Artist in Glasgow. Into: The relationship between pop culture and so-called real life, regional glamour, hand-written text, fandom, public art, Hallowe'en. Contactable at clairebiddles@hotmail.co.uk

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    Sketchbook stuff as a result of listening to Rufus Wainwright, Leonard Cohen and Pulp in the studio, and a collection of pictures of foppish boys accumulated over the past week.

    — 14 hours ago
    #sketchbook  #drawings 
    Fashion Cultures in the Evening Times →

    Me and Mairi MacKenzie are in today’s Evening Times talking about Fashion Cultures and my Ms B Presents.. GLAM event - if you want to take part, I’m accepting proposals for talks and performances until Friday and there’s an artist fee, too. More details here.

    — 1 week ago
    #ms b presents  #glam  #glamour  #events  #roxy music  #David Bowie 
    Ms B Presents... GLAM →

    An evening of talks, performances and screenings on the fashion, fandom and glamour of 70s glam rock at The Corinthian Club, exploring the looks and fashion legacy of the likes of David Bowie, Roxy Music, the New York Dolls, as well as the fans who copied and adapted the looks for their own lives.

    Ms B Presents… GLAM is a Fashion Cultures event, part of Merchant City Festival at Festival 2014. Glitter and decadent dress are encouraged.

    — 2 weeks ago
    Call for participants:MS B PRESENTS… GLAMA Fashion Cultures event, part of Merchant City Festival at Festival 2014
 Ms B Presents… is a performance and lecture night, where a variety of interested/interesting people gather to explore a chosen subject. Ms B is preparing a special event on the fashion, fandom and glamour of 70s glam rock for Fashion Cultures at the Merchant City Festival on Sunday 27 July at The Corinthian Club, and is looking for people to take part. Ms B is looking for writers, performers, lecturers, historians, musicians, fans and other interested individuals to contribute talks, lectures, presentations and/or performances of all kinds, responding to 70s glam rock and satellite cultural happenings. Ideas to be explored could include..
The legacy of glam rock in pop culture and fashion today
Glam rock fandom and dressing up
Queerness and gender identity relating to appearance/clothing in glam rock
Performances/music inspired by any aspect of glam rock
A discussion of a particular look, band, video or performance
 …but any other responses to the theme are welcome.  All contributions to be up to 30 minutes long. A fee will also be available for participants. Ideas, proposals and questions to clairebiddles@hotmail.co.uk by  5pm, Friday 18 July.Visit the Eventbrite page for the event here.

    Call for participants:
    MS B PRESENTS… GLAM
    A Fashion Cultures event, part of Merchant City Festival at Festival 2014

    Ms B Presents… is a performance and lecture night, where a variety of interested/interesting people gather to explore a chosen subject. Ms B is preparing a special event on the fashion, fandom and glamour of 70s glam rock for Fashion Cultures at the Merchant City Festival on Sunday 27 July at The Corinthian Club, and is looking for people to take part.

    Ms B is looking for writers, performers, lecturers, historians, musicians, fans and other interested individuals to contribute talks, lectures, presentations and/or performances of all kinds, responding to 70s glam rock and satellite cultural happenings. Ideas to be explored could include..

    • The legacy of glam rock in pop culture and fashion today
    • Glam rock fandom and dressing up
    • Queerness and gender identity relating to appearance/clothing in glam rock
    • Performances/music inspired by any aspect of glam rock
    • A discussion of a particular look, band, video or performance


    …but any other responses to the theme are welcome.

    All contributions to be up to 30 minutes long. A fee will also be available for participants.

    Ideas, proposals and questions to clairebiddles@hotmail.co.uk by
    5pm, Friday 18 July.

    Visit the Eventbrite page for the event here.

    — 2 weeks ago with 1 note
    #ms b presents  #glamour  #glam  #roxy music  #david bowie  #call for entries  #events 

    Glitter Decks - Jim Lambie at Fruitmarket Gallery Edinburgh

    — 3 weeks ago with 1 note
    #jim lambie  #glitter  #research 
    Tinsel doorway, Armstrongs, Edinburgh

    Tinsel doorway, Armstrongs, Edinburgh

    — 3 weeks ago
    #glitter  #tinsel  #research 

    Lovely design for the Tour de France Grand Départ 2014 around Leeds.

    — 4 weeks ago
    #tour de france  #the north  #text  #signs  #research 

    Acid brights, sequins, feathers and Cher - Gypsies, Tramps and Weaves project by Fashion + Textiles student Kelsey Ferguson at The Glasgow School of Art Degree Show 2014 

    — 1 month ago with 1 note
    #cher  #fashion 
    Luss Glass Studio, Argyll & Bute, Scotland

    Luss Glass Studio, Argyll & Bute, Scotland

    — 1 month ago
    #research  #Signs  #text 

    Beautiful luxe details from Inverary Castle

    — 1 month ago
    #inverary castle  #research 
    I love this candy disco wall by Scissor Kick, spotted in The City vintage shop in Glasgow.

    I love this candy disco wall by Scissor Kick, spotted in The City vintage shop in Glasgow.

    — 1 month ago with 1 note
    I am totally in love with this work by Ailsa Sutcliffe <3

    I am totally in love with this work by Ailsa Sutcliffe <3

    (Source: a-sutcliffe)

    — 1 month ago with 1 note

    Irregular Regulars by Ryan McGinley - photographs of Morrissey fans during the singer’s concerts in Mexico, the US and the UK.

    — 1 month ago with 1 note
    #morrissey  #research  #fandom