Author: Manick Govinda

Manick Govinda is an arts professional, convenor of the Manifesto Club’s Visiting Artists Campaign and a co-founder of Artists for Brexit. He writes in an individual, personal capacity. Follow him on Twitter: @manick62
Follow Artists for Brexit on Twitter: @artists4brexit
November 25, 2018 / / Culture

We are living in a world where truth seems larger and more bizarre than fiction. The university – the institution where diverse, dissenting, critical and difficult knowledge, ideas, thoughts and perspectives should be freely and passionately debated – now seems like a utopian ideal. Safe spaces, trigger warnings on art,…

March 28, 2018 / / Culture

It has long been a curatorial fantasy of mine to organise a re-staging of a boxing match that took place in 1972 between the German artist Joseph Beuys, regarded as a giant of modern art, with a local art student of his.

February 27, 2018 / / Culture