Life before Wikipedia: Encyclopaedia of 'not-always-expert' opinions
The Artist Information Company talks to artist Alan Currall. “I’d been working with ideas around the human need to find faith in some things in life, no matter how implausible, and our willingness to suspend disbelief,“ says Alan Currall. “I started to think about the total sum of my knowledge base and world view – how much of this was formed through pub-table conversations and the casual but confident proclamations of the people I’d grown up with. Encyclopaedia was a natural progression of this strand of my practice.” Read interview.