The show opens with a bang! Britton Bertran's
car is hit and we are the witnesses.
And as you listen to this week's intro designed specifically to
irritate Duncan, pause a moment and say to yourself..."Seriously?
Episode 104?" Richard's parents have called us both to
mention how happy they are. Here we are poised on the cusp of
another Bad at Sports season and this week Duncan is joined by
friends of the show Lane Relyea and Claire Pentecost to
interview/interrogate French American Theorist and Art Critic Brian
As we roll over the two year mark we once again are faced with
questions about the Bad at Sports Project. We know what we
think but once again we want to hear from you. Please email
your thoughts about the show and your hopes for it's future to
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Piet Zwart Institute Bio for Brian Holmes-
Brian Holmes is an art and cultural critic, activist and
translator, living in Paris, interested primarily in the
intersections of artistic and political practice. He holds a
doctorate in Romance Languages and Literatures from the University
of California at Berkeley. He was the English editor of
publications for Documenta X, Kassel, Germany, 1997, was a member
of the graphic arts group Ne pas plier from 1999 to 2001, and has
recently worked with the French conceptual art group Bureau
d'études. He is a frequent contributor to the international
mailinglist Nettime, a member of the editorial committee of the art
magazine "Springerin" and the political-economy journal
"Multitudes", a regular contributor to the magazine Parachute, and
a founder of the new journal "Autonomie Artistique". He is
currently preparing a book in French, entitled "La personnalité
flexible: Pour une nouvelle critique de la culture."
Bad At Sports is a weekly podcast about contemporary art. Founded in 2005, badatsports.com focuses on presenting the practices of artists, curators, critics, dealers, various other arts professionals through an online audio format.