Monthly archives: October, 2013

Cuthbert Hamilton – A Puzzle

Cuthbert Hamilton was a signatory to the Vorticist manifesto in Blast, but is one of the lesser known Vorticists. He worked with Lewis on Madame Strindberg’s Cabaret Theatre Club decorations in 1912-13, and also worked at the Omega Workshops with Lewis and other future Vorticists. This picture, which has surfaced recently, is called Vorticist Nude,




David Bowie Blesses BLAST

I was pleased to hear a report from a trusted friend that David Bowie has listed BLAST in his favourite top 100 books of all time. I immediately googled to try to confirm this. I first visited The Guardian as a trusted source of news: unfortunately the ignorant journalist didn’t actually list the 100 books,