Modern Art is Rubbish

Modern Art is Rubbish

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2 British Guys banter and chat about the visual and creative arts.


The Black Square in Art Ep 60
Jun 30 • 31 min
In this episode we talk about the art of the black square. Dating back surprisingly to the 17th century. The…
Aubrey Beardsley Ep 59
Jun 16 • 45 min
In this podcast we look at the life of the Victorian Dandy Artist Aubrey Beardsley (1872 – 1898) . Controversial…
Ganja Art Dogs & other news Ep 58
Jun 2 • 20 min
In this podcast we are talking about Ganja Art Dogs, A Picasso Lottery and 50 cent inspired artwork Picasso Lottery…
Alice in Art & Gallery Sitters MAIR 57
May 19 • 20 min
In this episode we go down the Rabbit Hole of art news. Talking about Alice in Wonderland and a man…
Bansky & psychic loo roll art Mair56
May 5 • 20 min
Toilet Rolls Firsts Marcus from the show talked about his artwork “The Significant Insignificant” , it was created in 2013…
Puppy lookalikes Mair55
Apr 21 • 11 min
In this news episode we talk of thefts, animal arty genetics, and present a couple of our favourite online arty…
John Lennon and Art MAIR54
Apr 7 • 19 min
Whilst we are all in Isolation thought we would take a moment to look at the art of John Lennon…
Naughty video & Toppled Heritage MAIR53
Mar 24 • 19 min
Naughty Petr Want to learn more about Petr you can check out our artists in danger podcast here. Easter Island…
Piero Manzoni MAIR52
Mar 10 • 29 min
We profile the fun, controversial, trailblazing and Influential Italian Artist! Brief Biog Piero Manzoni was born in 1933 into an…
Traffic Jams & Garden Swag MAIR51
Feb 19 • 12 min
In this pod we talk about a traffic hacking artwork and an art theft confession! We Confess! Two men have…
Rembrandt Rembrandt MAIR50
Feb 11 • 48 min
In today’s podcast, we talk about the great artist Rembrandt. He was a modernist painter before his time skilled in…
Smuggling Picasso, Gormley Selfies & Elizabeth Eade MAIR49
Jan 27 • 31 min
Today’s pod features a Billionaire who tried to take a Picasso out of Spain. Anthony Gormley gets upset about art…
Episode Art Episode MAIR48
Jan 14 • 17 min
In this Episode we talk about the Stories behind the Episode Artwork.
Last of the Year MAIR47
Dec 31, 2019 • 13 min
Last of the Year Featuring Yule Cats, stuck up bananas and Export Bans. Stuck up Bannanas In December this year…
Christmas Fun Edition MAIR 46
Dec 17, 2019 • 27 min
It is Christmas Time! Join us on our seasonal podcast for Festive Theft, Murder , Phil Collins and More! Phil…
It’s Gavin Turk MAIR45
Dec 2, 2019 • 37 min
Gavin Turk is a British Artist who was born in 1967. His work deals with questions like authorship value, and…
The Big Return Mair44
Nov 18, 2019 • 14 min
Tom is back and for this show and we have picked a few Art news updates. Bronze Bath Bonanza !…
Best of Bits Part2 MAIR43
Nov 5, 2019 • 17 min
In Part2, we pick more of our highlights from the last almost 2 years of Modern art is Rubbish. Fluxus…
Best of Bits Part1 MAIR42
Oct 22, 2019 • 21 min
In this episode, we pick some of our highlights from the last almost 2 years of Modern art is Rubbish….
Mirror Mirror MAIR41
Oct 8, 2019 • 18 min
Friend of the show Paul steps in to cover for Tom in this show. We bring you talk of Banksy…
Art News Cats & Toilets MAIR40
Sep 24, 2019 • 19 min
In this Art News episode we talk of Cats on the Underground, Private emails made public and stolen golden toilets!…
Modern Art can be Rubbish MAIR39
Sep 10, 2019 • 36 min
Trash Art, Eco Rubbish and confused Cleaners! Cod and Chips to Take Away 2008 Gavin Turk Gavin Turk has…
Bar Bought Rembrandt & Cuban Artist Arrest MAIR38
Aug 27, 2019 • 20 min
Bar Bought Rembrandt & Cuban Artist Arrest MAIR38 We bring you 2 art stories, one featuring a Mystery Rembrandt…
Basquiat Art Rockstar MAIR37
Aug 13, 2019 • 36 min
In this we episode talk about the Neo Expressionist and Titan of Painting Basquiat. Early years Born 1960 his…
Art News Asphalt Accidents & Italian Art First MAIR36
Jul 30, 2019 • 13 min
Art News Asphalt Accidents & Italian Art First MAIR36 In this short holiday episode we bring you 2 stories,…
Lipstick Skin & Drawers MA Brighton Show MAIR35
Jul 16, 2019 • 37 min
It’s our yearly review of the Brighton MA show time. We will bring you artworks involving subjects as diverse as…
Olitski’s art blag & memories with Kate Sherman MAIR34
Jul 1, 2019 • 32 min
In this podcast, we talk about the great Jules Olitski and how he blagged his way into the art…
Brighton Uni Show Review 2019
Jun 18, 2019 • 41 min
It is time for our yearly review of the Brighton Uni Degree art show. In this pod, we bring you…
Amazing inflatables & Filthy Luker MAIR32
May 30, 2019 • 38 min
In this Episode, we have an interview with the co-creator of amazing inflatable works, Filthy Luker. Filthy Luker is a…
Rodin Ripoff Car Boot Picasso Pod Mini MAIR31
May 21, 2019 • 16 min
In this podcast mini, We Talk of Rodin Ripoffs, Car Boot Picasso and Spirit Sculptures Rodin Fakes After 18…
Madonna and Madonnas MAIR30
May 6, 2019 • 36 min
In this Episode, we look at art featuring Madonna (Mother of Jesus) and Madonna (Madge) the Pop Star! The Virgin…
The persistence of Salvador Dali MAIR29
Apr 23, 2019 • 54 min
Dali was a showman and master of publicity, who was famous for his Dreamscapes featuring his anxieties and fears. Join…
Madame Du Frack Crab sticks and other art Gems! MAIR28
Apr 9, 2019 • 48 min
This celebration mix of Art, features Mystery concepts, Conversations captured, Artists outside of time, Blowups on Buildings and some Fracking…
Art News -Blue Paint-Big Trump-Fake Theft MAIR27
Mar 26, 2019 • 17 min
Art News -Blue Paint-Big Trump-Fake Theft Today in this Mini Episode we will be looking at a lawsuit involving…
Pt 3 USA Dada Paris and the End of Dada MAIR26
Mar 12, 2019 • 51 min
USA Dada Paris and the End of Dada MAIR26 In the Final Part 3 of our Dada podcast, we…
Part 2 Mocking Shocking Dada MAIR25
Feb 26, 2019 • 38 min
Part 2 Mocking Shocking Dada MAIR25 Join us for Talk of Typewriter Races, Pigs in uniform, Machine heads and much…
Part One Into Dadaism MAIR24
Feb 12, 2019 • 31 min
Part One Into Dadaism MAIR24 Crazy, absurd, violent, mocking join us on a journey into DADAISM! Dada is a crazy…
Carsten Höller and The Art of Fun MAIR23
Jan 29, 2019 • 30 min
Carsten Höller and The Art of Fun Slides and fairground rides, disorientating and psychedelic, are just one of the art…
Art and Bathtubs MAIR22
Jan 15, 2019 • 31 min
Art and Bathtubs In this episode, we talk about topics including Murder in Baths, Glass Baths and Baths of…
Review of the Year 2018 Part 2 MAIR21
Jan 1, 2019 • 24 min
Review of the Year 2018 Part 2 This year in review is filled with, a planted Picasso, a delivered Degas,…
Review of the Year 2018 Part 1 MAIR20
Dec 18, 2018 • 36 min
Review of the Year 2018 Part 1 Featuring Pyramid Sex, Vandalised Hot dog Sculpture, DNA Music Albums and more! Should…
Martin Creed Bells Balloons and Bulbs MAIR19
Dec 4, 2018 • 33 min
Martin Creed Bells Balloons and Bulbs! Martin Creed is a multidisciplinary artist, his works include video, drawing, sculpture and music….
Sounds of Modern Art is Rubbish Special Mini Ep 2
Nov 20, 2018 • 14 min
Sounds of Modern Art is Rubbish Special In this Special episode, we will quiz you with some sounds of Modern…
Fair Use or foul – artists in copyright court -MAIR18
Nov 6, 2018 • 28 min
Fair Use or foul, artists in copyright court Think artists can just copy and utilise what they want, think again!…
Spooky Art Special-MAIR17
Oct 23, 2018 • 27 min
As Halloween approaches in this scary special, you will be spooked by things like Smoking Skeletons, Cannibal Gods, and Sculpture…
Mona Lisa is that is what they call you?-MAIR16
Oct 9, 2018 • 40 min
Mona Lisa is that is what they call you? In this episode, we talk about the Mona Lisa. Who…
King of Wrap – Christo and Jeanne-Claude MAIR15
Sep 25, 2018 • 38 min
King of Wrap – Christo and Jeanne-Claude The outdoor work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude transformed the way we view…
Loving Vincent and Impersonating Banksy Micro Ep 1
Sep 11, 2018 • 10 min
Loving Vincent and Impersonating Banksy Micro Ep 1 In this very short Micro Podcast Episode. We talk about Loving…
Endure this! the art of Endurance-MAIR14
Aug 28, 2018 • 26 min
Endure this! the art of Endurance Artists inside a rock, chained to marble, living in a locker and more. These…
Blue is the Artiest Colour – MAIR13
Aug 14, 2018 • 40 min
Blue is the Artiest Colour Join us on a trip into the wild blue art yonder, from ancient stones to…
Mini Tiny Teeny Art and Masters Degree review – MAIR12
Jul 31, 2018 • 24 min
Mini Tiny Teeny Art and Masters Degree Review – MAIR12 This week we celebrate the world of tiny and…
Babies in Art Special-MAIR11
Jul 17, 2018 • 38 min
Babies in Art Special Babies in Art? This episode will feature talk of Giant Babies, Medieval Man Babies, Military…
Special Review of Brighton Uni Show 2018 MAIR10
Jul 2, 2018 • 25 min
Special Review of Brighton Uni Show 2018 In a change to the normal podcast, Tom, Marcus and friend of the…
Fluxus and a bit of Yoko-MAIR09
Jun 19, 2018 • 23 min
Fluxus and a bit of Yoko Today we are looking at Fluxus a playful 1960’s radical experimental movement. It was…
Painterly Politicians-MAIR08
Jun 5, 2018 • 25 min
Painterly Politicians In this episode, we will take you on a journey of painterly politicians. Looking at works with a…
Van Gogh Boy to Man-MAIR07
May 22, 2018 • 29 min
Van Gogh Boy to Man In this episode we delve into the mind of Van Gogh, ask the questions…
Fake-and-Forge-it-MAIR06
May 8, 2018 • 32 min
Fake and Forge it! We dip our foot into the world of fakes and forgeries. From Michaelangelo Renaissance scams to…
Artists who courted controversy-MAIR05
Apr 24, 2018 • 28 min
Controversy In this episode, we take you on a short journey of some Artists whose work courted controversy. From…
Maurizio Cattelan-Houdini of the art world-MAIR04
Apr 10, 2018 • 36 min
Maurizio Cattelan In this podcast we will be focusing on Maurizio Cattelan, the “Houdini” of the Art World, always escaping…
Artists in Danger-MAIR-03
Mar 27, 2018 • 53 min
In this episode, we pick several of our favourite artists that put themselves in danger. Putting their own bodies sometimes figuratively…
Artists who vandalise, vandalism as art? – mair02
Mar 12, 2018 • 43 min
There have been quite a few artists who have vandalised other works and then called it art. We will be taking…
Intro and a dash of Duchamp’s toilet – mair1
Mar 3, 2018 • 9 min
Marcel Duchamp the Man and his “Arty” Urinal It is very hard to talk about a lot of Modern Art…