Session 25 on Wednesday 1st July 2015

Time: 7pm to 9pm

* Please note DIFFERENT venue!

Venue: G511ERY 511 Seven Sisters Road London N15 6EP


Agenda

  1. General discussion (40mins)
  2. Academic paper - theory of political economy (55 mins)
  3. A4 flyer for Saturday 11th July event and next STTP video (20 mins)
  4. Planning (5 mins)

 

Session 24 on Wednesday 24th June 2015 - notes

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note both day and venue!
Venue: Upstairs at The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB
Agenda

  1. General discussion - current news in context (20mins)
  2. Video run through (60 mins)
  3. Academic paper (35 mins)
  4. Planning (5 mins)

 

Session 24 on Wednesday on 24th June 2015 – notes

  1. Power of Now. Zicek – The something of ideology. Better verbally – too academic. Debt the First 5000, series. Einstein – space to create. Jackson Pollock – dancer how he could move. Sat for weeks and then paint. Paul McCarthy – obscene (sh*t and bodily fluids etc.). The space in between. Technocracy. Duke of Bedford – absurdity of National Debt. Social Credit. Moral philosophy. NATO defence spending targets US, UK, Estonia and Greece.

  2. Video, siren in the distance.

  3. One section discovery and explanation. Second models/principles to avoid the problems of the present. Task to survive by using nature. Control access to nature. Das Capital – capitalism, what is it?

 

Session 23 on Wednesday 10th June 2015 - notes

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note both day and venue!
Venue: Upstairs at The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB
Agenda

  1. General discussion - current news in context (20mins)
  2. Video run through (60 mins)
  3. Academic paper (35 mins)
  4. Planning (5 mins)

 

Session 23 on Wednesday on 10th June 2015 – notes

 

 

  1. People have no option to do what they want. Collaborative art. Richard foreman – it's not new ideas but new spaces for ideas. Thwink – more of the truth will not do the job. Motivation.Borderline – when people will listen to you.City – crowdfunding. Slade – generation. Diogenes – Christian claims of exclusives. Tadpoles not knowing we have to become frogs. Medieval mind – BBC. Charles Dance. TTIP – IP. TiSA. QT – question TTIP Are trade agreements about Trade or destroying democracy, health and environmental protection.

  2. Characters from behind? Week of 22nd June. 11th July 2015. Hinde Street Methodist Church. Any Questions? Steve Bell – If chronicles. Iraq war. Shout it from the rooftops. Housing policy. Room full of houses – home owning democracy. Model houses. Text stories – from Janos. Leave with it under your arm. Banking system (BS). Actual meaning of a deed – to a house.

  3. Polemical paper. Binary economics. NCIA – commissioned – charitable. Commission on the voluntary sector. Academic bickering over minutae. Palliative and curative – curative art not palliative art. This is my thing. Energy needs to disperse into the world. Tracy Emin. Transformative art. It's about seeing it; hearing it; understanding it. V&A Japanese blocks. What is authentic. The Bussey Building 133 Rye Lane 1:30pm Sunday. Hierarchy. Murray Bookchin.

 

Session 22 on Wednesday 3rd June 2015 - notes

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note DIFFERENT venue!
Venue: G511ERY 511 Seven Sisters Road London N15 6EP
Agenda

  1. Printing workshop (40mins)
  2. Academic paper - theory of political economy (35 mins)
  3. Exposing the Dark Agenda Behind the "Resource-Based Economy (40 mins)
  4. Planning (5 mins)

 

Session 22 on Wednesday on 3rd June 2015 – notes

  1. Max Keiser on Potemkin jobs in France. Physicality taps into different parts of the brain. Team/collaborative project with a deadline. Driving the right. Laws versus rules. Freeman of the land. Princess Diana: Unlawful Killing – screening in England banned. People find reasons not to agree – picking holes. Edward de Bono - six hats. First industrialised – systems thinking. Identify what goes wrong and put it right. Urban living exposes to 50,000 mechanisms per day. Looking for what's wrong but not underlying causes. In the country less complexity – different approach. We've grown accustomed to looking for what's wrong rather than what to be grateful for. Happens in marriages/relationships. Memetic effect. Negative analysis. British most cynical. We revere the ultimate put-down. Withdraw consent. Resource tax – return components to an earlier stage? Beans tin, minimal cost of beans compared to wrapping and marketing. Conservation. Cedric Price architect – fun palace (Joan Littlewood). Never released any drawings – influence Pompadou centre. University cardboard doors. Hinge. Usual Suspects. Keyser Soze - abstract threat. Tatlin monument – 13 internationally. Creative solutions – cognitive processes which cause them to come about. Turning difficulty from into solutions. Trial and error learning as opposed to trial and success learning. Mechanisms lend themselves to trial and error whereas organism respond to trial success. Static systems information systems. Social systems. Solution – what is a solution? Problems which may have a solution within them. Cognitive process which we're not used. Focus on what's wrong not right. Following in process. Missing the alternatives – there are 360 ways of getting to Rome. Compass alternatives – four possible solutions. Education. When full grant was available to go to University failure (dropping out) was an option. Go learn and fail. Now a "gift" to get to university – narrow band of success. People can't afford to fail. Safety insurance. Beware – construction work in progress. Inculcate fear. 321 reviewing. Every event 3 things were right with it, 2 wrong with it, 1 to improve it. 8 drawings of the alarm clock. One journey envelopes. Folderlope. Home education. International. GEC Marconi. Chris will summarise these concepts as time permits.