After a long time putting it off I recently revamped my art website (www.joe-simpson.co.uk), it’s now all neat and tidy and I’d quite like to keep it that way. So this blog is supposed to be kind of an open scrapbook where I’ll write about projects in development, post new paintings and videos – and more realistically I’ll probably mostly be unloading a large helping of neurotic ramblings and concerns. I did think about getting myself a Twitter, but remembered a history of bad text messages that suggest I’m not great at expressing myself in 120 characters and decided it may be best to stay clear.
In case you’re wondering where the title comes from, it’s taken from Dave Eggers’ book ‘A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius’. I’ve been fond of the title for a while and thought it would be quite fitting.