Tim Sandys is an artist in Glasgow, Scotland
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Writing

Decimocracy - an amendment to democracy

A polemic discussing a proposed amendment to weight voter influence according to demographic with a broader discussion of socio-political populism, electoral manipulation and democratic stagnation.

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Distribution Paintings - the mistrust of absolute truths

An essay discussing the research and development of the Distribution series - the allure of statistical data and the temptations of pseudo-profundity.

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Injury Claims Transcript 1 - Violence In The Habitat

A discussion between the artist and an injury-claims company - an incident involving professional jealosy and a non-human primate.

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Injury Claims Transcript 2 - Professional Animosity

A discussion between the artist and an injury-claims company - the artist pursues a claim after tumbling down a flight of stairs.

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Citizen (2015) - a discussion between Tim Sandys and Elke Finkenauer

Two artists discuss the actions that led to Citizen - secreting items attached underneath the cars of civilians.

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The Whole Brain Emulation Residency And The Simulated Artist

Anticipating simulated consciousness existing in an experiential temporal digital environment, questions arise concerning the nature of an artistic practice within post or trans-human futures.

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Commuter Transgression Protocols

Writing and discussion concerning deviance, morality, social acquiescence and art - informed by Commuter Transgression Protocols, a fictional document detailing means of disrupting train travel through increasingly severe methods.

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Selling The Air: The Art Of Juan Muñoz

An analysis of the use of form, figure, narrative and human presence and their concomitant display mechanisms that contribute to the overall experience of the works of Juan Muñoz.

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Juan Muñoz 1953-2001

An overview of themes explored and notable works by Juan Muñoz.

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Piet Mondrian: Pier and Ocean

A discussion of Pier and Ocean (Composition 10 in Black and White), analysing the seeming aberration in confidence and gesture between the twin arrays of horizontal and vertical marks.

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