One week on from Interact. Not on the Art Map? Of course not. On the Hackney beach? Of course we are and getting ready for the art trail and then the Art Car Boot Fair and then…

  One week on, and yes, I will say so myself, I thought Interact was excellent, Sir Ian McKellen didn’t comment on his pasty or his pastry but he probably did as well, Marnie Scarlet got all brilliantly yellow, the neighbours got worried about the number of people showing up, there was interaction, cross-pollination, artists…

IS THAT HOW THE ART PRESS WORKS IN THIS TOWN?

Jeeez, I guess I shouldn’t really be that shocked, but did we really just have a so-called London-based art journalist ask us to pay her to write (what I assume would be positive) “critical reviews” of our shows at Cultivate? Reviews that she would then post up on the sites of various on-line publications that…