Mark Sheerin

Mark Sheerin

Mark Sheerin is a journalist and art writer from Brighton, UK. He writes for Culture24, Hyperallergic, Bad at Sports and his own contemporary art blog criticismism. This year he has also written for Art Quarterly, the Arts Desk and The Art Newspaper, along with the Learned Pig. He has a BA in English and Spanish American Lit, from the University of Warwick and an MA in Critical Theory from Sussex. Plus he writes short stories, and these have appeared in Litro, Metazen, Attic Press and Pages Of to name but a few.

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Twelve-Fisted Boxing Caterpillar

On my way back from the gallery I took a train and experienced the usual flicker of annoyance when the conductor began speaking to us as if we were in…