: Culture Beyond Oil’ is a publication
that sets out to discuss oil sponsorship of
the arts. The single issue, limited edition publication
features artworks in dialogue with the BP Gulf of Mexico catastrophe
and articles that set out the compelling arguments for an end to BP and
Shell’s murky involvement with many of the nation’s favourite cultural
Each copy of this full colour 1000 limited edition will be numbered
and daubed with oil from Gulf of Mexico beaches by featured artist Ruppe Koselleck,
as part of his ongoing Takeover BP project, in which Koselleck sells
artworks to buy shares with the aim of ultimately taking over BP.
Platform, Liberate Tate and Art Not Oil, 2011. 94 pages, full colour, paperback, 23.4 cm x 16 cm.