Perils of internet dating
At the meeting, we spent over an hour discussing his writing.tackles the weighty topic of online dating through the eyes of a divorced mother of two, who reenters the dating world through a string of unusual Ok Cupid dates.I thought back to the white-haired gentleman at the bar who was easily old enough to be my father and shook my head. Over the next couple of weeks, Bob sent me several samples of his writing without a trace of any innuendo or flirtation.Eventually, we arranged to meet at a cafe near my apartment.
I reminded myself on a daily basis that life would go on. Maybe it was both, mingled with an insatiable curiosity about this easily accessible virtual world of prospective boyfriends.As a refusnik, the artist draws on these vicarious experiences and ten-digit handiness to craft an idiosyncratic exhibition of art referencing the online pursuit of a mate. Jae has decided to divide her show into two parts – in the first she will show her own work, while for the second fortnight of her month she has handed over to curator Gregory Hayman, who will show work based around the idea of ‘the uncomfortable’ by Jae and himself, as well as by David Kefford, Lea Torp Nielsen, Richard Sawdon Smith, Sarah Smith and Dominic Watson.