Grace Dent on TV: Grayson Perry tackles issue of identity brilliantly in new show Who Are You? We are all odd. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free! Huhne gave practically nothing emotionally to the project. Looking for some great streaming picks? Feel Good. “I can go out with the lads, have pints, get up, have a nice bacon sandwich... You can’t!” he said. She didn’t need to be down Ashford Designer Outlet Centre buying shoes. I wish we’d had longer to find out more about her journey with Islam, but the scenes where Kayleigh’s brother attempted to underline his identity as a British sort-of Christian were rather lovely. 6 thoughts on “ Grayson Perry’s Who Are You? To bastardise Ginsberg entirely: I have seen the best minds of my generation destroyed by the furious fight over gender politics. The Fantastical Factory of Curious Craft. A miniseries in which Grayson Perry makes portraits to individuals (ep. He was icy calm as Perry interviewed him pre-prison, and not remotely interesting about the experience afterwards. This depth might keep my mother happy, but as a self-confessed Twitter quasi-intellectual, when delving into “identity” I wanted more. Huhne’s greatest fascination, for me, is his patriarchy-bound self-assurance that he should be in charge of things at a higher level, in spite of the world feeling differently. 6 Episodes. Catherine May 31, 2016 at 3:44 pm. For deep thinkers, academics and ardent internet quackers, any discourse on “identity” can vacuum up vast hours of precious life. His weight has diminished. I could have happily watched an entire hour of Grayson and Rylan on a mini-break, breaking the back of Essex “lad” identity and the price of being a household name, yet instead we had condensed ideas and a quick throw to the “I’ve made you some art” format. We all could reveal examples of our strangeness or our silly, fragile egos, and Perry … 3) Grayson Perry at his studio in North London / Summer 2014 (Richard Ansett/Channel 4 images), Grace Dent on TV: Grayson Perry tackles issue of identity brilliantly, Apprentice candidates are risible masters of comedy, not commerce, 24 Hours in Police Custody is a close vantage point on 'evil', You may not agree with our views, or other users’, but please respond to them respectfully, Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory or inciteful language is not acceptable, Do not impersonate other users or reveal private information about third parties, We reserve the right to delete inappropriate posts and ban offending users without notification. It is fascinating to watch groups who one might think share strands of identity grow wild with anger towards each other over minor definitions. Title: (2014– ). Please be respectful when making a comment and adhere to our Community Guidelines. Oddly, this didn’t change her mind. Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? I wasn’t sure how Grayson, with his clay and paintbrushes, might cover the subject, keeping in mind that to a whole prime-time audience demographic, the fact that Jazz in episode one was born a woman and now identifies as a man would be wholly baffling. He’s a drab man – and the more Perry picked at his fabric, the more shades of grey and sludge he unravelled. 1 Episode. 1), to families (ep. At the start of 2017 artist Grayson Perry set out to make two artworks reflecting the two sides of the Brexit debate. Here’s Alzheimer’s, here’s Christianity, here’s Islam. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. Perry is the perfect foil to a person trying to pinpoint who they really are. With Grayson Perry. Some might say he’s on to a loser here. Allah didn’t care if she only had one pair. Grayson Perry: Who Are You? A miniseries in which Grayson Perry makes portraits to individuals (ep. I was just thinking that my office is very much more a representation of me than our living area which I think is the neutral zone.