Head of art
Bartle Bogle Hegarty
(020) 7734 1677
60 Kingly Street, London, W1B 5DS
The same day as the first detonation of a thermo-nuclear bomb
The unpredictability of the unfolding day.
Remembering to take one's full annual holiday entitlement.
"If you're not in love with, and excited by, your idea, how do you expect anyone else to be?" – Bob Gill, of Fletcher Forbes Gill (visiting tutor at Central Art College, a long time ago).
I've been 21 twice already.
Being surrounded by extraordinary, talented souls.
I do remember moments of utter embarrassment as an altar boy trying manfully to light the candles at High Mass in a draughty old church with a flaming taper atop a 15ft wooden pole in front of a 500-strong, sniggering congregation.
Five minutes ago, looking at the new video by Yellowwire, screenprinted laboriously frame by frame by one of my favorite illustrators, Jimmy Turrell.
Fresh figs, wooden canoes, Hawaiian music, a good, well-thrown pot, new paintbrushes and Swedish lakes.
An HP Designjet 3D printer.
Sold my collection of Keith Murray vases ten years ago.
An unfailing ability not to let other folk finish a sentence.
An expert at knapping perfect replicas of neolithic flint tools.