Jeremy Deller’s The History of the World: a cultural backlash

By Skye Sherwin

The artist’s 1998 work shows the genesis of Acid Brass, his 1997 exploration of the link between the miners’ strike and the crackdown on the rave scene

A screenprint from a flowchart by a champion of the overlap between the personal and the political, Jeremy Deller. It provides the backstory to his cross-cultural collision Acid Brass of 1997, in which he got a Stockport brass band to play acid house tracks.

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