Steven Watson started Stack back in 2008 as a quick and easy way for people to enjoy the best independent magazines. Every month, Stack selects a different magazine and delivers it direct to thousands of subscribers around the world. With so many great independent magazines around at the moment, Steve wanted another way to put the best print in front of readers, so last year he also launched Sampler, a weekly flash sale that drops a different magazine offer into your inbox every Thursday morning, giving 10% off the cover price. Here to give us a taster, Steve skims his shelves and picks out some of his favourite Sampler offers so far. h3. Steven Gregor: Gym Class Magazine
Contemporary art has long been (unfairly) the butt of “emperor’s new clothes” jibes. Are we being duped into thinking an unmade bed is art? Is a diamond-studded skull more than just a blingy diamond-studded skull? While these arguments have become so common that they’re incredibly dull, a new work looks to ignite the flame once again: a gallery commission where the artist has simply closed the institution for the entire duration of her show.