Have a Ball.
Art exhibitions are great and all, but they rarely provide you with an ample supply of fresh tennis balls. Well, thanks to David Shrigley, that’s all about to change. Get yourself down to the Steven Friedman Gallery near Oxford Circus to participate in Shrigley’s ‘Mayfair Tennis Ball Exchange’ and take a new fuzzy friend home with you. Typically touching the art is thoroughly discouraged, but in this case, you’re actually being encouraged to do so – just on one condition: you put a tennis ball of your own back in its place. I wish all exhibitions worked like that. I’d happily chuck the Mona Lisa in a duffle bag and replace it with a picture I drew of a horse friend when I was 3. The beautiful smell of fresh tennis balls has already dissipated and is being swiftly replaced by the hum of decaying plastic, so get down there ASAP before all the good balls are gone. I heard it’s ace.Read Original Story