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David Raymond Conroy — I Know that Fantasies are Full of Lies
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David Raymond Conroy talks us through his musings on self-reflexive advertising using a series of YouTube-sourced clips, touching on Hollywood, Roland Barthes, Cheese Burgers and Old Spice along the way.

This performance that deals with capitalism, cinema, fiction, Hollywood, lecture / talk, presentation, Roland Barthes and YouTube was presented at Spike Island, Bristol as part of ‘Rickroll’. Other artists included were George Barber, Jon Rafman, Marialaura Ghidini, Thomas Yeomans and Hannah Perry.