Faber to publish an autobiography of the COUM Transmissions and Throbbing Gristle member
Cosey Fanni Tutti is writing an autobiography. Out in April 2017, Art Sex Music covers the life and work of this famed musician and one part of the Nicholas Fairbairn iconically declared “wreckers of civilisation”. “It is the story of her work as a pornographic model and striptease artiste which challenged assumptions about morality, pornography and art,” says the press. Pre- publication events include a Q&A with Andrew Weatheral at Portmeirion’s Festival No. 6 (1–4 September), and one at London ICA with Maria Fusco on 26 October. The latter will coincide with an exhibition of Cosey’s original ICA prostitution magazine Actions and a screening of COUM Transmissions film After Cease To Exist.