As part of the Sacconi Residency Weekend, I have been invited to collaborate for one of the events. I interpreted this as an opportunity to re-contextualise the listening experience of classical music. Using the acoustic nature of the medium of the quartet to its advantage by relocating the quartet out of the concert space and placing them directly into the forces of nature.
16mm film made on a Bolex cine camera of an extinguished candle’s last flurry of smoke…
B L A C K L I G H T | W H I T E L I G H … More
“River Song” was created to remember the swans who died in May 2018 and my dear Grandmother, Elise Florence Radcliffe.
Sketches of ideas for artworks in my notebook, 24th March 2018 Late at night on the 2nd April … More
photogram collage of the the shadow of the edge of water (meniscus). The drag of water can just be seen … More
experimenting with using shapes of light from the Enlarger (used for projecting through negatives usually).
Obscura, a photogram I made in 1999 in the darkroom in the basement of The Glasgow School of Art … More
Visual research as part of an artist’s residency at Boldshaves, near Tenterden, Kent.
Giving a talk about my art practice from my degree at Glasgow School of Art to present day, The Kirk … More
30th May 2014 As I embark on 10 days of forest life, I find I am interested in responding … More
Id primal reaction no.1 – released from ideas and conceptual structures; I express myself as simply and directly as possible … More
I found being in the forest scary, especially when sleeping there on my own, why? Fear of not seeing … More
As a continued route of investigation from my artwork Emerge in the Stour Valley Arts exhibition in Ashford (see below), … More
Using the space The Art Shack; the sound artist Gerry Kelly, and two musicians; Clive Fletcher on bass and … More
been listening to alot of minimalist music; Steve Reich, Brian Eno, Philip Glass and looking at the work of Agnes … More
moving image: smoke in projection series 1-4 (click to watch)
Open Mind – film for listening to
This is a photo (long exposure) of my shadow blocking the projection of the camera obscura in my studio. I … More
My studio is currently blacked out of all light, except through one hole. It is exactly the same as a … More