There’s joy in repetition

There’s joy in repetition

I’ve been listening to BBC Radio Three ‘Night Tracks’ a lot while drawing recently. Yesterday on the programme I heard the replay of a live performance from a recent all-night live concert. It was a piece I know well from a recording I have on CD, by the composer...
DARK MATTER

DARK MATTER

During a residency at Timespan in Helmsdale between January and March 2015, I developed a body of work that embraced the darkness of the Northern winter. At the time, I wrote: “Dark matters. Winter at 58º North is a good time and place to think about this, about what...
THE CURATOR’S ROOM

THE CURATOR’S ROOM

In 2014 I received Scottish Arts Council Funding to make new work in response to Edinburgh University’s Natural History Collections. I wrote a blog, and took lots of photographs, and the final outcome was a photo-essay “The Curators’ Room” published at Terrain.org....
CONTACT

CONTACT

Photograph series, 84.1 x 118.9cm, 2008. This series of photoworks was commissioned by Perth Visual Arts Forum and installed as large format prints looking out from windows and bus stops around Dunkeld. ALL...
NIGHT NAVIGATION

NIGHT NAVIGATION

Video loop installation, 2004. Originally created for an exhibition in the Travelling Gallery, this work then went on to travel to Australia for my solo exhibition “The Subtle Ether” at CAST Gallery, Hobart in 2007. There it was installed as a large-scale projection...
ENCHANTÉ

ENCHANTÉ

In 2003 I was invited to carry out a residency in Montpellier, in the Villa Olga. The villa is a small house built in the 19th century by a wealthy businessman for his mistress, whose name the house still bears. This work was developed in response to spending time in...

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