writing about the site and showing the site let the site be two different things. in the writing (in situ and in memory) the string with its objects, my presence and that of others are foregrounded. this is the site in full view. can you see it? what other foregrounding of objects and presence can […]
Noone had come past since I walked up this path a few hours ago. And still: as soon as I placed the string across the path I became anxious that someone would come by and discover my little personal performance. Also: I had simply blocked the path with a string and things hanging off it […]
while searching bookshop postcard walls in vain for someone else, i found this goat and was reminded. reminded of the project task for the year: person-making. picasso’s goat as assemblage of stencil and gypsum seems to indicate the errands and errors of the project thus far: i saw and took it for a stencilled […]
mythology encaged. my relationship to mythology firmly located in 30 years ago and a contemporary form, i was taken by surprise in my discovery: the draw to the birds of prey made me greet Greek mythology in flesh. the Harpy Eagle, apex predator, a human face and an eagle body. feeding to take place with […]
offline i’m concerned with memory pieces: like this one that multiplies a cyclamen alongside a bowl rubbing. it’s ‘still life with significant objects’ in course note speak. it’s also my grandparents’ living room thirty years on. not sure where its graphitey flatness may take me. back in time? or forwards? or just a little circle?
a slither of memory from my 9-year old self. how could i have forgotten: the magic of leaving one’s body; becoming a raven; and of time moving at different speed in different places. do not be fooled by the sunny clunky animation; but above all: do enjoy this weekend.
an afternoon sunlight shows up all and nothing: the growing chillies, the decaying apples, a bit of forgery and plenty of still life. the motion of it all outside the frame.