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ORDERING THOUGHTS, SHARING IDEAS

It is so easy to under-estimate the value of public engagement in R&D – there’s no doubt I’ve been guilty of this myself and have been made to think more deeply about it. In the sort of research I want […]

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First Steps

  I am moving ahead quite quickly. Having decided not to apply for any funding for this project it has, by necessity, to be lean in its cloth cutting. Single camera – one to one is my preferred approach anyway. […]

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A very active Public/Private View

I was so privileged to show many friends, colleagues and arts professionals my work at an event I called Resonance, we had stunning weather and it began with taking visitors out in 2 rowing boats, 4 in each boat to […]

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Body Studies

During the course of the last couple of weeks its been apparent that my work has become focused on the body as a subject and medium. The space felt fleshy and I began thinking about bodily fluids and what the […]

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de-homing

It turns out that documenting the de-homing process of my own house is more interesting than showing images of de-homed houses I have no relationship with. So I’ve stopped viewing houses that are for sale. I’ve taken images of each […]

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Efficiency and Productivity

Great visit from Val yesterday based in the studio. Conversation was varied and ideas are developing. Val had sent me a PowerPoint ahead of her visit, and from the notes I recorded had extracted “ Efficiency and Productivity” and “Overall […]

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A Covert Operation

    A Covert Operation My first week on residency is a fairly covert one. I’m mostly in the background, in the corner, unnoticed. I was even mistaken for a student a couple of times. Café as Workspace I wanted […]

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A site-specific installation by Ellen Bell
Event Exhibition

MORDANT

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  • Venue:
    TestBed Oriel Davies Gallery
  • From:
    May 23, 2015
  • To:
    July 11, 2015
  • Location:
    Wales
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The Diminution, rescheduled…again

After having to reschedule my event three times due to health and safety issues, I held an open conversation and performance, the main of focus of my final piece for Degree Show. The conversation focused of power as an ever […]

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Studio

All things studio: individual, collective, critical, reflective.

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“I just want to make the work”

  AUDIOBLOG – Please click here I have on top of the cupboard in my studio an old grubby padded bra. I have stuck glass-headed pins into it in a floral pattern on the outside, as if beaded. The points […]

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Crossing thresholds

When Sonia Boué tweeted b/w images from the Oxford-London train of the globetrotter-suitcase and later her face she seemed a time-traveller from the 30s/40s, on her way to meet me at a flat temporarily located in 2014’s London (so I […]

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WE FEAR CHANGE: our new blog platform

I just posted a conversation, rather than posting in my blog, just to see how it works, and to see what sort of response I get…. https://www.a-n.co.uk/conversations/we-fear-change-our-new-blog-platform See you over there then? e  

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