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Nostalgia through dance

After speaking to Matti, the owner of Krouvin Lava about the waning popularity of Finland’s historical dance scene, yet experiencing something very different, I felt I needed to get a broader understanding of the scene as a whole. I spoke […]

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Destruction/ Physical Manipulation of Photographs

I am interested in the way in which Gerhard Richter created a vast number of ‘overpainted’ photographs.  These are categorised into groups such as ‘self portraits’ and ‘family’.  Each colour photograph has been overpainted with oil paint, and simply titled […]

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Deconstructing Objects

After researching Michael Landy’s Breakdown, primarily for my dissertation, I have become interested in unpicking everyday objects.  I found the processes Landy used to order, catalogue, destroy and document all of his possessions intriguing.  I especially was interested in how he kept […]

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The first dance

Since I am writing this blog some-time after my research trip, due to a hectic schedule at the time, there are some elements of my timeline which are a bit confused, though I kept a small diary while I was […]

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DYS PH ASI A

“Folklore and hearsay fascinate me, how the myths and legends of the past affect our world today. I love telling stories that hover somewhere in the hinterland between fact and fantasy, whilst scratching at the surface of a truth. My […]

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Event Exhibition

DYS PH ASI A

  • Now showing
  • Venue:
    Canolfan Maenofferen - Blaenau Ffestiniog Library
  • From:
    November 14, 2017
  • To:
    January 12, 2018
  • Location:
    Wales
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Documenting the clothes and the landscape.

Each time I explored an area of train tracks in search of clothing, I took a camera and a light. I had not done this before as I normally collect clothes without recording the environment. The decision to do this […]

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Workshop with MARCO Museum, Monterrey.

With help from the A-N Travel Bursary, I traveled to Monterrey in Northern Mexico, where I co-ran a four day workshop in one of Mexico’s main Museums of Contemporary Art, MARCO, with artist Marysa Dowling http://www.marysadowling.co.uk/ The workshop was titled […]

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A Q&A with… Helen Cammock, artist shortlisted for Max Mara Art Prize for Women

The artist Helen Cammock’s exhibition ‘Shouting in Whispers’ at Cubitt Gallery, includes an hour-long film of the same title that features historical footage of protest and explores the idea of multiple histories. Fisun Güner talks to her about photography, the importance of words in her work, and discovering the writing of James Baldwin.

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Couple dancing in rural Finland

Thanks to an A-N Travel Bursary, foundations were laid for a photographic project exploring Finland’s rich history of couple dancing. The first leg took me around Savonia in the east of Finland and this blog is a kind of unravelling of the people and places I encountered.

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The Moor

I have been continuing my work on my Moor series which was instigated by a trip away to Derbyshire. I’ve extended this remit to essentially include the more wildish aspects of the UK countryside as I normally spend most of […]

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Off The Shelf – Hull

Encounters between photographer Jerome Whittingham and the Hull Library Service, an installation of photographs.

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Los Desconocidos (The Unknowns)

In February I received the A-N Travel Bursary to enable me to return to Mexico where I began the first stage of a new major body of work.

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Victoria Rance : The Night Horse and The Holy Baboon
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Joanna Kirk Interviews Victoria Rance

Artist Joanna Kirk interviews sculptor Victoria Rance ahead of a ten-year retrospective of her work, ‘Victoria Rance | The Night Horse and The Holy Baboon’ to be held at The Cello Factory, Waterloo 23-30 October 2017.

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