New project – Nobody Everywhere

It seems quite odd that I woke up on the day before I hand in my final assignments for this MA having dreamt about a new project. The past two years have been a rollercoaster. The MA has been such a positive experience. It's had it's hiccups and I would have preferred not to have … Continue reading New project – Nobody Everywhere

Beyond the Fields follow on

Having attended the first day of Beyond the Fields at the End of the World Garden, near Falmouth, I came away with a feeling of potential. The event brought together scientists, theorists and artists to discuss the nature of transdisciplinary research and art/science collaborations. Arranged by artist Paul Chaney and scientist Lauren Holt on the plot … Continue reading Beyond the Fields follow on

Future opportunity

I have been contacted by St Ives student hostel Cohort to be a recommended photographic artist on their books. Find out more about the venue in the film below: https://youtu.be/VomaDOwjfos Co-owner Lee contacted me after her partner saw my promotion of Harena Now via the local CoAST (sustainable tourism) network. She explained that they both … Continue reading Future opportunity

Photography and activism

Harena Now takes a subtle approach to activism. It is non-documentary and does not depict the 'real'. You will not see a human face or an image of a human/environmental situation. This leads to the question, "How will it initiate an action?", if this is something I want the work to achieve. Firstly, there are … Continue reading Photography and activism

You won’t look at a carrot the same again

The University of Lancaster has discovered that the humble carrot, and other root veg, may be able to build the structures we need. Yes, a carrot. And their nano platelets. With funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 programme, the university has said that its research shows that these can  "significantly improve" the strength of concrete. … Continue reading You won’t look at a carrot the same again

RPS Hundred Heroines

What a surprise. I have been nominated for the Royal Photographic Society's Hundred Heroines campaign by my fellow student, Dayana Marconi. The website for the project states: To celebrate the centenary year of women’s suffrage in the UK, The Royal Photographic Society is running a campaign to honour one hundred photographic Heroines. The heroines will … Continue reading RPS Hundred Heroines

Second exhibition evaluation

I opened my second show on Thursday, July 26 at The Fish Factory in Penryn, Cornwall. I chose this space as it is a dedicated art space on the outskirts of Falmouth, which, in part due to the university, has a very creative vibe. The Fish Factory attracts people interested in creative pursuits through a … Continue reading Second exhibition evaluation

Source Magazine – Graduate opportunity

As the first cohort on Falmouth University's Flexible Learning programme, and with the end of the MA in sight, our group decided to take part in Source Magazine's Graduate Photography Online 2018 opportunity. This is a collaborative approach to gaining further exposure for our work. On the Source website it states: Graduate Photography Online has been running … Continue reading Source Magazine – Graduate opportunity