Posts Tagged ‘maps’

CEYLON II

23/11/2015

1 was born in Ceylon in 1948, the year of independence. Both my parents families worked in tea. My mother’s great grandfather set up Mackwoods – the famous tea growers, still producing world quality tea now. My parents left Ceylon in 1954 when I was 6 and I didn’t return until 1987 when I was […]






2015 | Mapping, Maps, Mushrooms, Text Works | Media: , , , , , , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Exchange

22/08/2015

EXCHANGE  – Fine Foundation Gallery, Durlston Castle, Swanage, Dorset, UK August 15th – 31st, 2015 The Exhibition is the result of two years collaboration between myself and Kay Syrad about 3 farms in Dorset for The Art and Climate Change organisation – Cape Farewell. The work is centred around a Leather bound A2 sized book, […]






2015 | Artist Books, Exhibitions, Mapping, Maps, Portraits, Text Works | Media: , , , , , , , | Tags: , , , , , ,

The Worm Forgives The Plough

15/05/2015

Made for the exhibition – Exchange. The work is comprised of a line drawn map of  Europe, Scandinavia and Greenland with John Morris’ fingerprint superimposed in Sydling earth. In the centre are two woven maps of Sydling St Nicholas and Europe pushed into a bowl. The fingerprint is plough furrow, weather isobars and a the close touched […]






2015 | Mapping, Maps | Media: , , , | Tags: , , , ,

EXCHANGE

16/03/2015

Exchange was produced in collaboration with Kay Syrad and was commissioned by Cape Farewell to look at sustainable ways of living and farming in relation to three farms in Sydling St Nicholas and Godmanston, West Dorset. The two farms in Sydling St Nicholas were Huish sheep farm and Dollens organic dairy farm. The other organic dairy […]






2015 | Artist Books, Mapping, Uncategorized, Works For Sale | Media: , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Rhone Camargue

02/05/2010

Found snake skin from the Camargue, on Rhone mud, on paper.  – 191 x 55 x 8 cm – collection artist






2010 | Mapping, Maps | Media: , , | Tags: , , ,

September 23rd 2009

02/03/2009

This work came out of a two day canoe journey with Andy Mackinnon across North Uist. It comprises a satellite image for that day over part of the Northern Hemisphere with the line of the lochs and the canoe journey superimposed. Digital print laminated on dibond.  120 x 120 cm. – collection artist






2009 | Mapping, Maps, Photoworks, Prints | Media: | Tags: , , ,
Albatross 1 2008

Albatross

23/01/2008

On my way to Antarctica on the James Clark Ross, albatrosses were wheeling about the ship. I asked the Met Officer on board, also bound for the base at Rothera, if he could give me a wind and pressure chart, pus a satellite image for each day I spent South. The idea for these pieces […]






2008 | Antartica | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Antarctic Winds 1

01/03/2007

24th & 25th January, Inkjet print on artists paper with pencil, 752 x 737 mm. – Collection artist






2007 | Antartica, Mapping, Maps | Media: , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Antarctic Winds 2

01/03/2007

 27 & 28th January, Inkjet print on artists’ archival paper overlaid with permanent ink on transparent film, 752 x 737 mm – Collection artist






2007 | Antartica, Mapping, Maps | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Time and Strata

02/03/2006

Gealogical and OS woven maps and earth pigment. Lewes – South Downs ,73 x 73 cm – two exist, woven in opposite ways – private collections  






2006 | Mapping, Maps | Media: , , | Tags: , , ,

Heaven and Earth 1

15/07/2004

UV sealed inkjet print from a satellite photograph, superimposed with a map, plus a background of lava dust in acrylic emulsion, etched down to the aluminium, all mounted on 16 sheets of 2mm aluminium. 200 x 250 cm.  edition of 1 – unique






2004 | Mapping, Maps, Photoworks, Prints | Media: , , | Tags: , , ,
Heaven & Earth

Heaven and Earth

06/07/2004

UV sealed inkjet print from a satellite photograph, superimposed with a map from a 6 day walk from Porsmork to Landmanlauger in July 2003. The background is made of lava dust in acrylic emulsion, etched down to the aluminium, all mounted on 16 sheets of 2mm aluminium. 200 x 250 cm Collection artist    






2004 | Heart, Mapping | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Volcanoes of Iceland

02/03/2004

Hand written text in ink, listing the volcanic mountains of Iceland, on an inkjet print of a map from the Landmanalauger area, overprinted onto an ink cap spore print and peat impregnated paper, with Lava dust in acrylic emulsion. 140 x 98.5 cm. – Collection artist






2004 | Mapping, Maps | Media: , , , , | Tags: , , , , , , ,

High Desert Winds

01/03/2003

Map of Leh area of Ladakh, inkjet printed over a pattern from a diagram of a cross section of the human heart, in rust on paper.  104 x 138 cm – Collection artist






2003 | Heart, Mapping | Media: , | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Heaven and Earth 2

05/07/2002

Inkjet prints from the land (Iceland) and from a satellite on the same day, UV sealed and mounted on dibond. 241 x 51 cm – Ed1/4  






2002 | Photoworks, Prints | Media: | Tags: , , ,

Four Scottish Mountains

02/03/2002

Enlarged fingerprint fragments in peat on watercolor paper, digitally overprinted with enlarged OS maps In four parts, each 100 x 100 cm – collection artist        






2002 | Mapping, Maps | Media: , , | Tags: , ,

Landscapes of the Heart

01/03/2001

An echocardiogram monoprinted onto watercolor paper and maps of the Pyrenees, which are cut into strips and woven into a bowl. 85 x 60 cm.   Collection Conquest hospital  






2001 | Heart, Mapping, Maps | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , ,

Rockies Karakoram

01/03/2000

Two maps overprinted with an echocardiogram, cut into strips and woven into a bowl, set within a larger digitally printed echocardiogram.   160 x 100 cm,    Wellcome collection.






2000 | Heart, Mapping, Maps | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , ,

Ceylon 1- 3

02/03/1999

A linen backed copy of 1945 map of Ceylon from Charles Mackwood, with spore print and radiating hand written text in ink of childhood memories. Ceylon I – 100 x 62.5 cm – private collection – Ceylon II  an enlarged  version mounted on 25 aluminium panels – each 64.5 x 40,100 x 62.5 cmoverall, 325 x 200 cm […]






1999 | Mapping, Maps, Mushrooms, Mushrooms & Fingerprints, Prints, Text & Words | Media: , , , | Tags: , , , , ,

WIND – North Uist

04/09/1997

CHRIS DRURY – DRAWINGS IN PEAT – 6 CARDS – peat drawings and prints – Edition of 100 – 32 left – £25






1997 | Books & Cards, Prints, Works For Sale | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , , ,