Posts Tagged ‘mushroom’

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 […]






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Destroying Angel Nevada

02/03/2011

The work is made from two related species of desert plant, Lycium pallidum and Lycium andersonii, which grow on The Nevada Nuclear Test site, and which were collected for me by Dr Lynn Fenstermaker. Over 2000 pieces of this thorny plant are suspended on nylon thread within a Perspex box. 70 x 70 x 216 […]






2011 | Mapping, Mushrooms | Media: , | Tags: , , ,
Carbon Sink (floor) Wind Vortices and Dust to Dust, Ashes to Ashes (walls)

EcoArt

01/01/2011

Pori Museum of Art, Pori Finland Curated by John Grande and Pia Hovi-Assad. This was a survey exhibition with historical work (Smithson, Christo etc) with more contemporary artists around the theme of ecology.






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Cloud 9

02/03/2010

1760 small mushrooms suspended on nylon thread in a Perspex box. – 30 x 30 x 90 cm – collection artist






2010 | Mapping, Mushrooms | Media: , , , | Tags: , , ,

Boletus Circle

04/02/2010

Boletus Circle  Mud screen print on artists’ paper –  100 x 120 cm. – ed. 3/6 – Howling at the Universe, a homage to Kurt Schwitters, screen printed porridge on Black paper – 100 x 120 cm –  ed. 6 /6  –    






2010 | Mushrooms & Fingerprints, Prints | Media: , , | Tags: , , , ,

Dust to Dust Ashes to Ashes

02/03/2008

A Mural installation in dust from museum extraction ducts and wood ash – Dimension vary from wall to wall.  






2008 | Mapping, Mushrooms | Media: , | Tags: , , , ,

Moving Towards A Balanced Earth

01/01/2008

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa, Tongarewa, Wellington Installation view of Spore Waves a projection of a mushroom spore print onto the surface of a mirror pool. The pool has an electrical pulse going through it, which distorts and creates waves in the reflected image on the wall.  






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Amanita phalloides

02/03/2006

Amanita mushroom spore print on Artist black card with radiating lines of, hand written text in white ink. collection artist






2006 | Mapping, Mushrooms | Media: , | Tags: , , ,

SPORE WAVES

14/03/2005

A mushroom spore print on a glass slide, projected at night onto the surface of a small creek in Ohio, and bounced onto a stone wall lining the water. The image on the wall, with wave patterns flowing through it,  is filmed in low definition video. Looped video in 3 minute cycles. Edition of 6. […]






2005 | Videos | Media: | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Boletus Circle and Howling at The Universe

01/09/2004

Boletus Circle –  2004   Mud screen print on artists paper, signed and numbered. 120 x 100cm. Ed. 2/6       £5000 Howling at the Universe, A homage to Kurt Schwitters          2009 Screen printed porridge on black paper. 120 x 100 cm. Ed. 2/6  –           […]






2004 | Mapping, Mushrooms, Works For Sale | 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: , , , , , , ,

Destroying Angel Trinity

02/03/2003

Digitally printed mushroom spore prints and hand written words in white ink and pencil on canvas. In three parts, each 170 x 170 cm –  collection artist  






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Magic Mushrooms

04/08/2002

  Digital Duratrans from magic mushroom spore prints on glass. Placed in 5 windows in frames. – Dimensions vary Edition of 6 each – £3,500






2002 | Mushrooms & Fingerprints, Prints | Media: | Tags: , , ,

Mushroom Wheel

02/03/2001

Mixed media, hand written text and a mushroom spore print on paper, mounted on board in 12 segments. Specifically: – 365 found objects one for each day of the year on the two outer circumferences. Hand written diary entries in radiating lines from the central mushroom Spore print. 260 cm diam. 3 cm. deep – […]






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Rhythms of The Heart

01/03/2001

Monoprint from a digital print of an echocardiogram on canvas backed watercolor paper, with a rust spore print and radiating hand written text in rust ink, of all the herbs used for heart conditions, interwoven with a transcribed, Dictaphone diary of a 12 hour nursing shift on a cardiac ward at Conquest hospital, Hastings. 140 […]






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

Spore Grid

01/04/2000

    35 R type prints on 2mm. aluminium, from 2 cm. spore prints on glass slides. Each 39 x 39 cm. Overall grid – 101 x 81 cm – £18,000 available also as digital reprints in any combination –                               […]






2000 | Exhibitions, Mapping, Mushrooms, Works For Sale | Media: , , , | Tags: , , ,

Poison Pie

02/03/2000

Amanita muscaria spore print on black card with radiating lines of handwritten text in white ink listing all the poisonous fungi and their effect on the body.  – 82 x 82 cm  – private collection  






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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: , , , , ,

Nature Culture

02/03/1998

spore print with words in rust ink overlaid with Japanese tissue paper and black ink (Chinese character kokoro means mind / heart / soul).  made in collaboration with Myojin Ok, – 82 x 82 cm  – private collection






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Ink Caps

02/03/1995

Ink Cap 1  1995  –  Ink cap spore print and hand written text (ink cap) in spore ink on watercolor paper. – 56 x 76 cm Inc Cap 2  1996  – Ink Cap spore print and hand written text in Ink Cap ink on card.  – 56 x 76 cm. collection artist.






1995 | Mapping, Mushrooms | Media: , , , | Tags: , , , ,

Mushroom Circle

02/03/1993

Spore print and hand written text in radiating lines in brown ink on white paper. The text lists all the names of European brown-spored mushrooms. – 56 x 56 cm.  – private collection There is also a twin work with white spores on black card  






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