Posts Tagged ‘print’

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: , , , , , ,

Plant 53

01/09/2014

Plant 53 – 2014 A mono print of scanned plant. A cubit of turf was taken from near the escarpment on Dollens farm, Sydling St Nicholas, Dorset. Out of the many thousands of plants within this cubit, 60 clumps or individual plants were taken and scanned in black and white. This is the 53rd plant […]






2014 | Prints, Works For Sale | Media: | Tags: , , , ,

Installation for Oppland Artcentre, Lillehammer, Norway

15/06/2014

Landscapes, The Social Construction of Nature and The Environment Curator – Patrick Huse The opening show of this new artist run gallery in Lillehammer. Inside: Chris Drury and Svein Flygari Johansen Outside around the town: Jannecke Lønne Christiansen, Anna Widén, Marit Hosar, Marit Arnekleive, Egil Martin Kurdøl, Ådne Løvstad. The Exhibition runs from 15th June […]






2014 | Exhibitions | Media: | Tags: , , , , ,

Cradle of Humankind

28/05/2014

While doing a residency at The Nirox Foundation, within the Cradle of Humankind outside Johannesburg in 2012, I asked nine people I came in contact with, to either write something about themselves,  hand written or typed, or  I interviewed them and transcribed the interview from notes. I took a photograph of each of the nine […]






2014 | Prints, Text & Words | Media: , , , | Tags: , , , ,
Land Water Vessel and Looking North

Land Water and Language

05/09/2011

Taigh Chearsabghagh Museum and Arts Centre, North Uist, Western Isles – 4th September – 30th October 2010 Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Sleat, Isle of Skye – 27th November 2010 – 5th March 2011 Dovecot, Edinburgh – 5th August  – 5th September 2011 Funded By Taigh Chearsabhagh and Creative Scotland, curated by Andy Mackinnon The project began […]






2011 | Exhibitions | Media: , , , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Mushroom Cloud

05/07/2010

An installation in The Malga Costa barn, Arte Sella, in the Sella Valley, Borgo Valsugana, Italy, Funded by Arte Sella. A mushroom cloud of over 6000 pieces of dried fungi slices, sealed in acrylic and suspended between a steel frame and the floor on nylon thread – lit from beneath. Digital print in an edition […]






2010 | Photoworks, Prints | 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: , , , ,

Winnemucca Whirlwind

05/05/2008

Made for The Exhibition Mushrooms | Clouds at the Nevada Museum of Art in 2008 The work, based on a native basket design, was raked by hand over 18 hours, mostly by moonlight, on the dried out lake bed of  Lake Winnemucca and although it was placed the far side of the fence on Government […]






2008 | Photoworks, Prints | Media: | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Life in the Field of Death 1

05/05/2008

Made in Collaboration with Dr Lynn Fenstermaker, the work shows a microscope image of Microcoleus vaginata which is growing in the soils of the Nevada Nuclear Test site where 100 atmospheric bombs were tested. Next to it is an image from space of the that same test site. Microcoleus vaginata is a cyanobacteria, which were […]






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Life in the Field of Death

02/03/2008

  Life in the Field of Death 1  2008 Inkjet print, ed 3/6  410 x 610 mm. Collection Nevada Museum of Art and Desert Research Institute, Reno   Life in the Field of Death 11      Stenciled Nevada test site soils on the wall or on paper. Dimensions variable. Collection Nevada Museum of Art   559 […]






2008 | Gene Sequences, Mapping | Media: , , | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Under Sky Blu

01/03/2007

 Layered echograms from Flight G23, Inkjet print, 888 x 778 mm. edition 2/4, private collection and collection artist  This work is made by taking what is a linear cross section of an echogram over Sky Blu and layering them one over the other in Photoshop. The image is never anything you would see, it is […]






2007 | Antarctica, Antartica, Mapping, Prints | Media: | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Under The Ice, over the Unknown

01/03/2007

  Detail from Flight G23, Pencil and ink on an inkjet print on artists’ paper, 2060 x 870 mm – private collection  






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

Lake Concordia

01/03/2007

From Flight W34, Biro on an inkjet print on vinyl, 1306 x 1137 mm – Collection artist the ice here is 4 K thick, but where it meets the land which in places is hot, it forms lakes  






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

Explorers at the Edge of the Void

01/03/2007

Hand written text in ink on an inkjet print from an echogram of East Antarctica, on artists’ paper, 1060 x 2345 mm private collection Not long after I returned from Antarctica my wife and I were invited to CERN to see the new Hadron Collider under construction. The experiment, which is due to take place […]






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

Everything Nothing

01/03/2007

  Hand written text in ink on an inkjet print, from an echogram of East Antarctica, on artists’ paper, 888 x 778 mm private collection Antarctica is the height of nothingness and yet it contains everything, it drives our climate and has our history encoded in the layers of ice.






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

Above and Below Cararra Nunatac

01/03/2007

Sky Blu, Antarctica, Inkjet prints, one is a layered echogram from under the ice at Sky Blu.  888 x 733 mm Collection artist An echogram is a radar image of the ice and the underlying land formations. The equipment is attached to the underside of the wings of a Twin Otter, which will fly close […]






2007 | Antarctica, Antartica, Mapping, Maps, Prints | 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: , ,
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: , , , , , , ,

Rivers of Stone

05/06/2004

Inkjet print: 100 x 72 cm.  – ed. 1/6  






2004 | Photoworks, Prints | Media: | Tags: , , ,

Tumulus and Dew Pond

05/03/2003

Inkjet print in an edition of 6 – 68 x 50 cm.






2003 | Photoworks, Prints | Media: | Tags: , ,

Suilven

05/09/2002

Digital duratrans prints in light boxes. – 228 x 62 x 10 cm overall,  – ed. 1






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

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: , , ,

Spore Grid

04/05/2002

  35 R type prints on 2mm aluminium from 2cm spore prints on glass slides. 39 x 39 cm. each. Overall grid 194 x 273 cm.                                                           […]






2002 | Mapping, Mushrooms, Mushrooms & Fingerprints, Prints, Works For Sale | Media: , , , , , | Tags: , , , , , ,

Montalvo Fingerprints

04/04/2002

Digital print on archival paper of 24 fingerprints used in the wall drawing installation in the project called Whorls at Montalvo in California. – 66 x 36 cm –  ed of 26/36 –    






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

Hand on Heart

01/03/2002

monoprinted echocardiogram on watercolor paper from a digital print, with a finger print in iron oxides and blood superimposed.   140 x 200 cm. – Collection artist






2002 | Heart, Mapping | Media: , | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

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 –                               […]






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