Artist | Photographer | Theatre-maker

PHO704: Sustainable Prospects

Direction

Direction Forward As I come to the end of the fourth module and consider where I am heading into the FMP, I feel it’s a good place to think about what I have taken on board so far, how I can reflect on the outcomes from this module and what I need to be ...

Oral Presentation – SP

Welcome to the Oral Presentation for the Sustainable Prospects module. This 7-minute video looks at where I am currently in my process as well as exploring where I am heading with the Final Module Project. You can download a transcript of the spoken word ...

Artistic Statement (of sorts)

I. Self. A journey Artist | Theatre-Maker | Photographer. “to know oneself’ The first words are the most important. They grab the attention, layout the landscape, expose the vision and define the argument. They are all inside. These theorists, writers, ...

Inspiration

Over the last 12 months, I have been focusing and exploring a number of practitioners and artists that are either predominately photographers or use photography within their practice. Below are a selection, with some interesting links to articles or ...

Something This Way Comes

The images below were taken as part of the weeks 6-7 Positions and Practices module in a collaborative project with Andy Thatcher. I find myself looking back at old content and imagine the story that is now contained within. Taken in November 2019, are ...

In 5 years time

“To be or not to be. That is the question.” My future is in development, and this is a question that I am considering a lot. There is a fine line, and a canyon size gap, between following your own path and being a sought-after commodity. I think it’s ...

Where I am heading (part 1)

My background, as I have mentioned before, was as a theatre director. I trained as an actor at Manchester School of Theatre in the late 1980s and then graduated with an MA in Theatre Directing from Goldsmiths College in 1996. That year, I set up a new ...

Research (part 1)

One of the observations in my feedback from the Surfaces and Strategies module from my tutor was to ask whether the direction for myself will be the pursuit of a 2-dimensional or 3-dimensional art form? Whether to stay strictly within the frame of the ...