Category Art, Space and Nature

Don’t Anthropomorphize – Phytomorphize!

‘To learn what else they’re capable of, we have to stop anthropomorphizing plants, said Baldwin, who is now at the Max Planck Institute in Germany, and try instead to think like them, to phytomorphize ourselves. Imagining what it’s like to be a plant, he said, will be the way to understand how and why they […]

Claudia Comte: I Have Grown Taller From Standing With Trees

At the Copenhagen Contemporary, Claudi Comte has just opened her new piece I Have Grown Taller From Standing With Trees. This exhibition is displayed in the main exhibition space at the CC and  features several 6meter tall logged and stripped Spruce Trees. Depicting a kind of forest, the ‘spruce trees are positioned along a grid […]

picnics under the treeclouds

Recently I was in the highland again. This was the first time since my TreeCloud revelation. We packed our rucksacks with picnic foods, cameras, jumpers, water, sketchbooks, sound recording equipment and walked up to the Caledonian Forest up in the Rannoch Blackwood’s by Loch Rannoch. We thought that we would know when we got to […]

ECCI Brainstorm

Algae – studying different types of algae Spiraline – Plant- TEA? farms – easy way to help with malnutrition Bees – bee farm Hotel for birds Gardens – the reflect the ‘fashion’ of the times Urban Gardening – Natalie Jerimenko   Garden Idea for the final piece at ECCI Art/Farming everyone contributes their own piece […]

‘b e t w e e n’ at Tent Gallery

Originally posted on Art, Space + Nature Blog:
The first exhibition of the new and continuing MA/MFA Art Space and Nature took place on Thursday 22 October. Performance, installation and language combined to form an exhibition of work on the spaces in between things, the shadow, in all its dimensions.

STRAVAIG : an exhibition of wanderings, 9 December

Originally posted on Art, Space + Nature Blog:
Photographs from the opening of the exhibition ‘STRAVAIG’.  From the Scots [to wander, roam, traverse] ‘STRAVAIG’ is an exhibition of material wanderings from all current Art Space and Nature MAFA students. ? ?

ECCI Alliance

One of the projects am in involved with this semester is a project that allows me to work with the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation. (ECCI). Coming from a sound perspective I think that something quite interesting could come out with this new alliance. The idea of the ECCI is to bring people together from […]

Art Space and Nature, and Research

I am now turning what was my university blog into a place for me to put all my research as well as other interesting things I come across. Although it will predominantly will feature a lot of ongoing Postgraduate work I am doing at the moment, this site will hopefully become a catalog and a […]

Thought Process behind TreeClouds

The last exhibition that feature work by Teddy Hunter was STRAVAIG. This exhibition featured work that was still in the process of development. Our gallery space in the studio of my course – Art, Space and Nature – is named the Tent Gallery. In this space, our program of 9 students, we able to exhibit […]