Category Art

Presence: Succulent, Foliage, Leafy Plants and House Plants

Over the last couple of days it has really come to my attention how much plants effect each other. It’s been really difficult programming the plants because some of them are so unpredictable and erratic. The data voltage coming in is fluctuating so much that it is actually really difficult to work with. I am […]

Sector Mapping + Ecological Sound Artist

I’ve done a bit of work on sector mapping in the past but I still don’t think I have fully engaged with target audience as such. I have recently understood my arts practice as being within the Ecological Sound Art sector. This may not necessarily be a standalone field in it’s own right but I […]


The definition of Earthworks: Earthworks are engineering works created through the processing of parts of the earth’s surface involving quantities of soil or unformed rock. Land art is also commonly knows as Earthwork, Environmental art, or Earth Art. It is an art movement that emerged from the 1960’s. Possibly one of the most famous earthworks […]

Ólafur Elíassson

Ólafur Elíasson is a light installation artist. I think what is really interesting about him  and his work is how he looks at space and how he looks the relationship between the audience and the artwork to understand what kind of questions they will ask themselves when they are with the work. The pieces that […]

Katie Paterson – Future Library (2014 – 2114)

The Future Library is a project designed by artist Katie Paterson. What I think is so interesting about Katies work is that she is able to condense such large concepts about space and time within her art to make them simple to see and understand. The forest is based in Nordmarka, a forest region north […]

Envelop: Recording Ambisonic File

Instructions for Recording Beneath the metering is the recording section. The E4L Master Bus can record and save multi-channel AIFF files containing the Ambisonics audio. These files can later be played back using the E4L B-Format Sampler or other Ambisonics software. To record Ambisonics audio: First, ensure that Live playback is stopped (the controls are disabled while playback is […]

Joan Mitchell – Painter

“Abstract is not a style. I simply want to make a surface work. This is just a use of space and form: it’s an ambivalence of forms and space.” Joan Mitchell is an American Painter and Print Maker and was said to be one of the last bstract impressionists. Working at the same time as […]

Last Night’s Ideas and Installation Thoughts

I have been thinking about an installation that I could produces as part of MA and in general a project that I think would be super interesting to develop as part of my Major Creative Music Practice Project. After reading a paper titled Site-Specific Soundscape Designs for the Emergence of Sonic Architectures by Jordan Lacey, I have […]

Cheltenham Arts Council Funding

Today I received an email from Cheltenham Arts Council regarding funding and space enquiry. The Cheltenham Arts Council is a registered charity that supports and promotes voluntary arts societies in Cheltenham and  currently have over 60 member societies.   The awarding of grants are to member societies only, and the funding for this comes from two […]

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