Peripheri.es – Mundane Audio

Peripheri.es has evolved into an online streaming platform that broadcasts what I have come to think of as mundane audio. This is often the sounds created by objects in and around my home or on the way to work captured in moments when the pressures of life have eased or have been momentarily suspended. It…

Peripheri.es #1

In early 2022 I was commissioned by Bluecoat to complete a piece of work I began in 2018, during a residency at Signal Culture in Owego, upstate New York. The partially completed work was a sleeveless denim jacket that had solar panels sewn onto the back to power a Raspberry pi, which then broadcast a…

Project for a New Physical World

“A shadow is a dark area where light from a light source is blocked by an opaque object. It occupies all of the three-dimensional volume behind an object with light in front of it. The cross section of a shadow is a two-dimensional silhouette, or a reverse projection of the object blocking the light.“ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shadow…

Radical Networks 2019 – NYC

It was great to get the chance to present a paper, Inforegions – Creating Infrastructural Communities, at this years Radical Networks in NYC. I was mostly reflecting on the surprising direction that the artist’s residency at Edge Hill station had taken me and looked towards bioregionalism as a way of processing the realisation that our…

Signal Culture – Owego NY

I got to spend two weeks as a toolmaker resident at Signal Culture in Owego, upstate New York. I spent the time working with flexible, waterproof solar panels, made by powerfilm, sewing them into a demin jacket, like a Battle Jacket, so they charge a lipo battery which in turn powers a pi zero, via…

Theorizing the Web – NYC

I was happy to attend Theorizing the Web at The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens. I presented a short paper ‘More is Not Less – Self Denial on the Internet ‘ on the Fiction, Fantasy and Faith panel. The paper works towards understanding how self denial works in relation to networked interactions.…