TV on the Internet; Bergson Inside and Outside the Interface.

Earlier this year I wrote a text inspired by a 1980’s twilight zone episode called Wordplay. In it a salesman loses his grip on language, words stop meaning what they are supposed to and mean other things. Apart from being hilarious, it was interesting to me as it looks at what happens when concepts become… Continue reading TV on the Internet; Bergson Inside and Outside the Interface.

Fuera de sitio (Out of site) – José de la Fuente – Santander

I’m happy to have new work in Fuera de sitio at José de la Fuente in Santander. The show looks at how art can approach new modes of temporality, something which I’m obviously concerned with in my work. I’m showing Sequence of 18,802 Digital Images from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Online Collection (Photography, Images… Continue reading Fuera de sitio (Out of site) – José de la Fuente – Santander

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Scouse House – NORTH

An edited version of Looped Resistance Band Videos 1 to 5 is on show at North through October. See an early version here Although I’m no longer a co-director of MODEL, the existing co-directors have invited me to be part of the second iteration of Scouse House, the Liverpool Pavilion of North, alongside pavilions from… Continue reading Scouse House – NORTH

Looped Resistance Band Videos

So the investigation into visualising variability continues with these short videos of women demonstrating how to exercise using resistance bands. The stretch of the band is no different, for me to the expansion/contraction of the central ‘image’ in the Met work  of 18,000 images in size order (although nothing really expands, the screen is fixed… Continue reading Looped Resistance Band Videos

Distractions 1 to 4

For a good portion of the summer I’ve been exploring simple actions/reactions ‘mediated’ by objects. Now have a big backlog of footage that appears to be breaking down into short videos. Here is a short compilation of four. Part of the challenge, like working with a sheet of blank paper, tinfoil or a piece of… Continue reading Distractions 1 to 4

Reading Group: Quitting – Stephen Wright/Alex Koch & Brian Holmes

I’m running a reading group on the 24th of August at Bluecoat, and I’ve selected a text from The Piracy Project called ‘Quitting: A Conversation with Alex Koch on the Paradoxes of Dropping Out by Stephen Wright & Alex Koch with a response by Brian Holmes‘ (click text for link to pdf) I was in… Continue reading Reading Group: Quitting – Stephen Wright/Alex Koch & Brian Holmes

Scouse House – Nottingham

Fran Disley, Kevin Hunt and I are curating a show as MODEL called Scouse House, it is full of artists practicing in Liverpool right now. Featuring Catrin Davies & Lewis Wright, Dave Evans, Emily Speed, Frances Disley, Gregory Herbert, Imogen Stidworthy, James Quin, Jason Thompson, Joe Fletcher Orr, Joseph Hulme, Kevin Hunt, Leo Fitzmaurice, Linny… Continue reading Scouse House – Nottingham

Resource Reading Group: The Life and Death of Media by Bruce Sterling

I’m running a reading group at the Bluecoat as part of their resource show. It’ll access the texts from two of the shows archive, The Serving Library and and publishing’s The Piracy Project, that focus on how we can avoid the affective implications of digital media. We’re starting with Sci Fi writer Bruce Sterling’s 90’s… Continue reading Resource Reading Group: The Life and Death of Media by Bruce Sterling

Combines #3 – MODEL

Combines #3 Dave Evans / Erica Eyres / Bantam Lions / Preview Tuesday 9 September 2014 – 6pm till 9pm Wednesday 10 September – Sunday 14 September 2014 28-32 Wood Street, Liverpool, L1 4AQ