Brigstow Institute Showcase

On 23rd and 24th October I presented the project to members of the public at the Brigstow Institute Showcase in Bristol city centre. These photographs show elements of the residency and how I chose to display them, to engage with public audiences.

Eleanor Antin ‘Blood of a Poet Box’ (1965–8)

This conceptual sculpture is a wooden box containing 94 glass slides of blood specimens collected by Antin, from poets and artists in the New York art and poetry scene during this period. The named samples include Allen Ginsberg, Carolee Schneeman, Yvonne Rainer and Allan Kaprow. Last week I had a meeting with two scientists in … Continue reading Eleanor Antin ‘Blood of a Poet Box’ (1965–8)

Blood Culture: installation Konteksty, Sokołowsko, Poland 2017

  Selection of works on tabletop (2017) top left: phial containing a PolyHIPE scaffold, used to replicate bone marrow in lab-based cultures of red blood cells, Biochemistry text book middle left: Biochemistry text book showing black and white microscopic photographs of erythrocytes, black obsidian mirror bottom left: fluorescent red acrylic disc, postcard showing black and white … Continue reading Blood Culture: installation Konteksty, Sokołowsko, Poland 2017

Spike Open 2017

Spike Island Bristol runs from 28th April-1st May 2017. This year I'll be exhibiting some work-in-progress from the residency and there will be opportunities throughout the weekend for members of the public to engage with the project, through Q&A and discussion. Come and find me in Studio 94!