31 May 2017 | Jack Lowe

Imag(in)ing California: Farmhands

One of the most influential books I’ve read during my studies in Geography is by American professor Don Mitchell, discussing the California landscape. In it, Mitchell explains how the idyllic image of California as a place of beauty and opportunity mas...

31 May 2017 | Play the City Now or Never

Download and get playing!

Now that we’ve been to Cambridge Junction’s Watch Out and launched Play Cambridge Now or Never, the App is available in three places (Southend and Peterborough being the other two) Here are the links to download the app wherever you are: Go...

31 May 2017 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2017-05-31 11:59:00

ThreadandWord'Listening with our eyes''it is difficult to be responsible to an environment, if we have not first listened in to find out who is present'  J.E. Skinner.Our research for thewalk with #ThreadandWord, with its links to Cecilia Vucña's ...

28 May 2017 | Reading and Walking


In 1971, two oil tankers collided in the fog beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. John Francis, a hippie living north of San Francisco in Marin County, caught a glimpse of the aftermath: oil coating the shore and volunteers trying to save dying birds. Those sights affected Francis deeply. He decided that by driving or even riding in petroleum-powered […]

26 May 2017 | LucyFurLeaps

Kingston’s Apple Story, By A Michelson’s Seedling

Originally posted on seethingography: *Launching today!* Alison Fure’s Kingston’s Apple Story, By A Michelson’s Seedling,is the third chapbook to be published on the Seethingography imprint of Sampson Low Ltd. This colourful A6 pamphlet tells the story of Kingston’s orchards and apple growing heritage across 16 pages, squeezing in juicy chunks of local history, and the…

24 May 2017 | The Tour of All Tours

The Tour of All Tours Exhibition

The Bath Tour of All Tours, from 2014, will resurface shortly in the form of a piece of work in the exhibition Embodied Cartographies. It's been good to revisit the texts and to reassemble the performance within another medium. The exhibition is l...

23 May 2017 | Janette Kerr: Extreme Wave Theory Project

Arctic Post – Thurs 13th Oct Fuglefjorden – how darkness and light are bound together

--> Thursday 13.10.2016 Fuglefjorden - how darkness and light are bound together-2°C, 3m/s. Sunrise 10:11 sunset 17.15. 9-10 m/sA pre-breakfast Zodiac trip has been planned; it’s still dark when I arrive on deck. Can’t see any stars yet, a luminous green sea and dark land mass is silhouetted against the sky. The group of early-morning risers clamber into the Zodiacs, and travel out into a sea of ice, leaning out to push large chunks of looming icebergs out of the way. The sea and i...

23 May 2017 | ossjay

A tour of Eglwysilan common

The common land on Mynydd Elwysilan hasn’t featured enough in this blog except as a site of crime and conflict. It’s easy to forget what a wonderful asset Eglwysilan is, for cooperative commoners to graze their stock, for the public … Continue reading →

21 May 2017 | ossjay

Eglwysilan: more blocked access on common land

A couple of weeks ago, we went back to the top of Penyrheol Ely Road on Mynydd Eglwysilan common with another Bonkas 4×4 Wales working party.  Sure enough, there was again a distinctive pile of muck, boulders and wool on … Continue reading →

21 May 2017 | 33 Temple

Drawing Project – Working process

I edited together footage recorded during the recent drawing day on Cheung Chau and edited 2 short videos outlining the construction of two drawings.These drawings are the latest in an ongoing project that investigates the collaboration between a human...

20 May 2017 | exercises in being here

The happiness of solitude

I invited a man I love and hadn't seen for while to visit me, because he doesn't need me to be happy and I don't need him to be happy. In the afternoon a man showed up. I had met him that same morning when I drank coffee in a local café. He had been dr...

20 May 2017 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2017-05-20 09:34:00

 Walking with The Waste Land developing a walking collaboration with The Garden Gate in Margate.A walk in MayWalking with The Waste Land and the Garden Gate  Margate.“ a poem can be like walking down a street  and noticing things, extend...

19 May 2017 | Spaziergangswissenschaft

Lucius Burckhardt Convention II

Kassel. Die Lucius Burckhardt-Convention 2017 ist ein eintägiges Symposium zu Annemarie und Lucius Burckhardt, den Erfindern der Spaziergangswissenschaft, kuratiert von Prof. Martin Schmitz und Studierenden im Fachbereich Produktdesign an der Kunsthoch...