Rocks were gathered and royally mailed–circulated between myself in London, Jess in Aberystwyth and Julius in East Sussex. Walking is slow. The post slows it even further. They call it snail mail for a reason. ‘Long Shore Drift’ drifted on across an unseasonably warm June; a welcome excuse for a beach excursion (if the littered shore […]
Foreboding and 1.6 km drawingEmergency and 1.1 km drawing.
Walking advocates say the new transport budget is good news for safer roads and footpaths.The Government released the finalised Government Policy Statement (GPS) on transport funding this week. It allocates up to $1.1 billion for new cycling and walkin...
Samoan family walking clubs, a radical solution to a dangerous intersection and a hunt for the Gruffalo are among the winners of this year’s Golden Foot Awards. The bi-annual awards ceremony is held by Living Streets Aotearoa to celebrate projects that...
The western boundary of the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood in Manhattan runs up the Hudson River from W. 34th Street to W. 59th Street, parallel with the West Side Highway and on the other side of the highway, a sequence of twelve piers. The piers serve a...
Buffer and 1.9 km drawing.
This week I went to the ANZSOG Behaviour change in public policy masterclass led by BehaviourWorks. The two-day workshop aimed to help participants to use tools that can increase the chances of behaviour change in a target audience. The course focused on methods that could be scaled for projects of different sizes and with different budgets and was led by […]
Contained and 2.0 km drawing.
Hi Living Streets Aotearoa, Here is a PDF of the Directions story on Pedestrian Safety we talked about a while back when you came to visit.The readership of Directions has increased recently and the magazine now has a circulation of ABC Audit 643,522 a...
Living Streets Aotearoa executive committee member and former Wellington mayor Celia Wade-Brown says while some ideas, such as the walking school bus, were implemented here because they were proven to be effective overseas, others are dependent on the ...
Reunification and 5.7 km drawing.
A Compilation of Other Peoples Thoughts: Instructions. Score. Assignment. An abandoned elementary school just out of sight on the daily commute. Playing the lava game; don’t touch the sides. You’ll BURN. Circumambulating heritage’s perimeter. Gone too far on the edge of the world. A ninety minute walk along the cinder block walls (not pictured). In […]
A (dis)enchantment in Cheltenham walking in Pittville park with Cheltenham Tree Officer Chris Chavasse, a Speculative Art School...speculation... Walking slowly and at times without talking (the most difficult bit) considering the multilayered stories folded into this place and our entangled presence there. Huge trees from the original planting propped up and surviving. Old.Rattling notions of time and place and queering where is here...the stone itself. The pumproom built o [...]
On Saturday 23 June I ventured out into the wilds of District 12 in search of a new venue called A.Farm.The venue hosted an inaugural exhibition called 'All Animals are Equal' which featured work made by around 100 artists. I actually discovered that h...
Information and 1.2 km drawing.Flight and 3.2 km drawing.
During a June heatwave, a gentle breeze off the sea helps make a good day out with friends. Last Saturday was also special, because three of us were converging on the Swansea Print Workshop to become part of Rose Davies’ … Continue reading →
Green Park early on a May week day morning Impressions: Flowers, lush greenery, wild meadow, tourists, central London, royal buildings Question: If you are in an office for most of the day, how can you find a few minutes or longer to take a walk and spend some time with summer flowers? Find out more … Finding Time With Flowers in Green ParkRead More »
East and 3.9 km drawing.Expedition and 8.6 km drawing.
If you are lucky enough to be heading over to Durban to ISEA2018, try and find some time to check out Ancestral Journeys, which is being included as part of the artistic program. To date, Ancestral Journeys has been presented at: CSIRO Discovery Centre 2018 (AU) SCANZ2018, Parihaka (NZ) RIXC Open Fields 2017, Riga (LV) […]
The Reek and 23.2 km drawing.