Within striking distance of Hebden Bridge, as dusk falls, accompanied by his dog Freda, radio producer, presenter and writer, Horatio Clare takes Andrew Stuck on a ‘slow walk’ close to his home in an area known as Hard Castle Crags. The sky above us fills with insects and the birds and bats that feed on them. […]
Revisit and 4.4 km drawing. Result and 2.6 km drawing.Formality and 2.9 km drawing.
By any other and 4.5 km drawing.Technical failure and 3.0 km drawing.
New layer and 3.4 km drawing.
We have just returned from a wild weekend at the Bamff beaver project in Perthshire. Bamff hosts the longest established population of reintroduced beavers in Scotland and is located amidst the growing population of beavers in the Tay valley. The Ramsay family, who own the estate, are key players in current debates about beaver…
Der Klassiker der Ugliest City Tours – ein ausgedehnter Spaziergang durch die Innenstadt von Ludwigshafen zu den vermeintlich schrecklichsten Orten der angeblich hässlichsten Stadt dieses Landes. Vorbei an peinlichen Bausünden, ödem Leerstand und drast...
Fleetingly and 4.0 km drawing.
Visitation and 4.6 km drawing.
We know that you walk to work as often as you can but this make a real effort to do that.Click here for details of this Walk2Work day
Caffeinated and 2.0 km drawing.Deerly and 4.9 km drawing.
Regular readers will know of earlier reviews of Mr Robert Fripp's current ensemble: Aylesbury, September 2015. Aylesbury, September 2016. Liverpool, November 2018. so please take comments therein as read, and I will add an incremental review from the R...
I had been considering the potential elements for a new performance within the pages of one of my notebooks and it was earlier this month during a trip to see my parents in the UK that the opportunity came to bring this piece to completion.The world to...
Appearance and 2.6 km drawing.Velvet and 3.9 km drawing.
I often feel nostalgic, sometimes for a past I’ve never experienced. I am nostalgic for a world where the concentration of carbon in the atmosphere is less than 405 parts per million, for instance. I’m nostalgic for a world when southern Saskatchewan was still grassland, a time before settlers arrived (which would mean that, as […]
As I’ve been working on this project, I’ve occasionally read things that made me stop and wonder how I’ve managed to do anything without having already read that text. One example of a text with that kind of power is Phil Smith’s book, Walking’s New Movement: Opportunities, Decelerations and Beautiful Obstacles in the Performances, Politics, […]
Tina Richardson’s anthology Walking Inside Out: Contemporary British Psychogeography is one of the many books to which Phil Smith refers in Walking’s New Movements, his important discussion of walking as an aesthetic and political practice. I’m not a psychogeographer, but anyone who engages in what Smith calls “non-functional” walking needs to come to terms with […]
Flowering and 2.4 km drawing.Further and 1.9 km drawing.Game and 1.9 km drawing.
Back in 2016 I made a Tour of All Tours in Xintiandi, Shanghai. It was a pretty good show, I believe, and I made it for a festival with the intention that a broad public could get to see it. After 11 of the scheduled 13 shows I was informed the au...
Obstacles and 1.1 km drawing.Overwhelmed and 2.7 km drawing.