A Pedestrian Excursion Through Several Parts of England and Wales John Thelwall's account of his rambles Between the years of the naval mutinies of 1797 and the 1801 Peace of Amiens: 'The cottages in general, are small, wretched and dirty. Some of ...
Exclusion and 2.4 km drawing. Depressurize
The last book I summarized in this space was RoseLee Goldberg’s Performance Art: From Futurism to the Present. When I finished that book, I found myself wondering whether the best way to think about walking as an art practice is to think of it as a performance. Some walking artists—Richard Long, for example—don’t consider their […]
Energetic and 4.9 km drawing. Intermission and 2.1 km drawing.2nd half without 4.9 km drawing.
Behind and 3.8 km drawing.Above and 2.3 km drawing.
Reconciliation and 1.6 km drawing.Clearances and 4.0 km drawing.
Literacy and 3.8 km drawing. Collective and 3.6 km drawing.
Neighbourhood and 3.3 km drawing.Transitional and 3.1 km drawing.
We’ve been working with some great partners and co-creators in the last few weeks to bring together Sound Walk Sunday / September One such partner has been George Fort from Placecloud app – the app that allows you to record your opinions of a place, building, park, river or even a tree and have your […]
Impression and 2.3 km drawing.Negative and 2.6 km drawing.
Adjusted and 4.8 km drawing.
RoseLee Goldberg’s Performance Art: From Futurism to the Present was first published in 1979; this edition, the third, brings the story of performance art up to the end of the first decade of the 21st century. In the forward, she notes that the 1970s were an important time in the history of performance: Performance became […]
Archive and 4.4 km drawing.Intermission and 2.0 km drawing.
Flight and 4.6 km drawing.
Arthur Erickson and 2.9 km drawing.Trapdoor and 2.6 km drawing.
Mail and 2.8 km drawing.Rear Action and 2.0 km drawing
For the 10th International Conference on The Image, this year held at the Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK on 5-6th September, I decided to submit a conference poster for inclusion.Being preoccupied by performative walki...
Wetlands with procession and 3.6 km drawing.Lazy and 3.4 km drawing.
‘Midamble‘ was the title of a long form poem by Peter Jaeger whom we first encountered at Made of Walking at La Romieu, in south west France in 2017. Made of Walking was the host to a number of live events that launched Sound Walk Sunday 2017. So it was a delight that we had […]
Looking down over Hirasawa post town, Nagano Prefecture. Photo by Craig Mod. My friend Geoff Travers sent me a link to Craig Mod’s discussion of his 620-mile walk along Japan’s “Nakasendo,” or “inner mountain route,” one of the longest historical walks in that country. I’ve been thinking about that article for a couple of […]