Snakes and Ladders

Artists’ residencies are wonderful things. They give you the opportunity to…


Here and There

It’s been over a month since I returned from my residency in the rural village…


The uncertainty principle

As my stay in Pietrafitta nears an end, my attention turns again to pinhole…


Groundwork

I’m following the progress of the workmen across from the house. They are…


Exposure

My temporary studio is the terrace at the top of the house I’m occupying for…


A Network of Kisses, Not of Stones

Last month my family came over for a visit – my mother, sister, my eldest son…


Apples

Gazing out of the window at the Derry skyline from the Old Schoolhouse, I…


Making Connections

Like time, my work doesn’t follow a consistent linear path, but recurring…


Time, Motion Suspended

My work at St Augustine’s is evolving organically. Plants and root systems are…


On Cultivation

In the last years of his life, Derek Jarman - artist, stage designer and…