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Coming up: the Pier Arts Centre Winter Open Exhibition submission
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The talk in Westray tonight is off – to be rescheduled for a less stormy day!
image: Grobust beach, Westray I’m heading to Westray this Friday to give an illustrated talk at the Graand Owld Byre. See you there. The talk is all about photographers from Orkney or photographers who have made work in Orkney, it’s a timeline of photography here in a way. The talk revolves around the amazing resource … Continue reading
I’m happy to be exhibiting in Solisquoy Printmakers’ latest show ‘Edge’ at Northlight Gallery in Stromness. The show runs 22 September to 3 October. The print I’ll be showing is one of a series of single edition grass collagraphs. I’ve been thinking about grasses a fair bit for a future project suggested by poet Valerie … Continue reading
I’ll be part of a quartet of shore fans taking part in the family workshops ‘Secret Seashore’ at Stromness Museum this Sunday as part of the Orkney International Science Festival. WORKSHOP: SECRET SEASHORE – THINGS YOU NEVER KNEW ABOUT SEAWEEDS, LIMPETS AND BARNACLES Sunday 9th September 1pm-4pm Watch and listen in to life in a … Continue reading
Image: Gunnie Moberg from her Shore series. Gunnie Moberg Archive, Orkney Library & Archive I’m looking forward to talking about Gunnie Moberg’s shore photographs at a talk at Stills Gallery next Monday August 20th. Details from Stills Gallery below: Please join us to learn more about the Orcadian artists in our Festival exhibition; Gunnie Moberg … Continue reading
Join me for a camera walk in Hoy with naturalist, and author of the Orkney Book of Wild Flowers, Tim Dean. FRIDAY 17 AUGUST 10:30 – 4:30 Booking essential. Email hoyheritage[at]btinternet[dot]com for details or contact me here. This event ties in with the 10am Stromness – Moaness ferry returning 4:30pm run by Orkney Ferries. Booking advised. Images: … Continue reading
I’m looking forward to speaking about seaweed and its connections to the social history of Orkney at an evening in Hoy Kirk Heritage Centre on Friday 1 June. I’m planning to take 10 seaweeds and untangle what they reveal about the connections between people and the sea.