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The Custody Code

September 4th, 2019

The Custody Code will be open at Kielder Forest from the 18th September – 1st December 2019.

The sound track to The Custody Code will be broadcast on Resonance FM on Monday 16th September from 11.30am – 12.00pm and then again on Friday 20th September from 3.30pm – 4.00pm.

 

Incidental Assembly

September 3rd, 2019

I will be contributing to Incidental Assembly at the South London Gallery on the 14th September as part of the Incidental futures programme.

The study day and assembly have been organised by the Incidental Unit to consider the legacy of the Artist Placement Group.

For more information please visit Flat Time House

Booking for the free study on the 13th September is at South London Gallery

 

Westmorland Landscape Prize

September 2nd, 2019

Delighted that Whole has been selected for the Westmorland Landscape Prize. Whole will be screening at Rheged, Redhills, Penrith CA11 0DQ, from Friday 13th September – Sunday 10th November. Free admission.

The Custody Code

July 5th, 2019

I am delighted to be able to say that The Custody Code, my new film installation, will be open to the public at Alice Holt Forest, Farnham, GU10 4LS, from the 10th July – 1st September.
The project has been a number of years in the making and follows the life cycle of timber production from seed to sawmill, all told from the unique perspective of people who work in the industry. A sustainably sourced timber structure houses the films deep within the forest, providing an intimate and immersive experience. 
The work has been commissioned by the Forestry Commission to celebrate 100 years of forestry.
More information and directions to the site can be found at:
www.forestryengland.uk/alice-holt-forest/custody-code

A Persistent Place

May 7th, 2019

I am delighted to be showing my recent film Persistent Place in this carefully considered group exhibition curated by Charlotte C Mortensson. More information on the individual works can be seen at https://www.kunsthaeuschen-herrliberg.ch

Seminar: Paying Close Attention – working in industry

February 26th, 2019

Looking forward to taking part in the seminar Paying Close Attention – working in industry at Aspex Gallery on Saturday 2nd March 2pm – 5pm. With contributions by Dr Erika Balsom, senior lecturer in Film Studies at King’s College London who will present her paper ‘Rehabilitating Observation’ and Gareth Bell-Jones, Director, Flat Time House who will discuss the Artists Placement Group and John Latham’s idea of the Incidental Person.

More information and booking can be found at Aspex

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Made with the support of Arts Council England through Arts Council National Lottery Project Grants.

Formation Level

January 4th, 2019

I am pleased to announce my first large scale solo exhibition in a public art gallery at Aspex, Portsmouth. You would be very welcome at the exhibition preview on Thursday 17 January from 6 – 8pm. The exhibition runs from  18 January – 24 March.

A former civil engineer, artist/film-maker Amanda brings her technical expertise to an exploration of the materials, companies and individuals that make and maintain the roads we all use.

In the exhibition Formation Level Amanda uses experimental documentary techniques to record the processes and hidden narratives of the labour and materials embedded in our roads, including the manufacture of road sweepers.

The exhibition will also comprise material from Amanda’s own archive of her time as a civil engineer, including photographs, diagrams and other ephemera.

Director of Aspex, Joanne Bushnell said:

“We first started working with Amanda on the development of this show when she won our South Central award in 2014. We have valued the opportunity to work closely with her for many years, supporting her ongoing professional development. It’s been great to see other opportunities such as the Photoworks/HOUSE commission come her way, and to see her practice grow from strength to strength.”

Find the Gallery: Aspex, The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, PO1 3BF.  Click here for additional guidance on travel.

In The Dark

December 4th, 2018

I will be showing a new short film ‘Momento Mori for a Television‘ in this exhibition with The London Group – curated by Genetic Moo.

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Surrey Unearthed Screening

October 10th, 2018

I will be screening my films’ Persistent Place’ and ‘Whole’ on the 11th October, 6 – 8pm at Titsey Place, Oxted, RH8 0SA. Details and booking at Surrey Unearthed

 

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The London Group at St Ives

August 10th, 2018

Exhibition opens 8-29 September 2018, Monday-Saturday 10-5.30

The Penwith Gallery, Back Road West, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1NL

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