Residency

An experiment in research-creation, Residency documents my work researching social change in the Fjallabyggð region of northern Iceland where I have undertaken several artist residencies over the past four years. Research-creation is a jargon-y academic term, so I’m simply thinking of it as a practice that situates aesthetic creativity – in this case curation – within research activity. A long-term research endeavour, each of the blog posts below document my continued work in this project.

The Politics of Fish

Besides taking walks and photographing the landscape for Pedestrian Conflict, I've also had time to meet some of the folks in town and learn more about the fishing industry here. Earlier this week I had the chance to sit down and talk with with Ásgeir...

Pedestrian Conflict

“With whose blood were my eyes crafted?”   (Donna Haraway, 1998) It’s my fourth day at the Listhus Artists Residency in Ólafsfjörður and now that I’ve had a chance to get my bearings, a few thoughts are taking shape around my project here. An experiment in...