Incubator for Manhattan

Following through our discussion on Tuesday I have formed the bones of the indesign document.  I also went to see a few printers yesterday to talk through what I wanted to do, but that was a dead end.  I’ve made a few on-line enquiries and also placed an order for materials, but this is not something…

Incubator for Manhattan

Having had time to reflect on the audio recording of the crit, the overall feedback to the group and the personal feedback I realise that I did not present well partly because I was not happy with what I had brought to the table, mainly because I knew I had not included work I had…

Incubator for Manhattan

I feel at the moment that I have many many things unfinished, or in at least first iterations, however, I also feelmore clear on what I am trying to achieve… it’s just a case of finding the best way to do it.  Some things have not been successful, others have helped to show what is…

Incubator for Synthesis

I have put together draft portfolio sheets which follow my projects through to my present site on Coney Island. I had originally thought of a portfolio in the style of Marcel Duchamp as shown in a previous post, this is something I aim to develop and the portfolio potentially becoming potentially an auction brochure which sits within…

Coade Visit & Clay Making

I had the great opportunity to visit Coade Limited near Salisbury.  Stephen Pettifer owns the company and works with his team Alisdair, Hannah and Richard to produce award winning, high quality, Coade Stone replicas of original models, in addition to their own bespoke Coade objects  and artifacts for clients throughout the world.  Attention to detail of such…

2102 Boardwalk – NYC

2102 Boardwalk   2102 BOARDWALK – Layers of Re-invention, Layers of Decay… Above is what will become a hazy layer as the backdrop to a journey through time of innovation with services, facilities, a shell of activity regenerated since 1923.  The layers of materiality, the layers which have disappeared have a narrative which links with the…

Portfolio Idea – Ambitious?

Having thought about the various references and formats for a varied collection and given my current WIP, I have sketched an idea for an interactive portfolio which encompasses the overall journey.  The collective being connective whilst posing further inquiry into the unknown. It may be ambitious, it may evolve as my project develops, or it…