11 Feb 2017 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2017-02-11 17:59:00

Preparing for #Word and Thread - on March 5th-#Eliot#sculpture in the City#Espacio gallery#Walking with The Waste Land#Cecilia Vicuña#LiziSanchez,Cadenetas#Quipus#International Women's Day#Vivienne#Where's the Sense in It?Thoughts that developed as a r...

11 Feb 2017 | Janette Kerr: Extreme Seas

Arctic Blog Saturday Oct 8th – drill and party night

Saturday 8/10/2016. Kongsijorden Bay 79°00'0.00" N 11°39'59.99" 3°C, 10m/sec; Sunrise 09:29 – Sunset 17:58    The sun is rising slowly above a blue/grey sea; daylight is noticeably later now than when we set off. Pink light reflects off the mountains, sedimentary layers lie horizontal, then swoop diagonally and fold together, forced upwards by some huge seismic activity which took place probably more than 410-440 million years ago      The wind ...

11 Feb 2017 | Janette Kerr: Extreme Wave Theory Project

Arctic Blog Saturday Oct 8th – drill and party night

Saturday 8/10/2016. Kongsijorden Bay 79°00'0.00" N 11°39'59.99" 3°C, 10m/sec; Sunrise 09:29 – Sunset 17:58    The sun is rising slowly above a blue/grey sea; daylight is noticeably later now than when we set off. Pink light reflects off the mountains, sedimentary layers lie horizontal, then swoop diagonally and fold together, forced upwards by some huge seismic activity which took place probably more than 410-440 million years ago      The wind ...

11 Feb 2017 | 33 Temple

Digital Print for exhibition

I had decided to participate in a mini-print exhibition after a brief gap, during which I had been developing a series of performance pieces, and began preliminary work on an image in several sketchbooks. As I worked, the image gradually increased in d...

09 Feb 2017 | Talking Walking

Lise Pape talking walking

Imagine inventing and developing a product that will improve the lives of thousands of people.  That would be an exciting and satisfying prospect. Imagine you develop two at the same time…..  Andrew Stuck was lucky enough to meet and record this interview with just a such a person.  Danish-born innovation design engineer and now med-tech […]

09 Feb 2017 | Everyone's Blog Posts - Making Routes

The Elephant in the Hedge

9 February 2017 I have been spending a lot of time on my own recently, taking a regular journey by air between my home in Glasgow and my workplace in Surrey. This hasn’t been entirely unpleasant. Suspended miles above the landscape, or responding to emails in the reassuring universality of airport lounges, it has been easy…

09 Feb 2017 | Everyone's Blog Posts - Making Routes

The Elephant in the Hedge

9 February 2017 I have been spending a lot of time on my own recently, taking a regular journey by air between my home in Glasgow and my workplace in Surrey. This hasn’t been entirely unpleasant. Suspended miles above the landscape, or responding to emails in the reassuring universality of airport lounges, it has been easy…

09 Feb 2017 | open walk

St. James with Sandy: Scratching the Surface

The Walk (one way) On a warmer the usual January day with fog still hanging in the air, Sandy and I took a short walk on First Avenue in St James, MN.   Walking served as a short physical break from the weighty thought processes with which we were involved.  Yet, despite the need to […]

07 Feb 2017 | open walk

A Walk with Mohammed Hussein Ali Al-‘Amoud

After so much effort to make contact and arrange the details, it is hard to believe that this walk is really happening. We meet at a street corner in Uptown, Minneapolis.  It is early in the morning and most of the busyness of this area has not yet woken from the night before.  As we […]

06 Feb 2017 | Elspeth Penfold

Elspeth Penfold 2017-02-06 07:40:00

Exploring Boundaries and Monuments. Terminalia Festival of Psychogeographyhttp://terminaliafestival.orgI was recently contacted about the Terminalia Festival of Psychogeography by the walking network Women Who Walk. I am looking forward to taking ...

03 Feb 2017 | THE LRM

February 2017 First Sunday

Its First Sunday, This Sunday and time for our regular communal derive. This month we will start at 2pm 5th February outside Manchester Craft and Design Centre, Oak street. We will be embarking on a deep psychogeographical study of space so please bring a pen, pencil or some other writing implement* and an open mind. All welcome to wander and wonder with us *There will not be an exam and no revision is needed, we don't care what language you use or how scruffy your writin...g is. Hope you can come out an...

02 Feb 2017 | The Tour of All Tours

The Wood Green Revisited Tour

Today's tour was of the stalwart North London neighbourhood Wood Green in the affable company of Hugh Chapman. I say stalwart because Wood Green is one of those areas that has the character of always being there but never being too obtrusive,...