A PERSON

born: 30th October 1988, died: TBC

children & dogs

are good at telepathy

i want to be a child

& a dog again

not an insensitive adult

adept at touch typing

but unable to speak on my

god given telephone

i am an artist from scotland.
i make films, pomes, performances, music, installations & so on.
i like to invent religions to play inside

& decide if i believe in them later or never.
recently i have been working with volcanoes,

bringing books full of people’s regrets

to burn in their mouths.

my recent work has been presented at LUX Scotland, Art Basel (Switzerland), Mubi (online), Camden Arts Centre (England), SEA Foundation Tilburg (Netherlands), Münster Film Festival (Germany), Matadero (Spain), L’Orto Botanico di Roma (Italy), Royal Conservatoire Scotland, CTM Festival (Germany), NTS Radio (online), Bow Arts (England), Generator Projects (Scotland), Rupert (Lithuania), and BBC Late Junction (UK) and have been funded by Oxford University, Arts Council England and Sound & Music.

 

i have taught at Royal College of Art, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Goldsmiths, Edgehill University, Chichester University and Queen Mary University amongst others.