‘Ropewalkers’ – a review

‘Ropewalkers’ – a review

On this late October day, sitting outside in what we might, I suppose, now call the ‘garden’, I’m less disorientated than on my previous visit to the Twineworks and the village of West Coker in Somerset. ‘Ropewalkers’ brings together new work by Jo Ball, Andy Parker...
Exhibition: Bedrock & Paradox

Exhibition: Bedrock & Paradox

Simon Ryder: Bedrock & Paradox The Innovation Centre, University of Exeter 19 September to 23 December, 2016 As we enter a new epoch – one defined by our species inscribing a visible trace into the geological record through human-induced changes in the global...
Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology

Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology

from Rebecca Partridge… Contemporary art is no stranger to environmental issues, though the question of how artists engage in our ever more pressing crisis of nature is undergoing a fundamental shift. In the wake of the ‘anthropocene’—or ‘the age of man’—a new...