Translate and Describe is out!

I’m very proud to have an essay in Amodern 8: Translation–Machination, edited by Christine Mitchell and Rita Raley. My essay, ‘Translate and Describe: Archive-Based Image Description as an Intermedial Translation Technique’, maps the relationships between two forms of information processing: direct (literal) translation

Translate and Describe is out!

I’m very proud to have an essay in Amodern 8: Translation–Machination, edited by Christine Mitchell and Rita Raley. My essay, ‘Translate and Describe: Archive-Based Image Description as an Intermedial Translation Technique’, maps the relationships between two forms of information processing: direct (literal) translation

Apparition

On 9 March I’m taking part in the symposium APPARITION: the (im)materiality of modern surface at Leicester De Montford University, organised by Design Cultures (De Montfort University) and Fashion Research Network. WSA’s Jussi Parikka is delivering the Keynote and I’m

Apparition

On 9 March I’m taking part in the symposium APPARITION: the (im)materiality of modern surface at Leicester De Montford University, organised by Design Cultures (De Montfort University) and Fashion Research Network. WSA’s Jussi Parikka is delivering the Keynote and I’m

IMMEDIACY

Staff and postgraduate researchers from the University of Southampton’s English  department, from Winchester School of Art and from The John Hansard Gallery came together on 23 January 2018, at an event organised by Sarah Hayden at the Centre for Modern

IMMEDIACY

Staff and postgraduate researchers from the University of Southampton’s English  department, from Winchester School of Art and from The John Hansard Gallery came together on 23 January 2018, at an event organised by Sarah Hayden at the Centre for Modern

Photography and the Archive — book contract signed

Pleased to report that I’ve just signed a contact with Routledge for an academic monograph with the working title ‘Photography and the Archive’. It will be part of the series Directions in Cultural History  — a perfect place for this

Photography and the Archive — book contract signed

Pleased to report that I’ve just signed a contact with Routledge for an academic monograph with the working title ‘Photography and the Archive’. It will be part of the series Directions in Cultural History  — a perfect place for this

A few words

Walter van Rijn has designed a small publication around our performance at the recent Festival of Words in Southampton. Make words great again.

A few words

Walter van Rijn has designed a small publication around our performance at the recent Festival of Words in Southampton. Make words great again.

SO: to speak

  Last Saturday I did a talk with my colleague and former WSA PhD buddy  Walter van Rijn as part of Southampton’s SO: to speak festival. The blurb is here. I read/ showed some found and some of my own descriptions,

SO: to speak

  Last Saturday I did a talk with my colleague and former WSA PhD buddy  Walter van Rijn as part of Southampton’s SO: to speak festival. The blurb is here. I read/ showed some found and some of my own descriptions,

Memorial Bench for Paul Grey

Working as the Grey Institute, I made this piece for a show at the Crypt Gallery in London. It continues the Grey Institute’s unique form of institutional critique. As the last line of the exhibition states,  ‘Above all, the Grey Institute

Memorial Bench for Paul Grey

Working as the Grey Institute, I made this piece for a show at the Crypt Gallery in London. It continues the Grey Institute’s unique form of institutional critique. As the last line of the exhibition states,  ‘Above all, the Grey Institute