When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees.
I’ve been commissioned by Kettle’s Yard to make a photography project in collaboration with young people from the Arbury & Kingshedges area. It’s not an area I know at all. It’s in Cambridge but most tourists will probably never visit it. I’ve now visited the estate several times, once to meet the group and so far three times to photograph and explore myself. Each time I’ve been really struck by how quiet it is. I rarely see a soul yet […]
I never expected to exhibit this series of work, or even imagined that it would be seen publicly. I started thinking about photographing homes with William Morris interiors when attending meetings of the Friends of the William Morris Gallery. Every month the group would meet in different committee members homes; each month would be a similarly amazing interior – each with their own particular take on Morris style, personalising it to tastes. It started me thinking about many things; taste, […]
Centre Stage is a new commission and exhibition from The Lowry, Salford. Working in and around Salford and Manchester has been such a fantastic experience. People have been incredibly friendly and open to me photographing them, and I’ve been privileged to meet some amazing people. The commission brief was to capture the audience of The Lowry and celebrate them – without the audience, the centre would not of course exist. The Lowry is pretty vast – it comprises theatre spaces, gallery spaces, […]