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Stereochron Island Manifesto

PUBLIC PROJECT: As every citizen of Stereochron Island knows, we’re campaigning to be officially recognised as a state without clocks. We’ve been through a phase of research and experiment to test our new model of multi-sensory timekeeping. And now, as

Stereochron Island Manifesto

PUBLIC PROJECT: As every citizen of Stereochron Island knows, we’re campaigning to be officially recognised as a state without clocks. We’ve been through a phase of research and experiment to test our new model of multi-sensory timekeeping. And now, as

The Alphabet & Calendar of Trees

STUDIO PROJECT: In his autobiography Roland Barthes mentions an ancient Greek ‘alphabet of trees’. He may have been mistakenly referring to the Ogham alphabet, a ancient Celtic script found on monuments in Ireland and western Britain. A late medieval text

The Alphabet & Calendar of Trees

STUDIO PROJECT: In his autobiography Roland Barthes mentions an ancient Greek ‘alphabet of trees’. He may have been mistakenly referring to the Ogham alphabet, a ancient Celtic script found on monuments in Ireland and western Britain. A late medieval text

A Lunar Calendar

STUDIO PROJECT: The Moon was once one of our most important timegivers and lamps combined. I’ve made it a little project to try and study its different phases. Images (from top, left to right) * Moon and Jupiter, 21Feb15 *

A Lunar Calendar

STUDIO PROJECT: The Moon was once one of our most important timegivers and lamps combined. I’ve made it a little project to try and study its different phases. Images (from top, left to right) * Moon and Jupiter, 21Feb15 *

RESEARCH RESIDENCY & PUBLIC PROJECT: Stereochron Island re-imagines Victoria Park as a tiny fictional territory campaigning to become a State Without Clocks. As part of this process, the Island invited specialists to lead a public investigation of its rare habitats

RESEARCH RESIDENCY & PUBLIC PROJECT: Stereochron Island re-imagines Victoria Park as a tiny fictional territory campaigning to become a State Without Clocks. As part of this process, the Island invited specialists to lead a public investigation of its rare habitats

Dusk bloom clock

FIELD RESEARCH: The Evening Primrose is a dusk clock. This four-minute movie shows how it blooms at the close of day, like a bell intoning as the Sun slides toward the horizon. The video’s speed hasn’t been altered. If you

Dusk bloom clock

FIELD RESEARCH: The Evening Primrose is a dusk clock. This four-minute movie shows how it blooms at the close of day, like a bell intoning as the Sun slides toward the horizon. The video’s speed hasn’t been altered. If you

Sheep eye clock

FIELD RESEARCH: A photo study for my Stereochron Island project. Title: Sheep eye clock, A & B Date: 2014

Sheep eye clock

FIELD RESEARCH: A photo study for my Stereochron Island project. Title: Sheep eye clock, A & B Date: 2014

Dusk falls on Stereochron

FIELD RESEARCH: Our research into alternative clocks began on Stereochron Island in 2014* with the Spring dawn chorus. We completed them with this sound study at dusk on Vertumnalia, the ancient celebration of seasonal change. The model for this final

Dusk falls on Stereochron

FIELD RESEARCH: Our research into alternative clocks began on Stereochron Island in 2014* with the Spring dawn chorus. We completed them with this sound study at dusk on Vertumnalia, the ancient celebration of seasonal change. The model for this final