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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

How we picture time

STUDIO PROJECT: By one ancient telling, history is shaped like a many-horned goat. And by another, it’s like a gold, bronze and clay statue. In the secular West today we imagine time moving uniformly against an abstract scientific measure of

How we picture time

STUDIO PROJECT: By one ancient telling, history is shaped like a many-horned goat. And by another, it’s like a gold, bronze and clay statue. In the secular West today we imagine time moving uniformly against an abstract scientific measure of

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