Made it to the shortlist

I have deliberated about whether or not to share this news. Not normally one who is superstitious, I'm finding it daunting to write about a potential paid residency I applied for incase I 'jinx' it somehow. But, as it is such an important opportunity for me as an artist and for my Harena Now project, … Continue reading Made it to the shortlist

Week 9 – reflection

It has been good to feel as though I have some time to truly reflect on my project work, and make further considerations for the future. What I am learning, more than anything, is that having a full-time job (even one as a communications/marketing manager that affords me good skills for business development) is truly … Continue reading Week 9 – reflection

Potential contacts

During this module I have been attempting to discern a number of ways in which I will be able to support my practice from a financial viewpoint in the future. I already run my participatory photographic business, ShutterPod - although this is on the back-burner a tad while I complete the MA. But I want … Continue reading Potential contacts

Informing Contexts – Week Eight reflection

Enter the Academy What a fascinating week. I have always been intrigued by the ways in which photography is shared and shown. And have also always felt rather annoyed by pretentious art galleries, whatever they are displaying. For me, art, and photography in particular, is something that doesn't need to give itself airs and graces. … Continue reading Informing Contexts – Week Eight reflection