Etsy Metal · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

An UnNatural History • Call for works

An unNatural History Exhibit Oct 5-Nov 2 Call for submissions Deadline: Aug 10th, midnight T.E.S.T Gallery Space, 906 Queen St West, Toronto Natural history is the research and study of organisms including animals, fungi and plants in their environment, leaning more towards observational than experimental methods of study. It encompasses scientific research but is not… Continue reading An UnNatural History • Call for works

creation & developement 2014-15 · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

bi·o·re·me·di·a·tion

noun the use of either naturally occurring or deliberately introduced microorganisms or other forms of life to consume and break down environmental pollutants, in order to clean up a polluted site. I am super fascinated in how I might introduce microorganisms into sculptural works (soil based, plant based) perhaps through Mycoremediation fungal bioremediation. I am… Continue reading bi·o·re·me·di·a·tion

Artist Residencies · Iceland AiRs · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

Graceful : Time

via Daily Prompt: Graceful Thanks for visiting- May I suggest listening to the following as you read and ponder the images here?  Autumnal colours found in the Ascophyllum nodosum, Fucus spiralis aka Bladderwrack/Fucus vesiculosus. In the past I’ve dreamt of harvesting seaweeds…  I find the worlds here graceful in their ruggedness. The young, raw nature. (repeat) Geological… Continue reading Graceful : Time

Artist Residencies · Iceland AiRs · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

waterfalls & calcite crystals

Today is extremely quiet at the centre. Mori was very happy and cuddly with me this morning when I came in. Lots and lots of playing and wanting me to pet him and scratch his belly, and behind his ears, while Ingi went into the den. I took Ambre (volunteer from France) down to the… Continue reading waterfalls & calcite crystals

Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

Living in the Westfjords

I arrived in Reykjavik September 11th. Hung out with my friend, and dread stylist Karen aka Modlocks. Met up with my Icelandic language teacher Thordis (ÞÓRDÍS) for a kaffi at Cafe Haiti- where she introduced me to Kristín Ómarsdóttir and Oddny Eir Ævarsdóttir. Both authors, interesting people and sadly we only had small talk! I… Continue reading Living in the Westfjords

Inspiration/Musings · nanopod-courses+workshops · Unclassified

New experiences through amazing workshops in Toronto

Thursday evening’s class sold out, but there’s still a chance to make your own amazing display and learn how to articulate a skeleton! Bat Skeleton Articulation Workshop with guest artist, Wilder Duncan Saturday afternoon 12pm – 3pm I seriously wouldn’t miss this experience/opportunity Toronto! I am super excited that Wilder has traveled up to Canada to… Continue reading New experiences through amazing workshops in Toronto