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Birdsong: biological themes and variations













Birdsong: biological themes and variations, Catchpole and Slater, Cambridge University Press, 1995

Individually distinct signature calls recorded from three different cliff swallow chicks. Note the consistency between each two calls (across) as well as the differences between individuals (down) (from Stoddard & Beecher 1983).

Astral Tinctures

Image by Carwyn Evans

Astral Tincture: essence of the stars

Created specifically for Bedwyr Williams and the Starry Messenger: an amateur convention a one day convention held at St Fagans relating to Bedwyr Williams representing Wales at Venice in 2013. Enabled by research processes connected with Bridging the Gaps residency at Swansea University. Idea and design has emerged in collaboration with Aled Simons. More documentation images to come soon.





















Astral Tincture from Institute for Imagined Futures & Unknown Lands

Coming soon…





Introduction of Time Travelling Deep Sea Exploration Vessel to Research community at Swansea University












The Institute for Imagined Futures & Unknown Lands introduces the Time Travelling Deep Sea Exploration Vessel to the Research Community at Swansea University during their Festival of Research.


image: Dr Rich Johnston

Time Travelling Deep Sea Exploration Vessel


For Resarchers at Swansea University, connected to current residency at Swansea University with Bridging the Gaps

the alchemist’s wife (thought in progress – for action)


idea for performative action, the alchemist’s wife, she who carries the weight of the stars

Fragment | Lion | Bell_sequence of actions

Lion | Fragment | Bell – clay after performance

Fragment | Lion | Bell – images from opening event