This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the residency program at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig. I am delighted to have been asked by the new Director Dr. Eimear O’Connor to be one of forty creatives to produce a video to mark the celebrations.
I recently completed a residency at the incredible Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig. I started a new series of work, and spent time with other artists, poets, dancers, musicians and writers. Lots of creative stimulation, eating, and lake swimming…
It’s Our World has been developed by The Campaign for Drawing, the Charity behind The Big Draw and over twenty partners including The Ulster Wildlife Trust and The Marine Conservation Society. Celebrity Ambassadors include; Stephen Fry, Steve Backshall, Michael Morpurgo and Astronaut Col Chris Hatfield, Joanna Lumley, and Sir Tim Smit.
The aim is to create the UK’s largest online gallery of artworks celebrating the environment as seen through the eyes of it’s future custodians. The collection will be handed to the British Library web archive to coincide with COP 21 Climate Change Summit.