Supporting the Arts (2017)
Brass plaque, embossed with the words ‘Supporting the Arts’.
On permanent display on the foundations of studio belonging to artist Clare Winnan.
No Pic Per Day 2013
Using text to depict an image per day for an entire year.
Read about it here.
Appearing in Other People’s Photographs (2010)
I will appear in the background of photographs taken by tourists in the city of Bath.
I will approximate a position within the frame of a tourist’s photograph and remain stationary until I am satisfied that a picture has been taken.
A body of work will be created that exists only in the disparate collections of images taken by visitors to the city of Bath. The image
Shouting Hello to France (2010)
Shouting ‘Hello’, allowing enough time to pass for the sound waves created by my voice to reach the French coast, for someone to hear them and reply, and for their reply to reach me on the English coast.
Recorded performance, duration 14m 10s.
The Repatriation of the Stones (2006-2010)
On July 24th, 2006, I removed 24 stones from the pebbled beach at Lulworth Cove in Dorset, England.
On May 9th, 2010, in an attempt to assuage my guilt, I returned them.
“Repatriation is only a supplementary subterfuge, in order to make out as though nothing had happened, and to indulge in a retrospective hallucination.”
Jean Baudrillard, Simulations.
Intervention In Simon Starling’s Mirrored Wallhead (2009)
Date: 21st November, 2009
Location: MAC/VAL Musee D’art Contemporaine, Paris
Details of intervention: A stone, comprising part of the installed work, moved from one position to another within the existing work.
Mirrored Wallhead by Simon Starling
Quarried and machined limestone
650 x 118 x 50cm
I Miss My Best Friend (2005)
Photoshopped images of me and my friend’s passport photograph touring the city of Bath.