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THE KARMAN LINE, 2016 (INSTALLATION VIEW)
GROUP EXHIBITION W/ MICHAEL MULVIHILL AND MATTHEW DENNISS AT OBJECT / A, MANCHESTER, UK.
MORE INFORMATION


TRAILER_THE HEAVENS, 2015 (IN PROGRESS)
SINGLE CHANNEL VIDEO, 01.07
FOR HD PLAYBACK PRESS HD ICON OR CLICK HERE


1972; 2 EXPLOSIONS. A CURTAIN FALLS, 2015
2 CHANNEL VIDEO, 01:53
CLICK HERE TO VIEW


31/08/97 (PILE UP), 2011-15
ONGOING SERIES OF WORKS REPEATING A PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE OF A WRECKED CAR.
THE SERIES BEGINS WITH A SINGLE PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE AND IS REPEATED AND OVERLAID UNTIL IT BECOMES ABSTRACT.


DEEP_COLOUR_EXPANDING, 2015
ANIMATED GIF
PRESENTED ACROSS VARIOUS PLATFORMS


BLACK ON GREY_ (MAGNIFICENT_DESOLATION_12), 2014
1/6 DIGITAL IMAGES SOURCED FROM MARK ROTHKO'S BLACK ON GREY PAINTINGS (1969/70):
THE FINAL SERIES OF PAINTINGS COMPLETED BEFORE THE ARTIST DEATH.
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


THEY USED TO CALL IT THE MOON, 2014 (INSTALLATION VIEW)
EXPANDED VERSION OF THE EXHIBITION ORIGINALLY PRESENTED AT BALTIC 39
INSTALLED AT BALTIC CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, GATESHEAD
(MORE INFORMATION)


ECHO (JEFF), 2014
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS



YUTU (JEFF), 2014
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS



UNTITLED (IF IT FLIES IT DIES), 2014
1/6 POSTERS
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE



AN INDIGESTABLE OBJECT, 2014
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


THEY USED TO CALL IT THE MOON, 2014 (INSTALLATION VIEWS)
A GROUP SHOW EXPLORING THE ENDURING PRESENCE OF THE MOON AND THE
RICH ICONOGRAPHY OF SPACE ON THE POPULAR IMAGINATION OF ARTISTS.
INSTALLED AT AT BALTIC 39, NEWCASTLE
(MORE INFO)



AN OCEAN OF STORMS, 2014 (INSTALLATION VIEW)
GROUP SHOW AT UNTITLED GALLERY, MANCHESTER (W/ LEE MACHELL AND RICK COPSEY)



AND YOU'VE FELT THE HORIZON HAVN'T YOU?, 2014
ARTISTS CUSTOM LEVI'S 501 JEANS; HAND-DYED THE COLOUR OF THE OCEAN AND STONEWASHED WITH METEORITES



DISTANCE AND LEAPING (PROMO), 2014
ANIMATED GIF











BUT IT COULD BE A LEVI'S ADVERT, 2013 (W/
MATHEW PARKIN)
CUSTOM JEANS; HAND-DYED AND STONEWASHED WITH METEORITES, COPPER AND DIGITAL PRINTS ON PAPER AND BEACH TOWELS
INSTALLATION AS PART OF FLATFILE - A PLAN CHEST PERMANENTLY SITED AT EASTSIDE PROJECTS, BIRMINGHAM, UK.



LUNA PARK (THAT EVER INCREASING DISTANCE), 2013
UNREALISED PROJECT DEVELOPED FOR BLACKPOOL PROMENADE; INFLATABLE MOON, HARDWARE, FLOURESCENT LIGHTS
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE



HYPERFLIGHT (AFTER VOYAGER), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS



DISTANCE AND LEAPING (VANDAL), 2013
NIKE TRAINERS, METEORITES FROM A 16TH CENTURY WITNESSED FALL



UNTITLED (GIANT), 2013
SHOEBOX, DIGITAL PRINT



LEAP (JORDAN), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE PRESENTED ACROSS VARIOUS PLATFORMS



AN OCEAN OF STORMS, 2013
PHRASE DEPLOYED ACROSS VARIOUS MEDIA INCLUDING;
POSTER, COCKTAIL, EXHIBITION TITLE / GUIDE / DOCUMENTATION, SPOKEN WORD



RO-rp02_2013/YK, 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS

RO-rp02_2013/YK IS PART OF AN ONGOING SERIES OF RE-PURPOSED YVES KLEIN PAINTINGS



FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE (AMERICAN MEN), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGES ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE



CALIFORNIA (1961), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE SCALED TO 16:9 FORMAT
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE













THE GOLDEN COAST, 2013
INSTALLATION AT UNTITLED GALLERY, MANCHESTER, UK



THE GOLDEN COAST, 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE SCALED TO 16:9
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE







NOTES ON WESTWARD EXPANSION, 2012
INSTALLATION VIEW AT BLOC PROJECTS, SHEFFIELD, UK





T: UNTITLED (AS12-46-6868), 2012
B: UNTITLED (AS15-82-11217a), 2012

2/12 IMAGES TAKEN BY ASTRONAUTS ON THE MOON'S SURFACE BETWEEN 1969 AND 1972.
THE IMAGES, TAKEN FROM THE BEGINNING AND END OF FILM MAGAZINES HAVE BEEN RE-PHOTOGRAPHED.



UNTITLED (BLACK ON GREY_02), 2012
DIGITAL COLLAGE (1/6)



UNTITLED (CONSTELLATION_EXPANSION_RELATIVITY MODEL), 2012
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS



EVERYDAY WE ARE APART, I MISS YOU MORE THAN EVER (SAMPLE), 2011

SAMPLE VERSION OF A LARGER ARTWORK IN WHICH BEETHOVEN'S MOONLIGHT SONATA IS SLOWED DOWN TO
THE EQUIVALENT LENGTH OF TIME NEIL ARMSTRONG WALKED ON THE MOON; 2:41:36



UNTITLED (KEPLAR_4), 2011 - ONGOING
ACRYLIC ON PLASTIC PLATE



UNTITLED (KEPLAR_10), 2011 - ONGOING
ACRYLIC ON PLASTIC PLATE



UNTITLED, 2011
POSTER / WALL TEXT
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE



UNTITLED, 2011
POSTER / OR WALL TEXT
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE





MODELS FOR LIVING (PROTOTYPES_CLUSTER), 2011 (DETAIL)
VARIOUS MATERIALS INCLUDING WOOD, STEEL, ALUMINIUM, GRANITE
AS PART OF I'LL BE YOUR MIRROR AT SUPERCOLLIDER (CURATED BY FIONA SHAW)





UNTITLED, 2011
COLLAGED IMAGES (2/6) / FOUND DIGITAL IMAGES




    
UNTITLED (1969), 2011
DIGITAL IMAGES (2/12) / VARIOUS PRESENTATION MEDIA



UNTITLED (MOOR), 2011
INKJET PRINTS ON WATER COLOUR PAPER (1 / 12)
EXHIBITIED AS PART OF EVERYDAY WE ARE APART ( I MISS YOU MORE THAN EVER), SOUTH SQUARE GALLERY, UK











UNTITLED (14), 2011
ALUMINIUM FOIL



UNTITLED (15), 2011
ALUMINIUM FOIL



EVERYDAY WE ARE APART (I MISS YOU MORE THAN EVER), 2011
VINYL ON WALL
INSTALLED AT SOUTH SQUARE GALLERY, THORNTON, BRADFORD, UK



FIGURES (LEAPS), 2011 - ONCOING
DIGITAL COLLAGE



FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE (SIERRA BLANCA), 2011
FOUND AND PROCESSED DIGITAL IMAGES (1/19) / VARIOUS PRESENTATION METHODS





FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE (LUNAR), 2011 - ONGOING
FOUND AND PRESENTATION IMAGES / VARIOUS PRESENTATION METHODS



A TEXTBOOK FOR NURSES (REVISED EDITION), 2011 - ONGOING
DIGITAL IMAGES (1/56) / VARIOUS PRESENTATION METHODS





THE SUM TOTAL OF ENDEAVOURS TO DATE (WORK, WORKS AND OTHER WORKS), 2011
INSTALLATION VIEW AT WOLSTENHOLME CREATIVE SPACE, LIVERPOOL AS PART OF BAM! BAM! BAM!



LEGACY MONUMENT (IN THE SHADOW OF THE GODS), MT. OLYMPUS OR MT. STUPID, 2010
RECLAIMED TIMBER, RECLAIMED BICYCLE TYRES, HOUSEHOLD GLOSS, SPRAY PAINT
INSTALLED AT FORMAN'S SCULPTURE YARD, HACKNEY WICK, LONDON AS PART OF LEGACY 1



UNTITLED (THOSE DAYS IN SUMMER WHEN WE DREAMED OF FOREVER), 2010
FOUNDATION BLOCK, CHROMED PIPE, PLASTIC BAG
INSTALLED AT ROGUE PROJECT SPACE, MANCHESTER AS PART OF ASSEMBLEY







UNTITLED 8, 2010
ALUMINIUM FOIL





UNTITLED (IT IS WHAT IT IS IT IS, IS IT, IT IS), 2010
HOUSEHOLD GLOSS ON UNPRIMED CANVAS



NOMINAL 3 (CHAFFEE, GRISSOM, WHITE), 2010
3 BURNT OUT NEON TUBE LIGHTS



THE SUM TOTAL OF ENDEAVOURS TO DATE (WHILE WERE LIVING THE DREAMS WE HAD AS CHILDREN FADE AWAY), 2009
INSTALLATION VIEW, BADGER BADGER GALLERY, CARLISLE



MAGNIFICANT DESOLATION, 2009
ALUMINIUM FOIL, FEATHERS, RUBBLE, GLITTER



UNTITLED (PIPE / SLUMP), 2009
FEATHER PILLOW, CARDBOARD, ENAMEL





UNTITLED 7, 2009
ALUMINIUM FOIL





UNTITLED (AS WE BATHE IN THE GLOW OF THE SYNTHESISED STARLIGHT), 2008
FLOURESCENT LIGHTS



NEW CHAMPIONS, 2009
BRANCH, BOOK, PLASTIC BAGS, DUST



THE SUM TOTAL OF ENDEAVOURS TO DATE, 2008
INSTALLATION VIEW, BANK GALLERY, CARLISLE, UK



UNTITLED (THE CENTRE OF THE UNIVERSE). 2008
TABLE, MYLAR, PAINT, MAGAZINE ARTICLE, CARDBOARD



UNTITLED (THE TOTAL COLLAPSE OF EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED), 2008
WOOD



UNTITLED (EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT EVERYTHING, EVER, FOREVER, FACE TO FACE), 2008
STEEL, ENAMEL, FRAME



UNTITLED (STUDIO PRACTICE), 2008
DVD, MONITOR



UNTITLED (LUNAR), 2008
CARDBOARD, ENAMEL



WHILE WE'RE LIVING THE DREAMS WE HAD AS CHILDREN FADE AWAY, 2008
RECLAIMED STRETCHER FRAMES, FLOURESCENT LIGHTS



UNTITLED (YOU DON'T HAVE TO DISPLAY INFORMATION TO DISCOVER RELATIVITY), 2008
RECLAIMED DRAWING STAND, MASKING TAPE



STUDIO PROJECT #9, 2007
INSTALLATION VIEW, MARKET GALLERY, GLASGOW, UK



UNTITLED (WHITE), 2007
ALUMINIUM FOIL



UNTITLED (GRISSOM), 2007
ALUMINIUM FOIL



STUDIO PROJECT #9, 2007
INSTALLATION VIEW, MARKET GALLERY, GLASGOW, UK