Category Archives: rural

West Town Farm: Spring

West Town Farm is host to Organic Arts, an organisation that attracts artists and community groups for miles around to come and work and learn together.  I last visited one wet and wintry day back in November. (You will find the … Continue reading

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Dunmonia

… or is it Dumnonia? I refer to the land of the Dunmonii, the ancient Brythonic tribe that hung around in Devon during the Iron Age and early Roman period. I have been spending the last few days cooped up … Continue reading

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West Town Farm

A visit to West Town Farm, near Exeter – where I am hoping to make work next summer. It is an organic farm, and hosts a flourishing environmentally-conscious arts organisation: ‘Organic Arts’  which attracts people from miles around to come … Continue reading

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Photos and Jazz on a Rainy Night

A summer of rain and dark skies here in Devon – and now, amongst the blustery rainstorms, and occasional bright sunny periods that send me rushing out into the landscape, there is a new crispness in the air, and leaves … Continue reading

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Women in Farming

This heart-warming exhibition, currently running at Exeter Phoenix , comes out of a project run by Aune Head Arts, the contemporary arts organisation based on Dartmoor. The project involved six women artists exploring the lives and work of three women … Continue reading

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