Posts Tagged ‘Elysium Gallery’

Espy Photo Award questionnaire

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Having reached the shortlist for the Espy Photo Award earlier this year, they have published a very short questionnaire which I completed on my photography practice. It can be found here. 

The Espy Photo Award is part of the Elysium Gallery, an artist led, not for profit, social enterprise comprising of studio spaces and a contemporary art gallery in Swansea, UK.

‘The Sixth Extinction’ series selected to be shown as part of ESPY awards

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

‘The Sixth Extinction’ series has been selected to be showcased on a video screen in the Elysium Gallery, Swansea as part of the ESPY awards.

The jetstream over the North Atlantic controls the direction of pressure systems and hence the UK's weather. Atmospheric cooling due to the melting icecaps has altered the position of the jetstream leading to marked changes to weather patterns with increased storm intensity, flooding and more frequent extreme weather events.

Waterlogged fields, Monkton, South Wales. The jetstream over the North Atlantic controls the direction of pressure systems and hence the UK’s weather. Atmospheric cooling due to the melting icecaps has altered the position of the jetstream leading to marked changes to weather patterns with increased storm intensity, flooding and more frequent extreme weather events.