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Flood Story

Gerry Davies In the future someone will scuba dive over your submerged house, they may even tentatively venture in to marvel at the baroque tangle of your snail encrusted living room, as they do classroom images of life before the Anthropocene with flood back. This exhibition of new drawings takes …

08 Feb 2017 in Exhibition


Drawing Sensing Sighting Sounding

The paper Piercing the Darkness: Drawing Sensing Sighting Sounding was delivered at the 2015 American Association of Geographers conference , Chicago 21–30 April 2015. The paper was delivered in the stream  Interrogating The Limits of (Im)Perceptibility. Our co authored paper looks at strategies used in drawing to capture information at the edge …

30 Apr 2015 in Sensory Arts & Paper


Drawing as Babel Fish

The co- authored paper Crossing the Line Drawing as Babel Fish was delivered at the Itinerant Illustrator Conference,  18–19th December 2014 Srishti School of Art and Design, Bangalore, India. The paper examines the emergence of illustrative practices among fine artists to achieve a particular mobility, one which enables them to gather, …

02 Feb 2015 in Paper


Walking The Line: Drawing in Other Terrains

Walking the Line is a Lancaster University research project led by Gerry Davies and Sarah Casey. It investigates artists and creative practices that transport drawing into unusual, and challenging situations, both conceptual and actual. Situated where drawing might be counter intuitive or even impossible, new and specialist relationships, languages or modes …

05 Sep 2014 in Project