news: The Parlour has received their first pot of funding from the West
Hove Community Fund to produce podcast interviews with breastfeeding
mothers. Following the establishment of a steering committee comprised of
midwives, lactation consultants, doulas and community based support
workers, The Parlour has had success in our first application for
Using the idea of the ‘instant garden’ created when a richly floral
carpet was thrown to the ground in ancient Persia, I create a new kind
of ‘garden’ using composite images of industrially grown flowers. The
result is a product of a slow, ponderous process of assembling ‘pieces’.
The soft lighting, reminiscent of Dutch Still Life paintings, is used
to enhance a sense of distance and deep space as the “real” flower is
converted through software into the flower symbol found in many ancient
Just as the great creation myth of Adam and Eve predicted, our pursuit of knowledge has cost us our immortality. Because we are now prisoners, albeit with golden handcuffs, of a system that demands we sacrifice the one resource all of us have in finite amount: Time.
Writing: Notes on Time: Linear Time
Part three of my survey of writings on the subject of Time and Photograpohy looks at definitions of the concept of Linear Time...