Month: August 2016

A Few Looks Back and Forwards and Floating

A Few Looks Back and Forwards ‘Life?’ he looks bemused ‘Life is like a swing set You have it in your garden, and birds shit all over it’. He nods wisely, ‘Birds- Those fearless high fliers, fancy dippers Dive-bombing, spiralling through skies Swivelling, swooning, riding on air, careless, Your onetime aspiration, when you were younger.’ […]

3Z Arctic City

“3Z Arctic City” floats around the far northern latitudes.”   This project and artwork as a model kit product are the results of an art residency in a FabLab in the northwest of Iceland. 3Z Arctic City – City Of The Imagination – James Abell Art The making of it is on this blog post How To Make Almost […]

Three poems by Martin Stannard

GIMBALS Petal, Be my pivoted support that allows the rotation of an object about a single axis. In engineering, that world neither of us understand, a set of three, they are called gimbals incidentally, one mounted on the other with orthogonal pivot axes, may be used to allow an object mounted on the innermost of […]