Artist Lock-In – A Look Back

The Artist Lock-In is the flag-ship residency project produced by ArtHouse Jersey, in association with WildWorks. It is professionally facilitated and brings creative people from a variety of disciplines, ages, backgrounds and experiences together to learn from each other and respond to their surroundings. The […]

Bebop Spoken Here

3 years ago i was asked to do live sound for the Classic Jazz Party event in Village Hotel, North Tyneside. Every year since, I’m glad to be able to say that I’ve been invited back! This year I decided to take a few photos […]

Vision and Strategy

I’m really chuffed to have been nominated to be part of the Vision and Strategy launch at Newcastle University, representing Culture and Creative Arts as one of the 5 main disciplines (the others being Ageing and Health, Energy, Data and Cities. Doc H – VisionStrategy […]

Cities and Memory – Doorway Effect

Cities and Memory┬ásent a call out for contributions to a ‘Sound Photography’ project. The idea was to generate music and sound in response to a photograph chosen from their library resource. I chose to explore some of the recordings I’d been making with my ambisonic […]

Dawn Chorus & Babbling Brook

It’s early April 2018. My lovely lady and I decide to take a few days respite in a friend’s cottage near Castle Douglas before the birth of our first child, which is due in about a month (!). Of course, we enjoyed some peaceful walks […]

Magnus Williamson – Organ Series

Over the next few months, myself and Prof. Magnus Williamson (Early Music Specialist at Newcastle University) will be creating frequent recordings of the new Bernard Aubertin organ which was installed in the King’s Hall Summer 2017. Here’s a link to the Newcastle University School of […]

‘Adlais’ screening preview

‘Adlais’ is a video project by James Davoll and Tim Shaw. Static panoramic film shots of a disused Welsh slate quarry are accompanied by the sounds of a still-working quarry. The empty sites are re-imagined and brought back to life using sound design, which is […]

‘Dillen Doll’

Jez Lowe’s latest project came as a bit of a shock. Firstly, the format of the album which flows continuously throughout its 45 minute length. Secondly, it is an accompaniment to fit alongside his first novel! I’ve woven the tracks together using some snippets of […]

Artist Residency

I’m very excited to be able to say that I’ve been selected to participate in Jersey Arts Trust‘s ‘Artist Lock-In 2017’! For 10 days, 12 international artists will be literally locked-in at Elizabeth Castle, a 16th Century castle that sits upon a tidal island just […]