Maroun

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  I’m not really sure where we’re going this morning, partly because it was late with arak in Hamra last night and my mind is fuzzy, partly because of the bewildering route from Jal el Dib out to the highway south, and the intense experience of traffic any journey in Beirut entails, which I’ll come […]

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Fishing with George

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With D and her family I went to the beach. They go to one of the many beach clubs along the coastal strip, this one at Jounieh. Most of the coastline is taken up with private developments, a range of vintages and degrees of exclusivity: this one is open to chalet or locker owners who […]

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Returns

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I’m going back to Beirut for the first time in almost 5 years next week, and I’ll be posting from there, refreshing this site and revisiting some of the work I made there, and in Syria. For some reason I posted this on FB as a precis, but I thought I’d put it on here […]

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48 Sheet

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I’m very excited to be working on a 48 Sheet commission. More will be revealed in the fullness of time, but it will be a portrait piece, based and sited, if all goes to plan, not very far at all from here.

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Hartland Peninsula

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This place felt like it really was on the edge of the wild world

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Travel

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[singlepic id=337 w=320 h=240 float=none] I’ve a series in development, early stages, that looks at travel: movement of the subject through space. It’s about the condition of being, the aesthetics, the emotional states we cross, rather than the politics as such. There will be text, drawing, ephemeral evidence of passage, at least I think there […]

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