Celebrating Revela-T

Arriving in Barcelona for Revela-T 2017, I had little idea of what to expect. It is an incredibly long 28 hours by plane from Australia. The day after landing we headed out to Vilassar de Dalt early in the morning to hang the photos I was exhibiting at the Cal Garbat. Of course we got…

Cherry Oh

For want of something to say, lost for words maybe, or just the tune in my head – perhaps it’s better to quote The Stones: “whoa, eeyo, eeyo, eeyo, eeyo whoa, eeyo, eeyo, eeyo, eeyo yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah,… oh cherry, oh cherry, oh baby doncha know i’m in love with…

Sorry, …but I’ve been hit by purple rain

Listening to Ventura Highway I am always transported to an imagined road that might be in California somewhere. I want to be chewing on that piece of grass, overcome by the scent of sage brush walking along a prairie road, and feel fresh breezes blowing off peaks dusted with first snows. Who knows whether there…

Infrared in the rainforest

Deep beneath the Illawarra escarpment, where the Macquarie Rivulet exits the rainforest into farmland, is a world of tall trees, vines, fallen logs with mosses, and boulders covered in lichens. It is place where the sun barely penetrates onto the forest floor in winter, always feels damp and smells of decay. Typically, the sort of…