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V-bag musings

Taking a break from my all-consuming Dreams as R-evolution installation and an outstanding report, I harkened back to the V-Bag series as the images of the bag yawn in front of me. Sitting with my foot in a vinegar-d bandage (a broken toe) as a result of my wrestling with the ocean for our bags, …

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Dreams as R-evolution

Supported by the National Arts Council and the Human Elephant Foundation Music written for the Dreams as R-evolution installation by Salim Washington and UZIBO How uncanny is it that I began writing about this Dreams as R-evolution concept – the installation and artbook more than 2 years ago.  ARTBOOK PROCESS SPACE AUTHORITY / POWER SELF …

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dreams, wishes and expectations_recycled

This body of work emanated from the exhibition I curated called, Dreams, Wishes and Exhibitions for the Voices of Women Museum in an old building downtown. Photographs by Roger Jardine and Coral Bijoux To see the associated blog, click here

Dreams as R-evolution, 2019-2020

Also powered by the Human Elephant Foundation After scientist, He Jiankui, was sentenced to 3-years in jail for his experimentation with germline gene editing, academics and scientists say a call to open an international debate on somatic and germline gene editing has to be considered. The issue of ethics in any  human endeavour will always …

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Dreams, Wishes and Expectations

Slide show by Coral Bijoux; Selected photographs by Roger Jardine and Coral Bijoux, music by Leonard Cohen-You want it Darker This work began as an installation within the Dreams, Wishes and Expectations exhibition which I curated in 2017, as the first and temporary location of the Voices of Women Museum. To see the associated blog, …

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We Fly To The Moon

This work is a collaged multi-media drawing that references a ‘historical’ frieze. It is the central piece of a Tryptic as yet incomplete.    To see the associated blog, click here