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AND YOU HAVE FELT THE HORIZON (2017)
30 SECOND SAMPLE VERSION OF 1 HOUR VIDEO.

FOUND FOOTAGE OF A JOURNEY ACROSS THE SOUTH CHINA SEA IS RE-SOUNDTRACKED WITH THE SOUND OF
COSMIC BACKGROUND RADIATION; THE AUDIBLE REMENANT OF THE BIG BANG.


HEAVENS_TRAILER_ROAD2UTOPIA (2017)
SINGLE CHANNEL VIDEO, 03:41


THE HEAVENS (2017)
INSTALLATION VIEW AT AREBYTE LASER, LONDON, UK. FEATURING WORK;

ACTUALITY REEL_THEHEAVENS (2017); 5 SINGLE CHANNEL HD VIDEOS, HD FLATSCREEN MONITOR, SPEAKER STAND
UNTITLED_STARS(2014/17); DIGITAL PRINT IN ARTIST FRAME
CALIFORNIA LIGHT AND SPACE, INDUSTRIAL LIGHTS AND MAGIC (2017); COLOURED LIGHTING GELS (PRIMARY BLUE)


THE HEAVENS (2017)
INSTALLATION VIEW AT AREBYTE LASER, LONDON, UK. FEATURING WORK;

ACTUALITY REEL_THEHEAVENS (2017); 5 SINGLE CHANNEL HD VIDEOS, HD FLATSCREEN MONITOR, SPEAKER STAND
UNTITLED_STARS(2014/17); DIGITAL PRINT IN ARTIST FRAME
CALIFORNIA LIGHT AND SPACE, INDUSTRIAL LIGHTS AND MAGIC (2017); COLOURED LIGHTING GELS (PRIMARY BLUE)


AND YOU'VE FELT THE HORIZON HAVN'T YOU?, 2014
ARTISTS CUSTOM LEVI'S 501 JEANS; HAND-DYED THE COLOUR OF THE OCEAN AND STONEWASHED WITH METEORITES
INSTALLED AT AREBYTE LASER AS PART OF THE HEAVENS











OBJECT/A BOOTH, MANCHESTER CONTEMPORARY 2016 w/MATTHEW DENNISS
WORK FEATURED; THE HEAVENS, 2015 (ONGOING), 3 SINGLE CHANNEL HD VIDEOS, HD FLATSCREEN MONITOR, SPEAKER STAND


UNTITLED (2016)
ARTISTS SWEATSHIRT EATEN BY RATS
INSTALLED AS PART OF MEANS, CURATED BY UNIT


THE HEAVENS_INTERMISSION, 2016
SINGLE CHANNEL VIDEO, 01.37
FOR HD PLAYBACK PRESS HD ICON OR CLICK HERE


AN INDIGESTIBLE OBJECT(YUTU_THE_HEAVENS), 2015/16 (ONGOING)
SINGLE CHANNEL VIDEO, 1:52
FOR HD PLAYBACK CLICK HD ICON


UNIVERSAL, 2016
SINGLE CHANNEL VIDEO, 00.17
FOR HD PLAYBACK PRESS HD ICON OR CLICK HERE


THE KARMAN LINE, 2016 (INSTALLATION VIEW)
GROUP EXHIBITION W/ MICHAEL MULVIHILL AND MATTHEW DENNISS AT OBJECT / A, MANCHESTER, UK.
MORE INFORMATION


TRAILER_THE HEAVENS, 2015 (IN PROGRESS)
SINGLE CHANNEL VIDEO, 01.07
FOR HD PLAYBACK PRESS HD ICON OR CLICK HERE


1972; 2 EXPLOSIONS. A CURTAIN FALLS, 2015
2 CHANNEL VIDEO, 01:53


31/08/97 (PILE UP), 2011-15
ONGOING SERIES OF WORKS REPEATING A PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE OF A WRECKED CAR.
THE SERIES BEGINS WITH A SINGLE PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE AND IS REPEATED AND OVERLAID UNTIL IT BECOMES ABSTRACT.


DEEP_COLOUR_EXPANDING, 2015
ANIMATED GIF
PRESENTED ACROSS VARIOUS PLATFORMS


BLACK ON GREY_ (MAGNIFICENT_DESOLATION_12), 2014
1/6 DIGITAL IMAGES SOURCED FROM MARK ROTHKO'S BLACK ON GREY PAINTINGS (1969/70):
THE FINAL SERIES OF PAINTINGS COMPLETED BEFORE THE ARTIST DEATH.
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


THEY USED TO CALL IT THE MOON, 2014 (INSTALLATION VIEW)
EXPANDED VERSION OF THE EXHIBITION ORIGINALLY PRESENTED AT BALTIC 39
INSTALLED AT BALTIC CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, GATESHEAD
(MORE INFORMATION)


ECHO (JEFF), 2014
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


YUTU (JEFF), 2014
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


UNTITLED (IF IT FLIES IT DIES), 2014
1/6 POSTERS
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE


AN INDIGESTABLE OBJECT, 2014
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


THEY USED TO CALL IT THE MOON, 2014 (INSTALLATION VIEWS)
A GROUP SHOW EXPLORING THE ENDURING PRESENCE OF THE MOON AND THE
RICH ICONOGRAPHY OF SPACE ON THE POPULAR IMAGINATION OF ARTISTS.
INSTALLED AT AT BALTIC 39, NEWCASTLE
(MORE INFO)


AN OCEAN OF STORMS, 2014 (INSTALLATION VIEW)
GROUP SHOW AT UNTITLED GALLERY, MANCHESTER (W/ LEE MACHELL AND RICK COPSEY)


AND YOU'VE FELT THE HORIZON HAVN'T YOU?, 2014
ARTISTS CUSTOM LEVI'S 501 JEANS; HAND-DYED THE COLOUR OF THE OCEAN AND STONEWASHED WITH METEORITES


DISTANCE AND LEAPING (PROMO), 2014
ANIMATED GIF










BUT IT COULD BE A LEVI'S ADVERT, 2013 (W/
MATHEW PARKIN)
CUSTOM JEANS; HAND-DYED AND STONEWASHED WITH METEORITES, COPPER AND DIGITAL PRINTS ON PAPER AND BEACH TOWELS
INSTALLATION AS PART OF FLATFILE - A PLAN CHEST PERMANENTLY SITED AT EASTSIDE PROJECTS, BIRMINGHAM, UK.


LUNA PARK (THAT EVER INCREASING DISTANCE), 2013
UNREALISED PROJECT DEVELOPED FOR BLACKPOOL PROMENADE; INFLATABLE MOON, HARDWARE, FLOURESCENT LIGHTS
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE


HYPERFLIGHT (AFTER VOYAGER), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


DISTANCE AND LEAPING (VANDAL), 2013
NIKE TRAINERS, METEORITES FROM A 16TH CENTURY WITNESSED FALL


UNTITLED (GIANT), 2013
SHOEBOX, DIGITAL PRINT


LEAP (JORDAN), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE PRESENTED ACROSS VARIOUS PLATFORMS


AN OCEAN OF STORMS, 2013
PHRASE DEPLOYED ACROSS VARIOUS MEDIA INCLUDING;
POSTER, COCKTAIL, EXHIBITION TITLE / GUIDE / DOCUMENTATION, SPOKEN WORD


RO-rp02_2013/YK, 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS

RO-rp02_2013/YK IS PART OF AN ONGOING SERIES OF RE-PURPOSED YVES KLEIN PAINTINGS


FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE (AMERICAN MEN), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGES ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE


CALIFORNIA (1961), 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE SCALED TO 16:9 FORMAT
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE














THE GOLDEN COAST, 2013
INSTALLATION AT UNTITLED GALLERY, MANCHESTER, UK


THE GOLDEN COAST, 2013
DIGITAL IMAGE SCALED TO 16:9
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE






NOTES ON WESTWARD EXPANSION, 2012
INSTALLATION VIEW AT BLOC PROJECTS, SHEFFIELD, UK




T: UNTITLED (AS12-46-6868), 2012
B: UNTITLED (AS15-82-11217a), 2012

2/12 IMAGES TAKEN BY ASTRONAUTS ON THE MOON'S SURFACE BETWEEN 1969 AND 1972.
THE IMAGES, TAKEN FROM THE BEGINNING AND END OF FILM MAGAZINES HAVE BEEN RE-PHOTOGRAPHED.


UNTITLED (BLACK ON GREY_02), 2012
DIGITAL COLLAGE (1/6)


UNTITLED (CONSTELLATION_EXPANSION_RELATIVITY MODEL), 2012
DIGITAL IMAGE ACROSS VARIOUS PRESENTATION PLATFORMS


EVERYDAY WE ARE APART, I MISS YOU MORE THAN EVER (SAMPLE), 2011

SAMPLE VERSION OF A LARGER ARTWORK IN WHICH BEETHOVEN'S MOONLIGHT SONATA IS SLOWED DOWN TO
THE EQUIVALENT LENGTH OF TIME NEIL ARMSTRONG WALKED ON THE MOON; 2:41:36


UNTITLED (KEPLAR_4), 2011 - ONGOING
ACRYLIC ON PLASTIC PLATE


UNTITLED (KEPLAR_10), 2011 - ONGOING
ACRYLIC ON PLASTIC PLATE


UNTITLED, 2011
POSTER / WALL TEXT
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE


UNTITLED, 2011
POSTER / OR WALL TEXT
DIMENSIONS VARIABLE




MODELS FOR LIVING (PROTOTYPES_CLUSTER), 2011 (DETAIL)
VARIOUS MATERIALS INCLUDING WOOD, STEEL, ALUMINIUM, GRANITE
AS PART OF I'LL BE YOUR MIRROR AT SUPERCOLLIDER (CURATED BY FIONA SHAW)




UNTITLED, 2011
COLLAGED IMAGES (2/6) / FOUND DIGITAL IMAGES



    
UNTITLED (1969), 2011
DIGITAL IMAGES (2/12) / VARIOUS PRESENTATION MEDIA


UNTITLED (MOOR), 2011
INKJET PRINTS ON WATER COLOUR PAPER (1 / 12)
EXHIBITIED AS PART OF EVERYDAY WE ARE APART ( I MISS YOU MORE THAN EVER), SOUTH SQUARE GALLERY, UK










UNTITLED (14), 2011
ALUMINIUM FOIL


UNTITLED (15), 2011
ALUMINIUM FOIL


EVERYDAY WE ARE APART (I MISS YOU MORE THAN EVER), 2011
VINYL ON WALL
INSTALLED AT SOUTH SQUARE GALLERY, THORNTON, BRADFORD, UK


FIGURES (LEAPS), 2011 - ONCOING
DIGITAL COLLAGE


FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE (SIERRA BLANCA), 2011
FOUND AND PROCESSED DIGITAL IMAGES (1/19) / VARIOUS PRESENTATION METHODS




FIGURES IN A LANDSCAPE (LUNAR), 2011 - ONGOING
FOUND AND PRESENTATION IMAGES / VARIOUS PRESENTATION METHODS


A TEXTBOOK FOR NURSES (REVISED EDITION), 2011 - ONGOING
DIGITAL IMAGES (1/56) / VARIOUS PRESENTATION METHODS