BOG INTIMACIES, 2019-

Ongoing research

Bog Intimacies is an ongoing research project about building deep connections between humans and peatland ecologies in Scotland. It involves artist field work closely linked to Deep Listening practice (Pauline Oliveros), the artwork includes Undergrowth and a film (teaser below), production of which is currently on hold.

The pond at Balerno was like the pond in the dream that I had whilst at Rannoch. The dream where I swam in a bog and felt at peace. The dream where the air was clear and there was space between my head. When the weather is warmer I will recreate the dream - field notes extract

BOG INTIMACIES FILM

Can we slip through the edge between the human body and the landscape? This film guides the viewer through a peat bog, shifting the landscape 180° offering an intimate perspective.

All images by the artist unless stated otherwise.