Oxford University Botanic Gardens (2004-05)

The residency at the Oxford University Botanic Garden was part of the Living Library Project designed to reassess plant family relationships, via DNA analysis. The University of Oxford Botanic Garden is the oldest botanic garden in Great Britain. Throughout its three hundred and eighty year history the Garden has continually evolved and developed to the […]

‘The Healing Tree’ – Southampton University Hospital (2001)

‘The Healing Tree’  was commissioned by the Wellcome Trust for the Respiratory Disease Research Unit at Southampton University Hospital. The sculpture enlivens a recreational space for staff and provides screening and privacy to volunteer’s .It was developed via consultation and collaboration with both research and nursing staff. The design makes comparisons between the function of […]

Hilliers Arboretum, Hampshire (2000-01)

Artist in Residence at Hilliers Arboretum, Romsey, Hampshire working from a solar & wind powered studio, alongside the horticultural team and botanist Alan Coombes, drawing and making sculpture in response to the collection. In 1997 the Gardens were included by English Heritage on the Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England […]