welcome

This blog documents the Perambulator project during my stay in Huntly throughout May 2014. It also includes a record of Perambulator New York, September 2018. Occasional updates on the wider project also find… Continue reading

Fort Greene and Long Island City 17th September

It’s my last day in New York and I travel to Fort Greene for a meeting. I consider the bus, but decide that folding the pram is more trouble than carrying up and… Continue reading

Long Island City 15th September

A small group meets at Flux Factory on Saturday morning for a walk around the neighbourhood. Straight away talk turns to how awkward it is to cross New York City with a stroller… Continue reading

Pram carrying in NYC

Getting in and out of the subway in New York City is a feat of strength. Astrid is still quite small and light, and I can lift the pram with her in it… Continue reading

Lower Manhattan 16th September

After the creative energy of my first few days; feeling invincible, strong, capable, I am now seriously tired. I start to look at the subway map for stations with disability access – and… Continue reading

Long Island City and Dutch Kills 14th September

I meet Bibi Calderaro at Flux factory in Queens to go for a walk together. We are multi tasking – checking my route for the walk tomorrow, and also walking Chris Green’s ‘Radically… Continue reading

Greenwich Village/Washington Park, 14th September

We head into Manhattan to meet up with a friend who is working in Greenwich Village. I arrive early, thinking that we’ll have a walk around the neighbourhood first. We come out of… Continue reading

New York mega drift 13th September

Day one in New York, having arrived on a night flight at 10pm the night before, Astrid woke at around 3am, thinking it was morning. We tried to stay quiet in the small… Continue reading

Saunter Trek Escort Parade (STEP)

Photographs from the Huntly ‘Edge’ series will be included in the forthcoming exhibition Saunter Trek Escort Parade (STEP) at Flux Factory and Queens Museum, New York City, September 6th – 30th, and October… Continue reading

Blackheath Forest: Ecologies of Practice

On June 13th Blake Morris and I led a workshop walking with the Centre for Performance Philosophy at the University of Surrey in Blackheath Forest. I have to confess that my contribution to… Continue reading