Category Archive: Art and Artists

Dillon de Give: Walking with a Stroller

Re-blogged from  12 October 2013 The majority of my walking in the past four months has taken place in a small park across the street from my apartment. I take my son for… Continue reading

Yoko Ono, City Piece

Ignacio Pérez Pérez sent me the details of this Yoko Ono instruction from 1961, it’s included in her ‘Grapefruit’ book of instructions and drawings, one of a number of walking-related instructions.

It’s not buggy fit

When I’ve told people that I’m working on a project about walking with prams a couple of them have asked if it’s like buggyfit….. well no it’s not. Not that I think buggyfit… Continue reading

maternity leaves lizzie philps

I came across Lizzie Philps’s work at the ‘Walking Encyclopaedia’ exhibition at AirSpace gallery in Stoke on Trent. This project in particular really stuck with me (and chimes with the thinking behind the… Continue reading

There is no more sombre enemy of good art than the pram in the hall

One strand of the Perambulator project (a really important one) addresses how I can, as an artist, continue to make work now that I have children. This quote, from the writer Cyril Connolly’s… Continue reading

Prams and drifting

Looking for references to prams and psychogeography, I came across Fernando Sdrigotti’s article Clerkenwell: Drift and Prams in the psychogeographic review. He writes “I used to spend several hours every morning walking in… Continue reading