Reflections on Stories Of Storage: a walking tour

A man in a cherry picker working overhead looked slightly bemused as we gathered by the Coltman Street Phone Box for the The Aimless Archive alternative walking tour of HU3, using the YOU CAN cards as prompts. Cards that have been made to help us understand a process of slowing down and asking: Where are… Continue reading Reflections on Stories Of Storage: a walking tour

Intermittence – Notes From The Aimless Archive

Text written for The Stacks 2. Intermittence periodical, put together by Matt Fratson to document x2 workshops we ran in the run-up to the exhibition. The volume and density of the material in the reference stacks at Hull Central Library is enough to give me palpitations. Like a kind of low-level Stendhal Syndrome (or Florence… Continue reading Intermittence – Notes From The Aimless Archive

MISSIVES #1.5

The text-slides are now in their penultimate form – the final letters will be added to create the slogan from the conversation with Matt Fratson on Day 1. Points of thought include: – How much do they distill that conversation? – How much space do they take up? – The portable nature of these works.

MISSIVES #1.4

The slides have returned from Joel Hague – the image-slides are really coming together. This is the halfway point of the project with x4 more exchanges to go.

MISSIVES Beginning…

To mark the anniversary of Tangier – Madrid Suitcase – The Aimless Archive will engage in extended, durational performances. These will help to document the conversations that took place during the week-long performance and draw-in new collaborations. MISSIVES #1 will begin 25 October 2022 – a year to the day that Tangier – Madrid Suitcase… Continue reading MISSIVES Beginning…