Memory is always incomplete, always imperfect, always falling into ruins; but the ruins themselves, like no other traces, are treasures: our guide to situating ourselves in a landscape of time
 
Rebecca Solnit
Going Back
A walk from London to Liverpool

 

A journey on foot from London to Liverpool, retracing a journey made by the artist's granddad, who ran away from home aged 16. 

Video installation and artist book.S
hortlisted for the NEO:Art Prize and was exhibited at ROAD Liverpool.

The production of this work was supported by a Time and Space residency at Metal.

The past is always present.
The journey form is a ‘switch’ form, a generator of connections between time and space. Thus radicant artists construct their paths in history as well as geography
 
Nicholas Bourillard