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The artist acts as a conduit, a bodily measure, an organ of sense perception and a psychological filter for the specificity of an environment.

 

Martin Barnes
On The Edge
8 Days around Lands End

 

Mineral pigment collected from the South West Coast Path on top of Polaroids. The 'authenticity' of the photograph is compromised by its poor quality, and over-ruled by the physicality of the paint.

 

Paintings were posted daily from the walk to Aes-the-sia, an exhibition in Bristol, and have been made into an artist's book.