W.E: Part One

W.E: Part One

A continuing project exploring the Warner Estate in Waltham Forest. Lucy Harrison and Katherine Green collaborated on the first stage of the project, which captured previously unrecorded local history through photography and oral histories.   The second stage of...
Carnaby Echoes

Carnaby Echoes

www.carnabyechoes.com   Carnaby Echoes (2013) was a major public art project by Lucy Harrison in central London, investigating the musical history of the Carnaby estate (Carnaby Street and the surrounding streets), over a 100-year period from the opening of...
Mapping Your Manor

Mapping Your Manor

Mapping Your Manor was a project made on the outskirts of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in 2011, when building work was still ongoing. It consisted of a series of audio recordings made with people who live or work close to the edge of the Park, many of them made in...
Light Up Your Street

Light Up Your Street

Outdoor projections, Hackney Wick A series of outdoor projection events using local people’s chosen song lyrics, collected during a series of public music events.   As part of the new landscape in the Olympic Park, the Olympic Delivery Authority...
Leysdown residency

Leysdown residency

Residency in Leysdown-on-sea, Isle of Sheppey, Kent, commissioned by Art at the Centre, Swale. A series of silkscreen posters were displayed around Leysdown in May 2011, inspired by conversations with local people. Also, a Leysdown-themed pub quiz was organised in...
Poetry Machines

Poetry Machines

Saison Poetry Library Royal Festival Hall Southbank Centre, London   Poetry Machines is a poem generator, using random selections of words taken from a collection put together as part of Lemn Sissay’s residency at the Southbank Centre.   The project...
Canvey Guides

Canvey Guides

A public art project, part of ‘Art U Need; An Outdoor Revolution’, curated by Bob & Roberta Smith and included in the book ‘Art U Need- My Part in the Public Art Revolution’, published by Black Dog 2007. Canvey Guides archived website can...
Around the World from the Isle of Wight

Around the World from the Isle of Wight

Consists of text and images (distributed as an A4 publication at an exhibition at Quay Arts, Isle of Wight, 2006) accompanied by a collection of ‘QSL’ cards collected by amateur radio enthusiast and Island resident Eric Heath. The project connects the...
Art School Marginalia

Art School Marginalia

Digital print, video and publication. A collection of notes made in the margins of books in the Kent Institute of Art & Design library. The resulting text was given to a group of students at the college to read out in the form of a lecture. The book ‘Good...
Defoe cars

Defoe cars

Project made with the cab firm resident in Daniel Defoe’s former London home. Consists of video documentation of the cab office, photographs and...
A Case of Identity

A Case of Identity

Audio CD, 9 mins Recorded in an interview room at Stoke Newington Police Station, a recording of a police officer reading all the questions from the Sherlock Holmes story ‘A Case of Identity’ as if they were an interview. There are no answers to the...