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Greenland residency

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I have just returned from a research residency in West Greenland during April/May, living at Oqaatsut, a remote and weather-exposed village near Disko bay. 
I  kept a Blog during my residency, so If you would like to see what I was doing click on the link below 

 https://www.janettekerr.co.uk/blog
Thank you to all the wonderful people who bought my small paintings on Instagram as match-funding.

         Plus support by Unst Wild Skies Project, Baltasound School, UHI Lerwick, SPS College Ilulissat
         who are collaborating with me on the project

          Conversations between landscapes

   - a solargraphic project linking Greenland and Shetland.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        Mel Mouat - solargraph, Unst                                                                  Janette kerr - solargraph, Ilulissat

The results will be shown at the Mareel in Lerwick as part of WordPlay Festival 23-25 Sept 2022

 

My residency is funded by Creative Scotland, supported by Arctic Culture Lab and Shetland Arts
https://www.arcticculturelab.no/air-program/air-greenland-2022-23-arctic-realities/

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Confusing shadow with substance

 

The latest showing of the video & sound installation 'Confusing shadow with substance' is now at The Fisheries Museum, Anstruther from Aug 5 - Sept 30 

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Pittenweem Art Festival.

I am the invited artist at this year's Pittenweem Art Festival.

Showing sea paintings, drawings, and sketchbooks from Iceland and Greenland and Shetland in the Old Town Hall just off the High Street. 

https://www.pittenweemartsfestival.co.uk/invited-artists.html

Aug 5 -13th

Opening night Friday 7-9pm

I will be giving an illustrated presentation on Monday Aug 8th at 7pm 

Conversations Between Landscapes

 

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