PROJECTS

Choices on Behalf of Others

  The installation questions given cultural systems and contemporary politics of self, introducing ideas around the ‘individual’ and the ‘collective’. Exhibition attendees are invited to walk through the liminal space between self and other, where hundreds of fragile porcelainesque forms draw our attention to shared human commonalities. Materials: Filo pastry, polyester thread, brass wire;  760cm x 360cm x 290cmExhibition: “You Get What…

THE HIKE TO CALAIS

       Tent Repair Kits for Calais Prompted by political chaos in the UK this year, I wanted to passionately speak up for the benefits of immigration. Inward movement of people from other cultures always enriches the countries and communities those people arrive in, whatever the motivation. People might have been drawn to come to a new place for…

The Grantchester Tailors Guild – Whitechapel Gallery

     Title: Uniform by The Grantchester Tailors Guild General studio clothing printed with archive designs of The Grantchester Pottery.  The oversize multi- purpose workwear, one size for all, were provided to Whitechapel Gallery staff to wear throughout the duration of The London Open 2015. Each uniform consists of a workshirt and a printed apron designed to button onto the workshirt…

Alcoholic Architecture

       Monastic-themed bar and hosts uniforms designed for Bompas & Parr’s Alcoholic Architecture project in Borough Market, July – December 2015.  The bar features a walk-in cloud of breathable cocktail. The underground bar sits next to the UK’s earliest gothic cathedral and on the site of an ancient monastery.  The bar staff mix drinks from spirits and beers created by monks:…

Olivia Hegarty for TRAIDremade

In tandem with a Percival collaboration, Traid invited me to design and produce a capsule collection of womenswear pieces using their fabrics.  All garments were manufactured locally in the UK using high quality materials that would have been wasted, had they not been donated to Traid.  The collection featured an oversized double-breasted coat in various heavy wools, a long tailored…