Paul R Jones

Artist, Lecturer / academic, Researcher

...I am interested in the concept of the artist as researcher, someone who utilises techniques familiar to visual anthropology, sociology and geographical studies. This approach developed from research exploring geographical and social issues specific to border regions. Border have been prevalent throughout Paul's practice, in terms of geography, language, and the swiftness at which one can change from being a citizen to being a foreigner. His is a constellation of social, local and temporary encounters, dialogues, mapping and navigation. read full statement

Location North Wales, Wales
Activities Higher education, Further education, Lecturing, Practice-based research, Art historical research, Participatory projects, Critical writing, Visual arts consultancy, Public relations, Film-making, Photographic documentation
Artforms / type of project Film & Video, Installation, Intervention, Performance, Research

News & Events

  • National Eisteddfod of Wales 2014, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

    Y Lle Celf is the Eisteddfod’s visual arts gallery and it’s one of the most popular buildings on the Maes, attracting up to 40,000 visitors during the week.

  • The Walking Encyclopaedia

    07/02/2014 – 15/03/2014
    AirSpace Gallery

    The Walking Encyclopaedia is an attempt to collate and present as many different artistic responses to, and uses of the walk as possible.

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  • UNIT(e)

    15/02/2014 – 15/03/2014
    g39

    The UNIT(e) season resembles an art school, encouraging peer-to-peer critique and dialogue between artists.

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