Category Archives: Past Projects

EVERYTHING MUST GO, CFCCA, Manchester (2011)

foreign investment (FI) gathered hundreds of small unloved objects, donated by local retailers and the people of Manchester. Over a period of 6 weeks the worthless object were gilded with 18-carat gold leaf in the gallery space that was transformed into a … Continue reading

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OSLO GOLD-EXCHANGE, Mesen, Norway (2010)

Oslo Gold Exchange was part of Hva Gjør Du Her? a project, supported and produced by Mesen (http://mesen.no/) in Oslo. As ‘travelling Alchemists’ FI set up workshops in Groruddalen using “child labour” to transform unloved and discarded toys into golden objects of … Continue reading

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SPIRES EMBERS, Gogol Fest, Kiev (2009)

RED PARADIGM for EIDOS FOUNDATION UKRAINE  GOGOLFEST 2009  Mystetskyi Arsenal, KIEV, Ukraine, Curator Adam Nankervis

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THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION PROJECT (2009)

In 2009, as part of The Fifth Floor: Ideas Taking Space at the Tate Liverpool, foreign investment has created a thought provoking although aesthetically pleasing installation that could be described as an audible tableau vivant for visitors to look at … Continue reading

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GOLD SERIES (2008) (2001)

GOLD FOR DEPTFORD (2008 London) received the Macdonald Egan Award 2008 (commissioned by Deptford X ) A magical re- distribution of meaning took place when foreign investment turned street rubbish into gold. All gold was displayed on the bar counter of … Continue reading

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SUNDAY MATINEE (2005)

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THE DEBATE, Resonance FM London (2005)

This was a discussion with foreign investment and Sir Norman Rosenthal (curator/art historian), Alessio Antoniolli (Director, Gasworks & Triangle Network), Mark Mcgowen (performance artist) and Guy Brett (art critic/curator) the exhibition, Joseph Beuys: Actions, Vitrines, Environments at Tate Modern. Our key … Continue reading

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VENICE ORATORY, 51st Venice Biennale (2005)

Neighbours in Dialogue, Venice Agendas IV, 51st Venice Biennale, THE JANUS FACE OF VENICE Chair: William Furlong, Audio Arts, London and Mel Gooding  Tuning-in op. 2 represents the last movement and concluding fugue of the work. It is a polyphonic composition … Continue reading

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GOOD MORNING CAMBERWELL (2004)

The one-day event in the House gallery was part of a month-long series of shows and events called Yesvember organised by Mark McGowen, PaulKane and Chunky Arts  in November 2004. Good Morning Camberwell unfolded as a one-day super-local on-the-pavement radio … Continue reading

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SUPERMEN (2003)

SUPERMEN Firstly written, secondly live performed in close collaboration with 24 Men at the John Hansard Gallery,Southampton. Thirdly a film animation was produced: Supermen II. Supermen is about the most explosive material, our brain, a soft organ set aside from all the other … Continue reading

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