Living with the River – Dale Park for the Out of the Mouth of the Parrett project
Dale Park re located from the Quantocks to the levels. The work and commentary is a statement about being an incomer to an ancient landscape and how it is to co exist with the river.
Emerge submerge – Steve Welsh for the Out of the Mouth of the Parrett project
Steve Welsh interpreted the river and its concentrations of habitation to produce a 19 metre photomontage flowing from the point the river enters the county finishing in Combwich. “The tidal rise and fall submerges and reveals the unexpected each day; the use of double exposure onto film allowed serendipity to create juxtapositions and enabled the […]
River People – Sam Burton for the Out of the Mouth of the Parrett project
Sam Burton documented people he encountered while walking the riverbanks recording not just an image but vox pops explaining the connection to the place. “The river is a real gathering point for people, it’s a place where different tributaries of life meet in a daily bases. The settings may have a changed but the people […]
The Architecture of Water Management – Annie Cole for the Out of the Mouth of the Parrett project
Annie Cole investigated the architecture of water management, something the area could not function without.