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I’ve moved from non-indigenous plantations to endangered sea meadows in the space of 3 years. In 2018 I will move between both with a focus on soil, saltwater swimming and communication. The territory I have to cover is rich, multi-dimensional and requires collaboration with experts in particular fields as well as working with communities who know their place.

I will have to communicate to academics through papers, NGO’s through practice-based activities such as workshopping and documenting, and to the public through drawing, exhibiting and listening. I also will slowly re-work the visual aspects of this site.

Follow the work…

#tagscape / NON-indigenous plantations, LIVED forests
#coralcommunities / SEA meadows, MANGROVE forests and CORAL

and watch out for the development of the following projects:
#soilscape #saltwaterswimming #homeofsprings and @disposablecups

octopus_object #CoralCommunities #coastscape #UKSandDune #DominicaWilliamson #JasonParsonsImages from the UK Coral Communities Visual Methods workshop led by Dominica Williamson with facilitation from NGO’s and scientists. Photographer Jason Parsons helped people to capture their objects ‘Bring an item that means something to you about the coast and that you can talk about in terms of ecosystem services. This can be an object or an image (e.g. a photograph or a picture from a newspaper/magazine), or anything else that springs to mind.’ ‘Now create a coastscape in a group, it can be an abstract idea or a simulation.’

‘The video, photographs and the making [artist led visual methods by Dominica Williamson] are about perspective taking, but also understanding each other’s perspectives and building empathy’ Louisa Evans, Senior Lecturer: Environment and Sustainability, Exeter University

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