some works

Untitled (cold research sketch), digital collage [possible poem], 2020. Source Image: 'Going to Britain?', BBC Caribbean Service.

Produced to accompany new writing for MAP Magazine on the cold, which you can read here.

screaming by citation, lol ur so drama, 2019

2 channel video installation; a precarious hanging; black cling; post-it; text; Auld Lang Syne by The Black on White Affair;  A Scottish Landscape by Robert S.Duncanson 1871; African and Caribbeans in Scotland: A socio-geographical study by June Evans 1997; William Davidson and rumours of quartering and quicklime.

Shown as part of the exhibition, something vague and irrational, Celine Gallery, 2019 w/ Sulaïman Majali.

Installation view:

"that my dear old mother would never know me", 2019, Sulaïman Majali
Digital print of Robert Scott Lauder’s painting of David Roberts 1840 (in Arab Dress) without side whiskers, paste;
faux gilded frame, mirror, paintings of the Prophet’s Mosque and the Grand Mosque of Makkah

Empire of Love (2020), series of six engraved Zippo® lighters, edition of 2.

Empire of Love was commissioned by the Gallery of Modern Art Glasgow for the exhibition, Domestic Bliss. The lighters are engraved with text retrieved from James Boswell’s 1791 poem, No Abolition of Slavery, or the Universal Empire of Love and a design infomred by research into histories of abolition and apologia in Scotland.

Images courtesty Katie Bruce and Glasgow Museums.

film still, Untitled (HYSTERIA!) 2019, digital video, 4m52s | Sound design by Francis Dosoo

installation view: Untitled (HYSTERIA!) 2019 as part of HYSTERIA at David Dale Gallery.

Invited to produce HYSTERIA, as part of Non-Fiction, a series of events by Rhythm Machine at David Dale Gallery, July 2019, Glasgow. Image courtesy Olly Gears.

Installation details
Flourish, 2017, The Gallow Gate, Glasgow