(Exhibitions, Installations, Land Works, planted, Publications)


the idea of RETURN is based on the course of nature. The movement is cyclic, and the course completes itself.

I Ching (Wilhelm translation)


return, exhibition, site-responsive, death, dying, comfort, memorial, planted, nature, growth, particpatory, video, video projection, installation, daffodils, wheatgrass, community, publication, event, catalogue




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(aluminium, video monitor, text in wax, flickering candle bulbs)

situated on the stairway to the upstairs space candle
references the frequency of car accidents. A small monitor
embedded in an acetate image of the 'hotwater bottle' displays
a candle constantly being relit. Above this is a rectangle of
hardened candle wax inscribed with the text:

an average of 10 people a day die in road accidents

the wax is backlit by flickering candle bulbs & the whole piece
is framed within a square metre of alluminium offset from the

Europe, Statistics & Research Directorate
UK Road Accident Statistics for 1996
3,598 died,
48,071 died or seriously injured
320,302 all severities



interfaces of location and memory