Terrace Square Artists Project is an expanding network of local residents who live in houses which back onto an alley, in the Terrace Square’ neighbourhoods of Moss Side and Fallowfield.
Coming from a textiles background, scissors feature as the means to make things, mostly from leftovers, for use in performance, installations, videos and photographs in live, exhibited and documented artwork.
A Manchester resident since 1986. Former owner of House of Haynes Fancy Dress Hire, designing and making costumes in Manchester city centre for 14 years, before returning to education to do MA Textiles at MMU. Now an artist and currently engaged in an art practise-based PhD study of the German artist, Kurt Schwitters at University of Cumbria.
TSAP @ Platt Hall 2020 – No! Ah! (dismay followed by ideas)
22 distant cousins of the Noah’s Ark animals, from Platt Hall’s Mary Greg Collection, end their year-long trek towards Platt Hall Climate Emergency Hub which began following the announcement by Manchester City Council of the Manchester Climate Emergency Declaration on 10th July, 2019. On the way to sheltering in the hub, they walk and talk through how they’d like to emerge from the emergency into a better world.