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07/04/2015: Made In Roath- Red Route March Prep and Considerations

I am excited and proud to be asked to participate in the Red Route March on the 2nd & 3rd May 2015, as part of the Made In Spring festival, held by the arts group Made In Roath. 402 more words


07/04/2015: Designing the structure of the Central Hanging

After some consideration regarding the display of the central hanging, I realised that it would appear strange if the 4 additional hangings were designed to reference marching banners and could physically be marched with and the central hanging, and also the most important piece for my degree show, was not designed to reflect this source and was merely hung on the wall. 135 more words


Duke street prison

Duke street prison stood in Glasgow from 1798 to 1955 and was so awful it had a folk song written about it called ‘There Is a Happy Land’. 107 more words

27/03/2015: Finished Additional Hangings

Today I completed the final additional hanging, so now all of my main pieces of the degree show are completed. It is now time to complete the structural ground supports for the additional hangings, and the arrangement of the work in the show. 72 more words


18/03/2015: 2nd Additional Hanging

Today I managed to make the second additional hanging for the degree show and I am very pleased with the result. The process of making the hanging was a lot less stressful than the first one as I know how to make the hanging safely and securely. 19 more words


Pakistan hangs 12 convicts in one day -- Human rights groups protest

From the BBC

Pakistan is believed to have one of the highest numbers of death row prisoners in the world

Pakistan has hanged 12 convicts, the largest number of people executed on the same day since the country overturned a ban on executions. 255 more words