A work in nine episodes. Pearson|Shanks offer reflections on an itinerary that takes them from rural Lincolnshire in the 1950s through the industrial north of England and south Wales to California today. Along the way they offer commentaries on windshields and upholstery, nausea and the body politic, mirrors and engine parts, landscapes and the sublime, […]
2011 Mike Pearson and John Hardy (composer). Audio-work commissioned by the Arts and Humanities Research Council UK, “Landscape and Environment” programme, Director’s Impact Fellowship, Royal Geographical Society, London.
2009 Mike Pearson and John Hardy (composer). Live presentation of one hour section of web-based audio-work. Arts and Humanities Research Council UK, “Landscape and Environment” programme. Aberystwyth, Wales.
2000–2001 Dorian Llywelyn, Cliff McLucas, Michael Shanks. A manifold of engagements with the Hafod Estate (Wales), Monte Polizzo (Sicily), the San Andreas Fault (California). Stanford Humanities Center, Cantor Center for the Visual Arts at Stanford, and the Arts Council of Wales. Stanford, California.