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mid pennine arts, burnley 2008 / 09

Commission to make new work based on the area around the Weavers' Triangle in Burnley, Lancashire.
Group show alongside Helen De Main and Chris Twigg.

Plant surveys were conducted on 22nd and 24th October and 11th November 2008 on the Weavers' Triangle area in Burnley alonside the Leeds - Liverpool Canal. The surveys revealed over 70 species of plant living in this industrial site, and specimens of plants were collected and pressed. Fifteen of the pressed specimens were chosen for display in the exhibition.



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installation shots, various dimensions
plant specimens, blackboard paint, pins, cotton threads, text in pencil


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fig ficus carica
specimen collected from alongside the Leeds Liverpool Canal in Burnley
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