This book covers the first 50 days of a project that several Walking the Land artist’s undertook for the Arnolfini Gallery's ‘100 Day Countdown’ initiative that stimulated events in the lead up to the 2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen.
Over the period of the 100 days, artist Kel Portman recorded his slow, reflective walks of 100 paces through photographs and words. During the walks he contemplating aspects of climate change, focussing on the threat to The River Severn which flows through his home county of Gloucestershire.
Kel Portman is a founder member of the arts collective 'Walking the Land' and makes artworks, photographs and installations that are inspired by walks and journeys through the landscape.
Lines of Connection. Following the Narrow Road to the Deep North Published November 17, 2015
The Art of Walking Published September 07, 2014
Encounters in Skyros Published July 01, 2014
Works in Progress Published December 28, 2013
Walking. Working. Interactions and Encounters 2013 Published December 28, 2013
Between the Woods and the Water Published April 21, 2013
earth.wind.water.sky Published April 27, 2012
Beyond the Comfort Zone New and unseen works by members of PhotoStroud Published October 21, 2011