Artwork from Earth to Sky

In less than two weeks I will be winging my way home after nearly three months of being based in Norway doing an artist-residency at Drammen Kommune. Yesterday and today were big days – I gave a presentation in the form of a meditation at the Kulturhuset Hovtun in Klokkarstua and today another presentation at […]

Old river house at Drammenselva © Tracey M Benson

After a few days of screen work, writing and research, I really needed to connect with the river. https://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/walking-along-drammenselva It was a good time to start collecting some sticks and stones for rune making. I also made friends with this beautiful tree. I also noticed many different kinds of mushrooms – didn’t dare to try […]

Volda © Tracey M Benson || bytetime

This morning I got up really early to catch my flight to Volda. For the next week I will be co-leading a cross media workshop for Masters students with Volda University College. I am really excited to be working here and apparently we will all be staying in some remote area not far from Volda. The […]

Documentation "Words for Water Stage 2", PhotoAccess, Canberra © Garry Benson 2014

From 16 October to 2 November 2014, I have an installation at Photoaccess in Manuka, titled Words for Water. The exhibition includes a video work and an augmented reality installation. If you have a chance to drop in on Sunday 2 November, I am minding the gallery and will be giving an artist talk at […]

Dragør harbour in 1906 - where the new bus to Copenhagen is inaugurated and the passengers are having a refreshment before departure. Image credit: http://www.copenhagenet.dk/cph-map/CPH-Dragoer.asp

Walking Backwards into the Future Augmented Reality in Copenhagen, by Tracey Benson This article documents the waypoints of the tour of Dragør titled Walking Backwards into the Future being presented as part of Cultura21 Eco Island, Dragør, Denmark. Related posts The Walking Backwards into the Future: Cultura21 Eco Island, Dragør, Denmark proposal details the project goals and the context. You […]

Interconnections between time, place and space Firstly I would like to thank Vicki and Trudy for inviting me to participate in ADA Mesh Cities. It has been a really wonderful symposium and I have loved seeing all the interesting projects over the last few days as well as meeting some fantastic people. Secondly, I would […]

Documentation of "Finding the Ghosts of K Road" © Tracey Benson 2014

Well, very happy to say I have presented my work today and I think it went really well, thanks to the great tour guide Edward Bennett and the participants, who took the time to get out into a wet Auckland afternoon to discover some of the lost moments of K Road. Here are some images […]