Age in the Frame – 07/11/19

Posted by on Nov 7, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME, BECOMING OLDER, Sculpture

‘One would, of course, like to approach old age with grace and fortitude, but old age makes it difficult’. (Arthur Krystal, The New Yorker, October 28, 2019; ‘Why Can’t We Tell the Truth About Aging‘)

Age in the Frame – Image 16/09/19

Posted by on Sep 16, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Participant (81 yrs). Extract from recording: Her husband died – it’s given her a new lease of life. She’s a game old bird. When this sculpture is tapped the head nods and the top feathers wave with the motion.

Age in the Frame – response 13/08/19

Posted by on Aug 13, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Bearings (card, paper, acrylic, wire)

Age in the Frame – response 04/08/19

Posted by on Aug 4, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Bits that are not right: Organ Recital I (paper, wire, acrylic) Participant (72 yrs) Participant (64 yrs) Participant (74 yrs)

Age in the Frame – response 08/07/19

Posted by on Jul 8, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Compare and contrast: Response:

Age in the Frame – response 07/07/19

Posted by on Jul 7, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Ex Hells Angel expresses his approach to ageing. My response

Age In The Frame – Response 18/06/19

Posted by on Jun 18, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME, Works on paper

Participant (18 yrs): I clearly remember sitting on his lap and he would read me stories, and my first word was “Grandad” and my second word was “buttons”, because I would sit on his lap and play with the buttons on his shirt, and he would say they were buttons. So my first two words […]

Age in the Frame – Response: 2/06/19

Posted by on Jun 2, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Young participant (18yrs)

Age in the Frame – 09/04/19

Posted by on Apr 9, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

An interesting day recording the views of 16-18 year olds at a school in east London, on older people and ageing. Many poignant and perceptive views; unique takes on their personal connections with older people; general belief that there should be more intergenerational mixing.

Age in the Frame – 08/03/2019

Posted by on Mar 8, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

What’s in a name? Meet ‘Birdie’ Out of many conversations ‘Birdie’ appeared.