Welcome to Visiting Artists!

Join us in welcoming Joanna Wright and Alex Ashcroft to Alfred! They were invited by the Foundation faculty to create a first week adventure. You all will be working with them this week on a project titled, HUNT!

Joanna Wright is a Welsh artist who works with documentary film, oral history recording, archives and photography. She’s the artist in residence for Zero Carbon Britain 2030, http://www.zerocarbonbritain.com/ at the Centre for Alternative Technology http://www.cat.org.uk/  where she’s setting up a collaborative, artist led, documentary project to record the work of the zero carbon research project.

Joanna lives and works in Bangor, in north west Wales.

Alex Ashcroft is a sound designer and engineer working across diverse audio disciplines. His collaborations include studio recording and location recording projects, film work, audio-visual gallery installations and live performance art. He is based in London and works internationally.

Joanna Wright and Alex Ashcroft have worked on a number of collaborative projects together, and have recently been commissioned by the Arts Council in the UK to produce a new project that will be shown on the side of a medieval castle here: http://blincdigital.com/