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River and Tides Film Maker in Alderney

Thomas Riedelsheimer; the  film maker behind the only Andy Goldsworthy film to be made: River and Tides; is in Alderney today doing some filming for the follow up film. How exciting; Alderney could be in a Andy Goldsworthy film. For more information about Andy Goldsworthy’s … Continue reading

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Sir Geoffrey Rowland Research Trip to Naoshima, Japan

Sir Geoffrey Rowland, Trustee of the Art and Islands Foundation, recently visited the islands of Naoshima, Teshima, Inujima in the Seto Island Sea, Kagawa, western Japan. The main focus of the visit was to Naoshima, the Benesse Art site, operated … Continue reading

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Alderney Stones

An article about the Alderney Stones was published on The Islands Review today and it just reminds you of the time element to this land art by Andy Goldsworthy. www.theislandreview.com/andy-goldsworthy-the-alderney-stones The stones now two years on from their insertion in … Continue reading

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Liberation Day!!

Today is Liberation Day in Guernsey and we are all in a celebrating mood!! Did any one get chance to go check out the Liberation Monument as it’s shadow hit the momentous times this morning? If not here are some … Continue reading

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Gift Book for China

Book Preview Check out the book the Art and Islands team took to China to give to all the interesting people they met during the research trip. The book is also available for purchase through the above link.

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Chinese Ambassador Visit

Yesterday the Art and Islands team was privileged to meet with the Chinese Ambassador HE Liu Xiaoming, his wife Madamm Hu Pinghua, the Counsellor and Deputy Director of the Political Section Mr Miao Deyu and the Ambassador’s Secretary Mr Wang Tong; during the Ambassador’s visit to Guernsey. … Continue reading

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Quanzhou Normal University

While the team were in Quanzhou they were privileged to have a meeting with Vice Chancellor Gao Yuncheng and the Dean of the Art and Design Faculty together with a number of other professors at the Quanzhou Normal University. During the meeting … Continue reading

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Chong Wu

Yesterday the team were in Chong Wu to meet the shipwright and model maker Mr Guo-Hui Zhang here are some great pictures from their time with him.

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Quanzhou Maritime Museum

The team spent some time at the Quanzhou Maritime Museum yesterday where they met with the director of the museum Ms Ding Yu Ling. Eric said that the visit was very informative and interesting; I can’t wait to hear more about … Continue reading

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