Credits

This work was made possible with the support of The Laboratory at the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, University of Oxford and the financial assistance of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and Southern Arts.

Many thanks to Paul Bonaventura at The Laboratory for enabling the project and for his encouragement; Gavin Baily and Richard Brown for many fruitful discussions; and Val for her interest and support.

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Contact

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Dr. Jonathan Mackenzie
j.mackenzie@dial.pipex.com