El Paso

Sam NightingaleOther

I spent some time in El Paso a couple of years ago. It was clear to see how entwined it is culturally, socially and economically with the Mexican city of Juárez which sits just across the Rio Grande. A wall between these two cities will be destructive and divisive on so many levels. 

PRACTISING DEEP TIME RESIDENCY

Sam NightingaleOther, Projects

TimeSpan, Helmsdale, Far North Scotland November 2016 TimeSpan’s Residency Focus: Deep Time moves beyond a human scale, beyond language, beyond fact. In Scotland’s Far North it can be seen in the geological and the nuclear: the peat bogs of the Flow country and the nuclear site of Dounreay. A consideration of deep time also suggests possible methodologies for practice: excavation, … Read More

Photographic Print: Palace Cinema 1930-1959

Sam NightingaleOther

You can purchase this limited edition photographic print of the Palace Cinema, Kentish Town over at the Kentishtowner website. For the December 2013 edition of Kentishtowner, Nigel Smith of Tufnell Park Film Club took Sam on a tour of the lost cinemas right here in NW5. It’s a fascinating, almost forgotton history. We were thrilled that Sam also created this very … Read More