Category Archives: Art and Archaeology

Flow Country book published

Flow Country by Jasper Coppes & Daniel Lee FLOW COUNTRY is a collaboratively written piece of fictocriticism by artist Jasper Coppes and archaeologist Daniel Lee. Based on their earlier cinematographic ventures into a contested site in the far North of Scotland, … Continue reading

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Flow Country #2 Short Film

Flow Country (No 2.) 12 mins: View the film here Directed and edited by Jasper Coppes (NL) With Daniel Lee – Archaeologist (University of the Highlands and Islands, UK) Casper Brink – Cinematographer (NL) Malu Peeters – Field recorder (NL) … Continue reading

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Flow Country short film

In May 2016 I collaborated with artist Jasper Coppes to make a short 16mm film shot in the wilds of the Flow Country, Caithness and Sutherland, northern Scotland. The resulting film was shown in the Scottish Competition at the Glasgow … Continue reading

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ØY Papay festival, Papa Westray, Orkney 18-20 Nov 2016

Looking forward to the ØY Papay festival this weekend. You never know, there just might still be spaces to come along! Our talk is on Saturday afternoon: Experimental mapping and place-marking as contemporary archaeology This talk will discuss several recent … Continue reading

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Art and Architecture in Neolithic Orkney – Book Review

Art and Architecture in Neolithic Orkney: Process, Temporality and Context. Antonia Thomas. Archaeopress. 2016 Caroline Wickham-Jones kindly wrote a detailed review of Art and Architecture in Neoli… Source: Art and Architecture in Neolithic Orkney – Book Review

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Map Orkney Month: Imagining archaeological mappings paper published

Map Orkney Month: Imagining archaeological mappings has just been published in a new open access online journal Livingmaps Review (Vol. 1, No. 1). This is based on my contribution to the Public Archaeology 2015 project, in which 6 archaeologists and … Continue reading

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Incoherent Archaeology Manifesto

Incoherent Archaeology Manifesto (draft) (to be used or not used, adapted, edited, abandoned or recycled. Incoherent could be replaced with disjuncture)  Archaeologies of Incoherence (disjuncture) in a digital age: Technology incoherence: digital technology will not be used. Analogue only or … Continue reading

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