Author Archives: X-Wide P

About X-Wide P

Award winning advocate for art, heritage & culture; fine artist, curator, museum & gallery manager and mild mannered front man of Relevant Elephant, finest purveyors of rock-steady hip-hop mambo

Old Rule

I keep seeing the post ‘New Rule: take 3 pieces of plastic home when you visit the beach’ and I thought everyone should be reminded of the old Rule.   Advertisements

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Kickstarter Campaign – Soundwaves

Soundwaves (Physikospectrosymphonia) by Phil Hackett Acrylic and gloss on photographic paper with electronic audio player. A series of large photographs of reflected landscapes in still lake waters that have been overpainted by the artist to create soundwave shaped images from … Continue reading

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Brief Encounters – Lab Visit

I went to the Genetics lab at the University of Leicester today to observe an experiment and ask questions. I got involved and helped to prepare samples for testing and followed the process from start to finish for that stage … Continue reading

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Brief Encounter – Artist Residency

I had my first meeting with the staff at the Genetics Department at the University of Leicester in the laboratories. Dr Carlo Breda was very calm and patient with all my questions and gave me access to some amazing images … Continue reading

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I Wish

I Wish by Phil Hackett

A poem of love lost… Continue reading

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