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Jon Adams fine art practice draws upon a wide range of materials and processes which include photography, video, sound recording and digital sound and visual manipulation, 3D installations, traditional sculpture and illustration. Jon is currently a Research Fellow in Disability Arts within the Faculty of CCi at the University of Portsmouth. His work includes themes of hidden disability and positive dyslexia and Aspergers awareness combined with a subversive or geological context.

Jon Adams on the history of the geological themes in his work

4 March 2011


Jon_Adams diagram for the goose_on_the_hill

I am writing this on the train to Victoria with a long day ahead. The sun is just starting to burn through the fog, relegating it to a thin veil of mist - so I am hopefully of seeing the ‘hill’ where the latest line of my work can trace its evolution. (Having just passed through Barnham station and been reminded that my ‘Dream’ is still there, left circa 2008) Back In 08/09, when I was artist with a ‘rail company’ here in the South for my ‘Art...

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