How To Fight Loneliness (Just Smile All The Time) (2006 – 09). Installation view from ‘I Think I Was Blind Before I Met You’, High St Project Gallery, Christchurch, Feb 2009. Silver gelatin photograms from original embroideries, cut fabric and crochet. Each image approx. 30 x 30cm, each frame approx 0.85m x 0.5m.

The title for the series and the works within it taken from the Wilco song ‘How To Fight Loneliness’, from the 1999 album ‘Summerteeth’.


 

(Weenink Rd, 1977 - 1994)
Shine Your Teeth ’Til Meaningless: (Weenink Rd, 1977 - 1994)

(Bartlett St, 1996 - 1997)
Sharpen Them With Lies: (Bartlett St, 1996 - 1997)

(Bartlett St, 1996 - 1997)
Just Laugh at Every Joke: (Bartlett St, 1996 - 1997)

(Cambridge Gardens, 2001 - 2002)
Drag Your Blanket Blindly: (Cambridge Gardens, 2001 - 2002)

(Govind Grove, 2004 - present)
Fill Your Heart With Smoke: (Govind Grove, 2004 - present)