Artist Talks & Presentations


Avebury Imaginary: a personal history of a stone circle & hill - 26 November 2022

An illustrated journey to Avebury stone circle and Silbury Hill, reflecting on a body of work made by Daniel & Clara in response to these mysterious ancient sites.


Studio Visit: Correspondence Works - 23rd April 2022

A virtual studio visit with Daniel & Clara about their correspondence works and the role of writing, series and mail art in their practice.

Landscape Imaginary Expanded Research - 26th June 2021

An illustrated journey through Daniel & Clara's research into the relationship between place and the imagination with art historian Susan Owens, artists Andrew & Eden Kötting, Ben Rivers, and Stella Keen, director of the Jeff Keen Archive.
Landscape Imaginary Artist Talk - 27th March 2021

Landscape Imaginary is a new body of work being created throughout 2021 by the artist Daniel & Clara in response to the landscapes of Mersea Island where they have relocated due to the pandemic. Finding themselves isolated in this coastal setting they have become engaged in a process of psychological orientation, exploring how their state of mind is linked to the land forms and the constantly shifting tidal and weather conditions.

In this illustrated talk, Daniel & Clara speak about their current projects and the importance of place in their work, revealing how particular landscapes have influenced their creative process and imagination.

Walking In Circles @ Home Cooking - 17th July 2020

A guided virtual stroll along the route we have been taking daily during lockdown, with reflections on the relationship between place and the imagination and how a process of repeated looking at the natural world has helped us to deal with the personal impact of the pandemic.
Walking In Circles @ Metal Culture - 25th June 2020

A guided virtual stroll along the route we have been taking daily during lockdown, with reflections on the relationship between place and the imagination and how a process of repeated looking at the natural world has helped us to deal with the personal impact of the pandemic.
Daniel & Clara in conversation with Scott Barley - 26th November 2020
On the occasion of 10 years since they began collaborating, Daniel & Clara were in conversation with Scott Barley to discuss a decade of creativity, collaboration & moving image art.
Daniel & Clara Q&A with Adam Scovell at the Slow Film Festival - 1st November 2020

Daniel & Clara interviewed by Adam Scovell following the premiere of their short film 'En Plein Air' at the 2020 edition of the Slow Film Festival. Hosted by Peter Treherne.



Essays / Reviews (selected)

“Receiving Landscapes” by Nadin Mai, November 2020

“Notes on Notes From A Journey” by Adam Scovell, November 2020

“Revisiting” by William Fowler, November 2020

“Meandering through INT. LANDSCAPES” by Richard Ashrowan, November 2020

“Of Light and Darkness – The Motion Picture Explorations of Daniel & Clara” by Nikola Gocić, November 2020

“A Journey Not a Destination”, by Dustin Chang, Floating World, May 2019


Interviews

“Liminal Landscapes: An Interview with Daniel & Clara”, by Tereza Stehlikova, Tangible Territory, vol.1, issue 1, November 2020

“Tripping Into Nature: An Interview with Daniel & Clara”, by Steve Erickson, Kinoscope, June 2020

“Artist Questionnaire: Daniel & Clara”, by Mirelle Borra, 6×6 Project, May 2020


Texts by Daniel & Clara

“Notes on: Studio Diary Series”, April 2022

“Notes on: Scene 13 - The Crow”, November 2021

“Notes on: En Plein Air”, October 2021

“Notes on: Witches Walk”, September 2021

“Notes on: Revisiting”, August 2021

“Notes on: Espectros da Terra”, July 2021

“On the Island…”, Missing Observer Studies #5, Huner Francis, December 2020

“Moving Image Salon”, in Art Worlds, Artquest, September 2020

“Walking in Circles”, in Moving Image Artists Journal, Issue 2, May 2020