Adam Pugh, Director of Aurora Festival

08.11.09
The Wooden Lightbox: A Secret Art of Seeing (Alex MacKenzie) Adam Pugh, Director of the Aurora Festival, talks to us about this year’s event, and why it’s the last. Aurora has always explored intriguing themes – this year it’s Common Ground – what the thinking behind that? I usually start with a core idea – it might be quite insignificant or fleeting at first – and work from ...
Common Ground: Aurora 2009

04.11.09
Aurora 2009 Dates: 5-15 November | Location: Norwich Aurora is a unique festival based in Norwich which focuses on artists’ moving image in the most diffuse sense. Under the theme Common Ground, this year’s festival spans ten days, with a Festival Week (5 – 12 November) of films, live music, workshops and talks; and the unique Festival Weekend (13 – 15 November), an antidote to the ever-bigger, ...
Those Were The Days That Were by Gareth Evans

08.09.09
Memo Mori, image courtesy of Emily Richardson Memory isn’t what it used to be. Once upon, it was a path, a bridge, a way back to go forward; a shared understanding (if only with oneself), always provisional, always fluid, different each time. But it was about something that mattered – for better, for worse – and it was a kind of glue, a foundation, certainly a ...