Mara Marxt Lewis & Tyler Lewis’s Stroma

Mara Marxt Lewis & Tyler Lewis’s Stroma

Mara Marxt Lewis and Tyler Lewis today refer to Scotland as their home. Having stationed themselves around the globe in a variety of locations, they chose Scotland, they say, when Tyler began working on his PhD in sonic art at the University of Aberdeen. Currently they are creating artworks that are part of a series called Mountains Underwater; a project that is comprised of six Scottish islands that are currently uninhabited. The objective, they say, is to “complete a multi-sensory installation for each island visited, using re-purposed or organic materials, and multi-channel sound compositions.”

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Art North Magazine on BBC Radio Orkney

Art North Magazine on BBC Radio Orkney

BBC Radio Orkney’s arts programme 'Tullimentan', hosted by Huw Williams, featured an interview with Art North’s editor Ian McKay yesterday (31 January), with Ian explaining why there was a clear need for a visual arts print magazine in the Far North, and the rationale behind it being an international publication that celebrated the links between Northern Scotland and our Nordic and Scandinavian neighbours. At the time of writing, the full programme is online for the next 28 days.

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