Pipe dreams come true for a video interviewee training to be a plumber. She turns up to check my boiler 14-years later as a qualified gas engineer!

“Are you at home?  It’s the Gas Engineer”. “Yes”, I replied.  “It’s great to hear a woman’s voice.” It couldn’t be her… I opened the door and recognised her instantly. “Hello Bernie”, I said. She replied, “Sorry do I know you?” Bernie came to do my Gas Safety check.  Two…

She’s Gotta Have AI

Prologue “Claude Shannon, artificial intelligence pioneer and founder of information theory, met his wife, Mary Elizabeth, at work.  This was Bell Labs in Murray Hill, New Jersey, in the early 1940s.  He was an engineer, working on wartime cryptography and signal transmission.             She was a computer What Artificial Intelligence…

We’re All Prisoners Of Something

“We may all be prisoners of something – poverty, love, money, sex, loneliness, religious belief, power, ambition, greed, debt, a job, a garden, a dog, train-time-tables, a mortgage, perhaps just the grocery bill”, says film maker Peter Greenaway.    Pace Photography photo walks and “We’re all prisoners of something”, 2017 handmade…

Glittering With Desire

The Goldsmiths’ Fair is a chance to meet the makers of dazzling designer necklaces, bracelets and rings.  Be prepared for gold and sparkle seduction by hundreds of jewellers and silversmiths selling hand-made jewels from the Goldsmiths Hall in the City of London.  Fashionline commissioned Dee Semple to produce a multimedia…