Art in Nature blog: Introduction

Art in Nature blog: Introduction

INTRODUCTION TO THE ART IN NATURE BLOG   Working with nature: elemental artworks by Juliet Batten     I am creating this thread in order to document and honour the artworks I created in nature from the late 1970s onward. At the time, much of this work...
Equinox, royalty and rituals

Equinox, royalty and rituals

    Did you notice the elaborate protocols set in place for the ten days following the death of Queen Elizabeth? Every step has been prescribed, within an hour of her death, from the different locations for her body to lie in state, to precise timing, and...
Voices of spring

Voices of spring

  Over the years that I’ve been writing these newsletters I’ve never had to think, ‘What shall I write?’   They always arrive easily. But this time I did find myself wondering, because my mind has been elsewhere during Auckland’s weeks of lockdown. I’ve...