Call for Papers
University College Falmouth inc. Dartington College of Arts
invites you to
1st-2nd September 2012
Deadline for applications: 31st March 2012
Evidence of emergent networks, this is something Press and Editorial Photography student Ed Stone stumbled across…. and thought of me.
Slices of tree trunk being played on turntables!
It’s just over 12 months since Rog Ur was donated to the orchestra and he’s doing well.
It’s quite amazing how resilient this little tree is. Traveling from the Tian Shan Mountains as a seed in a pocket. Germinated in a pot under a hedge in Suffolk then planted out in Cornwall. Stunted and root bound Rog Ur almost tripled his branches last year with the majority of the growth coming from near the base. The original whip lost its leaves about a month before the new growth, not sure if this is a bad sign, will have to see what happens this year.
A great piece from the BBC archives, an example of listening being more revealing than looking.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/science/thegarden.shtml ‘The House’ is also well worth a listen, linked on the same page.