C u r r i c u l u m  V i t a e

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), 2010

MA Environmental Philosophy: University of Lancaster, 2006

BA Hons Fine Art Sculpture: Glasgow School of Art, 1993

Judy Spark is an artist and lecturer in Contemporary Fine Art Practice at Gray's School of Art, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK. Her visual art practice seeks to explore the gaps and overlaps that reside within contemporary human experience, in relation to the natural world.

Key research interests:

Nature, phenomenology, technology, Buddhist/Zen practices, indigenous experience, energy, environmentalism, drawing, writing, poetry, sound, acoustic ecology, radio, electromagnetic fields.

Forthcoming and recent activities

Judy Spark will be presenting at the 'Fertile Ground' conference, North Light Arts, Dunbar, Scotland, 25th & 26th October 2014. 

Seeing Without Light: Considering Darkness. Conference paper presented at 'Further North', University of Northumbria, 4th September 2014.

Guest on Paperweight Radio - Episode: 'Mixed Media' Resonance FM, 10th July 2014.

Visibility Sometimes Wandering and Sometimes Reassembled: On Being in Rain. Conference paper presented to the Society for Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture (EPTC) / Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Brock University, St Catherine's, Ontario, 27th May 2014.

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