Category archives: Event photography

  • Dumfries events - #ParkingSpace with the Stove

  • Parking Space (#ParkingSpace) is a urban public art event,conceived and implemented by the Stove Network, that resulted from the creatives' endeavour to take over the entire four-storey NCP Southergate car park in Dumfries and to transform it into a space of linked volumes packed with fun interactiv[...]
  • The Stove Network alternative AGM 2014

  • If the word AGM conjures a formal corporate event in your mind, the Stove Network's 2014 candle-lit annual general meeting was quite an alternative. Of all the unusual and surprising places which you might expect of artists, the AGM was organised underground, on the lowest floor of NCP Southergate c[...]
  • Nithraid 2014 - another success for the Stovies!

  • Nithraid 2014 is a return of a fun and spirited public celebration of the River Nith crossing Dumfries. Masterminded and organised by The Stove artists' collective, this year's Nithraid is bigger and more eventful and colourful. Some 5000 spectators lined the riverbanks on September 13 to see the Sa[...]
  • 7Stanes mountain bike display at Dock Park

  • Yesterday's performance of  7Stanes Mountain Bike Display Team for In Our Town programme of free events in Dumfries town centre attracted many young spectators and grown up visitors to Dock Park. Platforms and ramps were erected on the lawn and a trailer brought in to aid the stunts. The bike team w[...]
  • Todd Various performs in Dumfries

  • Another page in my Dumfries Diaries project - Todd Various of a highly acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe group, Let's Circus,  brought his act to the town's High Street. His lively and entertaining performance was part of In Our Town two-month event programme commissioned by the council to boost the town c[...]
  • Boats on the river Nith - Dock Park, Dumfries

  • After a long refurbishment the revitalised Dock Park in Dumfries has finally opened to public. To celebrate the launch the whole two weeks of activities - music performances, face painting and storytelling, orienteering and balance bike training and many others - were scheduled to lure the visitors.[...]
  • Birmingham Winter Skate 2013

  • I was strolling past the Winter Skate ice rink at Centenary Square on my way to the Birmingham Library and couldn't help taking the camera out and photographing some of the skating antics by grown ups and kids alike. Mimicking the EyeSkate in the shadow of the London Eye, Birmingham Winter Skate [...]