Moving image

Moving image Machine Learning generated work created from a dataset of drawings made for the Arts Council England funded Salt Road program We foragers Unquiet. The series of 60 drawings are portraits of people with trees in orchards and woodland in Herefordshire and Birmingham made by Jaime Jackson during 2023.

An AI Machine Learning moving image work from an archive created in response to the ecological crisis by the artist Jaime Jackson with over 300 people at the National Trust’s Brockhampton Estate Orchards Herefordshire. Part of Salt Road’s We Foragers Unquiet Arts Council England funded program. Jaime invited people from Birmingham and National Trust visitors to imagine they were bees pollinating the orchard’s fruit blossoms in April and May 2023.

AI machine learning work made from a dataset of plankton imagery, for a British Council commission with Future fantastic festival in Bangalore India. Linking with marine scientists from Plymouth Marine Lab and Liverpool University.

LiDAR map laser scanned fly-through of Ward End Park in Birmingham, made in partnership with UCL’s
Geography department

Part of the Traders Tracks program, with dancer Will Hodson from 2Faced Dance Company. Filmed at Croft Ambrey and Risbury Iron Age Camps, an Arts Council England funded New Leaf and Salt Road project curated by Dr Sally Payen. Exploring pre-Roman trading pathways inspired by Alfred Watkins early 20th Century Postal Club (Ley) Archive held in Hereford Archives and Record Centre. Croft Ambrey Iron age camp was mapped in June 1921 on Waktin’s first Ley 100 years ago.

Moving image work commission for the International Glacial Society’s conference exhibition Ice in a Sustainable Society in Bilbao 2022. Enbodiment of landscape and time, incorporating aerial photographic archives of Iceland from Lómagnúpur-Skeiðarárjökull with portraits.

Moving image installation commission for the Arts Council England funded Traders Tracks program, collaboration with the dancer Ella-Rose Jones

An Arts Council England funded motion capture moving image commissioned work for Manchester Contemporary exploring transformation and crisis

A moving image commission for Vivid Projects Black Hole Club Birmingham, collaboration with the Tibetan calligraphic artist Tashi Mannox

A moving image installation loop to be seen horizontally as a table top museum type installation. Part of Outrider an Arts Council England libraries fund set of artist commissions based on the Alfred Watkins bee keeping archive at Hereford library. Never kill the bees is based on Charles Butler’s (1560–1647) classic book The Feminine Monarchie, and a chapter titled ‘ the bees enemies’ originally published by Joseph Barnes, Oxford, in 1609. The title expresses Butler’s main and revolutionary idea that the colony is governed, not by a king-bee, as Aristotle claimed, but by a queen-bee. Never Kill the bees links 17th century wisom with 19th Century invention through Alfred Watkins (originator of the Ley Line theory and inventor of the photographic Bee light meter), with today’s genocide of bees ‘Sub-lethal exposure to neonicotinoids impaired honey bees

2016 moving image sketch book work
2014 moving image sketch book work