The Matter of Time-Kevin Andrew Morris

Working within archival and heritage based projects has been central to my current work and development. My most recent work engages with concepts of craft, material and place, motivated by an investigation of my own family heritage and material culture. Using research into the life of my grandfather (a fishing Ghillie in Aberdeenshire) I feel […]

Saudade Gains Backing from Mondriaan Fonds

The Expatriate Archive Centre and the Saudade Project are pleased to announce that the Mondriaan Fonds has agreed to fund Saudade! The Mondriaan Fonds is a foundation that supports visual arts and cultural heritage in the Netherlands and beyond. It promotes outstanding and innovative projects and activities involving artists, mediators (critics and curators), museums and other heritage institutions, […]

Artist Profile – Masaaki Oyamada

We are pleased to introduce Masaaki Oyamada, the next artist who will be joining Saudade. Oyamada was born in the Japanese countryside, surrounded by nature and mountains. In 1999 he moved to Tokyo to study management. While pursuing his studies, he also spent some time learning and creating computer graphics, establishing himself as a graphic designer […]

Artist Profile – Janne van Gilst

We are pleased to introduce Janne van Gilst, the first artist who will be participating in the Expatriate Archive Centre’s 10th Anniversary project. Van Gilst is a photographer based in The Hague, The Netherlands. In her work she deconstructs her environment. The hidden information, symbols and stories she finds, she makes visible using different photographic […]