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Living Portrait expands the dimensions, shape and context of portraiture through the collaborative ventures of photographer Lynn Weddle and sound artist Anya Ustaszewski. This gentle subversive, exploration will arrive at five beguiling living breathtaking portraits of young carers embedded with the subtlest of sounds. To be premiered at Brighton Media Centre Gallery as part of Brighton Photo Fringe at the Media Centre Gallery from 14th to 19th October 2014.

The art of conversation

5 November 2014


Sarah Pickthall reflects on working with Lynn and Anya as a mentor to the Living Portraits project The opportunity to work with artists as they collaborate is a must for me and to be asked into critical friendship with Lynn Weddle and Anya Ustaszewski felt particularly exciting. Both artists are about the business and bread and butter of working as facilitators and advocates with a diversity of clients, particularly young people and they do this with wisdom, dexterity and...

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Funny Hearing – Polluting Sound...

24 September 2014


photo of a hand holding a microphone in amongst a bed of flowers

So we’re very aware you haven’t heard much of the sound yet. So here goes, the silent partner Anya speaks.    I am so interested in what other people hear and the sounds that by some are deemed irrelevant. As someone who has very different sound filters, I hear pretty much everything that’s there to be heard. I am always intrigued by what other people’s brains are filtering out and in this instance what our young people are hearing when they take their set...

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