I Am Not Tom Pope You Are All Tom Pope

    Tom Pope was Archisle International Photographer in Residence 2015. As our third Photographer in Residence and recipient of the Archisle Residency Award Pope produced a new body of work in Jersey during the summer of 2015. His solo exhibition I Am Not Tom Pope You Are All Tom Pope was presented at The Old Town Police Station, Royal Square, St Helier in September 2015. To view an online gallery and a short film about the project please visit the following link.

    I Am Not Tom Pope You Are All Tom Pope



    Atlantus is a transoceanic photography project between Martin Toft and the Archisle Project. Prompted in part by the 350th anniversary in 2014 of Sir George Carteret naming of the State of New Jersey after Jersey his island home in 1664, the project asks how two places that share a name on opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean perceive each other within archives and cultural memory? Atlantus tells a story in which estranged lands of incomparable scale come together in poetic gestures that ask us: what’s in a name?

    Atlantus Project Gallery



    ATLANTUS  is a collaborative project between photographer Martin Toft and Gareth Syvret at Archisle: The Jersey Contemporary Photography Program at the Société Jersiaise Photographic Archive, St Helier, Jersey, UK. This major creative research project connects photographic archives and contemporary photographic practice as tools for exploring historical and cultural links between Jersey and New Jersey. The project is inspired by the 350th anniversary, in 2014, of the naming of the State of New Jersey, USA in 1664 by Jerseyman, Sir George de Carteret. As part of this project Martin Toft will be producing new photographs both in (old) Jersey and New Jersey, exploring ...more

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    View towards the Waterfront and the construction of Jersey’s International Finance Centre, St Helier, Jersey, 18 February 2016
    Photograph from Masterplan – A Visual Record of Finance. Click on the image to visit