A Day in the Country

posted by Bridget on 21 June 2013

On the day the sun shone

This Wednesday I drove down to Hereford to visit the Hereford College of Arts and meet the graduating BA students. During the day, I had some delightful conversations about photography, yurts, surfing in Newquay and also saw some really interesting work.

One of the students - Jade Clemens, had worked with the Royal National College for the Blind in Hereford and in collaboration with partially sighted and blind adults Jade has asked questions about how we look and what we see.

On her website she describes it like this..." If we judge what is true, what is real, from what we see, then does having no sight make the world less real? We do not just see objects but we see all the memories and emotions we have attached to that particular shape. We build the world in our minds, and as such no one can see the same".

jade clemens

Click on the image to see more of Jade's work.

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