Hamish Fulton

born 1946

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Hamish Fulton (born 1946) is a British walking artist. Since 1972 he has only made works based on the experience of walks. He translates his walks into a variety of media, including photography, illustrations, and wall texts. Since 1994 he has begun practicing group walks. Fulton argues that 'walking is an artform in its own right' and argues for wider acknowledgement of walking art. Hamish Fulton is represented in London by Maureen Paley.

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Hamish Fulton

"Walking artist" Hamish Fulton talked about his career and his exhibition at Tate Britain, which represents the largest and most ...

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Lines of Sight: Alfred Watkins, Photography and Topography in Early Twentieth-Century Britain

Alfred Watkins (1855–1935) originated the idea of ley-lines and surveyed alignments which articulated the prehistoric landscape of Britain, in ...

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Waste to Monument: John Latham’s Niddrie Woman

John Latham’s Artist Placement Group residency at the Scottish Office’s Development Agency in 1975–6 led to a ...

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To the Ends of the Earth: Art and Environment

Introducing the group of articles devoted to the theme of ‘Art & Environment’ in Tate Papers no.17, this essay ...

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MicroTate 24

Microtate: Sarah Martin, Simon Martin, Brian Muelaner and Steven Claydon reflect on a work in the Tate Collection

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