Category Archives: Events that have happened

Cosy (2009)

Cosy Final © 2009 Jonathan Swain. All rights reserved.

A photograph of a group of postal workers celebrating with another, smaller, indistinct group of people, mainly women, around a large, padded textile object. It is the middle of the night. They drink champagne out of mugs and are shaking … Continue reading

Fire & Glass (2008)

Tatton greenhouse © 2008 Jonathan Swain. All rights reserved.

Late one afternoon. A short autobiographical happening concerning fire and glass structures. A greenhouse full to overflowing with smoke, it leaks from the inside. Smoke is one of the main purgative cleansers used in horticulture; it has a history that goes … Continue reading

general strike 1926 .jpg © 2006 Jonathan Swain. All rights reserved.

General Strike 1926. The New Factory of the Eccentric Actor. London (2006).