Mary Longford

Mary Longford, through collaboration between Picture This and Newlyn Art Gallery produced her video work Fold / Unfold.

Before working with video Mary began her artistic career as a performance artist. Her performances brought together actors, dancers, artists and members of the public and were performed In London at the Almeida Theatre and the ICA and in the more unconventional spaces of the street late at night, Drillhall and in public gardens in the early morning, Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

She studied Fine Art in Context at the University of the West of England and her work has been exhibited in East International, Norwich Gallery; at Chapter, Cardiff and at the Threshold Gallery, Bath; ArtTextiles 3, Bury St Edmunds Gallery. She also took part in the group residency, Virtual Geographies, at Watershed Media Centre, Bristol where she produced a series of tiny videos, Passage.