World Underground Maps and Schematics by Chris Gray

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Clockwork Gallery – Inception

Clockwork Gallery – Inception

By on Dec 11, 2013 in Clockwork Gallery Blog | 2 comments

29th December 2002, Melbourne It’s December 2002 and I’ve just witnessed England’s demise at the hands of the Australians in the 4th (cricket) Test match. There’s another Test due to start in Sydney in a few days and I’m off to see my friends in Auckland after that, before flying home via Hong Kong. Home’s 11,000 miles away in Yorkshire, England and it’s new year. Wouldn’t it be great if it were possible to just jump onto the World Tube, pop home for new year and then pop back to watch the 5th Test? Underground is a series of imaginary underground rail networks (after Harry Beck’s revolutionary model) that connects the globe together. Wouldn’t it be fantastic to be able to jump on a tube in New York and be anywhere in the world within the hour? I did – that’s why I created these world underground maps. I came up with the idea for a world underground tube when I was travelling far from home. This is the journal that plots the thought process of the physical journey that inspired its...

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Clockwork Gallery – Featured Books

Clockwork Gallery – Featured Books

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Metro Maps of the World Metro Maps of the World: v. 2 by Mark Ovenden features several of my maps and is currently available to buy on-line. Buy Metro Maps of the World   Post-conflict Heritage, Postcolonial Tourism; culture, politics and development at Angkor Post-conflict Heritage, Postcolonial Tourism; culture, politics and development at Angkor by Dr Tim Winter is an academic publication (and as such is rather expensive) concerning the temples of the Angkor/Siem Riep region of Cambodia. Buy Post-conflict Heritage, Postcolonial Tourism; culture, politics and development at Angkor   Edexcel AS Geography Textbook The Edexcel AS Geography Textbook by Simon Oakes et al is another academic work aimed at ‘A’ Level students. Buy the Edexcel AS Geography...

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Clockwork Gallery – Shows

Clockwork Gallery – Shows

By on Nov 30, 2013 in Clockwork Gallery Blog | 1 comment

Here are some of the shows in which my work has featured over the years: Windows of Opportunity, York ‘CPA5’ at The Photography Gallery, Dean Clough, Halifax Eastthorpe Gallery, Mirfield, West Yorkshire ‘A Fine Line’ at Euroart Studios, Tottenham, London ‘Off the Wall’ at Brahm Gallery, Headingley, Leeds ’30 x 30′ Artworks-MK, Parklands, Great Linford, Milton Keynes Ferens Art Gallery, Kingston upon Hull ‘Connections’ at Brahm Gallery, Headingley, Leeds I’m afraid that I’ve come to the conclusion now that showing work in this fashion is more trouble than it’s worth, so don’t expect to see any of my pieces displayed in exhibitions any...

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