Simon Pope


(United Kingdom, 1966)

He is an artist and Reader in Fine Art at Cardiff School of Art & Design. His recent work investigates the conventions of walking and landscape – walking with others, entering into dialogue to construct representations of landscape. Other work includes Painting from Memory (2008), The Memorial Walks (2007), London Bridge Recall (2007) and Gallery Space Recall (2006). Pope represented Wales at the Venice Biennale, 2003. His research project Walking Together is a study of the modes of sociality and walking in contemporary art practice, supported by Transmedia, Brussels. Simon lives in London.