gastric tones

storm piece

ballygunge phari

outside the box

memory's journey

time machine

these measures

are for your protection

the persistence of vision

the loop (by wendy mcmurdo & paul holmes


one and Three Discs (after Kosuth)

breath's imprint



Following a degree in physics, Paul Holmes spent twenty years as a television director before becoming a visual artist.  His work is in a variety of audio-visual media, including video, audio, stills photography and light, and is preoccupied with the gestures and actions of the face, voice and body.


Paul Holmes is Associate Professor in the Moving Image at Edinburgh Napier University.   He has shown and spoken about his work across Europe, Asia and North America.


Image: Making Breath's Imprint, July 2020.

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