Jo Dalgety

Jo's landscapes are about the people who have lived and left; their memories, bones and detritus. She imagines all that is buried within the land and is interested in how it holds memories, like a skin across bones.

5 questions, 5 answers

Do you have a favourite colour?

I love all colour

How do you take your coffee?

I don’t. I’m a tea drinker. Strong.

Is there something you can’t live without in your studio?

The studio space, it’s heaven.

Who is your favourite artist of all time + now? Why?

Very hard to pick just one artist but if I have to it would be Ai Wei Wei, the patterns, the symmetry and his stories and messages. They all astound me.

5 words that explain you or your art?

Memories, people, history, bones, landscapes.