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‘he loved to have the house to himself’: Edge of terror, the animations of Brian Coldrick

Posted by Dr David Annwn Jones on September 28, 2018 in Uncategorized tagged with

    In the muggy days of British summer 2018, our family has frequently been leaving windows open all over the house. Recently, working alone upstairs, I heard a terrific bang echoing from the rooms below. I jumped, decided it must be a strong breeze, settled down and then uncharacteristically shivered again. Admittedly, I had an excuse for this reaction. I had been viewing the art-work and animations of Brian Coldrick. For in Coldrick’s images, the house is never at peace; there is something waiting or stirring in the shadows behind the subject who feels at home. In his