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The Walking Institute
What have walking and food got to do with art? What have walking and food got to do with art?

Walking And...

Interesting things we've found about walking

Simon Beck

This page focusses on the artworks I create by walking in the snow wearing raquettes (snowshoes). On average they take about 10 hours to really do it properly, some are a little unfinished, if my feet get cold or hurt too much.

The setting out is done using handheld orienteering compass and distance determination using pace counting or measuring tape. Curves are either judged or arcs of circle using a clothes line attached to an anchor at the centre

Designs are chosen from the world of geometry or "crop circles". Some are named eg Mandelbrot set, Koch curve, Sierpinski triangle are 3 of my favorites.

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