Senior Research Fellow
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Artist Uncovered: Carolyn Burchell
A glimpse into the studio, art and life of artist Carolyn Burchell.
Link to video on Youtube -https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Gc-JX_Jh4E&feature=youtu.be
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Artist Uncovered: Gill Tyson
An insight into the work and practices of award-winning printmaker Gill Tyson, as she sketches outdoors and prepares to create a print at Edinburgh Printmakers Studio.
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Artist Uncovered: Oliver Reed
An insight into the multitude of inspirations behind Oliver Reed’s work as we watch him furiously splatter paint, scrape, scratch and pound the surface of a magnificent landsc...
Royal Society of Edinburgh
The "Our Future Scotland" Film has been commissioned by the Scotland Future's Forum at the Scottish Parliament. The film will be showcased at the Parliament on 16th May 2018 and form the basis of an ...
Arts & Humanities Research Council
The feeling of being immersed within a live performance by an ensemble of world class musicians can be a deeply engaging and highly valued cultural experience for audiences as well as for the performe...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
This proposal is for funding to interview the surviving islanders from Scarp in Gaelic and English, collect existing archival documents and recordings and produce a practice/research documentary film ...
Bilgrami, S. (2014). Artist Uncovered: Cat Outram
A portrait of printmaker, Cat Outram, as she explains her work and creates a print at Edinburgh Printmakers Studio.
Link to video on Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v...
Macleod, K. (2017, March). Practice led Research Methodologies. Paper presented at School of Arts & Creative industries Research Seminar, Edinburgh Napier University
The research question and methodology that I will talk about today sit around a project I’m currently developing, known as Asylum Armada Documentary & Research project, based ...
Macleod, K. (2016, November). “Participatory filmmaking as documentary practice” - paper presented at Challenging Media Landscapes Conference, University of Salford. Paper presented at Challenging Media Landscapes Conference, University of Salford, University of Salford
This paper will examine participatory approaches to filmmaking, drawing on the author’s practice and research in community based, participatory documentary production...
Macleod, K. (2016, January). Mediating community: practice and research in community media in Govan. Paper presented at Meccsa Annual Conference, 2016, Christchurch University, Canterbury., Christchurch University, Canterbury
This paper will discuss the author’s ongoing practice and research in participatory community based media in the Govan area of Glasgow. It explores the methodological, ethical...
Macleod, K. (2014, October). “The Caledonian Turn – People’s Protest and Alternative Media in the Run up to the Scottish Referendum, 2014”. Paper presented at ‘Sites of Protest’ MeCCSA Protest Network Conference, Canterbury Christchurch University, Canterbury Christchurch University
The Caledonian Turn – people’s protest, alternative media and campaigning in the run up to the Scottish Referendum, 2014.
The Scottish Referendum has provided the opportunit...
Macleod, K. (2014, January). “I film therefore I am: Mediating Island Identity through community based filmmaking.“. Paper presented at Community Filmmaking Conference, British Film Institute, 2014., British Film Institute, London South Bank, 2014
This paper will discuss Community Media as a networked knowledge practice through which participants mediate identity. It draws on examples from a community video project dir...
Macleod, K. (2014, January). “We had never heard of feminism”: older working class women on screen and in production. Paper presented at MeCCSA (Media, Communication & Cultural Studies) Annual Conference, University of Bournemouth (2014), University of Bournemouth, UK (2014)
“We had never heard of feminism”: older working class women on screen and in production.
How can media production techniques enhance the participation and representation of m...
Macleod, K. (2013, January). “I did not want to make this film, this film wanted to make me": techniques of production in the representation of place - examples from the Isle of Bute Video Project. Paper presented at MeCCSAAnnual Conference,Ulster University(2013), Ulster University, Derry/Londonderry, N.Ireland
What are the techniques of production that are used in local, small-scale media? How does the production process mediate identity and place, and how are these techniques refle...
Macleod, K. (2012, November). “You play your part: an ethnographically informed, practice led approach to documentary knowledge.’. Paper presented at Media Discourse Group, MeCCSA PG Network, 2012, De Montfort University,, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
Media Discourse Group, MeCCSA PG Network, 2012, De Montfort University, “You Play Your Part: an ethnographically informed, practice led approach to documentary knowledge.’
Macleod, K. (2012, January). “We film therefore we are: media made in communities - process, practice & participation.”. Paper presented at MeCCSA Annual Conference, 2012, University of Bedfordshire., University of Bedfordshire, Luton, UK
MeCCSA Annual Conference, University of Bedfordshire. “We film therefore we are: Media made in communities - process, practice & participation.”
This paper will discuss pract...
Macleod, K. (2011, November). “I film therefore I am: process, practice & participation in community media.”. Paper presented at Knowledge/Culture/Social Change, University of Western Sydney., University of Western Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Knowledge, Culture, Social Change, University of Western Sydney, “I Film Therefore I am: Process, Practice & Participation in Community Media.”
The paper seeks to interrogate...
Macleod, K. Regenerating Govan Through Film: screening & discussion at Pearce Instute, Govan during Radical Film Festival, 2016. Exhibited at Govan, Glasgow. 2 May 2016 - 2 May 2016. (Unpublished)
Regenerating Govan Through Film: screening at Pearce Institute of films I have produced with Plantation Productions. This event was part of the 2016 Radical Film Network Festi...
Scottish Funding Council
The project aims to create a series of scripts as well as a development plan for the creation of a package of new innovative products that use film and text to examine issues around adoption such as a...
Academic research into the use of video content for public art projects involving archival research, content preparation & knowledge transfer in preparation for a groundbreaking collaboration between ...
This research will investigate the nature of interactions between people and experience-oriented technologies such as new-media artw...
The perceived auditory environment is an increasingly important part of people’s everyday interactive experiences. While sound design is an establish...
Whale Arts Centre, Wester Hailes, Edinburgh.
29 September 2017
Edinburgh Napier University
4 March 2013