Published on 29th January 2019

Overhaul - Collaborative Project by Laura Pannack and Rhiannon Adam

  • Neil, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine, sample taken after a 50 mile cycle ride. Left two weeks in the sample before washing.

  • Rachel, May 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine, sample taken after night out. Left two weeks in the sample before washing.

  • Rachel's daughter, Isobel, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film soaked in urine. Left two weeks in the sample before washing.

  • Noah, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine, sample taken after large intake of sugar after a kid's birthday party. Left 10 days in the sample before washing.

  • Lawrence, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and blood from a nosebleed. Left 12 days in the sample before washing.

  • Christabel (Neil's wife, Victoria's daughter, and Fletcher's mother), April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine, sample taken after drinking 3 pints of water. Left 16 days in the sample before washing.

  • Victoria (Christabel's mother), April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine. Left 12 days in the sample before washing.

  • Fletcher (Christabel and Neil's son), aged 3, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and stool sample. Left 8 days in the sample before washing.

  • Ruth (India's mother), April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine sample. Left 7 days in the sample before washing.

  • Ruth's daughter, India, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine sample. Left 7 days in the sample before washing.

  • John (Will's father) April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine. Sample taken after a heavy night drinking with his son Will. Left 9 days in the sample before washing.

  • Will (John's son) April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine. Sample taken after a heavy night drinking with his father John. Left 9 days in the sample before washing.

  • Luca, aged 7, vegetarian, May 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and saliva. Left 3 weeks in the sample before washing.

  • Ben (Ava's brother), aged 5, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine. Left 10 days in the sample before washing.

  • Ava (Ben's sister), aged 8, April 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and saliva. Left 10 days in the sample before washing.

  • Steven, a doctor, aged 43, May 2018. Kodak Portra 400 film and urine. Left 10 days in the sample before washing.

  • Installation shot. The film itself, as damaged by the samples, displayed on a lightbox.

  • Installation shot. Urine samples on display as part of the installation. Christabel's sample shows the colour of the sample before submersion of the film, and after the film's chemicals have been stripped away.

  • Installation shot. View of Duratrans contact sheet of Noah's film roll displayed on reclaimed hospital x-ray viewer

  • Installation shot. View of space and work as shown on reclaimed hospital x-ray viewer.

Overhaul - Collaborative Project by Laura Pannack and Rhiannon Adam


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  • peckham
  • experimental processes
  • film photography
  • biological samples