Blake Morris, Ph.D

Walking Artist

The point is not to simply think, talk, read or write about walking, but rather to go on a walk. Skip the biography and walk straight out the door. Look below for walking exercises and instructions on how to create a memory palace. Better to be out walking.

Featured Walking Exercises

· Google Walk
· Slow Lunch
· 100 Helium Balloons


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Blake Morris is a walking artist and researcher based in the United Kingdom. He is a founding member of the Walk Exchange, a crossdisciplinary walking group based in New York City. He serves as a member of the advisory group for the Livingmaps Network, and co-edits ‘Lines of Desire’ for their critical cartography journal Livingmaps Review. His work has been shown at Ovalhouse Theatre (London), Bogart Salon (New York City) and Superfront Gallery (Los Angeles, Detroit, NYC).

His forthcoming monograph, Walking Networks: The Development of an Artistic Medium, will be published as part of Rowman and Littlefield’s Radical Cultural Studies Series in 2019.