Fig 1. Tansy Spinks performance with electric violin
Tansy Spinks studied Fine Art in Leeds and has an MA in Photography from the Royal College of Art in London. She has exhibited widely both at home and abroad and is a Senior Lecturer in Fine Art at Middlesex University, a Lecturer at Camberwell College of Art, UAL and an External Assessor at Hertfordshire and Manchester Metropolitan Universities. Images have been purchased for several collections including the National Media Museum, Bradford and the Museum of Fine Art in Houston, Texas. Her work has been used commercially by many major publishers for book and CD covers and editorially. She is also a performer currently undertaking doctoral research into site-specific sound using live recordings and an electric violin based at LCC, University Of the Arts London (CRiSAP). She lives and works in London.