Jo's been busy with various commissions but has found the time to contribute to the First Foot event, by creating a film about life in the building through the years. Based on the true story of a woman from the area, the film works with dreams and memories to create a story about home.
Jo Hodges is a visual artist and filmmaker, with a diverse practice ranging from site specific installations to community led films, animations and artworks.
Within her individual practice, she creates interactive installations and interventions. In collaboration, she develops large scale, site specific public art works. She is particularly interested in out of gallery work and developing new strategies for engaging audiences.
She has worked with The Gallery of Modern Art in Glasgow, The National Museum of Scotland and The National Portrait Gallery in London.