Alastair Cook is an artist and curator. He works predominantly with video and photography to explore communities undergoing significant transformation and to consider the relationship between individuals and the landscapes they occupy. He is currently the artist in residence at Kaunas Photography Gallery, Lithuania, supported by Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow. Alastair is founder of Documenting Britain and Filmpoem and is a member of curatorial group Fèis.
"Arresting and nostalgic, contemplative and intriguing, Cook's portraits create their own atmosphere and intrigue.”
Giles Sutherland, The Times [4 stars]
“Alastair Cook’s short films are beautiful.” Joyce McMillan, The Scotsman [4 stars]