Ham and Enos are an atelier, directed by visual artist Mandy McIntosh towards the realisation of creative projects in variable media.We often work with other artists, specialists and community on a project to project basis


Mandy McIntosh has been invited by ANIMATE to create a new animated film for Channel Four Random Acts. Work will complete in July 2013.


You Are the Sun, I am the Moon
Travelling Gallery and Alt.w, Tapestry weave and rapid prototype, printed using selective laser sintering then braided with ribbon and knit.

Two of McIntosh's films, The Animal Riotand Oompie ka Doompie are featured in an online exhibition at Animate Projects.The Animal Riot premiered at The Whitechapel Gallery in London, as part of NEWWORKUK curated by LUX. It also screened at The Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris and then in Tokyo as part of Hors Piste. Scored by Zeena Parkins and narrated by Aidan Moffat.

Extended Family Arnolfini, Bristol.
A hanging knotted social space and craft library constructed at Arnolfini by Mandy McIntosh and two members of the Westy Country branch of the International Guild of Knot Tyers. Part of Craftivism curated by Zoe Shearman.

Session Picture This, Bristol
Commissioned by Picture This in Bristol to mark the 200 year anniversary of the abolition of slavery. The work was conceived in response to The Georgian House, a museum in the city. McIntosh worked in collaboration with The Two Way Street in Bristol, a mental health resource for Black and Minority Ethnic people. The film was recently screened at Special Effect 2012, The Glue Factory Glasgow curated by Torsten Lauschmann.An extract from the film can be viewed here on the Animate website

YIRD MUIN STARN Launching Feb 2nd in Galloway Forest, Space suits, Sky gazers and Cosmological Music for The Dark Sky park. A collaboration over two years in the making with Kaffe Matthews in consultation with the Forestry Commission, Astro Physicists and local observers.

image detail, album cover for Yird Muin Starn LP, untitled drawing of a star by Mandy McIntosh


Film Oompie ka Doompie
Ruby Dregs
Fair Creature
I am Boy
Electronic Fabric Film
In an Empty
Good Morning Citizen of an Artificial Nation
Eagle Eye
Donkey Skin

Visual Art All our beds have been retubed
The Scottish Show
The Travelling Gallery

Weightless Animals
The Children's Crusade
Community Comic
Sun Bed City
The Canary Keeper

Knitting Shetland Ponies and Thistles
Sighthill Gala Queen, Glasgow
Vulture, Bronx Zoo, NYC
Lily Cotton, Atlanta, Georgia
Some of the Fish I ate in Portugal
English National Opera

International New York City Diary.
Johannesburg, Pretoria and Capetown.

Contact us: mandy at ham-and-enos.org.uk