Art created to connect and engage an audience and participants of some of todays ideologies. Collaborations for individual wellbeing, art for healing and education. Delivery of a healthy ethos, encouraging cultural and community cohesion and pride through promoting global sustainability.
Location: The Project Space, Newport, Wales.
Funders: Newport City Council and Arts Development Newport.
Materials: Abandoned fibre glass form, mixed mosaic.
Dimensions: 2m x 1.5m x 1.5m
A collaboration between international artists and the local community featuring an up-cycled whale, adorned with its new skin of messages it featured in Newport's 'Big Splash' summer extrazaganza.
These projects connect and engage an audience in some of todays ideologies - humanitarian, ecological and global issues. Through process, skill sharing and education art can bring awareness and discussion to thematics.