BELOW GROUND is a collaborative interdisciplinary project bringing people together to explore ideas of the subterranean. Artists across disciplines will meet geographers and urban gardeners and create multimedia, multisensory performances and workshops interacting with the community.
6, 7, 9, 10 March 2023 at 7.30pm (a different subterranean performance each day)
Friday 21 April 2023 at 6pm and 8pm (a group multimedia performance, shown twice)
Artists: Jackie Haynes, Zoe Katsilerou, Toreh O’Garro, Gavin Osborn (Trio Atem), Lee Patterson, Alice Purton (Trio Atem), Nina Whiteman (Trio Atem), David Birchall
Subterranean specialists: Professor Harriet Hawkins (geographer), Stuart Spray (ecologist and bat expert), Professor Julian Thomas (archaeologist), Geraldine Wall (horticulturalist)
Generously supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.
I am also grateful for funding from the Engaged Humanities Lab at Royal Holloway, University of London.