South west creative technology network
Say what?! Yes, its not snappy, but it's full of digital joy. SWCTN is a digital strategy that will pour £6.5 million of investment into the South West digital scene over the next 3 years. The first call will go out in June 2018, when the network will recruit 24 fellows on the topic of Immersion.
Partners are: Watershed, Kaleider, UWE, Falmouth University, Bath University, Plymouth University
Funded by Research England
Imaginary Advice is the podcast series that won 2018 Best British Fiction Podcast of the year.
"The writing is bold, the delivery is daring, and it takes the listener on a journey unlike any they will have encountered before." - 2018 British Podcast Awards, Winner: Fiction
“Startlingly original” - The Telegraph, Best Podcasts for True Stories, Books and Fiction
Supremely talented, Paper Cinema are an extraordinary internationally touring theatre company. They make special cinematic experiences for the audience, by transforming the audio and visual spaces into a dreamlike world.
Trigger are working together with Battersea Arts Centre to produce their work.
Speedwell, by still moving
Working with Devon based visual artists Still Moving, to create a large scale light installation out on the Plymouth breakwater. To celebrate MayFlower 400 in 2020. Watch this space!
Supported by Plymouth Culture as part of the Mayflower 400 programme
Flying work, by trigger
An incredible work of scale, conceived by Angie Bual and created with Mervyn Millar, Carl Robertshaw and Russell Beck Studios.
If you'd like to watch the video of the Research and Development, please contact us.
'Absolutely Incredible' Pat Connor, Head of BBC South West
Supported by Jerwood Charitable Foundation, Without Walls, Arts Council England and Reach Robotics
Previous Projects (selected)
Visit was a programme of bespoke performances which traveled to people who find it difficult to get out and about.
Commissioned artists: Josie Long, Gary McNair, Molly Taylor, Tam Dean Burn, Wounded Knee
Partners: Alzheimers Scotland, ECAS Edinburgh, Glasgow Housing Association, MS Support and Enable Scotland. Funded by Creative Scotland.
How to Choose?
Written and performed Davey Anderson and Gary McNair.
In the run up to the independence referendum 2014, Gary McNair and Davey Anderson looked a little deeper into the question of how we choose. Can we ever know what the right decision is?
Funded by Creative Scotland
Festival Detours was a series of intimate live performances in Edinburgh’s leading galleries. Each year we invited performers to respond to their favourite artworks featured in the EAF programme. Performers included Simon Munnery, Joe Dunthorne, Frightened Rabbit Inua Ellams, Gary McNair and Nic Green.
Festival Detours was commissioned by Edinburgh Art Festival