A Peak Commission for Green Man Festival 2017
Situated on site at the Horsebox Studio, Einstein’s Garden.
Originally from Cardiff, artist and designer Pete Fowler works in a variety of media, including drawing, painting, animation, printmaking and sculpture and is best known for his artwork for the Super Furry Animals. For Peak's artist commission for Green Man 2017, Pete was lured away from his studio on Brick Lane, London for a research visit to the rural Black Mountains of Wales.
Over an intense four days, Pete visited a variety of locations, including waterways, mountains and woodlands and met…
Skyline is a feasibility project initiated by The Green Valleys (Wales) CIC into the potential for large scale community transfer of public land in the South Wales Valleys to act as a catalyst for regeneration.
Peak has been commissioned by Skyline to consult with communities in Treherbert RCT as a significant case study. Working with artist and producer Melissa Appleton and innovative social enterprise Welcome to Our Woods based in Treherbert, Peak will be working with local people of all ages to develop a ‘Festival of Ideas’ event for October half term.
The aim of the feasibility is to engage people in a…