Land Acts presents the work of five artists, collectively exploring the power of land and contemporary, rural experience.
Stefhan Caddick, Rebecca Chesney, Morag Colquhoun, Ella Gibbs and Owen Griffiths.
The featured artists work closely with individuals and communities through their artistic practices to consider the connection and potential between land use and local economies, class, climate change, education and food production.
This exhibition and programme of talks and activities reflects on some of these projects and opens new conversations about the role of the artist in helping us all to reflect on our relationship to land and how we can reimagine…
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.
In summer 2018, Peak was 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 worked with local people of all ages to develop a ‘Festival of Ideas’ event for October half term.
The aim of the feasibility work was to engage people…