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Bridge building workshops in Grantham

Bridge building workshops in Grantham

Our Bursary Producer Claire Carrington reports back on a busy few days of Bridge-building in Grantham, as part of Imagineer’s Bridge project: ‘To launch the Bridge Project in Grantham, this April we held a series of ‘Building-Bridges’ workshops, funded by InvestSK, where communities created fantastic bridges using stationery and KNEX kits. Families, local creatives and…

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Bursary Producers share their experiences

Bursary Producers share their experiences

As part of our Bridge project, Imagineer is supporting a group of seven early career Bursary Producers. They will work alongside our Creative team for the life of Bridge, designing and curating their own art projects that fit within the creative vision of Bridge. We checked in with Grace, Martina and Diandra to see how…

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GODIVA AWAKES  

GODIVA AWAKES  

It was so heartening to see people flock to Millenium Place and The Coventry Transport Museum for Robot Day. Great to see Godiva out again and seeing how people interact with her. I still hanker to build her a permanent home in the City and to credit all the companies and individuals who helped to…

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Bridge kicks into production mode

Bridge kicks into production mode

2019 started with a bang! Our call out for performers for Bridge resulted in over 90 performers, including circus artists, dancers and physical actors, submitting applications from places as far flung as Russia, China and Birmingham! We have ploughed though hours of showreels and auditioned 30 amazing performers in Birmingham and London. Our outdoor arts…

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The Daimler Powerhouse

The Daimler Powerhouse

Imagineer and DAIMLER residents Highly Sprung Performance Company, Open Theatre, Media Mania, Rogue Manifesto prepare to leave the building and relocate to Temple Workshops in Foleshill . The Daimler Powerhouse is to be redeveloped as a Creation Centre for Coventry providing dedicated spaces for artists and communities to work in the build to City of…

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Festival of Imagineers 2018

Festival of Imagineers 2018

We took another brave step forward this year with the festival, really consolidating the vision to curate local national and international work at the intersection of art and engineering. We know we have a strong foundation of support from audiences who are looking for something different to experience and who applauded– the interactive installations like…

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My time at Burning Man 2018

My time at Burning Man 2018

Driving to Nevada we travelled through San Francisco to Reno and then to Nevada, passing through a beautiful undulating City framed by the famous Golden Gate Bridge with Alcatraz in the distance, to the deep green forests and mountains and then to the wild expanse of the Nevada desert. This is an unforgiving, formidable place…

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