Tag Archives: Art

Keep Britain Tidy #Street2Sea Marine Litter Campaign Launched

UK charity Keep Britain Tidy, in partnership with supermarket chain Lidl, have launched the #Street2Sea campaign which aims to raise awareness of the damage that urban litter has to coastal environments and marine wildlife. To launch the campaign, a eco-artist, nicknamed ‘Moose’, has been enlisted to manage an art project which power-washes stencils of marine wildlife onto

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Seldom Seen Map Series – Guided Walk at Sunderland Point (7th September 2014)

Morecambe Bay Partnership and Art Gene based in Barrow-in-Furness have come together to develop an exciting artist-led programme which seeks to map hidden assets and learn about the culture and life of local people around Morecambe Bay. Themes include the social, natural and industrial value of the Bay. The characteristics of the area will be presented

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Study of art helps understanding of coastal change

Around the coastline of the British Isles there are few locations where accurate measurement and monitoring of coastal change has been taking place for more than a decade.  Studies by The Crown Estate have examined the potential for using art to support scientific tools, by providing a much longer term perspective to our understanding of

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New artwork for Cleveleys’ Promenade

The latest artwork as part of the ‘Cleveleys Mythological Coastline’ project is now in place.  The ‘Giant Ogre’s Paddle’ is 9.2m long, carved from a tropical hardwood called purple heart timber, was installed on Cleveleys Promenade on 12th September 2013.  The project secured grant funding through the national Sea Change project and aims to regenerate

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