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Coventry University Community Open Day tours

Coventry University Community Open Day tours

Hop onto one of our special tricycles and enjoy a FREE look behind the scenes at Coventry University. You can discover: Creativity Bus for Budding Artists Hop aboard Coventry University’s double decker bus and get creative. Have a go at clay modelling, screen print your very own tote bag or simply relax and listen to…

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Play the streets

Play the streets

  Come along and discover: Pif-Paf’s Action Painting Join Pif-Paf’s very special Collaborative Explosive Painting Spectacle! Action Painting is 3 artists, 14 square metres of spinning canvas, 2 pneumatic paint cannons, gallons of paint and a big conversation about ART. Action Painting uses artists and pneumatic cannons to create a world of flying paint where we…

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Burning Man lecture

Burning Man lecture

Attend a lecture by the distinguished co-founder of Burning Man, Harley K. Dubois, outlining Burning Man’s ‘secret mission’ to change the world.  Harley K. Dubois is a co-founder of Black Rock City LLC, a founding Board Member of Burning Man Project, and a founding Board member of the Black Rock Arts Foundation. Harley first went to…

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Child Hood

Child Hood

CANCELLATION, THURSDAY 20 SEPT: Due to inclement weather we have had to cancel tonight’s Child Hood installation. We hope to resume normal service tomorrow (Friday). We’re very sorry for the disappointment. Originally commissioned by Artichoke for Lumiere London in Trafalgar Square, an installation of illuminated balloons fills Broadgate. As they move gently in the wind,…

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Rear View

BOOK HERE  ‘If at 65 you could say something to yourself at 23, what would it be?’ Rear View is a unique interactive experience, produced by IOU, where the streets of Coventry become part of the performance. This exciting experience is taken on a custom-made conversion of a double decker bus, a mobile auditorium that…

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Motionhouse: Block

Motionhouse: Block

  CHANGE OF VENUE: Due to high winds BLOCK will now take place inside Coventry Cathedral. Posted 10.15am Weds 19 Sept.   What happens when dance and circus collide? When they converge, rub against each other, blend into one another?  Leading UK companies NoFit State Circus and Motionhouse bring together their unique styles in BLOCK, a…

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Imagine Bridge

Imagine Bridge

Bridge is an ambitious arts and engineering project that will lead to the creation of an iconic bridge structure for public spaces and a programme of performances and community collaborations. Imagineer is collaborating with exceptional artists and civil engineers Arup on the realisation of Bridge, which is also supported by Arts Council England through its Ambition for…

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Wheel Ways

As Coventry moves towards being City of Culture in 2021, a range of organisations including Great Places, the Canal and River Trust, Coventry City Council and the Historic Coventry Trust are working together to regenerate Coventry’s canal corridor and establish a cycle trail linking Sutton Stop in Longford with George Eliot’s house in Foleshill, Imagineer’s…

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Bridge: A day of outdoor arts and engineering

Bridge: A day of outdoor arts and engineering

This is a day for outdoor arts professionals, producers, engineers, academics and interested audiences in which we explore the issues of creating and producing outdoor arts. The day is inspired by Imagineer’s latest outdoor arts project, Bridge, an ambitious arts and engineering project that will lead to the creation of an iconic bridge structure for…

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Intersect: Where business and creative industries meet

Intersect: Where business and creative industries meet

Coventry is City of Culture. As we approach 2021, what does this mean for businesses and creative industries in Coventry and Warwickshire, and how might we use this time as an opportunity to make new connections across sectors for mutual benefit and prosperity that live past 2021? Join this conversation for business and creative industries….

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