Location: Wisbech, Town Centre, Wisbech
Date/s: Tuesday, 4 July and Wednesday, 5 July Time/s: 2 - 5pm and 6 - 9pm
Do you love dreaming up new stories? From fantasy to fiction, time-travel to alien-invasions, this project will fire up your imagination! Join a series of story workshops to gather bold and imaginative futuristic stories about Wisbech and we’d love you to be involved. Come along to these story-making session and work with leading artist and poet, Lucy Sheerman to create new stories. Some of the stories will be selected and used to create an interactive trail of digital experiences in and around Wisbech.
The Brink is a Wisbech based augmented reality project run by Collusion and supported by Market Place. The Brink project team is made up of local Wisbech artists and creatives and two professional artists who will work between June and October 2017 over 12 sessions to create an interactive digital trail with the stories gathered during these community workshops. The final project will be showcased at a public launch in October 2017.
Add your story to the mix and have a chance at seeing it brought to life in a digital trail! Join us for the story workshops in Wisbech:
- 4 July: 2 – 5pm, Wisbech Library, Ely Place, Wisbech, PE13 1EU
- 5 July: 6 – 9pm, The Rosmini Centre, 69 Queens Road, PE13 2PH
Everyone is welcome, let us know if you can come along to this story-making session by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or simply drop-in and take part.
The in_collusion programme, a three year talent development programme, is helping creative people and businesses to develop new skills and ideas around three emerging technologies – artificial intelligence, data culture, and virtual/augmented/mixed reality. Collusion is working in Wisbech alongside four other hubs across the region: King’s Lynn, Peterborough, Huntingdon and Bury St Edmunds.