A programme of film screenings, performance-lectures and theatre, across three days, bringing artists into dialogue with geographers within the institution. Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) International Conference.
BOSarts projects, 2008-09
With the National Trust in West Cornwall, Jon Brookes Countryside Manager (NT) and the West Penwith ranger team.
Year-long residency with the National Trust at Bosigran Farm, Zennor, West Cornwall. This led to a range of projects over the next few years, including the establishment of BOSarts, an artist-led partnership with the National Trust (2008 -11).The programme included funded commissions, camping seminars, community gatherings and schools workshops.
The prefix 'bos' means dwelling place in Kernewek (the Cornish language). Many place names begin with 'bos' to denote their relationship to dwelling or settlement.