Category Archives: Dispatches

HAPPIDROME photo archive on Flickr

We’ve updated the Happidrome archive photostream on Flickr, with extra images (some not on this blog) from all four outings of HAPPIDROME, plus historic photos of the site. Visit our Flickr photostream to view this comprehensive photographic record of HAPPIDROME

HAPPIDROME photo archive on Flickr

We’ve updated the Happidrome archive photostream on Flickr, with extra images (some not on this blog) from all four outings of HAPPIDROME, plus historic photos of the site. Visit our Flickr photostream to view this comprehensive photographic record of HAPPIDROME

Goonhilly Village Green website

The Goonhilly Village Green website is now live. Visit for details of the event and other Goonhilly related ephemera. http://goonhillyvillagegreen.wordpress.com

Goonhilly Village Green website

The Goonhilly Village Green website is now live. Visit for details of the event and other Goonhilly related ephemera. http://goonhillyvillagegreen.wordpress.com

Goonhilly Village Green is go!

Goonhilly Village Green is an exciting new project, supported by Arts Council England and led by artists Sara Bowler and Elizabeth Masterton. On Saturday 26th September 2015 we will host an open event on Goonhilly Downs, celebrating its unique landscape,

Goonhilly Village Green is go!

Goonhilly Village Green is an exciting new project, supported by Arts Council England and led by artists Sara Bowler and Elizabeth Masterton. On Saturday 26th September 2015 we will host an open event on Goonhilly Downs, celebrating its unique landscape,

KraftMaus portable renewables unit

To solve our problem of powering events at HAPPIDROME off-grid, Sara approached Exeter University’s BSc Renewable Energy course at Camborne School of Mines in Cornwall. In response to Sara’s brief and with support from Exeter’s Proof of Concept fund, third

KraftMaus portable renewables unit

To solve our problem of powering events at HAPPIDROME off-grid, Sara approached Exeter University’s BSc Renewable Energy course at Camborne School of Mines in Cornwall. In response to Sara’s brief and with support from Exeter’s Proof of Concept fund, third

Programme

11 September 11am-4pm Bruce Davies: ‘Space Hopper 2010’ takes place around the site – wear suitable clothing for active sports Patrick Lowry: Hidden Agenda, installation in the Happidrome Kate Ogley: Sound installation within the Happidrome Sara Bowler: ‘Goonhilly Taskscape’, installation

Programme

11 September 11am-4pm Bruce Davies: ‘Space Hopper 2010’ takes place around the site – wear suitable clothing for active sports Patrick Lowry: Hidden Agenda, installation in the Happidrome Kate Ogley: Sound installation within the Happidrome Sara Bowler: ‘Goonhilly Taskscape’, installation

HAPPIDROME FOUR 11-12 SEPTEMBER 2010

Happidrome Four presents the work of five artists – Sovay Berriman, Sara Bowler, Bruce Davies, Patrick Lowry and Kate Ogley. Each has responded in their own unique way to the site, drawing on its history and location to generate new

HAPPIDROME FOUR 11-12 SEPTEMBER 2010

Happidrome Four presents the work of five artists – Sovay Berriman, Sara Bowler, Bruce Davies, Patrick Lowry and Kate Ogley. Each has responded in their own unique way to the site, drawing on its history and location to generate new

RAF Drytree building identification project

Elizabeth Masterton has been working with researcher Benjamin Oldcorn to unravel the mysteries of some of the derelict buildings on the RAF Drytree site. The RAF Dry Tree/Goonhilly NNR Building Identification Project report was commissioned by Natural England to form

RAF Drytree building identification project

Elizabeth Masterton has been working with researcher Benjamin Oldcorn to unravel the mysteries of some of the derelict buildings on the RAF Drytree site. The RAF Dry Tree/Goonhilly NNR Building Identification Project report was commissioned by Natural England to form

HAPPIDROME THREE, SUMMER 2009

HAPPIDROME THREE took place across the Summer of 2009 and encompassed animation, film, video, sculpture, sound, installation, performance, participation, flooding, raving, perambulating and er..shouting. Some of the events were open to the public, others were private events, or for invited

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HAPPIDROME THREE, SUMMER 2009

HAPPIDROME THREE took place across the Summer of 2009 and encompassed animation, film, video, sculpture, sound, installation, performance, participation, flooding, raving, perambulating and er..shouting. Some of the events were open to the public, others were private events, or for invited

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October events at Happidrome

Yes October is upon us already, and HAPPIDROME 3 finishes up with two events. Cat Bagg will present a site-specific video installation on Saturday 3 October in the R-Block. Its an open event and you can visit between 12-6pm. Eagle

October events at Happidrome

Yes October is upon us already, and HAPPIDROME 3 finishes up with two events. Cat Bagg will present a site-specific video installation on Saturday 3 October in the R-Block. Its an open event and you can visit between 12-6pm. Eagle

september happ(i)nings..part deux

September events at HAPPIDROME continue on Saturday 26th September with two open events. Sara Bowler, Elizabeth Masterton and Paul Ridout will be showing documentary work of some of their experiments this season, plus some new offerings. Paul Carter and Alexandra

september happ(i)nings..part deux

September events at HAPPIDROME continue on Saturday 26th September with two open events. Sara Bowler, Elizabeth Masterton and Paul Ridout will be showing documentary work of some of their experiments this season, plus some new offerings. Paul Carter and Alexandra

september happ(i)nings

After a brief summer break, HAPPIDROME 3 continues with work by Sara Bowler and Nick Wootton. Both are open events, so come see: Sara Bowler ‘Pool’ Saturday 29th August to Monday 31 August Exhibition open 2-4pm each day Nick Wootton

september happ(i)nings

After a brief summer break, HAPPIDROME 3 continues with work by Sara Bowler and Nick Wootton. Both are open events, so come see: Sara Bowler ‘Pool’ Saturday 29th August to Monday 31 August Exhibition open 2-4pm each day Nick Wootton

Nicholas Wootton

‘Teresa’ refers to Mother Teresa, whose letters, discovered after her death, revealed that she had increasingly doubted the existence of God for the last four decades of her life. ‘Flew’ refers to Sir Anthony Flew, regarded for the last 40

Nicholas Wootton

‘Teresa’ refers to Mother Teresa, whose letters, discovered after her death, revealed that she had increasingly doubted the existence of God for the last four decades of her life. ‘Flew’ refers to Sir Anthony Flew, regarded for the last 40

PIXELH8 AT HAPPIDROME

HAPPIDROME is super excited to announce that internationally renowned chip tune musician and artist Matthew C Applegate, also known as Pixelh8, will be visiting us to make recordings for a new work, ‘Call and Response’. Matthew makes his music from

PIXELH8 AT HAPPIDROME

HAPPIDROME is super excited to announce that internationally renowned chip tune musician and artist Matthew C Applegate, also known as Pixelh8, will be visiting us to make recordings for a new work, ‘Call and Response’. Matthew makes his music from

JULY HAPPININGS

Elizabeth Masterton and Sara Bowler kick off proceedings for HAPPIDROME 3 this weekend with performances and participation in the R-Block. For more information on each work, visit the Artist’s Blog section of the site. These events are invite only but

JULY HAPPININGS

Elizabeth Masterton and Sara Bowler kick off proceedings for HAPPIDROME 3 this weekend with performances and participation in the R-Block. For more information on each work, visit the Artist’s Blog section of the site. These events are invite only but

HAPPIDROME CALLING STATION X

Happidromers Lizzy and Caitlin are off on an expedition next week to Bletchley Park, home of WW2 codebreaking, as part of Ecologies of Modern Heritage, an interdisciplinary research investigation looking at interpretation and presentation of modern heritage sites. Of course

HAPPIDROME CALLING STATION X

Happidromers Lizzy and Caitlin are off on an expedition next week to Bletchley Park, home of WW2 codebreaking, as part of Ecologies of Modern Heritage, an interdisciplinary research investigation looking at interpretation and presentation of modern heritage sites. Of course

The17 AT HAPPIDROME

This summer, HAPPIDROME is host to Bill Drummond’s project The17. HAPPIDROME’s The17 will be comprised of people with a connection to the HAPPIDROME site. If you have a connection, however tenuous, and want to join us on Saturday 22 August,

The17 AT HAPPIDROME

This summer, HAPPIDROME is host to Bill Drummond’s project The17. HAPPIDROME’s The17 will be comprised of people with a connection to the HAPPIDROME site. If you have a connection, however tenuous, and want to join us on Saturday 22 August,