Category Archives: Happidrome 3

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

Archaeologists in Residence

Walking Papa Westray, Antonia Thomas and Daniel Lee, 2013 Came across this site today, two archaeologists-in-residence at the Papay Gyro Nights festival in the Orkneys organised by Land Art Papa Westray. View the full paper: http://archaeologistsinresidence.wordpress.com/ Land Art Papa Westray

Archaeologists in Residence

Walking Papa Westray, Antonia Thomas and Daniel Lee, 2013 Came across this site today, two archaeologists-in-residence at the Papay Gyro Nights festival in the Orkneys organised by Land Art Papa Westray. View the full paper: http://archaeologistsinresidence.wordpress.com/ Land Art Papa Westray

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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Ghostly Lugger of Croft Pasco Pool

  In the midst of the dreary waste of Gornhilly, which occupies a large portion of the Lizard promontory, is a large piece of water known as “Croft Pasco Pool,” where it said at night the form of a ghostly

Ghostly Lugger of Croft Pasco Pool

  In the midst of the dreary waste of Gornhilly, which occupies a large portion of the Lizard promontory, is a large piece of water known as “Croft Pasco Pool,” where it said at night the form of a ghostly

Fell of Dark

I Wake and Feel the Fell of Dark G.M. Hopkins (1844-89) I wake and feel the fell of dark, not day. What hours, O what black hours we have spent this night! What sights you, heart saw; ways you went!

Fell of Dark

I Wake and Feel the Fell of Dark G.M. Hopkins (1844-89) I wake and feel the fell of dark, not day. What hours, O what black hours we have spent this night! What sights you, heart saw; ways you went!

POOL

Imagine a dark place, imagine something unexpected.

POOL

Imagine a dark place, imagine something unexpected.

Rupert White’s Digidrome

Rupert White has created an interactive 3D model of the interior of the R-Block, entitled ‘Digidrome’ (stills shown above). You can navigate around the building via the following link: http://www.rupertwhite.co.uk/virtual_worlds/Digidrome.html (requires download of a free web player) Rupert has suggested

Rupert White’s Digidrome

Rupert White has created an interactive 3D model of the interior of the R-Block, entitled ‘Digidrome’ (stills shown above). You can navigate around the building via the following link: http://www.rupertwhite.co.uk/virtual_worlds/Digidrome.html (requires download of a free web player) Rupert has suggested

In search for the other-performance images

Performance stills from ‘In Search of the Other’. All images by Oliver Rudkin. For more images, visit the artists’ website http://www.zierlecarterliveart.com/

In search for the other-performance images

Performance stills from ‘In Search of the Other’. All images by Oliver Rudkin. For more images, visit the artists’ website http://www.zierlecarterliveart.com/

The17 perform ‘RECEIVE/TRANSMIT’

———- The17 are: Jonny Ambrose Caitlin Desilvey Sara Gadd Christine Haven Caroline Healy Jessie Higginson Lisa Lucas Elizabeth Masterton Eric Masterton Hannah Maughan-Robb Carol Patten Lizzie Ridout Bryony Rogerson Andy Rossiter Katherine Smith Adam Stringer Mike Westley Thanks to you

The17 perform ‘RECEIVE/TRANSMIT’

———- The17 are: Jonny Ambrose Caitlin Desilvey Sara Gadd Christine Haven Caroline Healy Jessie Higginson Lisa Lucas Elizabeth Masterton Eric Masterton Hannah Maughan-Robb Carol Patten Lizzie Ridout Bryony Rogerson Andy Rossiter Katherine Smith Adam Stringer Mike Westley Thanks to you

Here we stand – Goonhilly history piece – Pictures from Saturday

Here are some photos of my piece in situ at the Happidrome this Saturday. Here we stand, drops a radar beam back through the history of the Goonhilly Downs through the period that the Dry Tree has stood on the

Here we stand – Goonhilly history piece – Pictures from Saturday

Here are some photos of my piece in situ at the Happidrome this Saturday. Here we stand, drops a radar beam back through the history of the Goonhilly Downs through the period that the Dry Tree has stood on the

On the importance of information as the fundamental construct of solidity

On the importance of information as the fundamental construct of solidity Alluding to the creation event and the nature of matter. Dimensions variable. IKEA flat pack.

On the importance of information as the fundamental construct of solidity

On the importance of information as the fundamental construct of solidity Alluding to the creation event and the nature of matter. Dimensions variable. IKEA flat pack.

Font of all wisdom

Font of all wisdom The viewer is invited to drink from the unfixed and upturned glass. Cast acrylic, polycarbonate, water. 125cm x 8cm.

Font of all wisdom

Font of all wisdom The viewer is invited to drink from the unfixed and upturned glass. Cast acrylic, polycarbonate, water. 125cm x 8cm.

The essential guide to the meaning of life (Vol 1)

The essential guide to the meaning of life (Vol 1) Reference books relating to religion, theoretical physics and philosophy. A geology of sophistry. Paper. 126cm x 20cm x 12cm.

The essential guide to the meaning of life (Vol 1)

The essential guide to the meaning of life (Vol 1) Reference books relating to religion, theoretical physics and philosophy. A geology of sophistry. Paper. 126cm x 20cm x 12cm.

10 to the minus 37

10 to the minus 37 The title refers to the moment the universe began to expand (0.000000000000000000000000000000000001 seconds). The sculpture is life size, give or take a few centimeters, of the universe at that moment. The sphere contains a radioactive

10 to the minus 37

10 to the minus 37 The title refers to the moment the universe began to expand (0.000000000000000000000000000000000001 seconds). The sculpture is life size, give or take a few centimeters, of the universe at that moment. The sphere contains a radioactive

THE SEAT OF CYCLOPS

New work presented last weekend at HAPPIDROME; this time WITH sound. The images below show a glimpse of how the projection interacted with the fabric of the building, a little window on dilapidation. They remind me of prints that I

THE SEAT OF CYCLOPS

New work presented last weekend at HAPPIDROME; this time WITH sound. The images below show a glimpse of how the projection interacted with the fabric of the building, a little window on dilapidation. They remind me of prints that I

OVEMB

New work presented at HAPPIDROME this weekend. It looked great projected on the wall of the bunker. View the Powerpoint here

OVEMB

New work presented at HAPPIDROME this weekend. It looked great projected on the wall of the bunker. View the Powerpoint here

Bunker building at the Barbican

Polish artist Robert Kusmirowski is building a replica WW2 bunker in the Barbican….Here’s the slightly breathless blurb from the Barbican website! “See The Curve transformed into a World War Two-era bunker! For his first UK solo show, Polish artist Robert

Bunker building at the Barbican

Polish artist Robert Kusmirowski is building a replica WW2 bunker in the Barbican….Here’s the slightly breathless blurb from the Barbican website! “See The Curve transformed into a World War Two-era bunker! For his first UK solo show, Polish artist Robert

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

in search for the other

In search for the other… an experiment of a human radar system – sounding out, sensing, recording, mapping out, interacting, listening, ripping off and tacking on, relying on the inner senses, whilst the outer senses are muffled and distorted. Traversing

in search for the other

In search for the other… an experiment of a human radar system – sounding out, sensing, recording, mapping out, interacting, listening, ripping off and tacking on, relying on the inner senses, whilst the outer senses are muffled and distorted. Traversing

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

Forgotten Memory

This is the memory of the first commercial computer, UNIVAC 1. The following is taken from the IEEE Spectrum blog http://spectrum.ieee.org/computing/hardware/core-memories “…J. Presper Eckert, co-­inventor of the UNIVAC, and four other members of the Institute of Radio Engineers wrote in

Forgotten Memory

This is the memory of the first commercial computer, UNIVAC 1. The following is taken from the IEEE Spectrum blog http://spectrum.ieee.org/computing/hardware/core-memories “…J. Presper Eckert, co-­inventor of the UNIVAC, and four other members of the Institute of Radio Engineers wrote in

Test

Here’s something I’ve been playing around with whilst working towards the happidrome show at goonhilly, planning to have three different animations playing simultaneously (from the one projector) but only made the first one so far and this is part of

Test

Here’s something I’ve been playing around with whilst working towards the happidrome show at goonhilly, planning to have three different animations playing simultaneously (from the one projector) but only made the first one so far and this is part of

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

EBS/EAS tests

There’s a whole community of people out there making mocked-up videos of Emergency Broadcast Tests, the system used to alert the populous to an imminent catastrophic event. Its curious how many people are attracted to imagining the end of the

EBS/EAS tests

There’s a whole community of people out there making mocked-up videos of Emergency Broadcast Tests, the system used to alert the populous to an imminent catastrophic event. Its curious how many people are attracted to imagining the end of the

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,

Caitlin’s Bunker

Corrugated moss inside Tiny Bunker 1 at Drytree

Caitlin’s Bunker

Corrugated moss inside Tiny Bunker 1 at Drytree

‘there’ll always be an England’ redux

After devising ‘there’ll always be an England’ as a participatory work for Happidrome One,  it was recreated during ‘offsite:inside’ curated by Sara Bowler at Newyln Art Gallery, 2008. I was curious to see how the meaning of a site specific

‘there’ll always be an England’ redux

After devising ‘there’ll always be an England’ as a participatory work for Happidrome One,  it was recreated during ‘offsite:inside’ curated by Sara Bowler at Newyln Art Gallery, 2008. I was curious to see how the meaning of a site specific