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A mesmerising homage to WWI military pigeons opened last night

Fly By Night, a transcendent union of public art and nature by artist Duke Riley, opened yesterday at dusk in London’s East Thamesmead.

BE A PART OF 100: UNEARTH

WildWorks, the country’s leading landscape theatre company, are seeking contributions from the public to create an artwork for their second site-specific work for 14-18 NOW. 100: UnEarth looks at the devastating aftermath of WWI through the story of Orpheus, who followed his…

PROCESSIONS 2018

Tens of thousands of women took part in #PROCESSIONS2018 today, forming a living artwork in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London.  

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XENOS SELLS OUT SADLER’S WELLS

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ XENOS generates “an unforgettably vivid and poignant image of the Great War’s apocalyptic human wastage.” – The Telegraph  ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Everything about ‘Xenos’ is powerful, not least its message about those whose war stories haven’t been remembered” – Time Out…

Poppies: Weeping Window at Carlisle Castle

This morning, artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper officially unveiled Poppies: Weeping Window at Carlisle Castle, the sculpture’s second location on the 2018 Poppies tour. Thousands of ceramic poppies cascade from the top of the castle’s keep, arching over…

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR HEINER GOEBBELS PRODUCTION

Tickets are now on sale for Everything that happened and would happen by the singular German artist and composer Heiner Goebbels. Receiving its world premiere in Manchester from the 10 – 21 October as part of 14-18 NOW, this Artangel…

Tickets now on sale for Now the Hero

Tickets are now on sale for Marc Rees’ immersive theatrical experience Nawr yr Arwr / Now the Hero. Between 25-29 September, this epic performance will bring the stories of war to life, counterpointing the tragic telling with hope. Drawing on…

Millicent Fawcett statue unveiled in Parliament Square

A statue of suffragist leader Millicent Fawcett was unveiled today in a ceremony in Parliament Square. Created by Turner Prize-winning artist Gillian Wearing OBE, this historic statue is the first ever monument of a woman and the first designed by…

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A new film by Peter Jackson

The First World War proved to be a landmark in cinema history – the first time that the horrors of war could be caught on camera. Peter Jackson, best known for directing The Lord of the Rings trilogy, will be…

Poppies: Weeping Window at Hereford Cathedral

The first location on the 2018 Poppies Tour will be Hereford Cathedral, which will host Weeping Window 14 March – 29 April. The sculpture will be free to view. Weeping Window is a cascade comprising several thousand handmade ceramic poppies,…

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