InspiralLondon Festival 2016
22-25 September 2016
Be inspired to explore the city with new spirit and open eyes. Join the InspiralLondon adventure on four days of urban exploration, dialogue, exchange, discussion and artistic intervention.
Thursday 22 Sept, 6.30-9pm: Deep Topographies
A stimulating evening at Swedenborg House of short talks introducing the public to the InspiralLondon trail, the themes of deep topography, the other pleasures of walking and "the manifesto of Metropolitan Trails'.
Friday 23 Sept, 10.30am-2pm: Park Life
An open air roundtable at Stave Hill examining public art strategy and the fertile overlaps between artistic practice, ecology and urban planning. Followed by lunch in the Ecology Park.
2.30-5pm In the afternoon we cross the river to Canary Wharf via the Hilton ferry (RB4: Doubletree Docklands Nelson Dock to Canary Wharf Pier) for a exploratory walk through and around the Isle of Dogs.
Saturday 24 Sept, all day: Day of Sound workshop at Greenwich University & Enderby Wharf (starts at Greenwich University at 10:30am, meeting at Cutty Sark Pub at 1pm, ending at 5pm); Day of Exploration and Walkie-Talkie with Walking Artists Network, along with artistic interventions along the Thames Pathway (12-5pm, all meeting outside Cutty Sark Pub). See website for full details.
Sunday 25 Sept, 11am-5pm: Walk segment 18 of the InspiralLondon trail from Kew to Wimbledon
The Full Event Festival Ticket to InspiralLondon Festival 2016 includes: refreshments and lunch on Friday, plus picnic lunch on Sunday during segment 18 of the Inspiral walk, priority booking on ticketed events that include the Thursday evening opening talk at Swedenborg House, reserved place for Friday’s dialogues and discussion at Stave Hill, and priority for any artist or other workshops on Saturday.
See website for full details. https://inspirallondon.com/