Fermynwoods Bulletin: Issue 12

Our Summer 2018 bulletin includes The Forest is The Museum and Edwina fitzPatrick’s Archive of the Trees, The Outdoor Institute of Art, STEAM Power, Fermynwoods Fridays and more.

Wild Learning – Parts Unknown

Artist and writer Sarah Gillett visited Fermyn Woods in May 2018 to present our second Wild Learning workshop, Parts Unknown – a meditation on maps, emotional and physical orientation, and the night sky. Breaking from tradition, this workshop started late and continued into the night so participants could bring the stars down into the woods, constructing their own constellations.

Partners

Because our work takes place in public spaces, all of our activity is delivered in partnership with other organisations. These include the following: Fermynwoods is working in partnership with Royal & Derngate and Northampton Town Football Club to commission Seven Sisters Group to create The Twelfth Player (2017), an audio-visual performance at Sixfields football stadium,[…]

Fermynwoods Bulletin: Issue 10

Our Summer 2016 bulletin features information about Beyond Seven Mountains, an exhibition in Corby’s woodland, drawing on the way Central and Eastern European fairy tales and folk stories begin; “A long time ago, beyond seven mountains, beyond seven forests”, referring to the way contemporary artists continue the tradition of storytellers, reinventing myths and legends, to[…]