Windsocks at Treacle Market

This summer SHIFT was delighted to host new media and electronic artist Laura Pullig at the Treacle Market in Macclesfield. As well as her plant synth workshop, Laura brought one of her wind powered illuminating windsocks. It took Laura a lot of experimentation to finalise the electronic circuits, which used

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Plants & Synths at Just So festival

This August new media and electronic artist Laura Pullig brought her plants & synths workshop to Just So festival as part of the SHIFT summer programme. These workshops allow people to build their own plant synths and make weird sounds with plants, leaves and moss.ย  Laura has created a plant

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Tales of the Town

This June SHIFT commissioned artist ensemble One Five West to create interactive curiosity cabinets across Bollington, located at Clarence Mill, the rec, Market Place, St Johnโ€™s Church and the viaduct. Each cabinet contained memories of people in the town that related to themes such as community, work and play. Artists

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