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THE BELL

Bouke Groen

Soundlands Open Call 2019

Llanelli Wetlands Centre, Llanelli

  • 8.06 – 11.08.2019 // Monday to Sunday: 9.30am - 6.00pm
  • Guided walks Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 12 noon
  • Self guided walks the rest of the time


A thought provoking installation about climate change and loss of biodiversity


copyrights: Russ Myners



Soundlands in partnership with the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT) and Migrations present The Bell by Bouke Groen, a thought provoking sound installation about climate change
Bouke Goen was chosen from over one hundred artists from around the world who submitted proposals to Soundlands Open Call 2019. The Bell is a striking new art installation created specially for the Llanelli Wetland preserve. An antique church bell tolls but is strangely sealed in a sculpture of glass cubes. 
For centuries, bells have warned us of impending disaster. But what danger is this bell alerting us to? Will we heed its warning?

Selectors
Chris Watson - Field Recordist , Jana Winderen - Sound Artist, Maud Seuntjens - Klankenbos , Dominic Chennell - Soundlands, Karine Décorne - Migrations, Dr Brian Briggs - WWT

Tickets

Free

Acknowledgements

In partnership with Soundlands and the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust

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