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Fields of Vision

Pennine Prospects

An ambitious land-art project set to appear in the fields and pastures of the South Pennine uplands made by farmers, cyclists and artists.

Visual Art,Theatre,Music,Outdoor,Family Event

An ambitious land-art project set to appear in the fields and pastures of the South Pennine uplands made by farmers, cyclists and artists.

Day two of the Grand Depart takes the riders through the South Pennine uplands, an area of outstanding moorland and pasture that includes Ilkley Moor. It is here that artists, environmentalists, schoolchildren, hundreds of young farmers and local cyclists will sow, cut and weave original designs into the hillsides and grasslands around the race route.

The project brings together commissioned artists working with hundreds of local people to cultivate a patchwork of field-size living installations including three sites designed to grow into natural settings for live performances. These will be animated by music and dancing, curated by arts festivals who are based nearby. This network of locally produced art and reimagined landscape will change and grow over the coming months to form a once-in-a-lifetime experience of the South Pennines.

Made by many different groups of people, influenced by a unifying theme of water and its role in our green spaces - Fields of Vision will be made complete by the much anticipated journey of the cyclists through the landscape - arriving as a peloton and threading across the scene like a stitch along a quilt.

Where are the installations?

Get directions to the land art sites by clicking here.

PdfDownload our Land Art Guide »

Find out more about the project, artists and where to see the installations by visiting the Fields of Vision website.

 

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Schools

Dont forget to Download the Learning Resource!

Access Information

  • All of the venues are outdoors and have very limited facilities. Due to the nature of the sites some terrain may not be suitable for everyone.
  • At each site, there is a vantage point which will allow members of the public to stop in safety to enjoy the installation in the wider landscape setting. We recommend contacting the event organiser for information for a specific location.

For more information about access for Fields of Vision, we recommend contacting the event organiser via their website www.fieldsofvision.org.uk

Please also check out our access information film for Fields of Vision below...

When to see it...

June
01

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October

01

Fields of Vision Venues TBC

Check back later for further venue details

Ticket info...

Adult
FREE

Child
FREE

OAP
FREE

Contact info...

Please contact Pennine Prospects for more information on 01274 433536

1st Floor North, Jacob’s Well, Manchester Road , Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 5RW
http://www.fieldsofvision.org.uk/

About the Artist...

Pennine Prospects

Pennine Prospects is a unique rural regeneration company created in 2005 as a champion for the South Pennines.

It is an award-winning partnership organisation that has attracted over £5million of national and European funding to deliver a wide range of projects aimed at promoting, protecting and enhancing the built, natural and cultural heritage of the South Pennines.

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