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A weekend of sound, light, music and art bringing local communities, regional and international artists together to explore the connection between coastal living and wellbeing. www.reflectaamp.org

Events requiring (Free) Ticket booking. The following individual events require (free) tickets, available from 27 August.

REFLECT at Bude Sea Pool
Ulf Pedersen / Timothy Crowley & Kate Ogley / local Folk singing / community groups
4 – 6 October
Times: 3 entry slots per night. From 7.15pm (sundown 7pm)

A sound and light event that brings the Sea Pool to life in its beach huts and the cliffs surrounding the pool. Internationally acclaimed artist Ulf Pedersen’s work, sees a large-scale projection inspired by Bude on the cliff face which, when the water is in, will be reflected into the pool, accompanied by a subtle soundscape.

The beach huts will also be transformed with beautiful light colourations, making them into artworks in their own right. Step inside the beach huts to enjoy an intimate live folk gig and a new soundscapes inspired by the sea and costal living by Cornish artists Timothy Crowley and Kate Ogley. Plus, community groups create their own Sonic Journeys inspired by the coast.

Sea Song Walks with Seamas Carey
Times: 11am and 3pm on Saturday 4th Oct and Sunday 5th Oct.
Location: Meeting Place – The Hub Bude Sea Pool to continue along the SW Coast Path

Singing and walking are two things proven to be good for our wellbeing.
We bring these to the restorative coastal path, with groups meeting at The Hub to be led on a walk accompanied by Seamas Carey, Choir leader of Cornish, all-inclusive, cross-generational male voice choir MEN ARE SINGING. Find out more about Seamas HERE.

OPEN ACCESS EVENTS
The following individual events are open to all at all times during the weekend of the event.

What Does the Sea Say by Martyn Ware
Times: all day each day
Location: Summerleaze Downs

Anyone can enter this seaside soundscape housed in a beach hut looking out to sea. Visitors are encouraged to write down what the sea means to them either in a visitor book and on the beach hut itself, creating a bespoke public artwork for Bude.

Time to Sit and Stare
Times: all day each day
Summerleaze Downs

Coastal path benches have been decorated by local artists and community groups in response to the location and project. Visitors are encouraged to take time out on their own or with others to enjoy their work and contemplate the sea view.

Artists and community groups involved:
Granite and Glitter create a life-sized seal to sit beside made from reclaimed wetsuits.

Ruth Purdy wraps a bench in mirror like material to then document through photography.

Josie Purcell uses the alternative and historic printing process, the Cyanotype to create images from found and natural objects plus Bude’s history for weatherproof cushions.

Budehaven School Art Students and Blend Youth Group will also decorate coastal path benches.

Produced by Sound UK in association with the University of Exeter and LV21.
Funded by the University of Exeter, Arts Council England and Wellcome Trust.

Image credits: Lee Robertson

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