Notes for a Performance - Weather Permitting

Performance, Exhibition, Publication (2018 - 2019)

Audio Transmission

Notes for a Performance – Weather Permitting was the culmination of a four-month ‘Extreme Views’ artist residency at Art Gene, South Lakes.

Working with the Furness Amateur Radio Society (FARS), Summits on the Airwaves (SOTA), and Barrow and South Lakes Archive Service Weather Permitting was concerned with heritage and landscape, mapping, topography, and contemporary understandings of nationhood.

Notes for a Performance – Weather Permitting, was performed and simultaneously transmitted (FARS and SOTA) from the summits of Black Combe, Hodbarrow Point, and Birkrigg Common on Sunday, 17th of March 2019.

Accompanying the performance was a publication published by Wild Pansy Press, University of Leeds, featuring the original performance script in text and braille format alongside a compendium of research and performance documentation.