Energy and Notion
Energy and Notion project tells the story of changing energy in Wales through the affected communities.
Coal had a massiveinfluence in Wales. Energy continues to have a profound effect upon the physical and social landscape in Wales.
The project was funded by Arts Council Wales and Vatennfall in 2016.
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Flyer from the Installation.
The Energy+Notion project was supported by curators at arts centres, cinemas and theatres across Wales, that included:
The project engaged with primary schools, youth and community groups, including:
Rhigos Primary School
A small production grant was provided by the Arts Council of Wales, 2016.
Some project sponsorship kindly provided by Vattenfall
The project was produced & photographed and edited by Richard Jones.
Additional editing and digital assistance by Chieko
Technical and video consultation by Andy Mees
Additional partners and consultants included; Professor Nick Jenkins- School of Engineering (energy) Cardiff University, Dr Martin O’Neil – (School of Social Sciences) Cardiff University, David Chamberlain & Sharon Casey – Blackwood Miners Institute, Angie Dickenson – Area Artistic Manager for Neath & Port Albot Theatres, Anne Hayes – Arts Development Officer for Rhondda Cynon Taff , Helen Harman – Arts Development Officer at Newbridge Memo.