Conference for the Birds by Marcus Coates

Discover a new installation inspired by Thomas Bewick's A History of British Birds, with seven life-sized bird heads gathered round the fire discussing their lives and current issues

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Step inside Thomas Bewick's birthplace, take a seat and join the conversation. Artist Marcus Coates has reimagined the birds Bewick studied by giving them a voice. Please be aware that this installation contains discussion about bird behaviour including mating, hunting and male anatomy.

This installation is part of 'Mapping Contemporary Art in the Heritage Experience'. Find out more about the project here: https://research.ncl.ac.uk/mcahe/

The basics

Suitability
Please be aware that this installation contains discussion about bird behaviour
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Other
Conference for the Birds is at Cherryburn until Saturday 3 November 2019

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
17 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
18 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
19 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
20 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
21 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
22 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
23 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
24 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
25 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
26 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
27 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
28 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
29 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
30 June 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
1 July 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
2 July 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
3 July 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
4 July 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
5 July 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
6 July 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available

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Contact Info

Name
Cherryburn enquiries
Email
cherryburn@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01661 843276

Upcoming events

Conference for the Birds by Marcus Coates

Mon 17 Jun 2019
11:00-15:00
Discover a new installation inspired by Thomas Bewick's A History of British Birds, with seven life-sized bird heads gathered round the fire discussing their lives and current issues