South Scotland

Performance creates 'Big Bang'

Oceanallover Image copyright Colin Hattersley

An installation by artist Charles Jencks at Crawick Multiverse has been officially opened.

A performance marking the event was part of Cosmic Collisions, a two-day celebration of art, architecture and science taking place in and around Sanquhar in south-west Scotland.

Charles Jencks' work is called Galactic Collisions.

The work was launched with Sea Hames, by the performance theatre company Oceanallover.

Charles Jencks said: "The whole event has been a huge success, our own Big Bang. It's been fabulous to see how much people of all ages have enjoyed this fusion of art, science and architecture.

"It has been such a privilege to be able to bring some of the world's leading space scientists, architects and others to Sanquhar and as part of such an enjoyable and colourful event."

Image copyright Colin Hattersley
Image copyright Colin Hattersley
Image copyright Colin Hattersley

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