2018 Art Case Study : Headlush : Tom Shea and Lu Irvine

Artist / Collective Name: Tom Shea & Lu Irvine – HeadLush   Contributors names and roles: Tom Shea – Technician, designer, lighting specialist Lu Irvine – Technician, designer, pyro specialist   Work: LED Installations across Noisily Main Arena   Links: https://www.headlush.com/ Hi Tom & Lu, first off, please tell us a little bit about your practice […]

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Art Case Study: Alice Shepherd – Repsycoral

Name: Alice Shepherd – Repsycoral   Contributors names and roles: Alice – Designer/ Artist Marcus – Electrician   Piece: UV – Coral Mandala   Links: https://www.facebook.com/repsycoral/ @re_psycoral ‘Alice came to us through our Arts Grant application and created a stunning installation entirely from recycled materials made especially for Noisily. It had moving parts and multiple […]

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Weird Shit comes through Arts Applications!

It’s been just three days since our arts application closed, and what a selection of outlandish and cosmic concepts we’ve had through the door ahead of this year’s Noisily! Art Director Ruth Herbert has been overwhelmed by the positivity and innovation in the documents she’s reviewed so far, and has to employ the help of […]

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Pat Demarcq: The Man Behind the Designs

How long have you been working with Noisily, and how did you get involved? Since the 2014 edition. I’d known James and Chris for a long time and we had all been involved in the underground party scene since the late 90s, back when I was a small boy 😉   They both joined Noisily a […]

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Art and the Participatory Experience

Like many of us I struggled to pay attention at school, spending most lessons gazing forlornly out of the window, the pages of my textbook unable to hold my attention for more than a few moments without my eyes losing focus, my thoughts wandering off to break time and escape from the monotony of our […]

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2019 Noisily Arts Applications are OPEN!

Each year at Noisily, artists and members of the art department work tirelessly to create beautiful and magical art which is spread throughout the festival. These devoted pioneers of all things aesthetic, not only build large scale installations but add the finer details and artistry to complete the overall look and feel of the festival. […]

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Noisily 2018 Art Highlights – Crew Pick

This year’s festival was the most incredible iteration yet for our art department, as installation after installation adorned the Coney Woods, creating an environment so immersive it was all encompassing. We asked our Director of Art, Ruth Herbert, to give us a run down of her top 5 favourite works of art at Noisily 2018, […]

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Art Case Study: Symbiosis

Name of Installation: Symbiosis   Crew: Kira Zhigalina – Artist Andrey Novikov – Sound Design Adrian Godwin – Engineer   Concept: Symbiosis is an interactive biofeedback installation. Using sensors, the participants’ breathing is visualised in moving LED lights. Having the capacity of 8 active participators, the LED filled dome is an immersive magical environment that […]

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Building The Noisily Stage

Noisily is built upon a core foundation of values and an interminable ethos which outlines the way we want the festival to positively affect all those involved. From the litter pickers and chippies, through artist liaison and boutique camping suppliers, all the way to the management and guests, the evolution of Noisily revolves around these […]

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