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'Nothing about us without us is for us' was a public art event using obsolete technology to hurl language across Glasgow's River Clyde. Organised and conceived by artists TS Beall and Matt Baker, the project commissioned 15 artists to partner with 18 local organisations. Together, they delivered 6 weeks of activities, culminating in an event on Saturday 28 April, 2012 where over 1500 people sang, shouted, and sailed across the Clyde. Visitors to the Glasgow International Festival were invited to the Govan waterfront to participate in transmissions using human megaphones, siege engines, string-and-cup telephones, messages-in-bottles (‘The Govan Armada’), choral serenades, and more…

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NAU - General

NAU - General

18 photos

NAU - Raft

NAU - Raft

11 photos

NAU - Banners

NAU - Banners

9 photos

NAU - River Patter

NAU - River Patter

20 photos