Distributing Body Arts Council of Wales
Good Cause Arts
Recipient Name Arscott, Nicky
Project Name Visual Artist Nicky Arscott and writer Greg Koehler wish to begin a creative dialogue that takes as its starting point the attempt by Samuel Roberts of Llanbrynmair (pacifist, feminist, abolitionist) to set up a Welsh utopia in the wildernesses of Tennessee in 1857.Using drawing, painting, audio recordings, installation, poetry and flash-fiction, the two artists will research, explore and retell some of the stories around mass emigration to the US from Llanbrynmair/US.
Grant Date 18/12/2014
Grant Amount £2,994
Local Authority Powys
Region Wales
UK Constituency Montgomeryshire

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