Hand Earth Gesture Return Launch Event - Pangaea Sculptors' Centre

By lucy, August 28, 2021

09_1664_009         Image: Filming Hand, Earth, Gesture, Return (Wheat Field Drumming Jam); Walled Garden Wheat Field, Hatton Farm


Hand Earth Gesture Return – Chapter 1: The Seed (Wheat Field Jam)
Film Launch with Live Drumming Performance

3 – 3.30 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 28 – 30 August 2021


This event is the public launch of Pangaea’s year-long God’s Workshop Public Arts Programme, for Coventry and Warwickshire.



Funded by: Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre, Heritage Lottery Fund, Arts Council England, British Council and Coventry City of Culture.

Join us for the premier of our new short film and a live drumming performance, exploring life cycle and its connection with the hand, earth and gesture. Featuring participating musicians Parmjeet Bamrah, Anabell Febles, Mahandra Patel, Abraham Paddy Tetteh and Luke Weaver, specialists in world-music rhythms from Africa, India, Latin America and beyond. Film by Rachael Champion, Dolon Kundu, Amy & Oliver Thomas-Irvine and Jim Woodall and produced by Lucy Tomlins. In partnership with Media Mania.

Daimler Powerhouse Creation Centre in Coventry is opening its doors to the public for the first time since its redevelopment this August bank holiday weekend, with major newly commissioned artworks and a programme of activities created by all the resident companies: Imagineer, Highly Sprung Performance Company, Talking Birds, Media Mania, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre and Open Theatre Company.

Full event listings for the weekend.