The unsung heroes of my home town with nominations from the people of Cardiff.
The first Cardiff:Characters exhibition was held in Cardiff’s Old Library building in May 2008. Cardiff:Characters continues as part of the BigLittleCity project. exhibiting at the new Cardiff Story museum from 14th April until 22nd July 2011.
Co run with Marc Heatley (graphic designer extraordinaire), BigLittleCity is an interactive art project celebrating the city of Cardiff. Many artists are producing unique pieces of work in a variety of mediums with the theme of their view/interpretation of the city. Many solo pieces will be exhibited on a rotation system whilst a collection of interactive projects will be at the event for the full duration and are open to all to participate.
- Spillers tee Shirt competition – design your own iconic Spillers tee and have your chance of winning a limited run, to be sold at the shop.
- Get your Coat – design your own Cardiff coat of arms
- Keep up Cardiff – be part of a football video where the ball seems to be travelling around the city.
- Postcards of Cardiff – write about your views and experiences of the city
- BLC Flickr – come join our Flickr pool to show your view of the city
- Off The Wall – Animate the animals from the Burgess wall by the castle coming to life when we’ re all asleep.
- Cardiff:Characters (of course!)