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Various Locations throughout, the English Riviera, Devon, TQ2 5JG

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Wavelength. Torquay, Devon

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Experimental commissions with artists and technologists, culminating in a celebration of sound and light, illuminating the overlooked and unexpected.

An opportunity to come together in the darkness of November, and explore new work by artists and creative technologists. 

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A celebration of sound and light, illuminating the overlooked, bringing people together.

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An opportunity to come together in the darkness of November, and explore new work by artists and creative technologists. Join us for a three nights of illumination, sound, curiosity and play.


Illumaphonium Halo | Michael Davis

An interactive installation with soundscape inspired by local birdsong. Haloes glow and sing out as you interact with them physically.

Activities with Light & Sound

Events each evening, with hands-on activities for families, opportunities to contribute to projections, experiment and explore sound and light.

Open Canvas | The Media Workshop

Torre Abbey becomes a canvas for mass collaboration and a celebration of people and place, with projection-mapping that evolves over three days.

Impressions | Limbic Cinema

Cliff surfaces see organic patterns transforming into creatures and new forms, connecting locations through the interplay of light and image.

Murmuration | Suzie West with Sound Communities

Using silent disco technology, join the flock of over 100 people moving in tune with each other, following instruction and inspiration from a soundscore that weaves together snippets of natural sound, vocals and fragments of music.


Live Moon Capture | Torbay Astronomical Society

Torbay Astronomical Society capture live images of the Moon, linking with real-time telescopes in the Canary islands, throughout all 3 evenings.


Dog Ballet | Nigel & Louise

After ‘last light’, 100 dogs will be accompanied by a live music and a soundscape made from recorded testimony from local people - about the relationships and bonds we share with dogs, with each other and with our natural landscapes.


Torre Flock | Spindrift Dance

A new piece of family friendly dance theatre inspired by our South West landscapes: our birds, insects, plants, rivers, trees, & waters.

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