Category: 2021

Submerge at Lightwaves 2021

Video: Robot swans and live music from Anil Sebastian at Salford Quays In December 2021 Lightwaves transformed Salford Quays for a spellbinding 10 days – transforming the outdoor spaces with a trail of illuminated works of art. In partnership with Goethe Institut, Submerge brought German artists Loomaland to the festival with their mesmerising installation Cygnus, […]

Work with Urban Projections

Submerge and Brighter Sound are looking for 4 creative women from the North of England to support the creation of a new audiovisual installation! This year Submerge have been working with Brighter Sound and artist Rebecca Smith (Urban Projections) to develop a large-scale, volumetric, audiovisual laser installation. As part of the project, we’re looking for […]

Loomaland Cygnus (UK Premiere)

The UK premiere of Cygnus at Lightwaves Festival, with Submerge commissioned soundtrack by Anil Sebastian Installation Dates: 3rd – 12th December 2021 Live performance Swan Songs: Friday 3rd Dec 2021 Time: 17:00 – 22:00 GMT Price: Free Presented in partnership with Quays Culture and supported by Goethe-Institut London. Submerge and Quays Culture are proud to […]

Submerge joins Imagining Futures

A future focussed peer network and European co-commission experiment At a moment of continued uncertainty, EUNIC (European Union National Institutes for Culture) brings together independent performance festivals from across the UK and mainland Europe and invites them to rip up the festival rule book as they explore what the future of producing festivals will look […]

Oil Forming Rainbows

GÉRALD & The Manchester Hot Bodies Choir release their first single on Les Disques Du Lobby In January 2021 Submerge and artist Gérald Kurdian invited queer activists from Greater Manchester to take part in a unique online version of the HOT BODIES CHOIR project. Over seven weekly workshops via zoom, the participants exchanged experiences and […]