Postcards from an East Brighton Childhood

BDF17 Grassroots Award Winner

Artist Bonny Cummins has collaborated with sound artist and producer Josh , founder of to tell the story of the area through atmospheric soundscapes and interactive imagery. This project has been created through the BDF17 award for digital community projects.This pop up digital and lenticular animation installation is a room with a view, depicting East Brighton from the racecourse to the seafront. The postcards installation has been inspired by ex-resident Dennis Constable who vividly recalls his happy childhood in 1940s/50s Whitehawk in tandem with reflections and playground songs by the children of Whitehawk Academy, his first school.

Asda Marina Foyer Brighton

23rd September and 1st October 2017

11am to 5pm

Whitehawk Library

Children’s Free Workshop

5th October 2 15 to 3 15pm

Pop up Installation

7th October 10am to 3 15pm

Brighton Bygones, Valley Social Club

Artist introductory talk 14th September 2017 2pm

Pop up installation

Brighton Bygones, Valley Social Club

January 10th 2018

2pm to 4pm

Whitehawk Academy- Special Presentation

© bonny cummins