When & where:
11am – 5.30pm @ James Ashworth VC Square (Make your own jellyfish with Carlos Cortes)
6.30pm from James Ashworth VC Square – Return with your creation to join the GIANT JELLYFISH parade!
Pop into our workshop tent to create your own jellyfish with artist Carlos Cortes. Don’t forget to return to James Ashworth VC Square at 6.30pm to reunite your jellyfish with its tentacled friends as the Jellyfish Invasion parades to the Boating Lake.
Led by the Rajasthan Heritage Brass Band, a parade of colour, music and movement will lead you down to the boating lake through Shimmer, ready for the evening’s big finale performance.
About the Artist
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE: Carlos Cortes has carried out projects, commissions and workshops for Museums, Galleries, venues and festivals such as the Hayward Gallery, Turner Contemporary (Margate), Centro de Arte y Naturaleza, Huesca-Spain, Firstsite (Colchester) , Design Museum London, Aspex (Portsmouth), Kew Gardens (London), Oryel Mostyn (Llandudno), Royal Accademy of Arts (Edinburgh), Galleri (Carmarthen), Strange creatures Festival (Hertogenbosch- Holland), Time and Space (Paide-Estonia), Festival Periferias (Huesca,Sp), Madrid Dance Marathon (Madrid,Sp), Festival de Valderrobres (Teruel, Sp), Trayectos Zaragoza (Zaragoza, Sp), etc…