Saturday 22nd May 2021 to
Sunday 13th June 2021
Artist Lora Aziz relays contemporary concepts around ecology, women, plants, land and rent informed by ancient practices and collaboration with The People of 1381 academic research programme. Calligraphy using ancient techniques of foraged inks on handmade papers, estuary walking encounters, and plant knowledge combine with multimedia elements created by videographer and soundscaper Marley presented in cottages at Wat Tyler Country Park.
As Wyrd Flora, Marley & Lora will be encouraging community involvement via plant exploration, group walks and workshops during the festival including along rebel routes and the Thames Estuary Trail from Lesnes Abbey Woods to Southend.
Workshops and events along the route include:
Lesnes Abbey Woods - Saturday 29 May: walk and plant identification calligraphy workshop (full details to be announced)
Wat Tyler Country Park workshops 12 & 13 June (full details to be announced)