News: Urban Games to be part of the Late Shows in May this year
Our Urban Games & Hip Hop project team will be involved in a new partnership with The Biscuit Factory and The University of Northumbria as part of an events that will take place over the weekend of the Late Shows across Newcastle and Gateshead. The event will take place on May 19th this year at The Holy Biscuit in Shieldfield Newcastle, bringing together skaters, free runners and BMX riders in an exhibition, performance and showcase.
Our Urban Games & Hip Hop project team will be involved in an event on May 19th this year at The Holy Biscuit in Shieldfield Newcastle, bringing together skaters, free runners and BMX riders in an exhibition, performance and showcase. On Friday 18th May there will be an exhibition of photos and videos by project participants.
Working in partnership with The Biscuit Factory and the University of Northumbria this event is part of an ongoing project between the University and The Biscuit Factory called “Xplore PLAY toon” Additional involvement in the event comes from Digital Deekies, Streetphire, Native, 4-Sight
The event will feature a weekend of video, ramps, photography, roots and history, cartoons and culture, maps and urban sports. It includes an exhibition of photography and videos telling the story of how skaters, riders and free runners use the city and its spaces and also looking at the culture and history of street sports.
The project is keen to hear from BMX riders, free runners and skaters who might want to exhibit their photos, show their videos and is open to anyone no matter what experience they have of the sports or the experience in photography and video making
If you know skaters, free runners and riders who might want to take part please drop us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org
17th January 2012Back To News