EEA is thrilled to have been awarded the commission to create the largest Carnival ever seen in Newham host of the Olympic Games in East London.
The project will be delivered in collaboration with Ali Pretty, Kinetika, and East London Dance. At least 1,500 people from the most ethnically diverse area in the UK will welcome the Olympic Flame on 21st July 2012.
The Carnival will provide an opportunity for residents and visitors to explore the rich and unique heritage of the communities in the borough. EEA will be developing new images to add to its stable of large scale live animations and sustainably powered carnival floats.
A press release for the project EEA will doing with Central and Prof. Sally Mackey in Bexleyheath this coming summer
EEA has been awarded the ACE Catalyst Fund having lead a consortium of six organisations from the outdoor arts sector.
As the 18-month project draws to a close the young producers have developed a creative heritage scrapbook. See the work they have done.