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Thankyou! Bath for your support at Forest of Imagination 2019! 

Thousands of Bath residents and visitors enjoyed a magical weekend of creativity when pop-up contemporary arts event Forest of Imaginaiton was hosted at The Holburne Museum in June 2019.

The award-winning arts event returned to the city of Bath with a multi-sensory array of outdoor and participatory art installations, workshops and sculptures in the museum grounds and Sydney Gardens.

Chris Stephens, Director of the Holburne Museum

“We are delighted to partner with Forest of Imagination in their 6th year with a creative and inclusive programme for everyone – schools, families and young people. I’m excited to see the connection between the city and the Museum and garden brought to life by an astonishing array of artists, architects, musicians, performers and creative thinkers.”

This year’s Forest of Imagination will connect people to nature in a variety of wild and imaginative ways in areas around The Holburne Museum and Sydney Gardens.  

 

Forest 2019 officially launches with an opening night event from 6-8pm on Thursday 20th June.  It is then open daily from 10am-6pm on Friday 21st – Monday 24th June.

 

Forest of Imagination is free to all.

FOI 2019 programme now available!

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Come and play!

Previous Forest of Imagination events have attracted thousands of visitors, united by curiosity and a playful spirit. This year, join us for another exciting programme of artworks, outdoor theatre, sensory installations and participatory creative activities.

Find Forest 2019 along Great Pulteney Street, at the Holburne Museum and in Sydney Pleasure Gardens, Bath

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We believe that creativity can enhance wellbeing and transform lives, communities, cities and economies.

The natural world is a powerful generator of childhood curiosity and those early sparks of imagination are often at the heart of our life-long creativity.

Andrew Grant (Grant Associates) and Penny Hay (5x5x5=creativity and Bath Spa University) - #

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