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Projects

Projects between In-Situ and the community

Ringing in the Good News

Ringing in the Good News

Bringing life to the mill’s clock and the town’s spirits with the sharing of good news. It’s believed that stopped clocks can have a negative effect on our outlook on life. A stopped clock in a town can...

Unlocked

Unlocked

Locked doors were opened and residents poured into the once thriving mill to learn about its future. Northlight (Brierfield) Mill had been locked and empty since the departure of Smith and Nephew in 2006. In that time the...

Fill the Mill

Fill the Mill

Filling the mill with art, activity and fun to spark conversations and challenge preconceptions. Fill The Mill was a creative explosion of various socially engaged events, installations and performances. In-Situ partnered with Pendle Movie Makers and The Challenge...

Dishing the Dirt

Dishing the Dirt

Giving thought to the things we eat. Dishing the Dirt was a performance meal created by Kerry Morrison with local food activist and FoodRiot chef Gill Watson. ​Kerry and Gill took diners on a culinary adventure through sustainable...

Rain Sheds Light

Rain Sheds Light

Could rainfall produce light? We explored the possibility of transforming the energy of rainwater into electricity for light. One of the earliest projects to take place at Northlight Mill, Rain Sheds Light was a collaboration between Kerry Morrison and Paul...

Presence of an Absence

Presence of an Absence

Turning attention away from the perpetrator to could give the victims of violence a name and a face. Presence of an Absence exposes the real human loss and pain experience by the victims of violent crime.

Light Touch

Light Touch

An open weekend of temporary art installations at Northlight. We filled the mill with artwork and performance pieces which were inspired by its empty structures, generating discussion about the role of arts and culture in the mill and...

40 @ 40

40 @ 40

We found 40 people turning 40 and together we celebrated 40 years of Pendle. Turning 40 is a significant milestone in our lives. Whether we want to or not, we inevitably reflect on what we have or haven't...

Courage of Conviction

Courage of Conviction

Commemorating war by celebrating the courage of peace. In-Situ was commissioned to develop Courage of Conviction as Lancashire Library Service’s contribution to the Society of Chief Librarians Digital War Memorial project in commemoration of World War One.