Thu 31 October 11am-4pm Lookout 21 – Open Day with Radio Arts


LV21 Gillingham Pier, Pier Approach Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 1RX

Join resident radio operator Colin Turner and artists Jim Backhouse and Magz Hall from Radio Arts for a day on the ‘airwaves’. Jim will be airing his new site-specific AM/FM installation of Medway Sounds. Together they are working on a new work Voice Like A Fog Horn – Human Fog Horns sounds for the Lighship to sound.
Magz will also radio memories to grow her expanding archive of radiophonic memories for the Radio Recall project

People are also invited to bring along and donate any unwanted FM radios to the ever-growing Radio Recall collection of radios during the event at LV21.

Colin will be on hand to talk about his role as the residential radio operator and to share his plans for a series of hands on practical radio workshops aboard the ship, with the first AM radio building day planned for Mon 11 November. And if you’re lucky you might even catch him singing and get him to teach you a shanty or two…