The Park Royal Landmark Project installation will fuse the barriers between arts and science, and uniquely address the 'Mutation' of DNA. Artist/architect Nick Coombe has been working in collaboration with the Sanger Institute in Cambridge, which is working at the forefront of DNA genetics.
It ran from 10:00 AM, 6 December 2010 to 10:00 AM, 4 January 2011
Park Royal is one of the most deprived areas in the UK. It is the aim of this project to bring together the communities of Brent, Ealing and Harrow and link these disconnected communities. This project will endeavour to integrate its process with the 2012 London Olympics. The PRL will introduce arts and science to the multi-cultural communities and through this process, encourage ownership and identification in the community. The communities will understand that humans are all the the same.
There PRL team's strength will enable the project's successful delivery. Nwlh Arts, Nick Coombe artist/architect. Annabel Lucas Project Manager, Sanger Institute -genetic scientists, Philips - lighting and consultancy. Sally Sheinman-specialist artist in inclusiveness and collaboration. Sally Sheinman will fabricate tools to encourage community partication, working at grass roots level. This is the most important aspect of making the project successful. Participation will connect communities.
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