Written by Silvia Mercuriali and Simon Wilkinson
Commissioned by BAC
Funded by Arts Council of England and Heritage Fund
A semi permanent installation commissioned by BAC, rebels and rubble is an immersive audio/video tour of Battersea Arts Centre building based on it’s heritage to celebrate 120 years of radical activity funded by The Heritage Fund.
Combining cinema and autoteatro the piece creates a sense of multi-sensory immersion and body transfer, placing audience members at the heart of the action as they become part of the various cultures of resistance which have played such a fundamental role in the building’s history.