Times: 14:00 - 16:00
Under the Rose: Architecture and Secrecy at Speke
Serena Korda discusses the making of Under the Rose, part of her Trust New Art for the National Trust and Bluecoat commission at Speke Hall. This new sound work made for the hall’s courtyard, was inspired by the acoustics of secrecy, charting a history of observation, eavesdropping and the hiding of Catholic priests at the Tudor mansion. It questions if, in our highly visual culture, our ability to listen has dwindled.