Films & Audio

Marcus Coates: Conference for the Birds

We hear these seven different bird species discussing their lives with each other. The birds, played by wildlife experts, in conversation with the artist, discuss topics from migration to predation, with each species speaking about the challenges they face day-to-day.

Audio, duration 32 mins, 2019

Included in Hippo Campus; Where We Learn a group exhibition featuring works from the Arts Council Collection that explores alternative schooling, peer-to-peer learning and self-education.

https://www.marcuscoates.co.uk/projects/172-conference-for-the-birds