Nine new digital micro commissions, created in response to the provocation, it get's lighter from here, and the artist's rural context, will be released online on Monday 21st December 2020:
The Map is Alive by Andy Garbi
Ripples of Change by Sioda Adams
Wheel Walks: Moments ReFramed by Tanya Raabe Webber
Misrule Our Season by Jack Bigglestone
Open Skies by Sam Holley-Horseman
gāst by Tom Powell
Freedom to Begin by Jane Bracey and Jill Davis
Threshold by Ollie Lansdell
Ignition by Kate Pothecary, Abbie Lathe & Faith Brackenbury
On the shortest day of the year these new films will be shared alongside a further 200 pieces of 60-second digital content, created by artists and organisations from across the West Midlands. A mix of film, audio and digital artworks will be released throughout the day to transform the shortest day of the year into a region-wide celebration of optimism, happiness, creativity and hope.
It Gets Lighter From Here is an initiative co-ordinated by Culture Central.