Social Hacking 21-24/03/2007 was a series of temporary public art commissions for Plymouth by international artists’ groups against a backdrop of urban regeneration. The project reflects the ways in which these changes to the city can be further influenced by creative human intervention.

Venues: Plymouth Guildhall, Drake Circus Shopping Centre, The HUB, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery, ride café/bar, and University, United Kingdom

Commissions by:

  • c6’s (UK)
  • The Institute for Applied Autonomy (USA),
  • Mikro Orchestra Project (Poland),
  • Ludic Society (Austria/Switzerland),
  • Dot Master (UK)
  • Tetine (Brazil)
  • Mikrokilla & Jura (Poland),

Open Source Workshops/Seminars/Presentations:

Social Hacking was produced in collaboration with Kurator and funded by Arts Council England, South West and Plymouth City Council, with additional support from citylab_plymouth, Deep Blue Sound, Drake Circus Shopping Centre, The Hub, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth City Museum &Art Gallery, Pyramid Presentations, ride cafe/bar and University of Plymouth.