Introducing the Public Energy Vault
This is where we at PE are putting historic videos of events that took place in the Peterborough contemporary art and performance scene from the early 1980's onward. Every time we post a video we include a short essay about the event and the artists who took part. Subscribe to our Vimeo page to be notified whenever we post a new video.
Have you got some historical footage or photographs of Peterborough and area arts events - visual art events are welcome, too - that you would like to share with the world? Let us know at
. We can handle any out of date format.
Here is the most recent video to watch on YouTube or on Vimeo (no ads!)
Flambeaux by Peter Chin
The publicity for this 1989 production by multidisciplinary artist Peter Chin in a parking lot promised that “Dancers, drummers, torches & sidewalk surfers will transform the usual sights, sounds & smells of urban street life into a rhythmic dance spectacle.” It was all that and more