Today Confluence attended the Ideas People and Place workshop organised by the Arts Council of Wales in the Wales Millennium Centre.

The potential of a mobile performance/event/workshop space was illuminated by Stuart Bastik, Artist/Co-Founder Director, Art Gene Associates, one of the three hugely accomplished presenters and panel members, that also included Professor Paul Haywood from Middlesex University and Liza Fior, Founding Partner, muf architecture/art.


The Roker pods, an Art Gene project grew out of ‘a response to the unique natural and industrial heritage of Roker, Sunderland and its coastline’s cannoball rock formations.