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Return of the Ancient Mariner


  • South Wales Coast (map)

A ten day public installation and sea-spectacle, involving hundreds of community participants and seen by thousands of people, to celebrate the beginning of the Coleridge in Wales festival. A recreation of the ghost ship from Coleridge’s poem ‘Rime of the Ancient Mariner’ dressed by students from Cardiff School of Art & Design sailed into Cardiff, Penarth, Barry and Swansea sparking a series of artistic and community events exploring relationship, landscape and experience.

http://coleridgefestival.org/event/5/the-return-of-the-ancient-mariner

 Return of the Ancient Mariner, Cardiff Bay. Image: Tim Dickeson 

Return of the Ancient Mariner, Cardiff Bay. Image: Tim Dickeson