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Is it Sacrilege?

Tuesday 18th February / presented by James Hall

If your wondering what to see at this years Perth International Arts Festival, Turner Prize-winning British artist Jeremy Deller has one option. He’s brought Stonehenge to town. Part homage, part anarchism, it’s called Sacrilege – it’s a history lesson on a bouncy castle.

Confused? Well, continuing Deller’s fascination with our reflection on the past, Sacrilege re-imagines one of the world’s most iconic prehistoric monuments as an inflatable and interactive sculpture. The sprawling, full-scale installation is part of Deller’s wish to create memorable art for the young at heart.

Perth Festival’s Visual Arts Manager Margaret Moore joined James.

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Chrissy Savage headed to the piece to bounce, to experience and to be part of it. While there she caught up with PIAF’s Artistic Director Jonathan Holloway, who went for a bounce and James Hutchinson, Project Manager of Sacrilege.

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