Prelude soundscape to the series Radio Droogdok: Transition Transmissions
Actively archiving engineers of the imagination, pioneer spirit and in-between spaces…
Broadcasts from Dutch Docklands to Post-Industrial Stroud
Connecting Cultural Free-Havens and Cultural Hubs

Tara Downs combines art, anthropology and museology in installations created with partner Bart Sabel, as Miniature Museum.

Radio Droogdok is her sonic offshoot that launched in April 2018, thanks to Arts Council England funding, on for SVA SITE Festival. She collected and sculpted stories into a series of ‘Transition Transmissions’ – broadcasts from Dutch docklands to post-industrial Stroud from a Miniature Museum-Radio Droogdok mobile radio hut.

This Radiophonic Hut has travelled between The Netherlands & UK, appearing at Dutch artist collectives & squatted shipyard community, Jazz Stroud, The Museum In The Park, Stroud Theatre Festival, and rolls on with new experiments and collaborations as Miniature Museum installation, micro recording and transmitting studio and theatre show…