Pleckgate HS

Update:1st January 2013

Note that public art works are now complete to Pleckgate and other Phase 1 & 2 projects, and so this blog is now closed. Please refer hereafter to www.artistcall.net which illustrates all the latest Phases 3 & 4 projects and artist residency opportunities.

For archived information on Phase 1 Pleckgate by Broomhead Homemade, please see archived information below or click on Broomhead Homemade:


Click below to see versions of Tony Broomhead's Walk Pleckgate and Pleckgate Planting Day films. Note: Amenity Apace have now disbanded, and Tony Broomhead is now practicing on his own as Broomhead Homemade.

Pleckgate Lead Artist Tony Broomhead has completed his Stage 4 Scheme Design. This is now being used to develop a number of public art strands. 

For Tony's Stage 4 Lead Artist proposals for Pleckgate see below:
Stage 04 Proposals

As part of a new Pleckgate Arts Community on Saturday 21st May, Pleckgate High School Lead Artists Tony Broomhead and Nicky Kirk of Amenity Space  explored the hidden gems of Pleckgate in a community-led walk - see flyer front cover below:
Flyer Front

Amenity Space produced a second and third stage scoping which  accompanied both school and communuty engagements, and informed all developing public art proposals for Pleckgate High School.  Tony Broomhead was based from w/c 21st March for one day a week at Pleckgate City Learning Centre. Amenity Space also built a virtual Pleckgate Arts Community,  launched via it's own website to host future uploaded artworks, photos, radio podcasts, videos and guided walks etc. As such, details of developed ideas for landscape and creative engagement can be viewed in it's ongoing format below:
Stage 03 Landscape Arts - Initial Ideas
PublicEngagement_Pleckgate STAGE 2_14Mar11

Amenity Space  produced some preliminary scoping as part of thier first stage visioning in advance of their community engagement programme - see below:

Amenity Space Pleckgate STAGE 1 report LR

Click on YouTube video of Pleckgate below:

Pleckgate Site Plan