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15 May 2018

CB1's partnership with artist Gavin Turk hits the headlines

CB1's summer art project, 'The Metaphisical Cyclist' is broadcast on BBC Cambridge Radio

On Friday 11th May, Brookgate hosted a press conference to launch 'The Metaphysical Cyclist', an art initiative which includes art-orientated bike rides around Cambridge this summer.

Concieved by internationally renowned British artist, Gavin Turk, the artist will take the public on a ride around his selection of Cambridge's outdoor sculptures on a fleet of colourful striped bikes. The artist collaborated with Cambridge based, Adam Dant, who has created an illustrated map of the route.

Tickets for the free event, taking place on three Sundays throught June and July, are live now on Eventbrite.

If you can't make it, pick up one of the maps from points around Cambridge and follow the route on your own bike!

To hear from the artists themselves and Brookgate, tune into BBC Cambridge between 1.12.10 – 1.15.32 on iPlayer or pick up Cambridge Independent (edition week 14th-18th May 2018).

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