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Creative Networks in Swale and Medway

‘Everything starts with a conversation’ is the idea that underpins the work of Revolutionary Arts. And a series of 15 events across Sittingbourne, Rochester and Chatham will prove that conversations work. The events will be hosted by social artists Dan Thompson and Lloyd Davis. They’ve been commissioned by the Recreate project as part of a wider programme which […]

Bedford Happy

The Office for National Statistics revealed in 2013 that Bedford is the unhappiest town in the country, so on the unhappiest day of 2014, Bedford Happy was launched. Bedford Creative Arts commissioned Dan Thompson to create a town-wide artwork, to take place on Saturday 29th March 2014. In the run up, he was based in Studio […]

Coast cafe branding

When Coast cafe opened on the beach at Worthing, they wanted a bold, artist-made sign which could be used as their branding. The original sign was handpainted by Revolutionary Art’s Dan Thompson in 2008. It used heavy pine boards from the Ice prince shipwreck, and a chunky font inspired by old letterpress which was intended […]