A series of ‘socially engaged’ artworks and projects developed by Neighbourhood Artist, Kirsten Lavers in conversation with the residents of Orchard Park, Cambridge, UK. Commissioned as part of the Section 106 Public Art agreement between the developers, Gallagher UK and South Cambridgeshire District Council.

June 2007 -  December 2009

Orchard Park is a major, mixed use development, under construction on the northern fringe of Cambridge. The site will eventually include 900 new homes, public open spaces, commercial units and community facilities. Occupied Houses :  537    (Dec 2009)

a show of hands

somewhere (under construction)

The legacy of the Neighbourhood Arts projects at Orchard Park is the formation of  Park Arts Group who believe that creative projects can make a significant contribution to the process of building their new neighbourhood.

click here for images from recent Park Arts Group activities