Britain from the Air will be on show at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG's) building in London from 12 May to 12 July 2016. Entry is Free 10.00 'til 5.00 daily.
Britain from the Air is a major national, outdoor touring exhibition of over 100 stunning aerial photographs. These images offer an exhilarating perspective of some of the UK’s most breath-taking and thought provoking landscapes and landmarks whilst telling the fascinating story of Britain’s geography and history.
Above: Just one of 100 pictures from our Britain from the Air exhibition creates a great illusion.
The White Horse at Uffington approaching Beechers Brook at the Grand National?
No, but the strategically placed hedge means you¹d be forgiven for thinking that.
The exhibition has previously visited Bath, Oxford, Chatham, Edinburgh and Leeds; taking in an audience of more than five million people along the way.
The exhibition, created jointly by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) and Wecommunic8, is sponsored by Craghoppers Ltd and supported by Rolex and Ordnance Survey.
Supported by the Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust and:
An introduction to wecommunic8
WHY A STREET GALLERY?
Street galleries create an immediate attraction through stunning large-scale imagery situated in high footfall open-air public spaces. Free to view in all weathers, day and night, they represent a direct channel of communication with the public and the opportunity to engage with local communities, schools and businesses.
The team behind the now iconic 'Earth from the Air' exhibition, Wecommunic8 have been producing stunning and innovative large-scale street galleries since 2002 that are both awe inspiring and moving in equal measure.
From concept to execution, we produce and manage the very best image displays and in turn, deliver key messages to the widest possible audience for our clients in landmark, high footfall locations.
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A HIGHLY EFFECTIVE MASS COMMUNICATIONS MEDIUM
The overabundance of advertising in today's society has resulted in the public becoming increasingly immune to traditional media communications.
However, the use of below the line campaigns such as street galleries, offers high impact brand exposure within a medium proven to be favourably received by the public.
Our exhibitions offer the potential to align perfectly with our clients' brand values and marketing objectives whilst actively assisting in delivering on CSR goals.
We have two existing exhibitions - Earth from the Air, which features emotive content highlighting global environmental issues and Britain from the Air, which offers an opportunity to celebrate the beauty and diversity of our nation. In addition, exhibition content and imagery can be custom created to deliver specific goals for our clients in the form of bespoke exhibitions.
'Street gallery content is designed to appeal universally, engaging all social groups, whilst creating a high level intellectual and emotional connection with audiences'
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Corporate businesses, government bodies and charities have all successfully delivered key messaging through the medium of Street Galleries including:
- The Co-operative Group
- The Royal Geographical Society
- Nominet Trust
- Care International
- Arsenal Football Club
- Bird's Eye
- Birmingham City Council
- Leeds City Council
- Birmingham Post
- Cayman Isles Government
- Birmingham University
- Northamptonshire County Council
'We know how to create the ultimate image exhibition in any space, public or private, and for any duration. We do this with passion and commitment, which guarantees success for every project'.
Earth from the Air
Wecommunic8 created the now iconic ‘Earth from the Air’ Street Gallery to showcase the work of Yann Arthus-Bertrand.
Starting outside the Natural History Museum in London, where it was originally booked for three months and ultimately stayed for nearly two years, this led to the successful running of Street Galleries for
‘Earth from the Air’ in 10 city locations across the UK.
Earth from the Air has now been seen by over 11 Million People
The official launch of ‘Britain from the Air’ took place in Bath City Centre on September 28th 2010 prior to the beginning of its national tour of Great Britain.
To find out more about this stunning gallery produced in conjunction with the Royal Geographical society click here:
Wecommunic8 have worked with a variety of organisations from charities to universities and from civic authorities to overseas governments in delivering unmistakable messages in prime locations.
The 'Our Digital Planet' Exhibition for Nominet Trust.
The 'Co-operative Revolution' with the Co-operative to celebrate the
United Nations 2012 Year of the Co-operatives.
The 'Tarnished Earth' Street Gallery on behalf of Co-op Bank
in collaboration with Greenpeace and WWF at morelondon
Care International’s exhibition to mark their 25th anniversary
opposite the Tate Modern in London and in Birmingham City Centre
The Spirit of the Wild exhibition in conjunction with the WWF
Leeds 800th Anniversary
Birmingham Post 150th Anniversary
Arctic on the Edge for WWF in Copenhagen for the COP 15 summit
‘To Boldly Go’ - an exhibition illustrating the work of scientists
from Birmingham University involved in the development of a
pioneering NASA space research mission
Our team has a wealth of events experience and communications expertise matched by unerring professionalism and an unsurpassed record of achievement.
Based on our advice and guidance, numerous organisations have successfully used Street Galleries as a catalyst for a range of projects and initiatives to engage with local communities and the wider public to communicate a diverse range of important messages.
We have the expertise to deliver from the perspectives listed below, within the United Kingdom, throughout Continental Europe and as far afield as the United States.
- System build
- Civic liaison/negotiation
- Retail Staff
- Audio visual
- Sponsor liaison
Designed for large, open-air public spaces such as pedestrian main streets, shopping centres, civic squares or landmark locations, our street galleries have the potential to attract consistently large audiences.