Summer Cycle-in Cinema @ Hackney City Farm

Summer Cycle-in Cinema @ Hackney City Farm

THE PRINCESS BRIDE (1987) Hackney City Farm, 1a Goldsmiths Row, E2 8QA Sunday 28th August 2011 Gates open – 8pm / Film starts 8.30pm FREE (£5 suggested donation) Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks Vegan Jamaican food on sale The Cycle-in Cinema comes to Hackney City Farm, for a night of outdoor film and pedal power.  On Sunday [...]

HAVE YOU SEEN THIS HORSEBOX?

HAVE YOU SEEN THIS HORSEBOX?

We’ve just recieved shocking news that our friends Ella and Amy’s horsebox cafe has been STOLEN from Hackney – can you help? Last seen – Wednesday 27 July at 9.30pm Regents Studios Car Park, 8 Andrews Road, London E8 4NQ If anyone has seen this unique trailer…. that has been converted into a community kitchen, [...]

October DIY Bicycle Generator Workshop

October DIY Bicycle Generator Workshop

When: Saturday 8 October 2011 Where: Hackney City Farm, Straw Bale Building, 1A Goldsmith’s Row, London, E2 8QA. Time: 10:00 till 17:00 Cost: £45/ £35 concession Magnificent Revolution facilitates this workshop for those interested in learning the ins and outs of pedal power generators. Our workshops have a good balance of theory and hands-on experience. [...]

London DIY Bicycle Generator Workshop

London DIY Bicycle Generator Workshop

When: Sunday 21 August 2011 Where: Hackney City Farm, Straw Bale Building, 1A Goldsmith’s Row, London, E2 8QA. Time: 10:00 till 17:00 Cost: £45/ £35 concession Magnificent Revolution facilitates this workshop for those interested in learning the ins and outs of pedal power generators. Our workshops have a good balance of theory and hands-on experience. [...]

Cloud Cuckoo Land Festival

Cloud Cuckoo Land Festival

We are chuffed to announce that we will have our very own pedal powered circus tent at this year’s Cloud Cuckoo Land Festival near the beautiful Cheddar Gorge (the Grand Canyon of the Mild Mild West) on the 5th, 6th and 7th of August.  We’ll be bringing the usual unusual mix of bicycles, bands, DJs [...]

A true story from Fukushima

A true story from Fukushima

Magnificent Revolution works very hard to inspire people about an alternative future. A future that is much less reliant on unsustainable power sources, like coal and nuclear, that threaten both our safety and the environment. A future where lessons learned from the past are thought about and acted upon. Last week we met a family [...]

Cyclin’ Cinema is here!

Cyclin’ Cinema is here!

InTransit Festival will be the launch pad for our shiny new 20 bike Cycle-In Cinema.   This is an exciting night for the MR team, who have been working on this project all year.  It’d be great to share it with love lots of people to be a part – in fact we’ll need lots of [...]

Panique Au Village (Par Bicyclette)

Panique Au Village (Par Bicyclette)

SUNDAY CYCLE-IN @ Pop-up Cinema Portabello Road (under the Westway) W10 5TY Sunday 31st July 2011 Doors open – 7.30pm / Film starts 8pm FREE Click here to view this event on Facebook View Larger Map *Please make sure you bring a portable FM radio with you as the film’s audio will be via radio [...]

Bicycle Thieves

Bicycle Thieves

Vicky Graham and Pip Productions present BICYCLE THIEVES A father and son story, and a bold, colourful celebration of BMX culture. This unforgettable show, combining theatre, bike choreography and live pedal-powered sound by Magnificent Revolution will be performed for seven performances only as part of this summer’s Bicycle Wheel and CREATE festivals. Friday 1st – [...]

School Workshops in Gravesend

School Workshops in Gravesend

As part of the Artlands Cyclopark commission, Magnificent Revolution will be visiting three schools in Gravesend on the 27th of June and the 11th and 12th of July to hold our bike power workshops. Pupils will  learn about sustainable energy in a fun and hands on way using our bike powered generators.

Reflections on Bowthorpe

Reflections on Bowthorpe

The Bowthorpe Experiment was a collaboration between the artists Townley and Bradby, Magnificent Revolution, and Jonathan P Watts. It took place on the evenings of Friday 13th, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May 2011 and was part of The Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Over the course of the three evenings many conversations took place as [...]

Cycle Sunday

Cycle Sunday

Cycle Sundy is part of Artsadmin’s Two Degrees & Arcola Green Sunday. This year Artsadmin’s Two Degrees takes place from 12th – 18th June in, and around, Toynbee Studios just off Commercial street in east London. The festival sits between art and activism. Events include an artist-run hair salon (high calibre conversation whilst getting your [...]

Open City Doc Fest

Open City Doc Fest

We are delighted to be part of the Open City documentary festival taking place from June 16th to the 19th. We’ll be powering two films: ‘Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone‘ and ‘Metropolis‘. Ok, so ‘Metropolis isn’t strictly a documentary but it’s a hugely influential film – not only in cinema but further afield. We’re [...]

Big Day In Sweden

Big Day In Sweden

It’s been a big day in Sweden today. We’ve done our second bike power workshop, finished building one of the speaker systems we’ll be using for our sound installation, we had a meeting with the Cultural Minister for Umea and it’s Steve’s 40th birthday! We’ve managed to get over the language barriers (not that hard [...]

The Bowthorpe Experiment

The Bowthorpe Experiment

Time travel by bicycle: a journey into the future of a city… We’re really excited about our gig this weekend in Norwich, The Bowthorpe Experiment – a mobile think-tank and short film screening. An Invisible Dust project curated by Alice Sharp, The Bowthorpe Experiment will be presented by the artists Townley and Bradby and Jonathan [...]

MADE in Sweden

MADE in Sweden

A 19 hour boat ride and couple of days on a train spat us out in northern Sweden, more specifically a town called Umea. Why have we traveled so far you may wonder? We are Recomposing Future at the MADE Festival. Yes, yes, yes. We’re having a wicked time being given a wonderful opportunity to [...]