SECRET BUNKER NORTH

WITH SOUND ARTIST LUCIE POTTER, ARCHITECT TOM WARREN OF COLLECTIVE ARCHITECTURE AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FROM SIMON BEER OF INTEGRATED CIRCLES

MHLA acted as project managers to oversee the public consultation and delivery of the sound work at the housing estates of Kenton and Blakelaw in the west of Newcastle. The art project revealed the mysteries of secret bunkers, once the headquarters for 13 Group Command, through a listening trail. Collected reminiscences, archive material and interviews were made available at listening posts and bespoke benches.