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A series of live and filmed performances of 'Creating the Spectacle!' will take place during 2012. Find out more here...

Image showing a t-shirt design with red background and white writing. It reads 'Creating the Spectacle!' Summer 2012 presented by Freewheeling, www.wearefreewheeling.org.uk.

'Creating the Spectacle!' T-shirts for sale

You can purchase your own piece of 'Creating the Spectacle!' memorabilia. Become part of the artwork in your 'wheelchair red' t-shirt!

An afternoon with Sue Austin at Salisbury Arts Centre

10 June 2012

A talk and Q&A session with even the chance to become part of 'Creating the Spectacle!'

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'Creating the Spectacle!' Part 1 - The Mouth of the Fleet Lagoon - participatory event

27 June 2012

You are invited to witness Part 1 of ‘Creating the Spectacle!’ a groundbreaking series of live art events for the Cultural Olympiad.

Woman wearing dress in wheelchair underwater using scuba equipment to breathe showing lots of movement.

Underwater Live Art Event in Portland followed by 360 film at ICCI Arena in Weymouth

29 August 2012

The first in a ground-breaking series of works by artist Sue Austin in her self-propelled underwater wheelchair.

woman gazing up at curved screen

FREE Screening Event at the ICCI 360 degree arena

29 August 2012

Enter the dome and be immersed in an underwater world to watch the underwater wheelchair flying free above you in a 360 degree panorama

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Unlimited Festival at the Southbank Centre

31 August 2012 - 9 September 2012

'Creating the Spectacle!' will be shown as part of the Unlimited Festival during the Paralympics

Woman wearing dress in wheelchair underwater using scuba equipment to breathe showing lots of movement.

Pool-based Live Art Event In pool tickets only - snorkeling or Discover Scuba

31 August 2012

A ground-breaking series of works by artist Sue Austin in her self-propelled underwater wheelchair.

When is a wheelchair an ultra-light submarine? TEDMED talk

18 April 2013

Sue has been invited to talk about her adventures with the underwater wheelchair at TEDMED. See it all online as it happens at TEDMED.com