The Independent Free State is a public art project by artist Heidi Wigmore funded by The Arts Council and Metal Culture. It takes the form of a touring mobile billboard, a participatory live drawing event, a series of ‘controversial Planning Proposals for artworks and a ‘free’ drawing newspaper.

The project launches on Saturday June 30th at ‘Village Green’ arts festival at Southend on Sea then tours London for 3 days.

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