Addo worked with Lead Artist Jackie Chettur to develop and co-produce A Fall into Grace – a participatory art project, which embraces the notion that stories have important social dimensions and focuses on the universal theme of romantic love as a way of making visible individual and shared experience and imagination.
2013 – 2015
Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, South Wales
Co-produced by Addo and Lead Artist Jackie Chettur
The project was supported by Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council’s Cultural Services, Literature Wales, The Printhaus, and The Little Garden Shop, Aberdare.
Lead Artist – Jackie Chettur, with contributions from John Norton of Give It A Name, Welsh authors Rachael Trezise and Phil Carradice, writer and artist Erica Böhr, artist Lucy Bateman.
Funded by a grant from Arts Council of Wales, a grant from the Ashley Family Foundation managed by the Community Foundation in Wales and funding from Rhondda Cynon Taf Council as part of the Aberdare Regeneration Scheme. Funding for the Aberdare Regeneration Scheme has come from the Welsh Assembly Government through the European Regional Development Fund, Heads of the Valleys programme and Targeted Match Funding, plus the Council’s own financial resources, the Heritage Lottery Fund, Cadw and private sector contributions.