There is a tale about Queen Victoria using a bathing machine for the first time and thoroughly enjoying the experience until she put her head under the water and felt as though she would be stifled!

Llandudno’s Bathing Machines lined the sea edge in their heyday. A real attraction for the day trippers and tourists which is why, when LLAWN began, we wanted to place the Bathing Machines at the heart of the festival.

This year CaLL invited proposals from artists “to take a closer look at Llandudno and what makes it work..’; and 3 proposals have been chosen to be part of LLAWN05. This is one of them:

An installation created by many which explores our individuality and creativity. This piece is being created in the build up to an exciting new Arts Prize for young Welsh artists (NOVA). Weather permitting there will be an opportunity for you to add to this piece ….all ages welcome!