International Archive of Dreams
Summer 2018 - present
Created by Lucie Treacher
Funded by Arts Council England
Check out the website here
The International Archive of Dreams is a library/archive and floating boat museum dedicated to dreaming, which invites people to document their dream experiences and participate in workshops, drink tea and dream. In 2018/19 our pop-up boat museum hosted monthly performances, using sublimely ridiculous dream narratives as inspiration for theatrical and musical performance. Our online archive is accessible to all, where people can share their dreams and discover others’.
Regardless of class or race, be you vegetarian or kleptomaniac, princess or pirate, homeless or at home, we all dream. This is one surreal yet beautiful human/animal phenomena that connects us all. This space was a reaction to these ideas, and attempted to create a microcosm of the mind. That it floated was of the utmost importance- the space must be able to reach multiple communities, move and disappear…