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NYE Open House and celebrations

On midday of 31st December 2019, Longplayer will complete its first two decades of continuous play. To celebrate this great moment we invite you and your friends to join us at a special open house event at the lighthouse at Trinity Buoy Wharf. 31st Dec. 2019 11.30am – 2.00pm RSVP essential to oana@longplayer.org

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The Longplayer Conversation 2019: Jem Finer and Gavin Starks

The 2019 Longplayer Conversation brought together pioneering creative collaborators, composer Jem Finer and multidisciplinary entrepreneur Gavin Starks. You can listen to their conversation here.

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Longplayer at the Science Museum, London / Radio 4

Longplayer is part of the show, The Art of Innovation, at the Science Museum in London. The show runs from the 25th September 2019 until the 26th January 2020. It’s also featured in this episode of the accompanying Radio 4 series.

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Since the spring of 2013, Artangel and the Longplayer Trust have been inviting thinkers and writers from a wide variety of disciplines to engage in a chain of written correspondence on the subject of long-term thinking.

Read the Longplayer Letters

Find Longplayer

Longplayer's permanent home is in Trinity Buoy Wharf in London. There are also public listening posts around the world, and a continuous online audio stream.

How to find Longplayer