The Trading Post

The Trading Post

Megan Clark-Bagnall: The Trading Post
31 October 2015 – 29 October 2016
Part of Art in Bearpit
The Bearpit, St James Barton Roundabout, Bristol, BS1 3LY
What treasure do you collect? Stamps from foreign shores, perfect skimming stones or mysterious coins? This is your opportunity to trade it!
Inspired by the historic Bristol Fair, Megan Clark-Bagnall invites you to revive the Bearpit as a place of exchange, and trade some happiness from your everyday journeys. By trading your happiness and passing it onto another you will be reviving the Bearpit as a Trading Post and a place of destination.
Fancy being social? Grab a coffee and maybe treat yourself to a brownie. This location is only accessible Mon-Fri, 7am-4pm and Sat, 10am-5pm. 
Here are your clues…
  • Wake up and smell the coffee.
  • Locate the triangles.
  • Enter the password ‘1595A’.
  • Turn the volt and open the door.
  • Trade your treasure.
  • Sign the log book.
  • Close the safe and lock the vault.