Codename: Violet

A challenge to the motor industry

In 2018 the Young Coneys were invited by Greenpeace to take part in a top secret project – a playful intervention at a motor industry gala.

Over a series of sessions with Greenpeace around the damage that air pollution can do to young lungs, the 8-13 year old makers created a series of games, interactions and provocations for guests at the gala.

On the night of the gala, a group of very junior doctors were ready and waiting on the pavement to perform health checks on the guests of the gala – equipped with a giant Operation table, stethoscopes and some unwelcome facts about why it was time to ditch diesel.

Read the Evening Standard article


Creators The Young Coneys, with Becki Haines and Toby Peach