I ran around London as ‘Irritating Chicken’, defender of animal rights, campaigning for the RSPCA. The aim of the game was to get all up in people’s personal spaces to mimic the close quarters that many chickens sadly have to endure.
It was a ton of fun but very hot work for an August day! Luckily all the sweating paid off as the government was forced to reject a bill to reduce the space battery-farmed chickens get to live in – making chick-story (sorry)!
The campaign’s twitter page:
An illustrated excerpt was also published in ‘Rotten Apples’ a food and culture magazine.