February 20, 2018

#worlddayofsocialjustice @unitednations – many photographers are passionate about challenging #injustice, pursuing #socialequality and advancing #humanrights. We worked with #SusanMeiselas to produce #ARoomofTheirOwn a book about women’s experiences of #domesticviolence – see the project page on our website for more information Image Susan Meiselas . . . . . #socialjustice #socialrights #fairness #community #connected #contemporaryphotography #socialphotography #collaboration #Sandwell #BlackCountry #ViolenceAgainstWomen #DV #UNWomen #MakeADifference #CreativeBlackCountry #Multistory #MultistoryArtist

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Black Country Lungs – new photo book & exhibition

February 16, 2018

Health, we take it for granted but, as soon as we are ill, we ask questions. How can we get better? Who is to blame? Could we have avoided it? Corinne Noordenbos, November 2017 Black Country Lungs is a new photo book and exhibition, made in collaboration with Multistory and Dutch photographer Corinne Noordenbos.  It tells […]

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What we’re looking forward to in 2018

January 31, 2018

Stories about people and place, the everyday and overlooked, and how they are told and shared is central to our work. We invite artists to collaborate with people from the six towns of Sandwell in order to co-produce and re-present their stories in community settings as exhibitions, film screenings, performances and publications. We’re pleased to […]

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Highlights of 2017

January 5, 2018

It’s that time of year where we breathe out, sit back and reflect on the year gone by. Here are some of our best bits. 1) We started the year with Liz Hingley’s exhibition ‘Home Made in Smethwick’ touring to six Sandwell libraries from January to June 2017. Joined by Liz and many project participants, […]

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16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM WITH SUSAN MEISELAS

January 3, 2018

What an incredible couple of weeks we had on our #16daysofactivism campaign with Magnum photographer Susan Meiselas. Huge thanks to all those who supported the campaign by buying a book, donating to our GoFundMe page, visiting the installation, or attending an event. We were delighted to hand over £2500 (our target) to The Haven, a […]

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December 12, 2017

Following a fantastic response to the Blast! call out we’re excited to announce our selection of artists/curators: @anandbcva @andrewjacksonphotos @beth_kane_ @fayeclaridge @katejacksphoto @moif_collage @nilupayasmin_ @redhawklogistica @stephenpburke #TrevorPitt #SOUNDkitchen #vickyroden They’ll all be creating new work for #BlastFestival2019 Congratulations; we’re looking forward to working with you all in the New Year!! . . . #BlastPhotoFestival2019 #multistory #Sandwell #AmbitionForExcellence

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Susan Meiselas’ A ROOM OF THEIR OWN – POP-UP INSTALLATION.

November 27, 2017

Susan Meiselas’ A ROOM OF THEIR OWN – POP-UP INSTALLATION. We have taken over two stalls at West Bromwich Indoor Market for our pop-up installation as part of #16DaysofActivism.  Come visit us from Saturday 25th Nov to Saturday 9th Dec 2017.  Open daily from 10am until 4pm (except Sunday). Visit our Pop-up installation which includes […]

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November 22, 2017

A very blustery afternoon #outandabout in Sandwell with Volker Gerling for his photography #flipbook project with Multistory – #PortraitsInMotion. . . . . . #Multistory #MultistoryArtist #Photography #participatory #community #connected #inclusive #social #outstandingartists #stories #TheMultistoryCollection #Sandwell #talent #artist #contemporaryphotography #participation #collaboration #community #participatoryphotography #behindthescenes #multistorybehindthescenes

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