November 15, 2017

Exciting morning with the arrival of leaflets and posters for #16DaysofActivism campaign with @magnumphotos #SusanMeiselas To support the campaign you can donate, buy a copy of A Room of Thier Own or attend one of our events. All proceeds raised go to The Haven refuge in Wolverhampton. See link in bio for more info. Thanks @misterdodds for poster design, @sarahtaylorsilverwood for letter press titles & @holodeckbirmingham for printing. . . . . #susanmeiselas #multistoryartist #16Days #Multistory16Days #UNwomen #westbromwich #blackcountry #magnumphotos #GBV #domestic violence #dv #domesticabuse #violenceagainstwomen #activism #donate #fundraising #makeadifference #photography #collaboration #community #aroomoftheirown #benweaver #bookdesign #creativeblackcountry

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GARDENERS’ QUESTION TIME AT BLACK COUNTRY ALLOTMENTS EXHIBITION

November 10, 2017

It was a wonderful day yesterday at our very own Gardeners’ Question Time at Central Library, West Bromwich. Alys Fowler (British horticulturist and journalist) and Susie Parr (writer, researcher & amateur beekeeper) lead the panel along with local allotment holders’ Alison and Alan, and Helen, a cottage garden owner. A huge thank you to everyone that […]

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November 7, 2017

Niall McDiarmid, visiting to make plans for 2018 . . . . . . #photography #blackcountry #portraits #communities

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Campaign with Susan Meiselas to raise funds for women in refuge

October 31, 2017

“Only when I actually entered a refuge and found openness to start a dialogue, did I begin to imagine creating a work that could connect women whose lives had been mostly deeply impacted, with women who could listen and learn from them” Susan Meiselas, 2017 During 2015 and 2016, we collaborated with Magnum photographer, Susan Meiselas […]

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October 29, 2017

Been out and about with photographer #MichelleSank over the weekend photographing young people for her ongoing #BlackCountryStories project. . . . . . #OutAndAbout #Multistory #CBC #MichelleSank #photography #archives #community #connected #TheMultistoryCollection #Sandwell #BlackCountry #contemporaryphotography #socialphotography #documentaryphotography

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October 24, 2017

#Outandabout with photographer @pollybraden for ongoing project exploring lives of people with learning disabilities and Autism who have been through the Criminal Justice System. Polly is collaborating with writer #SallyWilliams (who also took this pic). Watch this space for info about publication and exhibition in 2018. . . . . . #PollyBraden #MultistoryArtist #Photography #participatory #community #connected #inclusive #social #stories #collaboration #learningdisabilities #autism #criminaljusticesystem

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October 17, 2017

Fantastic morning talking to year 5 children from St Paul’s Church of England School about our #BlackCountryAllotments #exhibition at #Tipton #Library . . . . . #multistory #libraryexhibition #blackcountryallotmentsociety #susieparr #emmacase #allotments #education #talk #participatory #community #art #artforeveryone #stories #sandwell #curiousminds

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October 1, 2017

@jon_tonks and @justaskatinas at work making #portraitsinthepark #DartmouthPark #WestBromwich . . . . #outandabout #photography #multistory #jontonks @reclaimphotographyfestival #creativeblackcountry

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