February 3, 2017

Joyous start to the @chobimela International Festival of #Photography in #Dhaka #Bangladesh at the opening rally. Music and dancing always a good way to stop the traffic!


January 31, 2017

Out and about in Dudley with photographer @pollybraden for an ongoing project. We’ll be sharing more details soon. #outandabout #ontheroad #fromdawntodusk #photography #blackcountry


Exhibition Tour

January 27, 2017

We are delighted to present Home Made in Smethwick, an exhibition of photographs by local photographer Liz Hingley, which will tour to six Sandwell libraries. Liz worked with residents for two years to create an intimate photographic portrait of the people and the food cooked in Smethwick in the Black Country, one of the most […]


January 18, 2017

Irene snaps one of Liz Hingley’s photographs at Monday’s #HomeMadeinSmethwick exhibition launch. Find out more about the project at www.multistory.org.uk/black-country-stories-liz-hingley/ #photography #exhibition #smethwicklibrary #culturematters


January 15, 2017

A favourite family recipe. Home Made in Smethwick Liz Hingley, 2014 – 2016. ‘The smells of cooking from all around the world permeate the terraced streets of Smethwick. Behind the doors I discovered how families and individuals adapt and personalize these historical homes in creative and diverse ways.’ – Liz Hingley, 2016 Join us for the preview of #HomeMadeinSmethwick tomorrow at Smethwick Library, 2.30pm. Photographer #LizHingley will be talking to #Multistory Director Emma Chetcuti about the project. There will also be books on sale at a discounted price which Liz Hingley will be happy to sign.


January 6, 2017

We’re excited for the launch of #HomeMadeinSmethwick, an exhibition of photographs by Liz Hingley, on Monday 16 January at 2.30pm at Smethwick Library. Banish those January blues and join us for an exhibition tour, a talk with Liz Hingley and home made treats. Find more information at multistory.org.uk/events Photo credit: Rose Sawyer, Daniel Asay and Irene Sawyer. Home Made in Smethwick Liz Hingley, 2014 to 2016. #photography #touring #exhibition #sandwell #community #food #acemidlands


December 9, 2016

Here’s a sneak peek at some #neverseenbefore work, from Michelle Sank for our second ‘Black Country Stories advent count down’ image. Critically acclaimed photographer, Michelle Sank, tells stories about young people and their lives in the Black Country. Michelle’s new series of photographic portraits explores and celebrates how young people see themselves. Simran was photographed in #WestBromwich wearing a traditional Indian wedding outfit that she made as part of her course @sandwellcollege Photo credit: Simran Michelle Sank, 2016. @creativeblackcountry #cbc @acegrams #sandwellcouncil #blackcountrystories #community #photography #advent #christmascountdown


December 6, 2016

On the road in Weston-super-Mare with photographer @pollybraden for ongoing project. #photography #ontheroad #behindthescenes #westonsupermare