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Black Country Lungs – new photo book & exhibition

NEWS : 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 […]

Black Country Lungs – Artist talk and In-conversation (Arts & Science Festival)

EVENT : 14th March 2:00 pm - 13th February 3:30 pm 2018

Black Country Lungs is a unique collaboration between Multistory, Dutch photographer Corinne Noordenbos, and people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Health – we take it for granted but as soon as we are ill we ask questions. How can I get better? Who is to blame? Could I have avoided it? Join us for […]

Campaign with Susan Meiselas to raise funds for women in refuge

NEWS : 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 […]

A Room of Their Own / 16 days of Activism

EVENT : 25th November 10:00 am - 10th December 5:00 pm 2017

During 2015 and 2016, we collaborated with Magnum photographer, Susan Meiselas and women who were living in a Black Country refuge. The resulting publication, A Room of Their Own, shares the women’s experiences of domestic abuse.  To mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on 25 November 2017, and the 16 Days of […]

Gardeners Question Time

EVENT : 8th November 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

“There are over 140 allotment sites in the Black Country, each one with its own distinctive character and history.“ Susie Parr Join us for West Brom’s very own Gardeners’ Question Time at Sandwell Central Library. Special guest and chair of the panel is Alys Fowler, a British horticulturist and journalist and presenter on the long-running […]

David Goldblatt: Ex-Offenders at the Scene of Crime

EVENT : 22nd May 2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Please join acclaimed photographer, David Goldblatt, as a guest, for a talk related to his Multistory project ‘Ex-offenders at the Scene of Crime’. David Goldblatt was born in South Africa and has been a photographer since 1963. Over the years he has done a number of photographic essays examining aspects of South African society. His […]