TAG : "Exhibition"
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We Are Family


This pop-up exhibition of material from The Multistory Collection toured libraries and community centres across Sandwell, exploring ‘family’ through stories and images of local people. Ask someone to think of a family and you might be able to predict their reply: a dad, a mom and two children, maybe one boy and one girl. Adverts […]

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 […]


NEWS : 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 […]

David Goldblatt’s work exhibited at 2 UK prisons

NEWS : June 27, 2017

Multistory recently exhibited David Goldblatt’s Ex-Offenders at the Scene of Crime at two UK prisons: HMP Manchester and HMP Birmingham. The exhibition explores crime through photographs and life stories of ex-offenders. David met with people who have committed crime, or been accused of it, and punished. It was important to him that he met them when they […]

Mark Power’s Black Country Stories Preview Night at The New Art Gallery Walsall

NEWS : July 20, 2012

Last night saw the long awaited, and highly anticipated, opening of Mark Power’s Black Country Stories exhibition at The New Art Gallery Walsall (further information here). The night was a huge success with approximately 200 people turning out (even in the rain) to come and celebrate this inspiring new work by Mark that centres around […]

Final weeks of Martin Parr exhibition @ NAGW

NEWS : March 26, 2012

By Claire Wearn Still open until April 7th, New Art Gallery Walsall host Martin Parr’s interim exhibition offering an insight into the second year of Black Country Stories, commissioned and produced by Multistory. Now half way through the project we wanted to offer a taste of what Martin had captured after spending 2011 in Walsall. […]