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Crossings exhibition now on display at the People’s Story Museum

Crossings is an exhibition exploring the heritage of Leith. The exhibition is the cumulation of a project developed by Dancebase in partnership with Edinburgh Museums & Galleries and Historic Environment Scotland. Several groups of young people explored the heritage of … Continue reading

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Forth and Fish

Today I ran a session for Knots & Crosses Youth Club (KCYC), a group run by SCORE Scotland. We explored the history and geography of the Firth of Forth by looking at old maps, objects and artworks. One brave volunteer even dressed as a … Continue reading

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Citizen Curator webinar now online

If you missed my webinar on the Citizen Curator project, it is now available on YouTube. I was speaking alongside Carlos Paiva from the Ministry of Culture, Brazil on the topic of Empowering Users. The New Barn Raising also have a range of … Continue reading

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Empowering Users

At 4pm today I will taking part in a webinar. I will be speaking about the Citizen Curator project as part of a session on empowering users. You can join the webinar by clicking the New Barn Raising webinar link . You just … Continue reading

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Some of my highlights of 2014

I have just been looking back at some of the projects that took place over the last year. So many things have happened, so I thought I’d pick out a few highlights. In 2013-14 we were lucky to host one … Continue reading

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Transplanted

Transplanted, an exhibition by Young Saheliya, is now on display at McDonald Road Library. The exhibition has been inspired by the work of artist Mary Evans. The project was a partnership between Mary Evans, Young Saheliya, Edinburgh Museums and Galleries, … Continue reading

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Transplanted

These pieces were created by Young Saheliya. They have been inspired by the work of the artist Mary Evans. You can see more of this work in a display at McDonald Road Library from Saturday18 October. Mary’s work has been on display at the … Continue reading

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