Tag Archives: Participation
So many loose ends, I have just updated the exhibition page and created one for credits which has been niggling me for some time; do you try to include everyone who helped or keep it generic? So many lists were … Continue reading
106 images accompanied the Fish Tales, all created by workshop participants. They were projected onto the sail canvas we had used to make the sand drawings – an apt solution that didn’t require us to paint the wall. Only drawings … Continue reading
Another trawl through images reminded me of some of the issues and novel solutions to publicising the exhibition. Gairloch High School’s visit on the Friday included help to liven up the entrance to Wester Ross Woodwork as unfortunately the sign … Continue reading
‘It’s not the product, but the process that is important’ how often does that sound like an apology? Four days hauling, sewing, drilling and tweaking for two days exhibition seems out of proportion. I’ve called us ‘the workers’ because at … Continue reading
Recording with children and students has resulted in some great stories, poems and anecdotes; the spontaneity in the youngest voices is heart-warming, the confidence of the High School students impressive.
Normally I try to devise a method for making artwork that is engaging of others – that people would want to be involved in – it’s easy to work big that way. At the Museum however
I like to say ‘yes’, am more likely to say it than no. Would you run workshops with: young people ‘yes’, older people ‘yes’, children ‘yes’, marsupials…?