WiP : The People’s Guide

The People’s Guide is a collaborative project between myself, textile artist Chloe Hamill, the People’s History Museum, and groups from around Manchester. Together we will create a series of printed museum guides, each one giving a different perspective on the museum’s collections.

Last week we worked with members of Manchester Youth Council to explore the museum, identify our favourite pieces, and explore their relevance today. Below you can see some of what we go up to…

Expect more news as the project develops!

workshop participant filling in worksheet in the museum

two workshop participants draw on a map of the museum

museum map showing mind map with 'equality' in the centre