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The Caravan Gallery Preston Pride of Place Project book launch and seminar

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Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library

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Preston

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Join us for The Caravan Gallery's Preston Pride of Place Project book launch and the first of two seminars looking at post-Brexit Preston and people’s connection to place through photography and creativity.

Part 1 – Welcome drinks (5.30-6.00pm) and Caravan Gallery activity (6.00–6.30pm): An opportunity for you to share your stories, fascinating facts and memories about Preston in this interactive activity.

Part 2 – Book Launch and Presentation (6.30-7.10pm): The Caravan Gallery will launch their new publication recording the Pride of Place Project and give a talk about the link between art and place with In Situ and Community Gateway.

Part 3 – Public discussion (7.10-7.30pm): We want you to share your thoughts.

  • The Caravan Gallery is a collaboration between artists and photographers Jan Williams and Chris Teasdale to document the reality and surreality of the way we live today.

  • Paul Kelly is the Community Empowerment Manager from Community Gateway

  • Paul Hartley is a founding director of In-Situ, a socially engaged art organisation based in Pendle, East Lancashire.

  • William Titley is a member of In-Situ and Senior Lecturer, Course Leader- MA Fine Art: UCLan

  • Dr Julian Manley is a Research Fellow at UCLan and a member of the Psychosocial Research Unit

An event organised by the Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library and UCLan.

Image: The Prestonian, courtesy of The Caravan Gallery

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