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Second Sight was based on using photography to get people to look again.  It came in two parts - part 1 was  events around the City and part 2  was photographic games played with young people in 4 different playschemes.  This is a description of part two - although there are good descriptions of the games, we have very little in the way of photographs. Silhouettes a series of four photographic games/workshops to create works based on…

 

Created : Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:50
Updated : Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 07:24

 

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Second Sight was the Blackie's Summer Theatre in 1977.  It was inspired by 1971's Summer theatre  Gifts To A City  but focused on photography. As in previous years the people who ran Second Sight also worked on playschemes around the City.  In this instance they worked on 4 playschemes playing photographic games based on Silhouettes. The Idea   Second Sight was about using photography to get people to look again. This ranged from highlighting…

 

Created : Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:45
Updated : Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 07:09

 

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Created : Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 10:36
Updated : Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 10:36

 

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The Rembrandt Game was our third participatory exhibition to be held at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.  As the name might suggest it was an exhibition concerned with portraiture and in particular self portraiture.  Rembrandt was the master of self-portraiture - creating some 60 self-port­raits in approximately 40 years of painting. But this was an invitation to create a self portrait with a difference. It started with an invitation to…

 

Created : Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 15:48
Updated : Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 11:15

 

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