A new online participatory exhibition about non-binary identity in Leeds launched last week. Breaking the Binary has been created by Cat Lane as part of a practical dissertation to explore the diversity of non-binary identity, understanding and presentation in Leeds. Cat is an MA Arts Management and Heritage Studies student at the University of Leeds,…
Bradford’s National Museum project launches two new installations in the newly reopened National Science and Media Museum
The Bradford’s National Museum project came to an end in January with a final publication that drew out future directions for the National Science and Media Museum in and with Bradford. With the recent re-opening of the museum, visitors can now see two new exhibitions facilitated by project researchers -Belle Vue Studio and River of Tea: Let’s Chat.
A collaborative research project looking at how the National Science and Media Museum can be locally rooted and open, engaged and collaborative has concluded with the launch of an exciting new publication.
A new online exhibition observes how government and public health bodies have reacted to vaccine resistance over time and how the language they have used to persuade the public has changed from the creation of the first vaccine in the 1790s to the present day.
Since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the world’s population has responded by wearing face masks in an attempt to minimise the transmission of the virus. For the vast majority of people, the mask has become a staple of their everyday life.
Dr Helen Graham introduces the exhibitions curated by this year’s MA students as part of their Interpretations module.
A new exhibition curated by MA students considers women’s health and issues of consent in Victorian Leeds
Abagail Bumpus writes about a recently opened exhibition curated by a group of MA Curating Science students as part of an Interpretations module. “It’s wild how much research we did and how little we get to share,” Ciara Johnson says to me as we work on interpretive labels for our Questions of Consent exhibition back…
For the first time, members of the public will be able to learn about the history of the University of Leeds’s Language Centre, in a new temporary exhibition based on materials from its archives.
An exhibition of feminist peaceful protest at Greenham Common and Menwith Hill, exploring how the women’s campaign has shaped future generations, opens in December at the Brotherton Library.
This year’s interpretive projects undertaken by our MA students formally launch today at a celebration event in the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies.