Event Details

Participants engrossed in making an arpillera doll at the workshop facilitated by Roberta Bacic, 21st July, 2016. (Photo: © B.Ellis51)

Participants engrossed in making an arpillera doll at the workshop facilitated by Roberta Bacic, 21st July, 2016. (Photo: © B.Ellis51)

 

Workshop:Arpillera Workshop
Description: This workshop is part of Creative Community Connections (CCC), an Esme Fairbairn & Museums Association funded partnership project, between National Museums Northern Ireland (NMNI) and Derry City & Strabane District Council Museum and Visitor Services.

Alongside the Arpillera workshop a ‘Mini Museum’ will be set up comprised of objects from the NMNI collection which are artists’ interpretations of conflict and its impact on communities.
Commissioned by: Creative Community Connections (CCC)
Date(s): 21st July 2016 - 21st July 2016
Venue: Gasyard Arts Factory, Derry / Londonderry, Northern Ireland
128 Lecky Rd, Londonderry, County Londonderry BT48 6NP, Northern Ireland
Curator: Anna Liesching
Facilitator: Roberta Bacic, Anna Liesching
Outcome: Each participant made an arpillera doll which will now be sewn onto hessian and become a collective arpillera that will reside at the Gasyard Arts Factory.




Documents: • Arpillera workshop leaflet - 21st July 2016 - view
 




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