Tuesday, 29 November 2022

Event Details

'Life with and without Bees', by Janet Wilkinson. (Photo: Janet Wilkinson)

'Life with and without Bees', by Janet Wilkinson. (Photo: Janet Wilkinson)


Exhibition and associated activities:Climate Change – The People’s Story
Description: This exhibition curated by The Tower Museum is in partnership with Northern Ireland Museums Council and Climate Northern Ireland. It focuses on researching, interpreting, exhibiting and engaging the public with issues connecting to climate change. The broad spectrum of issues range from: Museum environments and difficulties associated with exhibition and storage of materials; heritage buildings; climate issues evident in the north-west region and peoples’ stories. The exhibition will include a series of graphic panels, audio recordings from workshop sessions plus objects and archives from the collection.

Two pieces from the Conflict Textiles collection are included in this exhibition.

Launch: 1pm, 15th July
Commissioned by: Derry City & Strabane District Council - Tower Museum
Date(s): 9th July 2022 - 18th December 2022
Venue: Tower Museum, Derry / Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Union Hall Place, Derry, BT48 6AF
Curator: Roisin Doherty
Facilitator: Bernadette Walsh, Archivist; Ronan McConnell, TIDE Officer

Documents: • Exhibition poster, July 2022 - view
• Exhibition launch invitation, 15 July 2022 - view
• Photo gallery, Climate Change, Sept. 2022 - view