Connecting to the collection

Connecting to the collection

For the recent Object Journeys community partners this ‘Celebrating the work of families’ project was the first time any of them had worked with museum collections and each found personal connections with different objects throughout our exploration. Below...
Global Artists: The Whole World Paints

Global Artists: The Whole World Paints

The second Object Journeys partnership project was run with Leicester Museums and Galleries and a diverse group of community curators. In Leicester a group of artists from across the city, who all have an understanding of art from different parts of the world,...
Celebrating the work of families special event

Celebrating the work of families special event

On Friday evening the 22nd of June the third Object Journeys project group hosted a special event at the British Museum. Object Journeys: celebrating the work of families event included opportunities to touch and experience real museum objects, a storytelling session...
Celebrating the work of families

Celebrating the work of families

This film documents the Object Journeys: celebrating the work of families project. The community partners involved in the project also consider how everyday objects they own remind them of and connect them to their families. This Object Journeys project is a...
Object Interviews: Monica Cano Villaverde

Object Interviews: Monica Cano Villaverde

Monica participated in the Object Journeys: Celebrating the Work of Families project at the British Museum, where community partners explored The British Museums collection to create a new display which celebrates the idea of how families support and depend upon each...