Educational projects with Refugees and Creative Visualisation workshop

2nd Floor Resource Centre MMU Brooks Building
M15 6GX Manchester
Wednesday, 21 October 2015 from 12:00 to 14:00
Open to all – Please reserve tickets here.

Sara Domville from Community Arts North West will lead this session on Creative Visualisation of Projects.

Sara manages CAN’s digital media programme, developing new and exciting models for working with young people, artists and communities through video, photography, sound, music, animation, digital art and social media.She also worked on the Blaze project which engaged young people from across the North West in an ambitious programme of new work linked to the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

We will explore ideas around using low cost technology, crowdsourcing and using creative workshops to creatively visualise the outcomes of community projects.

Open to all – Please reserve tickets here.

Part One – Creative Visualisation Workshop – The need to support Refugees in Manchester

Input from the Community Partners

The workshop was started by Belay from Manchester Refugee Support Network who set us some challenges to solve, which would add to the projects they are already doing.

Sara Domville from Community Arts North West then lead activities on Creative Visualisation using the challenges set for us by MRSN. The key question was how can we use those skills to bring innovation to support that existing work?

There are already activities which are co-ordinated by MRSN. We started to explore ideas of how MMU students could add to this.

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