Power Up Creative Resistance Play Space, Monday 20th March, Bradford

Power Up Creative Resistance Play Space- Fuel The Resistance with imagination!

Monday 20th March, Boots Rebooted artspace, Bank Street, Bradford BD1

5.30 – 8pm

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The public launch of ‘Power Up Creative Resistance’, a new action research project by Wur Bradford exploring creative ways to respond to our changing and challenging world.

YOU are invited to PLAY, THINK & TALK with us in an interactive exhibition, where we can explore and share ideas together on making a positive difference in the world through creativity and imagination.

– Sharings from Wur Bradford artists Uzma Kazi and Jean McEwan and a chance to find out more about the project happening throughout 2017

– Interactive thinking environments to discover, communicate, express and make sense of…(or not!) ..including spaces to moan and be angry or find peace and calm
– Power Up poster exhibition
– Evolving giant collage wall of words, images and ideas which you are invited to contribute to
– Protest sing-a-long: bring an instrument, lyrics or a memorable chant
– Library corner of books and zines

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Bring along any images, books, words, lyrics, objects and ideas which inspire you!
This event is for anyone interested exploring the power of art to change our world…Everyone is welcome!

With thanks to Boots Rebooted, and East Street Arts.

Find out more about Power Up Creative Resistance:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/powerupcreativeresistance
Twitter: https://twitter.com/powerupcre8tive
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/powerupcreativeresistance

Want to know more? Get in touch with us at powerupcreativeresistance@gmail.com

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Power Up Creative Resistance is supported by CommUNIty Thinkspace group, Bradford University and Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

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Power Up: Creative Resistance

Recent weeks’ world events have caused a ripple of local, national and international gatherings. People unite in acts of solidarity across the globe. We know this isn’t a first, nor will it be the last time! It’s called ‘activism’ – but what does this really mean?
Wur Bradford is very excited to launch a new action research project documenting and creating artistic responses, opening up space to dialogue, re-think, and find alternative ways to go about changing our changing world – whatever this means to us, from our point of view..

You are invited to POWER UP!

The project will be based in Bradford and will be running throughout 2017. There will be lots of opportunities to get involved through live projects, actions, dialogue and more, both in person and online.

Want to know more or get involved? Get in touch with us at powerupcreativeresistance@gmail.com

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