Walking art workshops
Would you like to participate together with your children in a series of walks and creative post-walks sessions as part of a social practice art research project? Join Gabriel Caruana Foundation!
Are you a parent/guardian? Would you like to participate together with your child/children in a series of walks and creative post-walks sessions as part of a social practice art research project by Raffaella Zammit?
Walking uncharted territory – A collective exploration of public space inBirkirkara
Raffaella Zammit is a Masters student at the University of Malta. She iscurrently reading for a Master of Arts in Social Practice Arts and CriticalEducation, at the University of Malta, supervised by Professor Raphael Vella.For her dissertation she is conducting a study titled Walking unchartedterritory – A collective exploration of public space in Birkirkara.
𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐛𝐞 𝐝𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐠?
The aim of this social practice art research is to explore mobility and publicspace through the eyes of parents/guardians and children using artisticmethods. Together with Raffaella, you and your child/children will walk,explore, discuss and create. No artistic experience is required to participate.
Should you wish to participate in this study you will meet at The Mill, Art,Culture and Crafts Centre, Birkirkara between May and September 2023. Togetherwith Raffaella, you and your child/children will go on four short walks aroundThe Mill in Birkirkara, with each walk followed by a creative workshop. Anadditional two sessions will be held to develop an artwork together based onthe experiences shared.
Your participation will contribute to an understanding of how parents andchildren feel about mobility issues in public space. For this study there isspace for around five adults and five children. Participation is free ofcharge. To register your interest in participation kindly use this link:https://forms.gle/pPf2Uiyv554NgZfM9
𝐃𝐨 𝐈 𝐧𝐞𝐞𝐝 𝐭𝐨 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐬𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐜 𝐞𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞?
No artistic experience is needed
𝐃𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐓𝐢𝐦𝐞𝐬:
May to September 2023 (Total of 4 walks, 4 post-walk and 2 workshops), dates tobe confirmed.
Parents/guardians + children (8 to 11 years old)
Living in Birkirkara, Balzan, Attard, Lija, Iklin area.
Spaces available for around 5 adult ad 5 children
The Mill – Art, Culture and Crafts Centre, Birkirkara and surrounding area
𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐢𝐩𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐟𝐫𝐞𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐞
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