Monthly Archives: November 2011

Record of the Private View, 24 Nov | 6-8PM

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Private view, 24 Nov 2011, 6-8PM, Cuming museum

Home From Home exhibition launch & 1st installation/display of our Collecting Home work. Programme: 6.30 PMOpening Speech by Cllr The Right Reverend Emmanuel Oyewole Deputy Cabinet Member for Southwark’s Heritage, introduced by Anya Whitehead, Arts & Heritage Manager, 6.35PMShort introduction … Continue reading

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Stories at Inspire

We visited a fantastic group of women at Inspire today. We took a selection of museum objects and discussed how they related to objects and activities today. There was much talk of knitting, crocheting, woodwork, superstitions, what we keep and … Continue reading

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Rosa’s treasure chest

Rosa and her family have been doing some building work in their back garden and as part of that some digging took place and with that a discovery of many treasured items. We matched and displayed Rosa’s collection with the … Continue reading

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Slippers

Tired pink square-toed slippers   you’d call them flip-flops   it doesn’t matter how dirty the floor is how far away I am   walking home.

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First display in the cabinets

As part of our rotating installation this is our first display of objects temporarily donated by Harriet&Rosa, Maria, Leo, Rebecca, Sanna, Filipa and Laura. We have matched them with a selection of objects from the Cuming collection and annotated them … Continue reading

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Urban Wanderings

You could call me itinerant thirty addresses including the sofas and floors urban wanderings a cracked spine but on Waterloo bridge I stood and thought this is my city a shift from north to south now it shows its age … Continue reading

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