People’s History Museum

Manchester based Pool Arts are excited about the opportunity to exhibit new artwork at the People’s History Museum,. Visual artists have taken part in researching the museum’s collections and archives to develop their own poster designs, inspired by the current <em>Picturing Politics</em> Changing Exhibition.

Visits to the museum have included talks, tours and research with museum curators, archivists and learning staff to spark<img title=”Pools Arts Posters Exhibition” alt=”” src=”http://www.phm.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Pools-Arts-Poster-Exhibition-002.jpg” width=”245″ height=”186″ />

off ideas and discussions for the exhibition. Pool Arts held workshops led  by graphic artist Annette Noar training artists to use illustrator. The result is a series of posters that explore themes of discrimination, equality and human rights.