Art practitioner Caroline Dawson works to enable audiences to interpret museum and gallery exhibitions and collections through multi-sensory exploration.
Access the Archive
A multi-sensory Workshop
Sat 20 May, 2 - 4pm
Join art practitioner Caroline Dawson for a hands-on workshop exploring multi-sensory engagements with our unique photographic archive.
Using a range of materials, participants will gain tactile and auditory experiences of selected prints, slides and related ephemera from Autograph ABP’s archive. The workshop aims to open up access to photographic material beyond the visual, animating key stories from the history of Britain’s culturally diverse communities in new and inclusive ways.
The workshop is open to all abilities and materials are provided.
About Caroline Dawson
About the Archive
Founded in 2008 through a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Autograph ABP’s Archive & Research Centre has developed the UK’s first permanent print collection and digital image bank dedicated to culturally diverse photography.
The Archive now contains more than 5000 prints, slides and ephemera, and opens a window into a rich and fascinating cultural history.
The main entrance is on the side of the building.
We are located in the heart of Shoreditch, a short walk from Old Street, Liverpool Street and Shoreditch High Street stations.
Buses: 26, 43, 48, 55, 67, 149, 205, 242 and 271
Rivington Place is fully accessible, with step-free access to all areas of the building.