The Art and Politics of Walking: Show & Tell

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The Art and Politics of Walking: Show & Tell

The Art and Politics of Walking: Show & Tell

Show & Tell: 3.00pm – 6.00pmThe LRM
Talk: 6.00pm – 7.00pm

Walking is more than pedestrian.  It can be a political and/or artistic act.  Travel through time and space to encounter heroes, villains, revolutionaries, artists, poets, philosophers, situationists, monsters and mystics.

Join a discussion on how the city has been shaped by transport and why Mancunians have fought for the right to wander our city.  There will be a particular focus on psychogeographers who use creative walking methods to explore hidden power structures, secret histories and how the environment makes us feel.

Before the talk there is a chance to explore the Loitering With Intent exhibition with one of the curators.  You will also get exclusive access to zines, maps and artists’ books which add to the story.

Part of the Loitering With Intent events programme.Arts Council England

Suitable for adults and young people

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