SWALLOWS and ARMENIANS is Flying the Nest! The multi-media exhibition tour and outreach programme is supported by Arts Council, England:
19 February-15 March Carlisle Contemporary Arts & Parquet Galleries, 1st Floor, Old Fire Station, Carlisle CA3 8QP. Galleries open Wed-Sat 10am-4pm Sun 12-4p
Events include: Sunday 1st March 12.30-3.30pm Free drop-in family map-making workshop; Saturday 7 March Artist’s Talk 2pm & Circle of Life Dance event with Shakeh Major Tchilingirian renowned dance artist and choreographer at 3pm. Tickets £4 includes a glass of wine; Saturday 14 March 12-4pm, Stories We Are Told – a workshop for adults using relief print techniques inspired by themes of identity and hidden histories, £40 per person, materials provided. Further info on workshops and talk, tel: 07903858093. Book here!
Tour and event dates: 1 April-31 May Maritime Centre, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland NE64 6DB; free drop-in family map-making workshop Sat 25th April 10am-12pm; talk and circle dance Sat 25th April 2pm
4th June-Sat 18th July, Queens Hall, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3LS; Sat 6th June 2-5pm Stories We Are Told – a workshop for adults using relief print techniques inspired by themes of identity and hidden histories, £40 per person, materials provided; Sat 6th June 7pm.talk and circle dance event with Shakeh Major Tchilingirian renowned dance artist and choreographer, Book here!
Swallows and Armenians – the audiobook will be available through audible.com by the end of March.
Swallows and Armenians – the play script is currently in development!
Swallows and Armenians – the book is now available to buy at £10 plus p&p here
Swallows and Armenians, the book was launched on the 9th March with an article in The Guardian and a great photo in The Times! The project received an Arts Council England award and the book launch at Theatre by the Lake, University of Leeds and Nvarte Gulbenkian Hall, London, were booked to capacity. Swallows and Armenians, the project included a book of short stories, exhibition of multidisciplinary work and performance, Swallows and Armenians and Us! at Theatre by the Lake, Keswick, Cumbria.