Culture Shifts: Tadhg Devlin & SURF

17:00 – 22:00 Open Eye Gallery
Exhibitions, Family Friendly

19 Mann Island
L3 1BP

0151 236 6768
openeye.org.uk

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Digital light-based installation of work from the collaboration between photographer Tadhg Devlin and the SURF Dementia network group. This work forms part of recent Culture Shifts programme Life Beyond Diagnosis, a photography project seeking to break the stigma around dementia; looking beyond the condition to the lives of individuals.

The SURF project sought to champion how people with early onset dementia can live more independent lives and contribute to a better informed society. The series of photographs, created in collaboration with members of SURF, convey their experiences – often extremely difficult to describe in words – through powerful images.

The work has previously been shown as part of the Tate Exchange programme, and compiled into a newspaper format for wider distribution around Merseyside.

Exhibition Culture Shifts: Global, exploring the city and urbanism through outsiders’ eyes, is also open.

Outside nearby: Victorian Drummers in Time, 20:00 – 20:15