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The Bradford Pride of Place Project

Tue, 14th Apr, 2015


This summer, Impressions is partnering with The Caravan Gallery to present the Bradford Pride of Place Project Tour, a major citywide project made up of three components:


extra{ordinary} Photographs of Britain by The Caravan Gallery

29 May to 29 August 2015
A major exhibition of photographs, showcasing 15 years of work by The Caravan Gallery made in hundreds of locations across Britain. In an alternative to the picturesque and often clichéd images found in tourist information brochures, The Caravan Gallery seek out the curious, unusual and absurd in the places they visit, offering an insight into the reality and surreality of everyday life in 21st century Britain.
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The Bradford Pride of Place Project Hub

Fuse Art Space, Rawson Place, Bradford
11 June to 11 July, open 11am to 6pm daily, closed Sunday & Monday
The Pride of Place Project hub is a reverse visitor information centre where people can share stories and opinions about where they live and contribute to an ever-growing exhibition of 2D and 3D artworks about Bradford. Familiar places will take on a new allure as overlooked details come to light and people reconnect with their surroundings. The exhibition will include photographs of Bradford by The Caravan Gallery, selected images from the Bradford photography competition and Bradford Video Portraits by New Focus.
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The Bradford Caravan Gallery Tour

The Bradford Caravan Gallery Tour will see the iconic, mustard-coloured reincarnated 1969 caravan installed in six locations within the Bradford district, including the the National Media Museum, Words in the City at City Park and Shipley Market. Visit this innovative gallery on wheels to see photographs made in Bradford and across Britain.
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The Pride of Place Project is a major touring project throughout 2015 and 2016 delivered by The Caravan Gallery in partnership with Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland; Impressions Gallery, Bradford; Ffotogallery’s Diffusion Festival, Cardiff; mima, Middlesborough; Museum of Lancashire, Preston with additional activity in Fleetwood; and Solent Showcase, Southampton.

Funded by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

No idea, Liverpool 2013  The Caravan Gallery

No idea, Liverpool 2013 The Caravan Gallery

No idea, Liverpool 2013  The Caravan Gallery  The Caravan Gallery