WENDY EWALD, JULIAN GERMAIN, WENDY MCMURDO, JAMES RUSSELL CANT, MARYSA DOWLING AND BELFAST SCHOOLS – 3 APRIL TO 24 MAY 2014
How We Learn explores the contexts in which children learn, and the psychological and physiological transformations that take place through different methods of learning. The exhibition includes work by leading artists working in the field of collaborative practice with children including Wendy Ewald and Julian Germain. The exhibition also represents a significant body of research into a child’s psychological and emotional development through photographic practice in the portraits by James Russell Cant and Wendy McMurdo. The exhibition will include new work produced in a collaborative project between artist Marysa Dowling and four partner schools in Belfast; St Malachy’s Primary School, Meadowbridge Primary School, Sacred Heart Primary School and Loughshore Educational Resource Centre.
Over the past month Belfast Exposed has delivered a number of events including, artist talks, tours for schools and families and Symposium with speakers: Artist Marysa Dowling, Annie Bicknall (TATE, London), Mobile Art School (Dublin), Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership (Dublin).