An inclusive participatory artwork with resulted in hundreds of artworks by artist Sophie Herxheimer. Venues used for story collecting included local library, farmers market, allotments, cafes, museum, womens refuge and housing estate.
The stories were then used to illustrate the Margate seafront with 45m of printed murals and published in a limited edition artists book. The project culminated in an exhibition of the drawings and a feast with the participants at Marine Studios. The project was followed by BBC Radio 4 for an episode of the Food Programme, broadcast in April 2011.
HKD devised the project was awarded funding from The Arts Council and English Heritage, through MACH. Margate Arts, Culture and Heritage.
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