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'The Yeast in the Bread, Not the Icing on the Cake'
Education & Collaboration

'The Yeast in the Bread, Not the Icing on the Cake'

Overview

Education has always been one of the cornerstones of Street Level Photoworks. Work in this area is broad and inclusive, embracing work with community groups, artist's collaborations in urban and rural settings, projects for schools and with agencies working across areas of inclusion, social justice and equalities.

We create opportunities for diverse members of the public to engage in creative opportunities, regardless of cultural or social background.  We also create dynamic opportunities for artists to collaborate with communities/ groups/ individuals.  The education programme consists of: gallery talks and debates; gallery tours and activities for schools and colleges; community based programmes with diverse groups; online resources for teachers; skills based training for the general public and professional development for young artists and photographers.

View current courses   talks   events

View recent projects in our past events section: 

 Island Drift

Caravan Gallery 

Glasgow Green Live 

We are working on a comprehensive archive of past projects, currently a few examples available to view are:

Virtual Photo Album was developed originally for the GLOW intranet project, it provides access routes into photography and contemporary art for schools and the general public.  View at: streetlevelphotoworks.org/microsite

multi-story is Street Level's award winning project with refugees and asylum seekers, which ran from 2004 - 2013 at the Red Road flats.  Archived  project work from 2004-2010 can be viewed at: www.multi-story.org

Also a documentary about a camera obscura and pinhole photography project in 2009 is on our YouTube channel: Red Road Camera Obscura

Future Memory in Red Road was Street Level's final community event at the Red Road in 2013, a short clip from this event can also be viewed on our YouTube channel: Future Memory