11.03.2019
Exhibition

Building Bridges Art Exhibition: Intergenerational Storytelling

Time:

15.4.2019 — 18.4.2019


Location: Muu, Kansalaistoiminnankeskus Matara, Monikulttuurikeskus Gloria, Jyväskylän pääkirjasto, Keltinmäen Keidas
Building Bridges Art exhibition 15-18/4/2019 at Matara, Gloria, Jyväskylä main library and Keltinmäki Keidas. Free entrance. Welcome!

Come and see the artistic results of seniors telling stories to kindergarten pupils at Building Bridges Art Exhibition!

The Building Bridges project has organized intergenerational storytelling meetings with seniors and kindergarten Sateenkaari pupils in Lutakko.

The artwork created in these meetings will be presented in Matara, Gloria, Jyväskylä main library, and Keltinmäki Keidas.

The exhibitions consist of children’s artwork based on the stories told by five seniors about old times. The themes of the exhibitions and stories are childhood, clothing, handicrafts, sports, games, and food. There will be drawings, paintings, collages, crafts, and videos created during the storytelling meetings.

The times and places of the exhibitions:

15/4 from 10am to 8pm: Matara lobby

16/4 – 18/4 from 10am to 8pm: Gloria spaces

17/4 from 10am to 8pm: main library children’s section

18/4 from 10am to 2pm: Keltinmäki Keidas

The entrance is free. Welcome! Any possible changes will be updated in the event.

Collaborators: The Civic Activity Center Matara, Multicultural Center Gloria, Jyväskylä main library, Keltinmäen asukasyhdistys ry, Tähtipäiväkodit, and Lutakon lähipalvelutalo

Building Bridges is a research project of University of Jyväskylä.

More information

Reeta Karjalainen

reeta.a.karjalainen@jyu.fi

044 255 7324