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Talk, Sat 2 Jun 2018, free entry

Meet the Artist: Jill Gibbon

Meet the Artist: Jill Gibbon

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Jill Gibbons work will be on display at The Peace Museum from Friday 13th April until Thursday 28th June in a temporary exhibition entitled The Etiquette of the Arms Trade: ten years drawing in arms fairs.

For the past ten years Jill has visited arms fairs in Europe and the Middle East, by masquerading as an arms trader with a suit, paste pearls and a sham business. Once inside, she draws and collects complementary gifts.

The exhibition explores the etiquette of the arms trade through drawings, gifts, and elements of her masquerade.

This is a unique opportunity to meet Jill, hear her speak about her work and ask questions.

Free, drop in event. Everybody welcome.

Coach parties acceptedEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWelcome Host

Access to museum: No lift available. 60 steps to museum. Toilets are on the same level as museum.

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Dates Times
Sat 2 Jun 2018 14:00 to 15:00

Prices

Free entry

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date event
Fri 13 Apr - Thu 28 Jun The Etiquette of the Arms Trade
Sat 2 Jun Meet the Artist: Jill Gibbon
Sat 2 Jun Reportage Drawing as Activism

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    Contact

    Info

    01274 780 241

    Address

    10 Piece Hall Yard,
    (Opposite Waterstones) City Centre,
    Bradford,
    BD1 1PJ

    Location

    Directions

    See location of The Peace Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 163331  Lat: 53.79453 Long: -1.75266

    By Road:
    From M606 take A6177 east. Then take A650 into city centre. Follow city centre signs and park where one can. Street parking is 70 metres away. Map also available on request on 01274 434009 and on the museum's website.

    By Public Transport:
    Bradford Interchange and Bradford Forster Square Train Station are both five minutes walk from the museum.

    Facilities

    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Welcome HostWelcome Host

    Access to museum: No lift available. 60 steps to museum. Toilets are on the same level as museum.