Tingatinga Party

Join David Livingstone Birthplace for a FREE afternoon of live music, food and storytelling as the school holidays start at the end of the month.

With performances from artist Gameli Tordzro, a specially commissioned film by Mara Menzies and the launch of a new zine exploring untold stories in response to David Livingstone Birthplace Museum (DLBM) collections, the event is organised by David Livingstone Birthplace Exchange Project group in partnership with Best Way Community Development and the Congolese Community of Motherwell.

It takes place on Saturday 25th June from midday until 5pm. David Livingstone Birthplace, 165 Station Road, Blantyre, South Lanarkshire, G72 9BY. Just come along, no need to book!

The Exchange project group consists of 6 participants of South Asian, African and Caribbean heritage who have been researching objects in the DLBM collection to develop new creative projects that challenge and expand on established representations of diaspora experiences. As part of the Community-Led Collections Research Project in partnership with the National Museum of Scotland and National Maritime Museum.

This event is part of Refugee Festival Scotland 2022 Programme.

See www.refugeefestivalscotland.co.uk

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