Invitation to "Music, Photographs & Stories from the Archives" Event

You are invited to a special celebration of two of Liverpool's most exciting cultural collections: 

the Institute of Popular Music Archive & the Open Eye Gallery Photography Archive

The Institute of Popular Music, University of Liverpool, in conjunction with the Open Eye Gallery and Liverpooljazz, is proud to host a public talk, informal exhibition and live music inspired by the ongoing "Music, Photographs, and Stories from the Archives" project. 

Running from 12 noon until 3pm on Saturday June 18, the event includes an exhibition of items from two of Liverpool's hidden archives, the Institute's Popular Music Arhcive and the Open Eye Gallery archive, selected and curated by project participants. Live jazz from the Martin Smith Quartet will soundtrack the afternoon, and the event will close with a public discussion on the meaning of music, photography and materiality in the digital era. All welcome. 

The event is free however booking is recommended. To reserve your place please email Dr Áine Mangaoang ( 

Event: Music, Photographs & Stories from the Archives (Public Discussion // Exhibition // Live Music)
When: 12:00-15:00, Saturday 18 June 2016
Where: The Open Eye Gallery
19 Mann Island, Liverpool, L3 1BP
Phone: 0151 236 6768

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