Category Archives: Hull

LGBTQ+ Diary Blog 4 – Pride In Our City

As part of improving our representation of LGBTQ+ narratives at Hull Museums, we wanted to ensure we were able to do this across our whole service – including collections research, interpretation, and programming. With this in mind, we had some big plans for June 2020. To coincide with Pride in Hull we wanted to host […]

Natasha Monfared – Artist Interview

Ferens: What three words would you use to summarise your photography? NM: Political, feminist, empowerment. Ferens: What themes or ideas are you currently exploring in your practice? NM: My practice revolves around the political position of women in Iran and their constant resistance against restrictive laws, such as the compulsory veil and the ban on […]

2020 Open – BBC Radio Humberside Interviews

To celebrate the launch of our digital 2020 Open Exhibition, we’re taking a look (and listen) back to the preview day of the exhibition in February 2020 when BBC Radio Humberside recorded live from Ferens Art Gallery. Throughout the course of the day Phil White chatted with a number of Open Artists, Ferens Staff, Selectors […]