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Second Glance Exhibition

February 28, 20121:20 pmSeptember 28, 2023 1:24 pm

Second Glance: Alternative Narratives on Peace and Conflict is a response to the spirit of London 2012 and highlights the fact that sport has a long tradition of promoting peace. The exhibition showcases recently acquired works by The Peace Museum as well as loans from a private collection and Goldmark Gallery and includes internationally renowned […]

Playing for Peace

October 4, 20111:25 pmSeptember 28, 2023 1:27 pm

PAST EXHIBITION- 2011 Playing for Peace, an exhibition celebrating the role of sport in bringing together international communities, was launched in Coventry Cathedral on 4 October 2011. David Moorcroft, former 5000m world record holder and 2012 Ambassador for Coventry, opened the exhibition along with Nick Chavasse from Coventry Cathedral. Playing for Peace – the result of […]

Visible Voices: The Art of Women’s Protest

September 28, 20111:29 pmSeptember 28, 2023 1:32 pm

The Peace Museum’s exhibition Visible Voices: The Art of Women’s Protest at the Pop Up art space in Bradford in January 2011 was a great success and drew more than 500 visitors in its three-week run.  The exhibition brought together over 30 iconic banners and other art of protest created by women over the past 100 years. […]

Documenting peace stories

June 28, 20111:35 pmOctober 5, 2023 9:22 am

PAST PROJECT- 2011 Peacebuilders Since early 2010, the museum has been working in partnership with Leeds Metropolitan University on an oral and video history project.  The museum helped train a group of student volunteers to conduct and record interviews of people who have been involved with peace work in their communities.  To date, the project has […]