Saturday, October 1, 2016 - Saturday, October 29, 2016
“Taking to the streets, new work from Dysturb appropriates the city streets as gallery space, presenting photojournalism free from the restrictions of conventional media channels. Democratising the distribution of photographs and integrating news stories into the urban landscape selected images are pasted onto walls for billboard size public display.” (2016)
Hidden Civil War was a month long programme of events and exhibitions across Newcastle upon Tyne that exposed, collated and presented evidence of a Hidden Civil War in Britain today. Hidden Civil War, a collaborative project, commissioned by The NewBridge Project and developed in partnership with East St Arts, Hands on Film Lab, Metal, Paper Rhino, Mark Donne, Taryn Edmonds, Chris Erskine, Julia Heslop, Beth Ramsay, Julie Tomlin, Vicky Ward and Aisha Zia. Hidden Civil War was delivered with the support of partner venues; Cobalt Studios, Tyne Theatre, Summerhill Bowling Club and The Cumberland Arms. Accompanying publication, The Precariat is produced by Paper Rhino.