As part of the Picturing Democracy Project, pupils from Elizabeth Garret Anderson School met with staff from Islington Town Hall, interviewed them, and took their portraits. They met with individuals from a variety of backgrounds, with different, and equally valuable roles, within the life of Islington Council and the Town Hall: cleaners; porters; the registrar; […]
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A photo portrait session held at Islington Town Hall in which a group of young people took pictures of Islington Council and Town Hall staff.
Councillors’ portraits from the Picturing Democracy project.
Picturing Democracy was an 18-month project, run in conjunction with a Photography Club at Elizabeth Garret Anderson School. A group of young people learnt professional photography skills and met with local politicians, local community leaders and other figures whom they thought would be interesting to meet and interview. The young people met Terry Stacey the […]
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