a tour in seven parts
We began in Blackburn in 2015 with Humraaz, a specialist BME womens service, muf architecture helped conceptualise what the boat could mean and become. In march 2016 we launched the newly built boat in Burnley and Martina Mullaney, the first artist to live aboard with her seven year old daughter. Summer was spent in Church, Accrington with theatre maker Mojisola Adebayo. Autumn in Nelson with Noor Afsan Mirza.
Spring 2018 we traveled to Mirfield in West Yorkshire with artists Nicky Bashall & Stella Barnes, In the summer we hold our first open invitation to all women and then we travel to St Helens for Autumn.
photo Wendy Burnett 2016
Publications accompany each stage of the tour containing commissioned new writing by women. Designed by Laura Salisbury