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MaMoMi is a social enterprise with objectives to enhance the experiences and expand the possibilities available to blind, visually impaired and those at risk of exclusion.
We facilitate the interpretation of art and design for blind and visually impaired creative enthusiasts.
Sound in Mind: Yuri Suzuki
The Design Museum
9 November 2019
What to expect
Join this Multisensory Tour to gain a unique insight into the work and methods of sound-artist and designer Yuri Suzuki. Drawing on the different technologies shown in our atrium display, Sound in Mind: Yuri Suzuki, we explore the interplay between design and sound.
A workshop session will be our opportunity to engage participants with various sound parameters, with a view to representing active sounds as form, shapes or colours.
Date: Saturday 9th of November 2019
Time: 10:30 – 12:30
Booking: To book a place on this free tour, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the title of the tour, your name and number of places required.
You can also call the Design Museum’s access team on +44 20 3862 5937 between 10 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday.
Visit the Design Museum website for online booking via www.designmuseum.org
Image: Sonic Playground, High Museum of Art | Image credit: Michael McKelvey
Tactile Maps, Kensington: More Than Just Wayfinding
Image credit: The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Image description: The robust three-dimensional tactile map features colour-coding, raised letters, symbols and braille. The raised letters and braille are depicted in grey colour, the park and open spaces are depicted in green colour, the buildings in purple, the roads in dark blue and bus stops are marked with round yellow symbols. The map is installed on specially designed lectern style stands.
Read more about the Tactile Maps, Kensington: More Than Just Wayfinding blog.
Dialogue Beyond Sight exhibition 2016
Museums Association Conference and Exhibition 2017
Image description: Andrew delivers the Beyond Sight workshop at the Museum Practice and Careers Hub Workshop, Manchester.
This was a presentation on the values of interpretation tools, at Museums Association’s Annual Conference and Exhibition at the Manchester Central Convention Centre on 16 and 17 November 2017.