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Aug28
Man on Bench Fairytale
Man on Bench Fairytale
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Immersive Opera Brings Life, Death and Second Chances to Mayfield Depot at 3pm on 18 November Five years ago, David Tovey sat on a park bench, homeless and suicidal. The man who sat next to him saved his life. On 18 November, David and the Museum of Homelessness bring this story to Manchester’s iconic Mayfield Depot in a new production

Jul25
Objectified
Objectified
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Launching at Manchester Art Gallery on World Homeless Day on 10 October 2018 20 OBJECTS.  20 EXTRAORDINARY STORIES Objectified is an interactive exhibition and project that explores the hidden causes of homelessness and the science behind how people become dehumanised. The project involves staging the stories of 20 objects donated to the museum from a range of people, many of whom

News

Streetsfest, a review – Sept 18

Streetsfest, a review – Sept 18

Man on Bench Fairytale

Man on Bench Fairytale

An unadulterated view of sleeping rough on the streets of London – Aug 18

An unadulterated view of sleeping rough on the streets of London – Aug 18

Objectified

Objectified

Time for Change 2 – July 18

Time for Change 2 – July 18

Catalyst

Catalyst

About Us

Driven by experience of homelessness. MoH explores the art, history and culture of homelessness to change society today. The first museum of its kind in the UK, we make the invisible visible through collecting, research, events and exhibitions. We do not yet have a building, so we are working with partners to produce our public programme.

Collection and Archive

The Museum of Homelessness has a small but growing collection of objects and archival records drawn from various organisations, individuals and through its projects.

This section of the site contains a monthly selection of an object or story chosen by a member of the MoH community and although not publicly accessible they can be viewed on request.

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