Handling works, Leicestershire Open Museum

'Untangling memories'

‘Untangling memories’

‘Untangling memories’

French polished cherry veneer plywood, brushes

Commissioned by Leicestershire Open Museum in 2013 for the award-winning ‘Touch Tables’ loan collection, this artwork is available for loan by care homes and other community groups to share with people with dementia and other special needs. Handling the artworks hopefully triggers memories and encourages reminiscences.

 

Worry nuts

‘Worry nuts’

‘Worry nuts’

Nuts, bolts and washers, steel cable, gripple

Commissioned by Leicestershire Open Museum in 2013 for of the award-winning ‘Held in the Hand’ loan collection, this artwork is available for loan by care homes and other community groups to share with people with dementia and other special needs. Handling the artwork hopefully triggers memories and encourages reminiscences.