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World Spirit prepare for Forum Theatre Project in Schools

In it’s short life World Spirit Forum Theatre, has come far in its quest to raise awareness around the true nature of claiming asylum in the UK and challenge prejudice. Founded by UPP in partnership with GCIN, the group has

World Spirit prepare for Forum Theatre Project in Schools

In it’s short life World Spirit Forum Theatre, has come far in its quest to raise awareness around the true nature of claiming asylum in the UK and challenge prejudice. Founded by UPP in partnership with GCIN, the group has

Spring Project Public Art Designs

The Cardonald girls decided that for their ‘Public Art’ element, they wanted something personal.  A way to share what they’d learned about the culture of their partner community, in Palestine, directly with people in their own community. And so, along

Spring Project Public Art Designs

The Cardonald girls decided that for their ‘Public Art’ element, they wanted something personal.  A way to share what they’d learned about the culture of their partner community, in Palestine, directly with people in their own community. And so, along

The Cardonald Spring Project: Part II

As the project moved into March, the group met to practice their drawing skills and make flipbooks through which the girls told a story about an aspect of life that was important to them. These were filmed in action and

The Cardonald Spring Project: Part II

As the project moved into March, the group met to practice their drawing skills and make flipbooks through which the girls told a story about an aspect of life that was important to them. These were filmed in action and

The Cardonald Spring Project: Part I

At the end of January, the Cardonald Spring Project kicked off at Tarfside Oval Community Flats!  A group of girls, who had heard about the project from our flyers, met with the project practitioners to find out more and have

The Cardonald Spring Project: Part I

At the end of January, the Cardonald Spring Project kicked off at Tarfside Oval Community Flats!  A group of girls, who had heard about the project from our flyers, met with the project practitioners to find out more and have

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Unfinished Picture Project is looking for an intern!!

The Unfinished Picture Project is looking for an intern! As the Unfinished Picture Project intern, you would be primarily responsible for updating and maintaining the project’s various social media sites (such as Facebook and Twitter) as well as composing copy

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Unfinished Picture Project is looking for an intern!!

The Unfinished Picture Project is looking for an intern! As the Unfinished Picture Project intern, you would be primarily responsible for updating and maintaining the project’s various social media sites (such as Facebook and Twitter) as well as composing copy

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The Big Picture: Spring 2012

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The Big Picture: Spring 2012

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Seattle: Looking forward and looking back

Greetings from Seattle on this unique, sunny day! UPP Seattle, aka SUPP, finished our fall/winter project with a bang. Our SOUL spray paint canvas mural is now hanging proudly in the RecTech lab at the Garfield Community Center. The teens

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Seattle: Looking forward and looking back

Greetings from Seattle on this unique, sunny day! UPP Seattle, aka SUPP, finished our fall/winter project with a bang. Our SOUL spray paint canvas mural is now hanging proudly in the RecTech lab at the Garfield Community Center. The teens

Palestine and Scotland Link up for Spring Projects

This January sees two new Full Spring Projects getting off the ground.  The projects, will link 2 youth groups in Scotland and 2 youth groups in Palestine through themed research and creation, online blogging/social networking, and the public art creation.

Palestine and Scotland Link up for Spring Projects

This January sees two new Full Spring Projects getting off the ground.  The projects, will link 2 youth groups in Scotland and 2 youth groups in Palestine through themed research and creation, online blogging/social networking, and the public art creation.

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UPP is seeking a new core member!

UPP has done a lot of growing over the last 18 months, and what started as one small project has now become an active network collaborating across 3 continents, with a wide range of participants and partners.  As we grow, we recognize that we need to diversify our sources of

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UPP is seeking a new core member!

UPP has done a lot of growing over the last 18 months, and what started as one small project has now become an active network collaborating across 3 continents, with a wide range of participants and partners.  As we grow, we recognize that we need to diversify our sources of

Wall and Screen in the Tarfside Community Flat

Following the ‘take me with you’ project we ran over the summer of 2011 as part of Refugee Week, the Unfinished Picture Project Glasgow group became residents of the Tarfside Community Flat.  Since  September 2011 a group of girls whose

Wall and Screen in the Tarfside Community Flat

Following the ‘take me with you’ project we ran over the summer of 2011 as part of Refugee Week, the Unfinished Picture Project Glasgow group became residents of the Tarfside Community Flat.  Since  September 2011 a group of girls whose

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Photo update from Nablus!

Special thanks to Mohammad for connecting us with the teens in Nablus, and sharing these photos! More from Nablus coming soon… You can check out these photos and more of the latest news on our SUPP Facebook page. And don’t

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Photo update from Nablus!

Special thanks to Mohammad for connecting us with the teens in Nablus, and sharing these photos! More from Nablus coming soon… You can check out these photos and more of the latest news on our SUPP Facebook page. And don’t

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Seeking Out Understanding and Learning

This week marked the last spray paint workshop for SUPP. The teens were eager to expand on some of the themes that emerged in last week’s class and came up with the concept of SOUL: Seeking Out Understanding and Learning.

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Seeking Out Understanding and Learning

This week marked the last spray paint workshop for SUPP. The teens were eager to expand on some of the themes that emerged in last week’s class and came up with the concept of SOUL: Seeking Out Understanding and Learning.

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Intro to Spray Paint

On Wednesday afternoon, the girls of SUPP had a lesson in spray painting. Even though the weather was freezing, we all had a great time and are looking forward to doing more next week! Except for our great instructor Emily,

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Intro to Spray Paint

On Wednesday afternoon, the girls of SUPP had a lesson in spray painting. Even though the weather was freezing, we all had a great time and are looking forward to doing more next week! Except for our great instructor Emily,

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Respectacular!

had a great summer – full of lots of different activities – such as Dancing, Arts and Crafts, Film Making, V-J -ing etc etc have a look at some of the photos! Big thanks to Studio On The Green, Ronnie

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Respectacular!

had a great summer – full of lots of different activities – such as Dancing, Arts and Crafts, Film Making, V-J -ing etc etc have a look at some of the photos! Big thanks to Studio On The Green, Ronnie

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Learning and Growing

For those of you following the progress of UPP Seattle, aka SUPP, you may have noticed that it’s been slow going. We’ve had some major delays with our community center out here, we’ve lost touch with our partners in Palestine,

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Learning and Growing

For those of you following the progress of UPP Seattle, aka SUPP, you may have noticed that it’s been slow going. We’ve had some major delays with our community center out here, we’ve lost touch with our partners in Palestine,

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Seeking Practitioners for our Scottish Projects

  The Unfinished Picture Project (UPP) Scotland, a small youth-arts collective, is currently recruiting.  We are looking for artists and media practitioners who would be interested in facilitating workshops with young people in Glasgow as part of a cross-cultural arts project.

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Seeking Practitioners for our Scottish Projects

  The Unfinished Picture Project (UPP) Scotland, a small youth-arts collective, is currently recruiting.  We are looking for artists and media practitioners who would be interested in facilitating workshops with young people in Glasgow as part of a cross-cultural arts project.