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A project presentation

Opening: Wednesday, 31 May, 7pm

Young people from Sindlingen and Höchst took an in-depth look at the many varied aspects of the Weltkulturen Museum before creating fashion items from paper themselves. The also recorded the project and workshop on film, and the final version will be shown together with the group’s paper creations in an exhibition at the Weltkulturen Labor from 1 June to 18 June 2017.

 “CHANGING MATERIALS. Fashion and Paper” is a cooperation between the Weltkulturen Museum and the Meisterschule youth welfare service together with the Sindlingen Youth Club, the Walter-Kolb-Schule youth welfare service, and the Frankfurt German Red Cross (DRK) integrated workshop. This project is run under the Deutsche Museumsbund (German Museum Association) initiative “Von uns – für uns! Die Mussen unserer Stadt entdeckt” (By us – For Us – Discover our city’s museums). Supported by Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung. We would like to thank the media project centre Offener Kanal for their generous support.

Participants: Alina Keller, Chiara Passerelli, Dakota Adams, Isabell Gessner, Jiya KapoohJohanna Lans, Monica Messina, Morsal Muradi, Moska Shir, Samir El-jazouli, Sebastian Simioniuc

Project  Management:  Berit Mohr, Esther Poppe, Stephanie Endter (Weltkulturen Museum)

Weltkulturen Labor, Studio, Schaumainkai  37