Listen as BBC Northampton’s Martin Borley speaks to residents at Swan Gardens, Corby, as they start unpacking memories with a tactile work of art for the elderly people of Corby, called the Corby Memory Chest.
Artist duo Lucy Telling and Barney Heywood Stand + Stare have produced a portable, tactile work of art for the elderly people of Corby called the Corby Memory Chest. A digital artwork which reflects the experience of the elderly community and to act as an interactive record of stories told by local people.
Living Legacy is a project where artists Lucy Telling and Barney Heywood (Stand + Stare) have produced a portable work of art, designed specially for older people living in the Corby area. This artwork responds to the community by engaging and inspiring elderly individuals, some of whom suffer from social isolation.