Leading up to our two launches this week for Amy Johnson – A Life in Pictures, we wanted to share these pictures of Sarah Taylor – our Life in Pictures coordinator – and Paul Weatherill, organiser of Western Libraries Gardening Group installing the ‘Amy’s Childhood’ exhibition in the garden at Western Library. Open from Friday 5 August, it’s a beautiful celebration of Amy’s life in the Boulevard / Hessle Road area of Hull.
Do join us for two very special events this week – Thursday 4 August, 6pm, at Hull History Centre celebrating the launch of the Amy at Leisure exhibition, and again on Friday 5 August for the launch of the Solo to Australia exhibition, a selection of images from her groundbreaking flight to Australia. All images have been sleeted from Amy Johnson – A Life in Pictures, which will also be available to purchase for the first time.
Selected Photographs – Exhibitions
Friday 5 August – Saturday 3 September
Hull History Centre, Worship Street, Hull HU2 8BG
Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm, 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month 9.30am – 4.30pm
Artlink Community Arts Centre, Princes Avenue, Hull, HU5 3QP
Monday – Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Western Library, Boulevard, Hull HU3 3ED
Monday 10.00am – 5.00pm, Tuesday 9.00am -1.30pm, Thurs 1.00pm – 6.00pm, Saturday 10.00am -1.00pm
Freedom Centre, Preston Road, Hull, HU9 3QB
Thursday 8.00am – 7.30pm, Friday 8.00am – 6.00pm, Saturday 8.00am – 12.00pm
The Collected Photographs – Exhibitions
Tuesday 6 – 27 September
Exhibition Hall, The Brynmor Jones Library, University of Hull, Cottingham Road Hull HU6 7RX
10.00am – 5.00pm daily, including Sunday
Saturday 3 September – Sunday 16 October
The Seaside Museum, 12 William Street, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 5EJ
Tuesday to Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Admission: Adults £2, Concessions £1.60, Children under 16 free.