London Climate Action Week is part of the mayor’s ambition to make London the world’s greenest city and a leader in tackling the global climate emergency. Launched for the first time this year, the city oversaw a number of events to promote clean energy solutions. RawTag was invited to take part of this important event … More London Climate Action Week 2019
RawTag returned to Anglia Ruskin University, as a learning model for responsible business. Students took part of a series of lectures and workshops, using RawTag’s methodology and creative tools to learn new ways to build resilience and realise sustainable business opportunities. The methodology was apply during the course of 10 weeks, helping students … More Action learning for responsible business
It was delightful to have so many visitors come and see our students’s exhibition we had great feedback from the university community and members of the public. The exhibition helped to inspire other students and to create an active dialogue between business and art. The installation were placed around the building to integrate with the … More RawTag exhibition Anglia Ruskin University
This year seems to bring the convergence of two of our passions: art and education, through the project RawTag. Raw Tag is an art and education project aiming at questioning our consumption habits, in particular, clothes and fast fashion. The art is expressed in two dimensions: the process of exploring our relationship with the clothes … More 2017: The Year of RawTag
As a part of the early years programme at New Cross Learning, RawTag was invited to deliver a series of community workshops alongside a range of other educational interventions. Our workshops were designed to engaging young people in conversations of sustainability, and to opening up new possibilities for creative expression and imagination. The sessions were … More RawTag at New Cross Learning London
RawTag first exhibition at the Ruskin Gallery at Anglia Ruskin University (31/July/2015) responded to Raw Catalyst Cambridge Sustainability Residency invitation to reflect on the topic of “Raw”. In particular, RawTag is an “encounter of stories weaved in a garment”. The exhibition consisted of an interactive multi-media installation that was presented as a ‘triptych of situations’: … More RawTag First Exhibition – Ruskin Gallery – Cambridge Sustainability Residency
Why this is art? We are inspired by Borriaud’s altermodern art and the question about the social role of artists and our responsibility with contemporary issues such as climate change and sustainability. A number of artists have been concerned with social issues, and on the topic of sustainability. In particular, we use a combination … More Why is this art?
What is RawTag RawTag is an educational art project aimed at exploring the encounter of narratives of production and consumption. For example, RawTag enquires about the stories weaved into a fashion garment: first, the wearer of the garment has memories and (Raw) emotions about that garment; and second, the garment itself can tell a story … More What is RawTag