ALL THAT FOLLOWS

Posted by on Jan 28, 2021 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Grandparents’ stewardship of future generations and mutual appreciation from both generations was a feature of conversations with participants in the Age In The Frame project. There was much discussion of intergenerational mixing, which was generally seen as something desirable by all ages. Here are some quotes which were influential when I was making the above […]

OTHER PEOPLE

Posted by on Sep 25, 2020 in AGE IN THE FRAME

Old people are often perceived as alien or different, somehow unreachable – they are ‘other people’. Despite an expressed wish from many – old and young – for more intergenerational mixing, it seems as if the generational gap persists. I was trying to capture some of this in the image. This image evolved from many […]

Age in the Frame – 09/04/19

Posted by on Apr 9, 2019 in AGE IN THE FRAME

An interesting day recording the views of 16-18 year olds at a school in east London, on older people and ageing. Many poignant and perceptive views; unique takes on their personal connections with older people; general belief that there should be more intergenerational mixing.