Peoples Museum opening
october the 9th, 2009
Peoples Museum is an art project created by the Danish Art Groups Patfyme and YNKB in collaboration with Palestinian Artists Hosni Radwan and Haneen Masri and the citizens of Birzeit.
After 2 years of preparations the Peoples Museum official opened the 9th of October 2009
Peoples Museum is situated in the old town of Birzeit,
The stage for the opening is set outside Peoples Museum
Juliana Zanayed is the compére
Speach by the Mayor of Birzeit, Yousef Nasser
Speach by Chairman of Al Rozana Raed Saadeh
Speach by representative of Peoples Museum group Kirsten
The Folksinger Nadia
Ribbon Cutting by Al Rozana Chairman Raed Saed and Mayor Youssef Nasser
After the Ribbon cutting the doors of the Peoples Museum was opened
In the center of the exhibition is a model of the oldcity of Birzeit with photos of TThe citizens.
Around is objects and photos donated by Birzetians.
The audience finds pictures of family members
Cinema in the basement.
The vieocollection consists of more than 20 videointerviews, telling their stories of life in Birzeit, now and then.
Peoples Museum by night
See more pictures from the Peoples Museum Exhibition
About Peoples Museum, see Peoples Museum