Toys: are they playing with you?

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Exhibition, first produced for Cockpit gallery, London.
http://www.supertoy.org/toys/

Developed with Salusbury Infants school, the exhibition was produced by Geoff Cox (photographer), two teachers from the school, Victoria de Rijke and Alison Wood, and the following children (aged 5-7 years): Alice, Berian, Bilal, Chlorise, Colin, Daniel, Danielle, Edward, Hey Sin, James, Joshua, Kausari, Kimberley, Manisha, Noah, Raymond, Ruth, Sebastian, Shane, Solomon, Sonia, Stella, Steven, Taiyab, Tamika, Tariq, Tom, William.

The exhibition takes the form of a research project that explores the subject of children’s toys. The exhibition was shown at Cockpit Gallery, London, 18 November – 15 December, 1987, and subsequently toured by them to London Schools. It was a winner of a Fawcett Society Award for Gender Equality. Funding was provided by the Cockpit Gallery and Brent Education Authority.

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