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Hessle Road Stamps Exhibition

  • Hull Misnter South Church Side Hull, England, HU1 United Kingdom (map)

London based designer Sallyann Mason, born in Hull, has been inspired by such an incredible community of Women from 50 years ago of Hessle Road, that to celebrate the year of the 50th year anniversary of this group of women's powerful endeavour to rock the establishment and save the future lives of thousands of men in their community and the rest of the world, that she has taken it upon herself to design a traveling story campaign which has quite literally traveled the World in 80 days in the old fashioned way via Land, Sea and Air and has brought the incredibly inspirational story of the Headscarf Revolutionaries into communities in over 78 global cities in 26 countries across 6 continents, places such as Damascus, Colombia, Iran, Beijing, to name a few. 

It's Almost like these ladies footsteps have imprinted themselves on these diverse communities around the globe once again but 50 years in the future and hundreds of thousands of miles from the road they once lived. As well as connecting people of the world to Hull, The message of this "live" evolving 80 day Exhibition will be to inspire and empower younger generations of women today across the Globe from all walks of life, facing all sorts of adversity just as the Headscarf Revolutionaries did.

Entry: Free

Times: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm Sunday 1pm to 8pm

Earlier Event: January 27
Teddy Bear's Picnic
Later Event: February 2
Lunch Time Concert