Conversation Station is a participatory artwork by Stair/Slide/Space, inviting people to build structures for comfortable discussion. For 8 days of JHG Sampler, Stair/Slide/Space spoke to visitors about their hopes for the future of the gallery. Conversation Station is a playful public consultation that will help the gallery shape its future development and programme.
Do art galleries make you feel uncomfortable?
Should an art gallery be useful to a community?
What is an important issue to you right now?
Do you think it’s important for art to be challenging?
Should art say something about the world around us?
What do you hope the gallery will be be?