To open MIF17, 150 local people walked down a specially built runway threaded through Piccadilly Gardens for What Is the City but the People? Two large video screens beamed out beautifully crafted portraits of the participants and told their individual stories. The live event was a joyous celebration of everyday people with incredible personal stories to tell. We’re thrilled that What Is the City but The People? has been especially recreated for the NEO building by the original creative team and opens today!

If you were involved, know someone who was, or simply want to re-experience this special event, you can visit it at the Digital Art Space at Neo Mon – Fri anytime between 8am – 6pm. (Neo, Charlotte Street, Manchester, M1 4ET).

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