When do you feel like you belong? This question is central to the new exhibition Identity: yours, mine, ours that opens at the Immigration Museum on 11 May. We took this question to the streets, setting up an open photo shoot in Little Collins St at the end of March. These photos are now in the Identity at the Immigration Museum group on Flickr and the overview video below.
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If you’re on Twitter, we'd love to hear your #ibelong story, too. We want you to tell us “I feel #ibelong when...’ We'll put selected tweets up on a screen at the exhibition launch and during the opening weeks of the exhibition, we’ll be giving away tickets for some of the best #ibelong tweets. You can also follow the #ibelong tweets via the Immigration Museum Twitter account.
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