Tate Liverpool Workshop

Perfume Stories with Liverpool John Moores University

© Mike O'Shaughnessy, John Moores University 

Use your sense of smell to unlock memories and discover perfume led stories

Perfume Stories is a series of workshops inviting participants to unlock stories and memories through the sense of smell. After smelling a range of scented paper samples, visitors will be encouraged to record a memory or recount a story.


Tuesday 17 and Thursday 19 December, 11.00-13.00
A facilitated workshop sampling scents and sharing stories. Book a place here for Tuesday or Thursday.

Friday 20 December, 11.00-12.30
A Talk, about Perfume, Art, Literature and Synaesthesia. Book a place here.

Perfume Stories is part of an ongoing research project by Michael O'Shaughnessy at Liverpool John Moores University.

Tate Liverpool

Tate Exchange Liverpool

Royal Albert Dock Liverpool
Liverpool L3 4BB
Plan your visit


16–20 December 2019

Tate Exchange opens at 13.00 on Monday 16 December