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MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2018
 

London

BEATRIZ MILHAZES IN CONVERSATION WITH SUSAN MAY
Click to enlarge Artist Talk Jun 18, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Coinciding with her exhibition 'Rio Azul' at White Cube Bermondsey,
Beatriz Milhazes joins White Cube's Artistic Director Susan May in conversation.
The talk will be followed by a Q&A.
Admission is free but spaces are limited. Please reserve your place here: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beatriz-milhazes-in-conversation-with-susan-may-tickets-46648136833
Beatriz Milhazes' exhibition 'Rio Azul' ​will be on display until 1 July 2018.
WHITE CUBE Bermondsey

 
 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018
 

London

THE END OF HUMAN MAGIC
Click to enlarge Talk Jun 20, 2018 7:00am - 8:30am
FORUM: The End of Human Magic - artist David Musgrave and artificial intelligence researcher Alex Graves consider the limits of human expression and being.
An event conceived by David Musgrave.

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£5.00
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THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2018
 

England

WORKSHOP WITH SERENA KORDA
Click to enlarge Workshop Jun 21, 2018 11:00am - 4:00pm
This season, Bluecoat is incredibly excited to welcome performance, sound and sculpture artist Serena Korda, who will be discussing her new public art work at Speke Hall which has been commissioned by the National Trust, with our support, as part of their Trust New Art Programme.
 
In this workshop using slip casting (a method for creating objects from hollow plaster moulds) Korda introduces some of her ceramics techniques. Sharing and discussing processes involved in the research and making of the artist’s new commission, participants will have the chance to make a work to take away.
 
To learn more about the artist visit serenakorda.com
To book: www.thebluecoat.org.uk/events/view/events/3848
Tickets £8/£10
BLUECOAT

 
 
FRIDAY, JUNE 22, 2018
 

England

ARTIST'S TALK: SERENA KORDA
Click to enlarge Artist Talk Jun 22, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm
This season, Bluecoat is incredibly excited to welcome performance, sound and sculpture artist Serena Korda, who will be discussing her new public art work at Speke Hall which has been commissioned by the National Trust, with our support, as part of their Trust New Art Programme.
 
Serena Korda will be joining us at Bluecoat to talk about her work and the new commission at Speke Hall, as well as her recent, highly acclaimed exhibitions at BALTIC and The Hepworth, Wakefield.
 
To learn more about the artist visit serenakorda.com
To book: www.thebluecoat.org.uk/events/view/events/3843
Tickets £3/£4
BLUECOAT

 
 
SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2018
 

London

LATE NIGHT: HORROR CABARET
Screening Jun 23 - 24, 2018 11:30pm - 1:30am
Chosen by Marianna Simnett, in Let's Scare Jessica to Death (1971) a recently institutionalized woman has bizarre experiences after moving into a supposedly haunted country farmhouse and fears she may be losing her sanity once again.
 
The evening will begin with performances by Marianna Simnett, Lucinda Chua and Charlie Fox.
 
From camp to cult to classic, this series of screenings feature rarely seen films and avant-garde shorts inspired by and of influence on artists Ericka Beckman and Marianna Simnett. Their work ventures from video games and fairy tales to shudder-inducing surgery, resulting in an eclectic mix for these Late Nights. This event will take place offsite at our partner venue Everyman Screen on the Green.
£10
ZABLUDOWICZ COLLECTION

 
 
SATURDAY, JUNE 30, 2018
 

London

LATE NIGHTS: MAN & MACHINE
Screening Jun 30 - Jul 1, 2018 11:30pm - 1:30am
In this 1982 classic, Tron, a computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program.
 
From camp to cult to classic, this series of screenings feature rarely seen films and avant-garde shorts inspired by and of influence on artists Ericka Beckman and Marianna Simnett. Their work ventures from video games and fairy tales to shudder-inducing surgery, resulting in an eclectic mix for these Late Nights. This event will take place offsite at our partner venue Everyman Screen on the Green.
£10
ZABLUDOWICZ COLLECTION

 
 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2018
 

London

MATILDA TJÄDER
Performance & Talk Jul 04, 2018 7:00pm
In conjunction with YGRG14X: reading with the single hand V by Dorota Gawęda and Eglė Kulbokaitė.
CELL PROJECT SPACE

 
 
FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2018
 

London

TALK:MARINA WARNER
Talk Jul 6, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Writer and cultural historian, Marina Warner, discusses storytelling, and the power and agency of female protagonists within the complex histories of myths, tales and fables.
 
Marina Warner is a writer specialising in mythology and fairy-tales, with an emphasis on the part women play in them. Her award-winning books include, most recently, Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction (2018), as well as, From the Beast to the Blonde: On Fairy Tales and Their Tellers (1994), Stranger Magic: Charmed States and The Arabian Nights (2011) and Once Upon a Time: A Short History of Fairy Tale (OUP, 2012). She also writes fiction; her third collection of short stories, Fly Away Home came out in 2014. Forthcoming publications include Forms of Enchantment: Writings on Art and Artists (Thames and Hudson) and The Shadow Image, edited by Rut Blees Luxembourg.
 
She is Professor of English and Creative Writing at Birkbeck College, University of London and a Professorial Research Fellow, SOAS. She is a contributing editor to The London Review of Books, a Fellow of the British Academy, a Quondam Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and President of the Royal Society of Literature. In 1994 she gave the BBC Reith Lectures. In 2015, she chaired the Man Booker International Prize, was made DBE, and was awarded the Holberg Prize in the Arts and Humanities. In 2017 she was given a British Academy Medal and a World Fantasy Life Time Achievement Award. She is currently patron of the Ted Hughes Society, Bloodaxe Books, Society for Story Telling, Hosking Houses Trust and The Longford Trust.
FREE
 
This event has now SOLD OUT. To join the wait-list, please e-mail info@zabludowiczcollection.com
ZABLUDOWICZ COLLECTION

 
 
SATURDAY, JULY 7, 2018
 

London

ART NIGHT : BEACONSFIELD GALLERY VAUXHALL
Performance & Talk Jul 7 - 8, 2018 6:00pm - 1:00am
EXHIBITION
6 – 11pm Upper Space:
Practice in Dialogue, ‘In Whose Eyes?’
 
TALK
7pm The Yard:
Dafna Talmor in conversation with Freee
 
IMMERSIVE SOUND AND PERFORMANCE
8pm – 1am Arch Space:
Spirit_Off
 
Based at the former Lambeth Ragged School, Beaconsfield Gallery Vauxhall opens its entire site for Art Night 2018 presenting three separate events:
 
‘In Whose Eyes’ will be open in the upper space from 6-11pm. The exhibition is presented by Practice in Dialogue, a collective of women whose work is rooted in Feminist ideology. Practice in Dialogue are: Miriam Austin, Ingrid Berthon-Moine, Cécile Emmanuelle Borra, Phoebe Collings-James, Rose Gibbs, Lora Hristova, Catherine Long, Ope Lori, Anja Olofgörs, Lauren Schneider, Martina Schumacher, and NT.
 
At 7pm in the yard, with Botanical cocktails available, Dafna Talmor will talk about the green spaces of Vauxhall and her collaborative project Spaceship Earth in dialogue with the Freee collective.
 
Spirit_Off is an experimental sound experience presented in Beaconsfield’s Arch Space from 8pm-1am featuring sound artists Ewa Justka (Oram award) and Antenes (New York City) with installation/performance by Rose Gibbs, Catherine Long, Ope Lori, Martina Schumacher, NT.
BEACONSFIELD GALLERY VAUXHALL

 
 
TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2018
 

London

DINU LI IN CONVERSATION WITH INDEPENDENT CURATOR INDRA KHANNA
Click to enlarge Talk Jul 10, 2018 7:00pm
A talk with artist Dinu Li on the occasion of his exhibition ‘The Anatomy of Place’ at Danielle Arnaud.
Admission free
DANIELLE ARNAUD

 
 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2018
 

London

GARRETT NELSON
Performance Jul 11, 2018 7:00pm
In conjunction with YGRG14X: reading with the single hand V by Dorota Gawęda and Eglė Kulbokaitė.
CELL PROJECT SPACE

 
 
SUNDAY, JULY 22, 2018
 

London

CLOSING PERFORMANCE
Performance Jul 22, 2018 7:00pm
Closing performance for YGRG14X: reading with the single hand V by Dorota Gawęda and Eglė Kulbokaitė.
CELL PROJECT SPACE

 
 
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2018
 

London

ARTIST TOUR: SEA
Sep 02, 2018 3:00pm
Learn more about Jodie Carey’s exhibition Sea. Commissioned by the Museum, Carey has created a series of striking new works in response to the Foundling Hospital story. Displayed within the exhibition gallery and amongst the historic Collection, her monumental pieces are imbued with a sense of remembrance and emotional trace. Meet the artist and discover how she approached the commission.
Free with Museum admission
The Foundling Museum

 
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