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JERWOOD SPACE

171 Union St, SE1 0LN
020 7654 0171

www.jerwoodvisualarts.org
jva@jerwoodspace.co.uk

Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat-Sun 10-3

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JERWOOD/FVU AWARDS 2017 : NEITHER ONE THING OR ANOTHER
Mar 22 - May 14, 2017
Two new moving-image commissions by early career artists Patrick Hough and Lawrence Lek made in response to the curatorial theme Neither One Thing or Another.
 
Patrick Hough’s work, And If In A Thousand Years, takes us to the Californian desert, where the landscape was filmed and digitally scanned using LiDAR, to host a Hollywood-inspired merging of authenticity and replica.
 
Lawrence Lek’s work, Geomancer, harnesses his trademark – the building blocks of computer gaming technology – to set the stage for an awakening of artificial intelligence. This computer-generated ghost in the machine discovers its own autonomy, and ponders the range and limits of its post-human powers of creativity.
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3-PHASE
Nov 8 - Dec 10, 2017
New work by Larry Achiampong, Mark Essen and Nicola Singh, developed through 3-Phase.

SLAM FRIDAYS LATE OPENING
Nov 24, 2017 5:00pm - 8:00pm talk/event
3-Phase will be open until 8pm as part of SLAM Fridays, the late night opening of galleries in South London on the last Friday of every month.
 
For a full programme visit the South London Art Map website.
Free. No booking neccesary.

HOW TO AVERT THE APOCALYPSE: ECOLOGICAL OVERSHOOT & DEGROWTH
Nov 27, 2017 7:00pm - 8:30pm talk/event
Jason Hickel, anthropologist at London School of Economics, gives an introductory talk on Degrowth, a social, political and economic movement that advocates for the downscaling of production and consumption—the contraction of economies—arguing that over-consumption lies at the root of long term environmental issues and social inequalities.
 
Dr Jason Hickel is an anthropologist whose research focuses on inequality, global justice, and alternative economics. He is the author of a number of books, most recently The Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and its Solutions (Penguin, 2017). In addition to his academic work, Jason writes a column on development issues for The Guardian, and contributes to a number of other online outlets. He works as Policy Director with /The Rules collective, serves on the executive board of Academics Stand Against Poverty, and holds a Fellowship at the Royal Society of Arts.
This event is free to attend. Booking is required via Eventbrite:
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-avert-the-apocalypse-ecological-overshoot-and-the-degrowth-imperative-tickets-39396618346

Click to enlargeVOYAGE OF THE RELIC TRAVELLER
Dec 9, 2017 7:00pm - 8:00pm talk/event
Voyage of the Relic Traveller is a new performance by Larry Achiampong with Shiraz Bayjoo. Directly linked with Achiampong’s Afrofuturist project Relic Traveller, the performance simultaneously combines multi-channel visuals depicting historical, present and future colonial narratives accompanied by an intense, beat-driven live soundtrack of remixed audio and spoken word.
This event is free to attend. Booking is required via Eventbrite:
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/voyage-of-the-relic-traveller-tickets-39396934291

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