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JERWOOD STAGING SERIES 2019: ONYEKA IGWE-THERE WERE TWO BROTHERS
Sep 4, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm talk/event
There Were Two Brothers features the premiere screening of the names have changed including my own and truths have been altered, a new film work by Onyeka Igwe.
 
The work brings together three interconnected narratives – a story of the artist’s grandfather, one of ‘the land’, and another detailing an encounter with Nigeria – which the film attempts to tell in as many ways as possible. This is accompanied by an installation of images, objects and soundscapes that relate to the central folk story that structures the film.
This is free to attend. Booking is required via Eventbrite. www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/jerwood-staging-series-2019-onyeka-igwe-there-were-two-brothers-tickets-66204550593

Click to enlargeJERWOOD COLLABORATE!
Oct 2 - Dec 15, 2019
A major new group exhibition presenting commissions by early-career artists working in collaborative and collective practices based across the UK.
 
jerwoodarts.org/exhibitionsandevents/exhibitions/jerwood-collaborate
press release

SYMPOSIUM:IF YOU DON’T PLAY THE GAME, DON’T MAKE THE RULES
Dec 9, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm talk/event
This symposium expands on Array’s commission As Others See Us in Jerwood Collaborate! and their collective research into current activism in Northern Ireland around LGBTQ+ rights, feminism and anticolonialism.
 
They invite artists and activists from different generations to directly address current and future issues within Northern Ireland, platforming voices that fall outside current sectarian narratives.
 
This symposium will also be broadcast live and documented for posterity on thisistomorrow.info.
This symposium is free to attend but capacity is limited, book your tickets on our website:
jerwoodarts.org/exhibitionsandevents/events/symposium-array-presents-if-you-dont-play-the-game-dont-make-the-rules/

JERWOOD COLLABORATE! CLOSING EVENT: CURATOR TOUR
Dec 15, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm talk/event
For the final day of Jerwood Collaborate! join curator and Head of Visual Arts, Harriet Cooper for a curator tour and festive drink to gain insight into the works, processes and curatorial decisions behind the exhibition.
 
About Jerwood Collaborate!
 
A major group exhibition presenting four new commissions by early-career artists working in collaborative and collective practices across the UK; Array, Keiken + George Jasper Stone, Languid Hands and Shy Bairns. Using moving image, activism, installation and publishing, the exhibiting artists interrogate essential subjects that affect us as a society today and in the future. It includes considerations of the im/possibility of Black Testimony, socio-political issues in Northern Ireland, fictional futures in the context of inequality and climate change, and demystifying creativity and the role of the artist today.
This tour is free to attend but capacity is limited, book you tickets on our website:
jerwoodarts.org/exhibitionsandevents/events/jerwood-collaborate-closing-event-curator-tour/

JERWOOD/PHOTOWORKS AWARDS 2020 : SILVIA ROSI, THEO SIMPSON
Jan 15 - Mar 8, 2020
New photographic works by two early-career artists, Silvia Rosi and Theo Simpson, enabled by the third Jerwood/Photoworks Awards.
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