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JOHN HANSARD GALLERY

142-144 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU
023 8059 2158

www.hansardgallery.org.uk
info@hansardgallery.org.uk

Tue–Sat 11-5

Southampton Central

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Click to enlargeSTEFAN GEC : THE SHEPHERD'S WHISTLE
Feb 16 - Apr 27, 2019 FINAL WEEK
'The Shepherd's Whistle' comprises the discovery of strategic cities in the UK, created during the Cold War by Soviet Intelligence. Artist Stefan Gec travelled sections of these routes on a reconditioned M-72 Soviet army motorcycle and sidecar from 1972.
The exhibition includes documentary footage of this journey, and the work calls upon current issues around identity and migration.

ANYA LEWIN: MORE THAN STORIES: A FILM TRILOGY
Feb 16 - May 4, 2019
More than Stories is a trilogy of films inspired by Anya Lewin’s family photographs and stories, and their interconnections with screen history and public archives. Each film has at its heart the haunted memories of Jewish life embedded in a particular story passed down to Lewin by her father.

RESIST: BE MODERN (AGAIN)
May 25 - Jul 20, 2019
Private view Fri May 24 6pm - 8pm
Curated by Alice Maude-Roxby and Stefanie Siebold, this exhibition looks back at revolutionary art, design, performative and written practices of the 1920s and 1930s. Through the lense of contemporary art and design practitioners, the importance and influence of these early avant-garde practices in the present are highlighted. Focusing on a selection of key female practitioners, the exhibition showcases contributions by women of non-formative sexualities and other marginalised producers.

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