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THE REPRESENTATIONAL & THE REAL: DISTURBED, HACKED, REASSEMBLED
Oct 26, 2017 7:30pm - 9:00pm talk/event
Discussion panel hosted by DRIVE-THRU as part of the ‘Disturbed, Hacked, Reassembled’ programme at Lewisham Arthouse, London.
Disturbed, Hacked, Reassembled explores how artists today are employing technology to stage, interrogate and celebrate the digital female body. Disturbed, hacked, and reassembled, the body is being experienced in new ways digitally and virtually.
Titled The Representational & The Real: Bodies in Digital Space, the discussion will open up questions such as, who is represented in technology and art? Who is practicing in these spaces? Who is building technology, creating digital imagery and for who? We’ll hear from a range of speakers who will discuss how we can harness technology to serve our needs, challenge social constructs and create new creative opportunities.
The discussion will be part performative with some bodies IRL and others in digital space. It will show us what digital spaces can facilitate, what we need to be aware of when practicing in these spaces and how the digital affects our understanding and ethics of what we do.
Participants
BetaBabes (Francesca Altamura & Tamar Clarke-Brown | Artist-Curatorial Collective)
Suzannah Pettigrew (Artist)
Helen Pritchard (Researcher & Head of Digital Arts | Goldsmiths University, London)
Doniya Soni (Policy Manager | Skills, Talent and Diversity, techUK)
Booking www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-representational-the-real-bodies-in-digital-space-tickets-38074389524
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Click to enlargeI'M NOT YOUR DREAM OR IMAGINATION : CURATED BY JIAYI FU
Mar 9 - 18, 2018
Private view Thu Mar 8 7pm - 9pm
The struggle to locate a self when the self is fractured or misrepresented forms the core of this exhibition. 'I’m Not Your Dream or Imagination', a multi-media exhibition aims to explore the experiences and cultural presentations around how East-Asian groups, especially newcomers, are struggling to redefine themselves in western societies.

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