One of cinema's most important critics and thinkers comes to London this week and Club des Femmes (http://www.clubdesfemmes.com/) pays homage to B Ruby Rich. and celebrates the legacy of New Queer Cinema. From her keynote speech to an exploration of queer media online, Rich brings us up to date on what she is calling the 'cinema of urgency'.Read More
CULTIVATE presents INTERACT a group show of invited artists curated by the Cultivate team of Sean Worrall and Emma Harvey. The short sharp show will take place across two big rooms in East London's Coat Studios, just off the Hackney Road 15-18 June. Alive with art and exciting artists; cultivate set out find some new names and fresh faces to come and join some of the Cultivate regulars. Expect a whole mix of painters, performers, installations, sculpture, print makers and more....Read More
Thames-Side Studios 12 - 6pm Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May , 2017
Harrington Way, Woolwich, London SE18 5NR.
With over 460 studios Thames-Side Studios is home to an impressive array of artists, makers and designers. Alongside those dusting down and opening their doors there will be activities and events on site in Thames-Side Print Studio, London Sculpture Workshop and galleries.
In mid April I took part in an artist residency programme at Joya:AiR in the mountains of Almería, Spain. I’ve never done a residency before but I wanted to take myself out of my common place and back onto the land to shift perspective and help refocus my energies.Read More
Remembered; a self portrait has been Selected for the Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize 2017. Painted from memory, first with granite and then pigment, the portrait embodies the picture I have of myself. The image found inside the head when called to express its external image mixes ideas of self with the those projected onto us by others.Read More
Laura Hudson is a London based artist with a background in film and media curation. This article was commissioned by the Lumen Prize for the Digital Arts Seminar, Hackney House, September, 29 2016. Here is her personal response to a thought provoking day of artist talks, exhibitions and panel discussions.Read More
4 works in the mix at LUBOMIROV / Angus-Hughes summer show.
www.lubomirov-angus-hughes.com on lower Clapton road Hackney, London. Interesting hang and a diverse range of work.