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PICO: Un parlante de África en América
PICO is a new programme of sonic inquiry led by artists Invernomuto & Jim C. Nedd examining the rich and flamboyant tradition of picós: vivid, technicolour, wooden structures housing powerful sound systems, which turbocharge street parties, bars and restaurants across the Afro-Colombian cities of Barranquilla and Cartagena.
Cassandre Greenberg: To our future excavators, my virtual bread
Artist and writer Cassandre Greenberg explores the collective history of yeast bacteria and human virology in this new creative non-fiction text.
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Unorganised Response
Unorganised Response is a programme of work exploring the ways in which artistic production is used as a tool for influence by organisations engaged in international cultural relations and diplomacy.
Can’t wait to see you all for @atabey_mamita ‘s * A HOUSE OF ECSTATIC VIRALITY * a new dance and movement practice work produced in collaboration with volunteers and health professionals of @metrocharity Emerging Communities Programme, which engages members of the Latinx and Polish communities in London around HIV prevention and support. . This Saturday 1 December at 7pm for World AIDS Day. Tickets fully booked but email for waiting list! . Commissioned by Auto Italia as part of a series of events co-curated with @jackwobrien for that is open until December 16 2018, Thursday to Sunday 12-5pm. . Auto Italia x
Priya Jay: The moon waned in Capricorn as the Medicine Woman was sleeping
Writer and curator Priya Jay's The moon waned in Capricorn as the Medicine Woman was sleeping takes the reader on a sublime journey through the social contracts of food production and healthcare. ⁠
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Tender rip
Tender rip is a collaborative project developed by Anna McMahon and Spence Messih which explores transformations of bodies by and with language, and the slippery processes of coding and classifying both.
studio visit treasure, with @ladydangfua
PICO: Un parlante de África en América - Digital Programme
A series of online commissions accompanying PICO: Un parlante de África en América, mapping Afro-Diasporic visual and sonic practices as both an outcome and facilitator of cultures of resistance.
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Hot Moment
Hot Moment is a new exhibition curated by Radclyffe Hall that examines photographic representations that emerge from the threshold of intimacy and public life in the 1980s and 90s, presenting the work of Tessa Boffin, Ingrid Pollard, and Jill Posener.
All people with AIDS are innocent by Gran Fury suspended on Auto Italia’s facade and the banner hanging across Grant Street in front of the Henry Street Settlement Culture Center, Manhattan 1989. we’re open today 12-5pm
Ainslie Templeton: Am I A Scoby Now?
Delve into the hormonal, fermented, micro bacterial and symbiotic landscape of the gendered and transition(ing) body.
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Army of Love
Army of Love is a newly commissioned exhibition by Alexa Karolinski and Ingo Niermann in collaboration with the “Army of Love”, a propositional regiment of soldiers varied in age and appearance tasked with offering all-encompassing love to all those who need it.
Nice write up of the show + more about Gran Fury’s history in the Times Literary Supplement online by Jack Lowery. Come see the show this weekend as it enters it’s closing weeks, we’re open daily from 12-5pm!