Auto Italia Benefit Auction
Discover more about the organisation's first benefit auction, to mark the occasion of Auto Italia launching a permanent project space in London, featuring work from 29 leading artists: collaborators, directors and friends of the organisation. Proceeds will fund Auto Italia’s vital programmes championing emerging artistic talent.
Viewing Copy is an exhibition showing the work of Auto Italia for the first time in Cairo, presenting the collective practice of the organisation through re-considering two past projects; Auto Italia LIVE: Double Dip Concession and My Skin Is At War With A World Of Data.
2016 look back - @metahaven Information Skies, their first London solo show, with another presentation opening concurrently at Mumbai Art Room. Including Metahaven’s 2016 film project 'Information Skies' (commissioned by the 11th Gwangju Biennale) and the documentary film installation' The Sprawl (Propaganda About Propaganda)', the project also featured talks with in conversation with and #SuhailMalik. A huge thank you to our technician @joshuapparker for making the install possible alongside the incredible team of volunteers who came together to make it happen! Photo: @coreybartlesanderson
Syria Mobile Phone Festival at Hailweed
This first independent screening of this year's Syria Mobile Film Festival in London on July 28th follows on from the Festival's participation in Auto Italia's exhibition programme Hailweed. The event will include a screening of '4th Floor' by Majd Al-Hamwi and Lawand Zaza, followed by a series of short films developed through the Festival's workshops and grants programmes.
Recent Work by Artists
Recent Work by Artists is a collaborative project investigating how artists’ workspace might function today - taking the form of installation, image production, office design, events and a catalogue.
Happy new year! Carrying on with our look back at 2016 – the project space became a host vessel for three days of performance, discussion and so much dancing for #DreamBabes. A project by @sinforvictory with contributions from Ann Ayoola, @sydneybaloue, Jay Bernard, @cruise_control, @evan_ife, Manara (BBC AZN Network), @oooretha, @raju_rage, @v.wilz, @chooclytan, @cassandre______ and @bumble.hole. Photo by @hollyfalconer
Dream Babes - full schedule, 7-9th September
With our feet on Earth and our heads firmly in the sky, Dream Babes invites you to our host vessel from the 7th-9th September: a space to enact queer collectivity, imaging worlds we are for, together.
On Coping: A Reading for Liverpool
It’s time to work together and find new strategies. What can we learn through empathy, prophecies, tarot and speculation? What systems are available to us to hijack and redirect value? As the elite closes in, let’s create our own spaces for autonomy and creative production.
Shu Lea Cheang in conversation with Victoria Sin
Golden Age Problems
Energy is only ever amassed collectively and so for any real transformation to take place we must not work alone. Let's dispense with notions of success and failure, and imagine alternative, independent entertainment formats.
Looking back to 2016 – for the 10 year anniversary of Tower Hamlets Arts and Music Education Service, members of our Young Artists Programme had the opportunity to curate and exhibit their own work and the work of other young people at @barbicancentre as part of an incredible day of events. Really excited to be working with the Young Artists Programme through the next year on more projects in the borough.