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Exhibition Launch Night

Exhibition Launch Night

Lawrence Abu Hamdan Rubber Coated Steel, 2016 © Lawrence Abu Hamdan, courtesy Maureen Paley, London

Lawrence Abu Hamdan Rubber Coated Steel, 2016 © Lawrence Abu Hamdan, courtesy Maureen Paley, London

Exhibition Launch Night

Exhibition Launch Night

Events - Special Events

From Ear to Ear to Eye Exhibition Launch Night

15 Dec 2017

Free
Fri 15 Dec
6.30pm–11pm

Join us and celebrate the launch of our next exhibition, From Ear to Ear to Eye: Sounds and Stories from Across the Arab World.

From Ear to Ear to Eye is about listening and translation. The exhibition is concerned with how sounds can provide evidence or testimony, and the ways in which histories and experiences are intertwined with music.

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6.30-9pm: Galleries Open

Including live performances in The Space,
6.45-8pm:

Empty Orchestra by Urok Shirhan

In this work, Urok Shirhan stages a musical performance piece that concerns questions of nationality, synchronization and belonging.
Read more here.
 

I Can Hear the Barbarians by Maryam Monalisa Gharavi
a dynamic reading-performance incorporating simultaneous translation in Portuguese, Spanish, Arabic, and English.

Read more here.

Including Live Music from:

Elsa Hewitt


Elsa Hewitt’s sound finds a new balance between song-writing and electronic composition; creating an ethereal electronic/dream-pop synthethis.

The home schooled electro avant garde will be taking over our Café.Bar. on the launch night of From Ear to Ear to Eye, narrating her own unique stories through synthetic sounds, found sounds and other-worldly vocals.

Listen here.

Ex-Friendly and Joff (Truth & Lies Music)


Truth & Lies Music (Ex-Friendly & Joff Casciani) are DJs and curators of international music and culture events, collaborating recently with the likes of Houghton and Africa Oyé festivals, Rough Trade and BBE Records.

Listen here.
 

Free entry, all are welcome.
 


 

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