Calvert 22 Gallery

private view of Sounding the Body Electric exhibition at Calvert 22 gallery

The UK’s only not for profit foundation dedicated to contemporary art and culture from Russia and Eastern Europe.

Venue Type:

Gallery

Opening hours

12-6pm Wed-Sun

Admission charges

Free

Getting there

Tube: Old Street or Liverpool Street (10 minute walk)
Train: Shoreditch High Street (2 minute walk)
Bus: 55, 48, 242, 78, 47, 26, 67, 149, 243, 8, 35, 135, 388

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Red Africa Calvert 22

Things Fall Apart

  • 4 February — 3 April 2016 *on now

Things Fall Apart will feature artists, filmmakers and groups from across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. Drawing on film, photography, propaganda, and public art, the exhibition presents interdisciplinary reflections on African connections to the Soviet Union and related countries.

Curated by Mark Nash, the show gathers the responses of contemporary artists to different aspects of Soviet and related nations’ interests in Africa, particularly focused on ambitions to influence the development of political structures through film and art.

Participating artists: 
Filipa César; Onejoon Che; Radovan Cukić and Ivan Manojlović (Museum of Yugoslav History); Angela Ferreira; Yevgeniy Fiks; Kiluanji Kia Henda; Isaac Julien; Stevan Labudović and Milica Tomić; Tonel; The Travelling Communiqué Group; Jo Ractliffe.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://calvert22.org/red-africa/

Getting there

Tube: Old Street or Liverpool Street (10 minute walk)
Train: Shoreditch High Street (2 minute walk)
Bus: 55, 48, 242, 78, 47, 26, 67, 149, 243, 8, 35, 135, 388

Calvert 22 Gallery
22 Calvert Avenue
London
E2 7JP
England

Website

www.calvert22.org

E-mail

info@calvert22.org

Telephone

020 7613 2249

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