Hollybush Gardens Gallery present Carte de Visite a group show curated by Lubaina Himid, featuring new work by Helen Hammock, Claudette Johnson and Ingrid Pollard. Preview Thursday 3 December, 6.30 – 8.30 pm Exhibition 4 December – 23 January Closed for Christmas 20 December – 8 January A conversation between Lubaina Himid and Christine Eyene will take place […]
A conversation between Lubaina Himid and Christine Eyene will take place on 5 December, 2 pm at Hollybush Gardens Gallery as part of Carte de Visite a group show curated by Lubaina Himid, featuring new work by Helen Hammock, Claudette Johnson and Ingrid Pollard. Carte de Visite is a show, a meeting point – a conversation. Himid notes ‘It has […]
In 1980s Britain a powerful conversation emerged amongst black artists, film makers, thinkers and institutions. It was the outcome of artists trying to understand their relationship towards Britain’s colonial legacy, an increasingly divisive contemporary politics and the space of culture within which ideas of resistance, expression and identity formation could coalesce.
In Conversation with 2017 Turner Prize Winner Lubaina Himid & Claudette Johnson. These prominent artists talk about their work and inspirations leading to an ‘in conversation’ event. Part of the ‘About Face: Rugby Collection’ exhibition programme. Friday 25 May 7-9pm £5.00 Bookings http://www.rugby.gov.uk/ragm/homepage/101/art_lecture_series www.ragm.co.uk
“Intimate, powerful and sometimes deliberately uncomfortable, Claudette Johnson’s studies of black men and women demand attention and command respect. This show is an overview of one of the most accomplished figurative artists working in Britain today, and the first major institutional solo exhibition since 1990 of London-based artist Claudette Johnson” The exhibition is open daily except Mondays, […]