Graphic Negotiations #11 – Abeera Kamran

Wednesday 13 December, 1pmOnline. Book a free place here. Book Works sees graphic design as crucial to realising artists and writers’ ideas in the final form of the book. While conventionally designers often become involved in the later stages of a book’s production, and with a limited brief, we involve the design in a collaborative … Continued

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NATIVITY by Rosa-Johan Uddoh

Thursday 7 December, 3pm and 7pm
Fellows’ Drawing Room,
Murray Edwards College,
University of Cambridge
Pay what you can. Book here.

The Women’s Art Collection is delighted to present NATIVITY, a performance by Rosa-Johan Uddoh that offers a history of Black performance in the West,

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The Book Works Winter Sale is back! For a limited time we’re offering 50% off all titles published before 2023, with prices starting from just 50p!

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Job Opportunity: Editor, Book Works (part-time)

Book Works seeks an experienced new editor to work with the publishing team on our programme of artists’ book commissions.

Editor, Book Works (3 days per week)
Salary: £35,000 (pro-rata £21,000 ) per annum
Permanent Contract, probation period 8 weeks
Location: Book Works, 19 Holywell Row, London, EC2A 4JB

Application deadline: 22 November, 5pm

Interviews: 6-12 December, at Book Works or online by arrangement

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Prem Sahib and Sita Balani in conversation

8 November 2023, 6.45pm
Phillida Reid, Grape Street
Free and open to all.
More info/book.

This talk takes place on the occasion of Sahib’s solo exhibition The Life Cycle of a Flea, now extended until Saturday 11 November. Sita Balani is a contributor to Sahib’s new book, That Fire Over There.

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Frieze week and beyond – current artist shows

A new solo show by Prem Sahib, The Life Cycle of a Flea, opened last week at Phillida Reid, Grape Street. The exhibition revolves around two central figures, the Child and the Flea, implicating them in questions around growth, extraction, contamination and existence within systems of control. It includes new sculpture, painting, installation, light and … Continued

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