Wednesday 20th June 2018
18:30 - 19:45 at Doughty Street Chambers
Exclusive readings in an intimate setting at Doughty Street Chambers. Please note that this event is invite only.
Tuesday 28th March 2017 18:30 - 19:45 at Hull Truck Theatre
Counterpoints Arts Co-directors, Áine O’Brien and Almir Koldzic presented at this year’s No Boundaries conference, 28 & 29th March 2017, on the transformative potential of art as a catalyst for social change and the importance of cross-cultural partnerships between artists, communities and institutions.
Peirene Press: breach and The Cut
Sunday 19th March 2017 18:30 - 19:45 at Tate Exchange, Switch House, Level 5, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG
Join us for a conversation between Samantha Schnee, Chair of Words Without Borders and publisher Meike Ziervogel, with writers Olumide Popoola and Annie Holmes to explore the unique commissioning approach of Peirene Press.
Searching for Great Aunt Minna
Saturday 18th March 2017 18:30 - 19:45 at Tate Exchange, Switch House, Level 5, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG
Searching for Great Aunt Minna was inspired by a photograph and a commissioned photo essay for the London Sunday Times Magazine about the Sangoma, the traditional healers, (shamans) who are called by their Ancestors to heal. For Who Are We?, Jillian Edelstein will be in conversation with Liz Jobey, an associate editor of the FT Weekend Magazine.
Stuart Hall Foundation, ‘Who do you think you are? Culture, identity and the contemporary art museum’
Friday 17th March 2017 18:30 - 19:45 at Tate Exchange, Switch House, Level 5, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG
In collaboration with the Stuart Hall Foundation and chaired by Gilane Tawadros, this special event will bring together directors of major contemporary art museums in Europe to discuss how contemporary art institutions shape our sense of identity and belonging at a time of political and social turbulence.