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GRAPHIC WITNESS

Graphic Witness explores the way drawings can both document injustices and become agents that encourage us to act. Exhibition 18 May - 9 July.

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SUMMER SCHOOL: THE BODY POLITIC

A week of artist led workshops which will explore drawing as a graphic means to bear witness, comment on injustice and to prompt social change. 17 - 21 July.

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Event

HOT LINES

Mon 3 July 2017 : 6:30pm – 8:00pm

Kate Macfarlane and Heather Phillipson in conversation

Through readings, presentations and discussion, Annotations artist Heather Phillipson and invited friends: Helen Cammock, artist; Karen Di Franco, archivist and curator; Helen Nisbet, Curatorial Fellow, Cubitt; and Helena Reckitt, curator and researcher, will consider intersections of drawn and written lines – the potential convergences for visual and poetic practices in attempting...

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Summer School: The Body Politic

17 – 21 July 2017 : 11:00am – 5:00pm

Protest Crowd, (BLM, Oakland, July 08, 2016), 2017

Drawing Room’s Summer School is a week long programme of dynamic workshops run by professional artists. Ideal for both experienced and beginner artist practitioners, the workshops will enable you to develop work conceptually using a range of material processes. The title of this year’s Summer School is The...

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Friday 12 October 2012 Brian O’Doherty, seminal artist, writer and lecturer, based in New York, in conversation with Margaret Iversen, Professor in the School of Philosophy and Art History, University...

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Drawing Research Forum - Autumn 2017 Session

Mon 11 September 2017 : 1:00pm – 4:00pm

An afternoon of presentations and discussions, selected from an open call, examines recent research and critical issues around contemporary drawing.

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Drawing Biennial 2017

A message from Drawing Room Founders and Directors Mary Doyle, Kate Macfarlane and Katharine Stout: A snapshot of contemporary drawing, Drawing Biennial 2017  is an exhibition and auction that includes 247 works on paper made for and donated to Drawing Room by leading artists of different generations...

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ENDING ALL PARTIES / EXCEPT THE PARTY / WHERE U MEET YOUR OWN BRAIN, 2017

Working across video, sculpture, drawing, music, text and live events, Heather Phillipson's works stake out an ambiguous territory in which cultural references and emotional responses are mutually contingent and reactive. For her Annotations commission titled ENDING ALL PARTIES / EXCEPT THE PARTY / WHERE U MEET YOUR OWN BRAIN, ...

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Exhibition

Graphic Witness

18 May – 9 July 2017

Mounira Al Solh, Catherine Anyango Grünewald, Andrea Bowers,…

untitled 2007 (demonstration drawing #78), 2007

Opening 17 May, 6.00-8.30pm.  Curator's tour, 6:00-6:30pm  This exhibition considers the notion of the ‘graphic witness’, a term that harnesses the power of drawing to challenge and question the status quo, to record and reflect protest, as well as to bear witness to social…

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Double Take is an exhibition that seeks to explore the multifarious ways photography and drawing have been combined and mirrored to extend both practices into new arenas in...

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We are delighted to have been included in Michael Landy's pick of South London. South London Secrets video series produced by South London Gallery on the occasion of The...

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