HOME IS... THE EXHIBITION


Venue: Café Gallery, Richmix London, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA FREE ENTRY Exhibition runs from 16 - 27 November Private View - 15th November at 6pm - contact us at whenifindhome@gmail.com if you wish to attend Home Is… The Exhibition, is a one of kind thought provoking exhibition fusing poetry with visual arts in exciting print and video installations, incorporating dance, animation, illustration and documentary in a dynamic conversation between people and art forms about how individuals conceptualise home and how our emotional or physical displacement narratives help to shape what ‘home is’.  Having interviewed over 30 people, their stories inspired new poems from a diversity of amazing writers. Animators, dancers and illustrators were then commissioned and tasked with creating new pieces inspired by the poetry whilst Poetics collaborated with documentary filmmaking to tell the stories of the many voices recorded in London and Manchester over the development of the project.  The end result is a visual celebration of poetry and human journeys to a sense of home. PARTICIPATING ARTISTS:  IAN BOBB | ILLUSTRATOR ADE GOODE  ILLUSTRATOR LULU KITOLO | ILLUSTRATOR FFION CAMBELL - DAVIES | DANCER & CHOREOGRAPHER LOURDES VELEZ | ANIMATOR   TOLU AGBELUSI | POET TSHAKA CAMPBELL | POET RUSSENÏ FISHER | POET JEMILEA WISDOM | POET BELINDA ZHAWI | POET JOAN TURNER | GUEST POET SHADE JOSEPH | GUEST POET | MUSIC PRODUCER EMMANUEL SUGO | GUEST POET  

Venue: Café Gallery, Richmix London, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA

FREE ENTRY

Exhibition runs from 16 - 27 November

Private View - 15th November at 6pm - contact us at whenifindhome@gmail.com if you wish to attend

Home Is… The Exhibition, is a one of kind thought provoking exhibition fusing poetry with visual arts in exciting print and video installations, incorporating dance, animation, illustration and documentary in a dynamic conversation between people and art forms about how individuals conceptualise home and how our emotional or physical displacement narratives help to shape what ‘home is’.

 Having interviewed over 30 people, their stories inspired new poems from a diversity of amazing writers. Animators, dancers and illustrators were then commissioned and tasked with creating new pieces inspired by the poetry whilst Poetics collaborated with documentary filmmaking to tell the stories of the many voices recorded in London and Manchester over the development of the project.

 The end result is a visual celebration of poetry and human journeys to a sense of home.

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS: 

IAN BOBB | ILLUSTRATOR

ADE GOODE  ILLUSTRATOR

LULU KITOLO | ILLUSTRATOR

FFION CAMBELL - DAVIES | DANCER & CHOREOGRAPHER

LOURDES VELEZ | ANIMATOR

 

TOLU AGBELUSI | POET

TSHAKA CAMPBELL | POET

RUSSENÏ FISHER | POET

JEMILEA WISDOM | POET

BELINDA ZHAWI | POET

JOAN TURNER | GUEST POET

SHADE JOSEPH | GUEST POET | MUSIC PRODUCER

EMMANUEL SUGO | GUEST POET