Institute of Light
Serpentine Cinema: Maryam Monalisa Gharavi (Day Two)
16 Mar 2017 - 7:00 PM
The encoded values of the human face make up the latest iteration of the artist’s concern with the tracing of care. The evening was comprised of an image repository—of others’ and the artist’s latest making—delineating how the face confers particularity and evidence of a singular self, and how the sight of the covered face triggers suspicion in contemporary societies.
Family Weekend: Lung Songs - An Experimental Choir
Repeats every day until Sun May 07 2017. 6 May 2017 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM7 May 2017 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Throughout a two-day voice workshop, artist Jenny Moore and a group of singers from F*CHOIR, invited families to join their temporary experimental choir.
Institute of Light
Serpentine Cinema: Maryam Monalisa Gharavi (Day One)
15 Mar 2017 - 7:00 PM
Maryam Monalisa Gharavi hosted an intimate public studio visit in which the artist walked through a genealogy of her visual work, especially concerning language/legibility, earth/ground, and care/security. She shared completed works, research images, and documentation that reflect inseparable articulations of practice, theory, and history in film/video, live performance, text, drawing, sculptural forms, and photographic series.
The Early Years Atelier
9 May 2017 - 11:00 AM to 12 May 2017 - 3:00 PM
Albert Portony's Early Years Atelier was a studio opening out into the park, a space where groups of children were invited to explore a range of open-ended materials according to their own interests.
French Institute/Institut Français
Pedagogies of the Ear
22 Mar 2017 - 7:00 PM
Pedagogies of the Ear investigated acts of listening as a critical register of social and political life, in order to break with linear models of teaching that pursue objective comprehension.
Serpentine Cinema: John Latham and Laure Prouvost
28 Mar 2017 - 8:30 PM
Laure Prouvost introduced films by John Latham and screened a selection of her own works.
United in Stomach Flu, London Weeps
21 Apr 2017 - 8:00 PM
Cally Spooner presented a reading from her novel in progress, interspersed with some unwritten thoughts for 2017, on states of rehearsal, Galileo's telescope, out-of-work speech writers, sweat, shame, structured reality, fake news, false tears and outsourcing
Serpentine Cinema: Lucy Raven in conversation with Arthur Jafa
9 Feb 2017 - 8:30 PM
Artist Lucy Raven in conversation with artist, filmmaker and cinematographer Arthur Jafa with a special screening of two films: Apex (2013) and Mechanics of Empathy (in progress).