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What We Talk About When We Talk About Work

A programme of public discussions bringing together curators and artists...

What We Talk About When We Talk About Work

What We Talk About When We Talk About Work is a programme of public discussions bringing together curators and artists working across the north of the UK with creative practitioners from different European cities. The discussions are focused upon exploring ways of working outside, across, between and within existing institutional structures. Each event takes a particular thematic inviting practitioners to share their current projects and their approach to working.

Sound and Listening
Thursday 23 August, 6-8.30pm
Free, no need to book

Venue: The Whitworth

The final event in the What We Talk About ... series of public discussions will take the theme of ‘Sound and Listening’. Speakers Kaillopi Tsipi-Kolaza (independent curator, Athens) Sam Belinfante (artist and curator, London/Leeds) and Jez riley French (artist, Yorkshire) will each discuss their approach to curating and developing sound works for and in relation to the gallery context. As part of the evening's talks Sam Belinfante and Jez riley French will play a selection of their previous works.

For the duration of the event the talks will be broadcast live on the homepage of this is tomorrow. Following the discussions the broadcasts will be archived on this is tomorrow and the project website.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Work is a programme of public discussions bringing together curators and artists working across the north of the UK with creative practitioners from different European cities. For further details on the participating speakers and future discussions please visit the project website.

Supported using public funding by Arts Council England

whenwetalkaboutwork.co.uk

 

The programme was launched on 2 November 2017 at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art with events occurring regularly until August 2018. Each discussion is broadcast live by this is tomorrow.

 

Visit the What We Talk About When We Talk About Work website for more information on the programme

What We Talk About When We Talk About Work has been developed by Laura Mansfield in collaboration with this is tomorrow, Contemporary Visual Arts Network North West, Yorkshire & Humberside Visual Arts Network, North East Contemporary Visual Arts Network and the participating venues of Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, NGCA Sunderland, Bluecoat, Grundy Art Gallery, The Tetley and The Whitworth.
Supported using public funding by Arts Council England

For further information on the project please contact Laura Mansfield