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from David Haley:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 30 DECEMBER 2019

Depictions of Living –​ ​art and activism in the time of climate crisis, a group exhibition of more than seventy artists investigating the severity of the issue, comes to The Art Pavilion, Mile End23 – 28 January 2020.

Depictions of Living​ will feature more than seventy emerging artists exploring topics surrounding climate breakdown exhibited alongside artefacts from protest movements, connecting the art world and environmental movements, enmeshing art and activism in a contemporary gallery space. Ecological breakdown necessitates a wide range of approaches to encourage action. The transformative capacity of art to change society is something to be championed.

Essential to the design, the exhibition will host a range of associated talks and workshops from organisations and speakers such as Client Earth, Women’s Environmental Network, Extinction Rebellion​ and Martin Wilks​ – a chartered psychologist looking at obstacles to change, as well as a family day devoted to creative and educational activities hosted by Little House of Science.​ All events are free.

Depictions of Living will take place at:
The Art Pavilion
, Mile End, Clinton Road, London, E3 4QY.

The Private View on Thursday 23 January 2020 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM. The PV is open to the public

Exhibition continues until 28 January 2020​ exhibition is open daily from 12:00 – 7:00 PM

The exhibiting artists: Alexandre Dang, Alisa Ruzavina, Amanda Lwin, Amy Corcoran, Andrew Denton, Anna Stroe, Aurora, Ben Hancocks, Bob Bicknell-Knight, Brigid Vidler, Celyn Bricker, Chloe Uden, Christoph Dichmann, Crow Dillon-Parkin, Darren Cullen, David Haley, Dominique Cro, Elissa Brunato, Ellen Mueller, Emilie Alstrup, Faye LU, Freya Freeman-Taylor, Gerald Marie-Nelly (Mr Geez), Guy Austin, Heather Brand, Helen Grundy, Hong Yane Wang & Hua Wang, Ian Costello, Jeff Ko, Jeremy Bolen, Jessica Wetherly, Kanerva Lehtonen, Kath Lovett, Kypros Kyprianou, Lauren Darn (SubmergedUK), Lauryn Axelrod, Linda Vuorenvirta, Ling Tan, Lotta Barlach, Lucy Crump, Luke Myers, Mandeep Dillon, Mariah Blue, Marie Ouazzani & Nicolas Carrier, Masha Silver, Meghan Moe Beitiks, Miguel Sbastida, Mihaela Mihaylova, Morfydd Ransom-Hall, Muge Yildiz, Mustafa Boga, Neno Belchev, Nerissa Cargill Thompson, Nicolas Depetris, Nina Lassila, O. Yemi Tubi, Paula Morison, Penelope Cain, Penny Hartley, Rebecca Moss, Ricardo Lopes, Roos van Geffen, Rora Blue, Rosa Maria Nuutinen, Samuel Ivan Roberts, Sara Rodrigues, Saskia Boelsums, Serena Porrati, Spike Dennis, Subash Thebe and Zlatan Hadzifejzovic.

Curated by:​ Samuel Ivan Roberts and Roshanak (Roshi) Khakban This event is listed on:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/preview?eid=87134083389/
For more information, please email depictionsofliving@gmail.com​ or contact Samuel Ivan

Roberts on +44 (0) 7525018240

https://www.depictionsofliving.com https://www.instagram.com/depictionsofliving https://twitter.com/DepictionsL

Image: Peterborough, England .2180 AD. Lauren Darn ———————————————————————————————————————————————————– Notes to Editors:
Samuel Ivan Roberts and Roshanak (Roshi) Khakban are artists and curators who met whilst studying at Central Saint Martins. They have received tremendous support to help put on this project and make events free and accessible.

Supported by: East End Homes, Greenpeace, Client Earth, Little House of Science, Extinction Rebellion Tower Hamlets, Women’s Environmental Network, Tower Hamlets and Agora Arts Circle. 

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