Seeding in the City: Phytology, a local story 

18. May - 18. May 14 / ended Siobhan Davies Studios


11:30am - 2:45pm

Talk | Multi-disciplinary | London

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Phytology, a local story

11.30am – 1pm

Michael Smythe (Director, Nomad), Margaret Cox & Sarah Beydoun (Teesdale & Hollybush Residents Association) introduce and take visitors on a tour of the Bethnal Green Nature Reserve and wider growing projects across the estate, including discussion of the residents’ ambition to become self-sufficient.

1pm – 2pm
Soup and salad served, from plants grown on the Phytology site

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2pm – 2.45pm
Ken Greenaway (keeper of Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park and Ackroyd Drive Green Local Nature Reserve) discusses the benefits of biodiverse urban ecosystems.

Day ticket £7, book:

Phytology Site
Bethnal Green Nature Reserve
Middleton Street, Bethnal Green
London E2 9RG

This event is part of Human-Nature: art, horticulture & choreography across the growing season, a new year-long series of exhibitions, talks, workshops and performances produced by Siobhan Davies Dance exploring the dynamics of the relationship between people and plants.

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