Exhibition

Common Ground (Barbican Young Visual Arts Showcase)

19 May 2018 – 20 May 2018

Event times

Saturday: 2pm-11pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm

Cost of entry

free

Barbican Centre

London, United Kingdom

Travel Information

  • Moorgate / Barbican

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Common Ground is a two-day multi-disciplinary exhibition created by the Barbican's Young Visual Arts Group, a temporary collective of young artists and arts professionals facilitated by artist Jordan McKenzie and the Creative Learning Team at Barbican Guildhall. Taking the themes of the Barbican exhibition Another Kind of Life (Feb 28-May 27) as a starting point, the group of artists have explored ideas of community in a range of media including live performance, sound, moving-image, painting, photography and graphic art. Exploring ideas of inclusion, exclusion, belonging, home and heritage, the artists ask how we create common ground. 
 

The exhibition features work from 13 young artists: Yagiz Akin, Pietro Bardini, Beth Christlow, Cosima Cobley Carr, Ranura Edirisinghe, Joe Fear, Katie Fiore, Stephanie Francis-Shanahan, Maria Goundry, Maisie Linford, Aroob Sajjad, Moyin Saka and Natasha Thomas.

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Curators

Stephanie Francis-Shanahan

Katie Fiore

Cosima Cobley Carr

Maisie Linford

Beth Christlow

Moyin Saka

Exhibiting artists

Yagiz Akin

Beth Christlow

Stephanie Francis-Shanahan

Maria Goundry

Natasha Thomas

Moyin Saka

Pietro Bardini

Aroob Sajjad

Ranura Edirisinghe

Maisie Linford

Joe Fear

Cosima Cobley Carr

Katie Fiore

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