Exhibition

Echoes & Reverberations

23 Jun 2015 – 16 Aug 2015

Event times

Tues 23 June – Sun 16 August 2015
Mon, 12-6pm; Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun, 11am-7pm; Thu-Fri, 11am-8pm

Cost of entry

Free

Hayward Gallery

London, United Kingdom

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  • Tube: Waterloo / Embankment

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Through objects, performances, videos, and including new commissions, this group exhibition explores performative approaches to aural culture and oral history.

About

From Jumana Emil Abboud’s weaving of Palestinian folktales into contemporary life to Joe Namy’s interest in collectively performed sound and music, the artists in the exhibition employ different creative strategies to both conjure and challenge cultural memory.

For a full programme of events accompanying this exhibition please visit http://www.shubbak.co.uk/echoes-reverberations/ from 1 June.

Co-commissioned by the Hayward Gallery, Delfina Foundation, the Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah and Shubbak, this exhibition launches Staging History, an initiative by Delfina Foundation to support research and new commissions of performance art from the Arab region and beyond.

Supported by Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah, A. M. Qattan Foundation and with funds raised through Art Basel Crowdfunding Initiative.

Media Partner: Ibraaz

Exhibiting artists

Joe Namy

Jumana Emil Abboud

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