Exhibition

Seeing Sounds

1 Oct 2019 – 7 Oct 2019

Regular hours

Tuesday
07:00 – 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 – 23:00
Thursday
07:00 – 23:00
Friday
07:00 – 23:00
Saturday
07:00 – 23:00
Sunday
07:00 – 23:00
Monday
07:00 – 23:00

Cost of entry

Free during the daytimes throughout the show and on Tuesday 1 October (opening day). £7 to attend the private evening event from 7-10pm on Thursday (talks + poetry night) or Saturday (listening party + live music night). £12 for unlimited access to the evening events and the gallery throughout the 7 days.

Copeland Gallery

London, United Kingdom

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An exhibition of contemporary art by six African artists coupled with an exciting line up of evening talks, spoken word poetry and live music performances within the gallery.

About

Following the success of the House of African Art (HAART) launch in March 2019, we are delighted to announce that our second exhibition and event line-up will be between Tuesday 1 - Monday 7 October at Copeland Gallery, Copeland Park, 133 Copeland Road, London, SE15 3SN.

Titled Seeing Sounds, the exhibition will explore the connections between sounds and visual artwork. Whether that's how sounds and music influence the imagination and therefore creative output or artwork which make or depict sounds through their fluidity or which simply create a feeling of being transported to a vibrant, bustling setting, Seeing Sounds will exhibit works from a selection of visual artists, have evening talks where we will discuss the theme, spoken word poetry performances and live musicians (think jazz, Afrobeats and neo-soul).

Participating visual artists are: Dennis Osadebe, Derrick Ofosu Boateng, Euan RobertsJumoke Sanwo, Moufouli Bello and Williams Chechet.

Here is the schedule for the 7 day show:

Tuesday 1 October (OPENING DAY): the gallery will open to the public from 10am until 7pm for artwork previews. The opening evening will be from 7pm until 10pm, with music and free welcome drinks for early arrivals! 

Wednesday 2 October: the gallery will be open to the public from 10am until 8pm.

Thursday 3 October (TALKS + POETRY NIGHT): the gallery will be open to the public from 10am until 7pm. From 7pm until 10pm, there will be spoken word poetry performances by Nate the Lyricist and Careen Latoya and talks discussing the theme in the gallery.

Friday 4 October: the gallery will be open to the public from 10am until 8pm.

Saturday 5 October (LISTENING PARTY + LIVE MUSIC NIGHT): the gallery will be open to the public from 10am until 7pm. From 7pm until 10pm, there will be a listening party and live music performances by Brother Portrait and Alxndr London.

Sunday 6 October: the gallery will be open to the public from 10am until 8pm.

Monday 7 October: the gallery will be open to the public from 10am until 2pm.

For any enquiries, please email us at: info@houseofafricanart.com.

We look forward to welcoming you into the House of African Art!

Maryam Lawal

Founder

The House of African Art Ltd

www.houseofafricanart.com

Curators

House of African Art

Exhibiting artists

Derrick Ofosu Boateng

Williams Chechet

Euan Roberts

Jumoke Sanwo

Dennis Osadebe

Moufouli Bello

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