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Risang Yuwono, Wonderland, 2012

Ibrahim Mahama, Installation view, Jamestown, Accra, 2013

Basir Mahmood, One For Each, Two For All (Triptych), 2013. Acrylic Face Mounted Photo Rag (30cm by 45 cm). Courtesy Grey Noise.

Love Enqvist, Christiania from Diggers and Dreamers series, C-print, 2009

FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER 6-9pm & SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER, 12-6pm

A unique opportunity to view the work of international artists-in-residence Love Enqvist (Sweden), Ibrahim Mahama (Ghana), Basir Mahmood (Pakistan) and Risang Yuwono (Indonesia). Screenings, tours, talks and other events will also take place over the weekend.

Our current exhibition The Lustful Turk by Patrizio Di Massimo is also on show throughout the weekend, and events on the Friday coincide with SLAM Last Fridays, a late night opening of over 90 galleries in South London.

OPEN STUDIO TOUR
FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER, 6.30pm

Gasworks’ Residencies Programmer leads an informal tour of the residency artists’ studios.

SCREENING: Basir Mahmood
FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER, 7.30pm

Pakistani artist Basir Mahmood presents a looped screening of some of his recent film works, which weave various threads of thoughts, findings and insights into poetic sequences and assorted narratives.

TALK: Residency Artists
SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER, 2pm

As part of the Open Studio Weekend, Gasworks’ visiting artists introduce their practice and discuss the projects they have pursued whilst in London.

PERFORMATIVE LECTURE: Magellania
SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER, 4pm

Swedish artist-in-residence Love Enqvist presents a performative lecture that explores the book Magellania by Jules Verne alongside the multiple narratives that surround Isla Navarino near Cape Horn in Patagonia. During the lecture, Enqvist will attempt to problematise different modes of representation by looking at the Patagonian colonisation of the area, touching upon notions of history, memory, film and the fragility of life within a community, as well as his own personal reflections on the subject matter.


All events are free.