What’s on? AQNB’s weekly list of events + openings around London: Feb 14 – Feb 20

, 15 February 2018

Every week we trawl through our emails so you don’t have to, here is our pick of events and openings happening in and around London this week. Special shout out to Primary Lates at venues across Notthingham tonight, February 15.


Kilbourne / LIZZ / UNITI at VFD on 15 Feb

A Lowki Valentines Survivors Special with Larry B, Klein and James Massiah @ Cafe Oto on 16 Feb

Oscillate Wildly & Janus presents: Amnesia Scanner (DJ), Hitmakerchinx & DJ Aaron, Jam City, Lotic, Pandora’s Jukebox, Oxhy at Corsica Studios on 16 Feb

Something 3 Be Scared Of with Sam Keogh, Joseph Noonan-Ganley and Linda Stupart at no.w.here on 16 Feb

PS/Y’s Hysteria and Cinenova Distribution present an evening of film, Hysteria and the Hybrid Body at Cafe Oto on 17 Feb

Bala Club 2018: St. Valentines Day Massacre at Emily’s Bar on 17 Feb

Talk by Maria Walsh, Performative therapeutics in contemporary artists’ moving image at Jerwood Visual Arts on 19 Feb

Transcending species, Transcending gender,  Transcending nations, an evening of moving image, sound and performance at Deptford Cinema on 19 Feb



Chris Kilmartin, On Real Life on the online platform Cosmos Carl, running 16 Feb – 2 Mar

Verity Birt’s, Deformation Attends Her at Black Tower Projects running 17 Feb – 31 Mar

Stine Deja & Marie Munk’s, Synthetic Seduction at Annka Kultys running 21 Feb – 24 Mar

Memory & mythologies in the fantastical landscapes of Kris Lemsalu Malone & Kyp Malone Lemsalu

10 August 2020

Casey MQ hybridizes ambient & post-club to create a pop-ready ballad on the uplifting production of ‘What About Us’

aqnb, Friday

Thoom navigates transience & Lebanese heritage on the visceral acoustics of ‘Sound of a Heavy Stone’

aqnb, Thursday

On being non-binary: Meme artist Kaino Wennerstrand commits a long-form poem encouraging us to come together as workers


Anthropocene relics & digital decay in the artificial interventions of Bob Bicknell-Knight’s real world objects

3 August 2020

Anonymous, anti-brand & totally absurd: GoonnCity debuts a mix with an interview on creating a community without rules

31 July 2020

For what it’s worth, Part 2: Editor Steph Kretowicz on holding space & how to #keepAQNBalive to close our month-long push for subscriptions

Steph Kretowicz, 30 July 2020

Abstracted reflections of place, memory & sound system culture in Ashley Holmes’ A Free Moment solo exhibition

27 July 2020

Lil Asaf & Khadije mesh experimental dub beats with forceful rap lyricism on the provocative electronics of ‘Balki’

aqnb, 24 July 2020

Speaking in Symbols: Cristine Brache chats cultural erasure, codified behaviours & inscribing new histories on AQNB’s Artist Statement

22 July 2020

Protest art culture jams: Curtly Thomas talks art & music as a bridge to conversation & community-building

21 July 2020

Spectral objects & eerie void in a disused record pressing plant with Hyperlink’s Silent Machines film project

20 July 2020

The music video for Gajek’s kraut-inspired ‘When You Play The Flute, But Your Mother Is Like…’ is an ironically literal take on electroacoustic music

17 July 2020

Renick Bell’s ‘Organize & Unite’ brandishes rave algorithms to challenge perception & control

aqnb, 17 July 2020

Against aesthetic conformity: Between two stars cover designer Helin Şahin talks the question of belonging & escaping the limits of perception

16 July 2020