What’s on? AQNB’s weekly list of events + openings around London, Feb 27 – Mar 5

, 27 February 2018
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Every week we trawl through our emails so you don’t have to. Special shout out goes to Leicester’s Two Queens who will open their new show on 3 March with artist Claire Davies, The Valley of Lost Things alongside Liam Proudman in the project space

 

 
Events

Going Turkish in Bethnal Green: UK premiere of Benim Varoş Hikayem’s My Suburban Story  @ The Hamlet’s Pop-Up Cinema in Oxford House on 27 Feb

Service No 5,  a series of performances by Adam Linder at South London Gallery at selected dates from 28 Feb to 11 Mar

The Future is a Collective Project with Suzanne Treister at SPACE on 28 Feb

Novara IRL: MeToo, Now What? at CLF Art Cafe, Bussey Building on 28 Feb

VAT Notice 702: Works of Art with Frederique Pisuisse at changing room on 2 Mar

A Farewell to Progress talk with Rose-Anne Gush, Dorine van Meel, Naomi Tattum and Wail Qasim at South London Gallery on 2 Mar

Rye Wax presents DJ Haram (Discwoman) on 2 Mar

Cuntemporary presents, New Systems: queer and feminist curatorial practice roundtable at the Royal Academy of Arts on 3 Mar

PS/Y Projects: Fiona James and Jessica Wiesner, You Are That Technicality at Flat Time House on 3 Mar

No Symbols #11 w/ LG vs Covco, TSVI vs Wallwork, Beneath and Chloe Frieda at Ormside Projects on 3 Mar

Tenderpixel present, 3049 Clubnight with Scratcha DVA, Logos, Cõvco, patten and Moonbow (SIREN DJs) at Five Miles on 4 Mar

 

Openings

Rob Chavasse, The gallerist at The Sunday Painter, opening 1 Mar and running to 29 Mar

Sophia al-maria, ilysm at Project Native Informant, opening on 1 Mar and running to 21 Apr

Gaby Sahhar and Rosie Grace Ward, Totally Different Animals at Arcadia Missa. opening 2 Mar and running to 29 Mar

Ian Cheng and Sondra Perry at Serpentine Galleries, opening 5 Mar and running to 3 Jun. 

 

Fragmented, reformulated, multifaceted: The ever-shifting body online & its means of articulation in ‘meet space’ for Les Urbaines

Jared Davis, 18 December 2018

“Sell-out” isn’t such a dirty word anymore: On the effects of corporate & institutional co-optation within counterculture at the ‘Assimilation Politics’ roundtable

aqnb, Monday

Brisbane’s Ditchdog echoes into an abyss of slow drones & indecipherability for ‘This One Won’t Do’ out on Intruder Alert

aqnb, Friday

Shayu ‘Int. Carma’ is an ornate weave of inspirations across classical piano, a trip to China & early 20th century Russian ballet

Thursday

Open pores of perception: Britta Thie on commerce, individuals & self-presentation in a drag-and-drop from the mall to the museum

Yves Decline, Wednesday

“It just takes a second, it’s done.” Nazar’s Enclave conjures the reality of war in its cut & thrust update on Angolan & Portugese kuduro

Steph Kretowicz, 11 December 2018

“There’s no better time to exploit an oral fixation.” New poetry by Gabby Bess

10 December 2018

Exploring the body unconscious through VR in Mélodie Mousset’s HanaHana: Full Bloom with Treti Galaxie

7 December 2018

A view from Junk Bay: Alexmalism rummages through the sonic landfill of consumerism, colonialism & deterritorialisation in TKO

aqnb, 7 December 2018

Honami Higuchi finds catharsis from traumatic experiences in the body-performance of Torque as Mira with Raphael Leray

6 December 2018

A pheromone encounter with the Chemical Charm exhibition at Silicon IVIalley

6 December 2018

Future forward: Ashley Holmes on the language of things to exist within & Black radio as a way to document culture

3 December 2018

Makeda’s ‘Me, First’ traces the colonial histories of Australia & the UK through her own faded ties to an unfamiliar Afro-Caribbean heritage

aqnb, 29 November 2018

“My body’s unglued.” Tendryl invokes a slow melt of liquified space in a post-truth moment for the club, noise & trap of Knaves

aqnb, 29 November 2018

Kneading through the collaborative work of Corinna Helenelund & Lukas Q Hoffmann at Titanik, Turku

28 November 2018