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

, 27 February 2018

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



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



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. 


Entangled subjects & the body explored in the queer photography of Patrick McNabb at New York’s haul gallery


Drummer Severin Black shifts his rhythmic instinct into overdrive with the marching industrial techno of ‘Strammer’ as Nape

aqnb, Friday

J. Ka Ching’s euphoric death drive is distilled in the industrial rave rush of ‘Foament Into Light (feat. Lockbox & Ornine)’

aqnb, Thursday

“A voice inside a wasps’ nest calling.” Swan Meat unveils new poems for upcoming EP & exclusive remix ahead of Paranormal Storytime

22 January 2020

Hunting, playing, calling, cruising: Poetic devices as tools of (queer) weaponry according to Billy John Bultheel & Alexander Iezzi

Tamara Hart, 20 January 2020

Anxiety, objectification & zombie apocalypse in Eliza Douglas & Puppies Puppies (aka Jade Kuriki Olivo)’s joint exhibition

20 January 2020

Ange Halliwell evokes pastoral memory & lucid dream melancholia with his futurist neo-classical ‘Summer Day & Autumn Day’

16 January 2020

Rise of the nerd: Mary-Audrey Ramirez, LUKAS8K & Madalina Stanescu on gaming & the aesthetics of disappointment

Steph Kretowicz, 14 January 2020

Examining authenticity, tourism & our gig economy moment in the SUPERHOST, curated by Like A Little Disaster & PANE project

13 January 2020

Club Late Music expands the Global URL Nation with Bungalovv & Kuthi Jin’s ‘Grove Fires’ for their GUN-X series

aqnb, 8 January 2020

Nick Malkin’s ‘Into The Light ’93’ contemplates the elegantly understated late night embers of a Los Angeles ambient noir

aqnb, 7 January 2020

A glimpse into a cross section of the cultural & political present in the text & mixed media works of October 2019

6 January 2020

Steve & Samantha work through the hurt & the humour of having feelings with the unstable anti-folk of ‘Painkiller’

aqnb, 21 December 2019

Making kin with plastics, post-consumer waste & a joie de vivre in the ‘pretty pollutedness’ of Clementine Edwards’ Sweetheart

16 December 2019

“Too bad it’s sinking”. (Self-) surveillance, climate dread & other existential terror at Miami’s Borscht Resurrected

Steph Kretowicz, 13 December 2019