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23.08.21

MAKE IT A GOOD WEEK


WORK TIME

BERTRAND RUSSELL / In his prescient 1932 essay In Praise of Idleness, philosopher Bertrand Russell challenges workaholism,  dismantling the myth of work as an end in itself and reinstating comfort and 'enoughness' as the ideal outcome. 


BREAK TIME

WHITECHAPEL GALLERY SALE / A one day, online-only sale, featuring 25 editions under £250 (with limited numbers available). Put it in your diary for Wed 1 Sept / midday - midnight.


PEOPLE 

FUTURE HACKNEY /  A long-term project documenting social change in east London, co-authored by a collective of visual artists with an emphasis on young local talent. The Ridley Road Stories archive of Hackney's African and Caribbean communities is currently on display at the Red Cross Building in Dalston. 

PLACES

DESIGN LONDON / Tickets are on sale for the inaugural design festival, which will include topical discussions, talks by artists like Yinka Ilori, lighting installations and a Danish Pavilion. Wed 22 - Sat 25 Sept.

PIC: image from Ridley Road Stories, Future Hackney

COUNTDOWN TO THURSDAY...

Just 3 days to go until the ARC Club Homerton neighbourhood knees up. 

Thu 26 Aug / 6pm - LATE

DJ @ 7pm
Food @ 8pm
2-4-1 drinks 

Feat. exhibition PARKLIFE by Sophia Spring - “a love song to Hackney's green spaces". 

And we'll be giving away FREE DAY PASSES too.

RSVP

PIC: Hackney Marshes E9, Sophia Spring