Exhibition Events

Slow Boat Summer 2012/ Propeller/ Benedict Drew

3 August - 26 August
Preview: Thursday 2 August, 6.30-8.30pm


Saturday 4 August, 4 – 6pm: Slow Boat Summer 2012 London Launch
Join Propeller and IYP to celebrate Slow Boat’s arrival at Chisenhale Gallery.
 
Sunday 5 August, 2 – 5pm: Family Workshop
A free drop-in workshop led by artist Sam Belinfante with IYP and Propeller members, inspired by their journey on the Grand Union canal.
 
Tuesday 7 August, 10.30 – 11.30am: Coffee Morning
You are invited to a coffee morning aboard Slow Boat and a special viewing of the exhibition by Benedict Drew and Propeller. Cakes are generously provided by the East End Women's Institute.
 
Wednesday 8 August, 7pm: Film Screening
A film programme selected by Benedict Drew, including Memo Mori (2009) by Emily Richardson, narrated by Iain Sinclair, and Housing Problems (1935) by Arthur Elton presented in the gallery.
 
Thursday 9 August, 7pm: Performance Evening
An evening of live music performances aboard the boat and in the gallery, by artist Lee Patterson and Propeller member Ruth Elliot.
 
Saturday 11 August, 3pm: Networks: Radio and The Waterways
A discussion about canal networks and radio networks with Ed Baxter of Resonance 104.4 fm, and Graham Fisher MBE from the Canal and River Trust.

All events are free but booking is advised. Please ask at the front desk for further details and to make a reservation.

Special opening hours during Slow Boat Summer 2012:
3 – 12 August, 1-6pm, every day

Exhibition continues:
15 -26 August, Wednesday-Sunday, 1-6pm



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