Chisenhale Open Weekend 17-19 May 2019

Join us for Open Weekend 17-19th May 2019!

Each year, Chisenhale Dance Space, Chisenhale Gallery and Chisenhale Studios open the doors of our shared building for a free weekend of open studios, tours, exhibitions, performance and events. Everyone is welcome to join us.
(*Evening performances at Chisenhale Dance Space are ticketed events)

Here’s the schedule so far (please check back closer to the weekend as more events are added):

Friday 17th May 6-9pm
Studios:
Artist studios are all open, plus
Lost and Found Out, a collection of everyday evidence and found material curated by Charlotte and Charlotte during their residency at Victoria Park.
And Your Head, Mind, an event-exhibition by artist and poet Josh Leon in collaboration with artist Luli Perez.

Gallery:
A presentation of the new commission and first solo exhibition in an institution by London-based artist Mandy El-Sayegh. More info

Dance Space:
Performance: ‘Snakes’
Jia-Yu Corti & Owen Ridley-DeMonick
7:30pm | £7.50 | Book Online

 

Saturday 18th May 
Studios 1-6pm:
Artists studios are all  open plus
Lost and Found Out, a collection of everyday evidence and found material curated by Charlotte and Charlotte during their residency at  Victoria Park.

1.30-4.30pm Guided Studio tours with a five minute intro to each artist/studio.  You can join at any point, just ask at front reception on arrival if you’d like to know current location.

Gallery 12-6pm:
A presentation of the new commission and first solo exhibition in an institution by London-based artist Mandy El-Sayegh. More info
plus
2-4pm  Grrrl Zine Fair will lead a workshop in zine-making and drawing for children aged 5 – 11 years, and their parents or carers, in response to the exhibition. More info

Dance Space:
1.15-2pm A free taster event of the popular fun, creative kids class.  No experience, or tutus, necessary. Ages 5-9. More Info

4-5pm  Free Improvision workshop with Lewys Holt and Eleanor Sikorski who will guide participants through a workshop devoted to improvision.  Ages 18+ More Info

7.30pm Performance: Roadhouse
Hosted by Eleanor Sikorski and Lewys Holt
£7.50 | Book Online

 

Sunday 19th May
Studios 1-6pm:
Artists studios are all  open plus
Lost and Found Out, a collection of everyday evidence and found material curated by Charlotte and Charlotte during their residency at  Victoria Park.

Gallery 12-6pm:
A presentation of the new commission and first solo exhibition in an institution by London-based artist Mandy El-Sayegh. More info