Thirty years after the ICA’s 1984/85 Jean-Michel Basquiat exhibition, the artist’s only UK solo presentation, art historian and senior Jungian analyst Irene Cioffi Whitfield presents a lecture on the psychological life and work of this artist.
Where Theory Belongs is a series of ten lectures programmed and chaired by Dr. Stephen Wilson as part of CCW’s General Theory Forum, which places the excitement of theory back into the hands of the speaker and the audience.
This Friday Salon aims to investigate feminist media art practices through documentation of pre-Internet, early net art and media art, examining the ways in which new media, technology and mass digital culture interact with the human body and its expressions of identity.
Dr. Sharon Kinsella is currently a lecturer in Japanese visual culture at the University of Manchester. Areas of specialism include cuteness, schoolgirl and gyaru culture, Japanese transracialism, otaku subculture, the manga industry, men’s comics and weekly magazines
Wrestling with Bacon is a curated evening of screenings and talks which explores the links between popular culture in 1950s Britain and the more controversial subject matter of Francis Bacon's early canvases.