Exhibition Events

Nicholas Mangan

Ancient Lights
3 July - 30 August 2015
Preview: Thursday 2 July 2015, 6.30-8.30pm


Tuesday 7 July, 7pm Max Andrews and Mariana Cánepa Luna join artist Nicholas Mangan in conversation to discuss Mangan's new work and concepts of transmission and cyclical progression recurring in his practice. Andrews and Cánepa Luna run Latitudes, an independent curatorial office based in Barcelona. This event is free to attend but booking is recommended. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.

Thursday 16 July, 7pm The Aesthetics of Energy: How is energy converted into culture? Rebecca Wright considers the ways that culture can be read as a transformation of energy, drawing from examples such as geographer Ellsworth Huntington, who read the European Renaissance as evidence of the high levels of mental energy brought about by its climate. Rebecca Wright is a writer and research associate on the AHRC ‘Material Cultures of Energy’ research project at Birkbeck College, London. This event is free to attend but booking is recommended. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.  

Friday 17 July, 9 – 10.30am A coffee morning and special viewing of the exhibition with cakes generously provided by the East End Women’s Institute. Free to attend, no booking required.

Saturday 1 August, 2pm Writer and recent Curator in Residence at LUX, Ellen Greig leads a gallery tour of Nicholas Mangan’s show exploring the geographical territories, from earth to outer space, present in the films. Greig draws on her own research into verticality and the limits of the visible in artist moving image. This event is free to attend but booking is recommended. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.

Saturday 8 August, 12 – 2pm Photogram Workshop for families Artist Elisavet Kalpaxi leads a workshop for families to create photograms, unique photographs made without cameras. Programmed in collaboration with Chisenhale Art Place.
This event is free to attend but places are strictly limited and booking is essential. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.

Propeller Event: Saturday 8 August, 3 – 5pm Photogram Workshop for young people Artist Elisavet Kalpaxi leads a photogram workshop for young people. Programmed in collaboration with Chisenhale Art Place.
This event is free to attend but places are strictly limited and booking is essential. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.