Saturday 14th - Sunday 15th October
Perienne Christian, 'Everyday Weeds'
Saturday 11th November
W.H.Auden recital at the Art House
Award winning duo Hirohisho Amako and Yi-Shing Cheng, from the Royal Academy of Music will perform Dickinson's eight Auden songs. Peter Dickinson talks about meeting the great poet W.H.Auden and setting his poetry to music.
Please note: All openings are Saturday 11am-4pm, unless stated otherwise.
Saturday drinks opening from 12-2pm.
ALIVE in the UNIVERSE trip to Venice -
16th - 23rd October
Everyday Weeds - Saturday 14th October and Sunday 15th October, 10am-4pm
In this exhibition, Perienne will be showing recent work made at or near her studio in Bawdsey and the results of her residency at the Lookout. This work investigates landscape and place through the lens of everyday weeds. Weeds are at best overlooked and at worst totally annihilated in our culture. But if we look to our not-too-distant past, many of these same weeds were prized for their food and medicinal properties. They hold our history and folklore in their
Perienne spends time walking, drawing and collecting these plants, which she then eats, ferments or makes medicines from, building an understanding of them that then goes into her artwork.