Alicia Bastos review: Turfed, rescuing the social values in football

“One thing is to have an amazing idea, the other is how you make that happen” said Turfed Director Brazilian Renato Rocha as he welcomes me at the Hackney Downs’ door. Some of the challenges of Brazilian’s development have been brought to this 10 months long production. Renato travelled Egypt, Tanzania and Kenya with the Street Children World Cup team, which gave him a broader understating of the life of children on the streets. Photo by Ellie... Read More

MANIFEST-ACTION BRAZIL

MANIFEST – ACTION BRAZIL A touring exhibition and film screenings against the violations of human rights in Brazil MANIFEST – ACTION BRAZIL ON TOUR 21 October – Vienna, Austria 23 – 27 October – GRAZ, Austria 30 October – Zürich, Switzerland LOCATIONS & TIMES: VIENNA Exhibition & Film Screenings 21 Oct 6-9pm Location: Centro Once Stadtteilzentrum Simmering Centro 11 1110 Wien, Schneidergasse 15a http://www.centro-once.org/ GRAZ ... Read More

Conscientia, Latin American Consciousness

“The totality of beliefs and sentiments common to the average members of a society forms a determinate system with a life of its own. It can be termed the collective or creative consciousness.” (Emile Durkheim) Art at Lloyds’ presents Conscientia: Latin American Consciousness, a group exhibition of colonial and contemporary painting and sculpture in the distinguished Lloyds Club in London, curated by Art at Lloyds’ Programme Manager Lavínia... Read More