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ART GUIDE

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WELCOME Welcome to the biggest edition of Kensington + Chelsea Art Week yet. There has never been a more important time for us to celebrate the hard work of our community, foster collaboration and support our local culture. We are proud to once again fill our borough with public art installations alongside a rich and diverse programme of cultural highlights, all developed and tailored in response to the momentous events of the past few months. The creative sector and art industry as we know it — like everything else — is deeply affected by the coronavirus. The arts have received a digital boost. Despite the abundance of cultural offerings on the Internet — virtual tours, exhibitions and much more – we have realised how much we need the real-life experience. Although museums and galleries have expanded their digital activities, the pandemic has raised a crucial question: “Who has access to art? Who can afford art today?” After months of uncertainty, and through my personal journey as Director of our festival, I have observed incredible resilience, collaboration and friendships develop between organisations and people that have inspired me and given me courage. They now share this with you. Not only has our festival been extended from three to 11 days with 10 locations added to our Public Art Trail, we have also built new partnerships to focus on mental health. Over 130 venues are taking part in this edition with more than 200 activities being held, ranging from online workshops to socially distanced wine tastings. It has been a collective effort. With our charity partner CW+ we focused on ways in which art can improve wellbeing; with Go Jauntly we developed self-guided discovery trails to encourage outdoors activity; with RBKC we offered support to musicians, artists and poets during lockdown. The enormous effort of our board together with the unwavering support of our sponsors have lead to our most important Kensington + Chelsea Art Week to date. Together, we will do our bit repair the damage wreaked by this unprecedented pandemic. Please enjoy the festival in a safe and respectful manner. Vestalia Chilton, Director KCAW.CO.UK KCAW.CO.UK

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KCAW20 HEADLINE PROJECTS

Each year, KCAW conceives and delivers an extraordinary array of Headline Projects. For the 2020 edition we have extended the range of public art installations, and bring to the borough new digital projects, curated walking tours and poetry displays for all to enjoy. KCAW brings eleven days of public art festivities across eight designated zones of the borough and online, brimming with exclusive events and exhibitions. Follow the Public Art Trail from Sloane Square to White City and Holland Park to Latimer Road. Explore the borough and experience exclusive content with the new Culture Map and curated self-guided walks with Go Jauntly. Responding for the first time to an overarching curatorial theme, all KCAW20 Headline Projects take as their inspiration the theme of TRANSFORMATION. Visit kcaw.co.uk to find out more about our projects, view the full Kensington + Chelsea Art Week programme, and book your place onto popular talks and events.

PUBLIC ART TRAIL The KCAW Public Art Trail creates temporary landmarks across Kensington and Chelsea, connecting the borough through an evolving discovery trail, explored on foot and through digital experiences. Previous installations included work by Terry O’Neill, Laura Ford, Amanda Parer, James Capper and Richard Woods. The extended Public Art Trail for this year would not have been possible without the support of our Principal Sponsor Cadogan and Kensington and Chelsea Council. In order to give greater visibility to locally based creative talent, KCAW20 hosted an Open Call to artists to submit artworks to be installed in a variety of public spaces during KCAW20, responding to the KCAW20 Curatorial Theme: TRANSFORMATION.

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“Despite enormous uncertainties we have maintained a strong team and more than doubled our festival activity for 2020. Our single ambition during these difficult times was to support our local cultural organisations and to endorse the resilience and hard work of our community.” Vestalia Chilton, KCAW Director and Founder

The shortlisted proposals were selected by an Art Committee of names from across the visual arts, culture, literature and media worlds including: RBKC Mayor Cllr Will Pascal, artist Conrad Shawcross, Diane Morgan from Westway Arts, Jo Stella-Sawicka, former Director of FRIEZE Sculpture Park and local resident, art consultant Kristie Kang, The Design Museum’s Josephine Chanter, photographer and local resident Richard Young and Cadogan’s Sophia Routledge. The KCAW20 Public Art Trail: + Alex Chinneck, ALPHABETTI SPAGHETTI, Bramley Rd + Alice Irwin, PEOPLE PLAY, Bramley Rd + Love Kensington + Chelsea Mural #4, Freston Rd + Chris Ruffoni, SOLARPHONES, Avondale Park + Maya Sanbar, WORDS ON THE HILL, The Coronet Theatre, Notting Hill Gate + Barnaby Barford, THIS EARTH OF MAJESTY, THIS SEAT OF MARS, Napoleon Garden, Holland Park + Toy Studio, IN BLOOM, Sloane Sq + Liz West, THROUGH N. 3, Duke of York Sq + The Chelsea Theatre Light Installation, World’s End Piazza + FOUND FICTION, borough wide + Amy Jackson, LITTLE VOICES, Digital installation Discover exclusive behind-the-scenes content about each work on the new KCAW digital Culture Map, providing unique insights about the installations and the artists who created them: map.kcaw.co.uk

ART IN WINDOWS A new addition this year is Art in Windows featuring local artists and creative studios who will transform store windows along the iconic King’s Road and Kensington High Street, through a series of exhibitions and imaginative interventions. As the high street responds to the pandemic, these empty retail spaces will be brought to life with works by local artists to engage passers-by in a celebration of culture and creativity. KCAW.CO.UK

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KCAW X CHELSEA WINDOWS Kensington + Chelsea Art Week is collaborating with exciting local artists and creative studios to activate store windows along iconic Chelsea streets and King’s Road, through a series of exhibitions and imaginative interventions. Participating stores are displaying works by local artists during KCAW20, carefully curated by Caroline Boseley [KCAW] with support from Sarah Farrugia [KCAW]. The Royal Borough has a long history of artistic collaboration, creative discourse and urban counterculture. The high street has long been an inspiration and hub for creatives. For instance, King‘s Road has been connected to designers such as Mary Quant, Vivienne Westwood; musicians Malcolm McLaren and Led Zeppelin. It was the residence of celebrated actors and artists; and is home to many innovative institutions, like the Saatchi Gallery and The Fashion School. Inspired by the area, drawing on its cultural legacy, and the success of Chelsea In Bloom (which has taken place since 2006, during the week of Chelsea Flower Show), where retailers create beautiful window displays with flowers, our aim is to showcase the work of artists who live or work within Kensington and Chelsea. KCAW x Chelsea Windows is supported by Sloane Stanley.

KCAW X HIGH STREET KENSINGTON The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea has commissioned eight retail art installations which will be installed in vacant retail premises along Kensington High Street, which will stay in-situ until Christmas with participating artists including Shuster & Moseley, Dotmaster, Lindsay Mendick and Catriona Robertson. Visit kcaw.co.uk to find out more about each venue and participating artists.

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KCAW CULTURE MAP KCAW20 sees the launch of the new interactive Culture Map, featuring venues across the borough alongside unique digital content by local organisations and cultural leaders. Visitors to the Art Week can explore venues, public art installation, and historical and cultural landmarks nearby, according to their interests and location. Visitors can also explore the Public Art Trail and the Windows installations via the Culture Map, gaining access to exclusive content and more information about the installations, their site, and the artists who created them. The Culture Map is conceived as a digital extension of the originally planned KCAW Art Bus, connecting places of interest with Spoken Word and Film Recordings. Supported by RBKC Arts Grant. Vist the Culture Map: map.kcaw.co.uk

KCAW TOURS WITH GO JAUNTLY Join behind-the-scenes adventures through Portobello Road’s music history to Chelsea’s literary tours, as part of series of curated guided walks designed by the KCAW Advisory Board and local cultural icons. Available via the app Go Jauntly, the walks offer insight and uncover hidden histories of the local area.

OPEN DOORS 360 “This project provides a meaningful opportunity to anyone with internet access anywhere in the world, to glimpse into the world of these unique artists, in a very personal way.” – Maya Sanbar, Director, Open Doors

Open Doors 360 is an ongoing series of short, immersive 360 degree interviews with artists living or working in West London and taking part in Kensington + Chelsea Art Week 2020. Take a 360 degree ‘sneak peek’ into 10 contemporary artist studios and favourite West London spots. These 5-8 minute interviews were filmed from inside the artists‘ studio or a key location relevant to their practice during

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Open Doors 360 is produced by Maya Sanbar of Chasing the Light Studio in partnership with Damian Rayne of Muse Films and The Galleries Association, supported by the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council’s Arts Grants Scheme. These films give audiences a unique behind the scenes access into artists’ studios, creative minds and latest work. Artists: + Piers Butler + Kate Daudy + Lucille Dweck + Mark Elie + Nickolas Grace + I Sis + Danny Lane + Alison Jackson + Joe Rush + Terence Stamp

KCAW POETRY DISPLAYS To celebrate the third edition of KCAW and in order to give greater visibility to locally based creative talent, KCAW20 launched an Open Call to writers and spoken word artists to submit poems to be displayed in the windows of participating venues throughout the borough. Successful proposals are featured as part of the KCAW20 Public Art Trail. Find them all on our Participants’ windows and on kcaw.co.uk.

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FANTASIES OF EXHIBITION ROAD ARTISTS AND SCIENTISTS RE-IMAGINE ALBERTOPOLIS

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Fantasies of Exhibition Road is a collaboration between Imperial College London who lead the Great Exhibition Road Festival (GERF), KCAW, and co-curator and participating artist Remi Rough alongside other International artists. The project sees a diverse collection of artists create digital fantasies of iconic places on or around Exhibition Road in Albertopolis. Artists are invited to re-imagine the iconic street and its buildings, inspired by the location and their engagement with Imperial world-leading research on the project theme of Mental Health and Wellbeing. The Fantasy Project concept was launched by Ian Davenport in March during the Covid -19 UK lockdown, when physical places could only be visited virtually, and experiences shared on social media at a time when the world was connected mainly by digital technology.

“I wanted to start a special series of posts on Instagram which are ‘fantasy projects’ these will be ambitious digital renderings on architectural sites and iconic buildings. If we can’t physically do them at least we can still dream!” – Ian Davenport

See Exhibition Road in a whole new light as it is transformed by a diverse collection of artists and discover fantastical digital visions of the iconic buildings in our cultural quarter. www.greatexhibitionroadfestival.co.uk

Artwork by Remi Rough

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DAVID HILL GALLERY TÊTE-À-TÊTES

David Hill Gallery is an art gallery on Ladbroke Grove specialising in photography. Established in 2015, the gallery shows both classic 20th century and also contemporary photography, often shining a light on previously unseen work.

345 Ladbroke Grove, W10 6HA davidhillgallery.net

During KCAW20 David Hill Gallery and Carrie Scott present TÊTE-À-TÊTES, a group exhibition of West African portraiture.

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The show features the photographs of Sanlé Sory (Burkina Faso), Malick Sidibé (Mali), and Leonce Raphael Agbodjélou and Rachidi Bissiriou (Benin). Bissiriou’s work is previously unseen.

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Tête-à-Têtes, West African Portraiture, from Independence into the 21st Century Until 28 Nov

GOLDFINGER FACTORY

Goldfinger Factory is an awardwinning social enterprise that creates sustainable, high-quality furniture and interiors. Alongside this, its teaching academy educates people in craft and sustainable woodworking, offering free training and apprenticeships to those facing financial hardship. Goldfinger Factory is located on the ground floor of the iconic grade-II listed Trellick Tower in the heart of North Kensington. The space

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combines a furniture showroom, woodworking workshop and teaching academy, as well as a Sicilian café, where they offer monthly community meals to feed the vulnerable and combat social isolation.

13-15 Golborne Rd, W10 5NY +44 (0)20 3302 0900 goldfingerfactory.com

Pop in to grab a coffee or lunch, explore Goldfinger Factory’s collection of products for sustainable living, or find out how you can make a social impact by commissioning a new piece of furniture for your home.

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KCAW AND GOLDFINGER FACTORY PRESENT: OPEN DOORS

Celebrating the enduring creativity of the borough, KCAW has been busy during lockdown, collaborating with Maya Sanbar of Chasing the Light studio and Damian Rayne of Muse Films to produce 10 films with artists working across the borough. KCAW has joined forces with North Kensington’s premier design and maker social enterprise, Goldfinger Factory, to present the Open Doors films on a big screen in HD. The films will be showing daily in Goldfinger Factory’s showroom underneath Trellick Tower on Golborne Road, alongside an exhibition of the artists’ works from the films, and an opportunity to view and purchase original artworks and stunning behind-the-scenes photographs. With artists ranging from Terence Stamp performing live on stage, to Lucille Dweck painting en plein air in Hyde Park, Open Doors highlights

the diversity and commitment of the creative community in RBKC. There will also be the opportunity to visit Goldfinger Factory’s workshop and see a maker at work, while exploring their collection of sustainable furniture and lifestyle products, including items from their partner social enterprise ISHK AR, who promote craftsmanship from countries that have been affected by conflict. The Open Doors Films will be shown on loop throughout the festival. Lunch, coffee and cakes will be on offer in Goldfinger Factory’s in-house Sicilian café Panella. Participating Artists: Joe Rush, I Sis, Alison Jackson, Terence Stamp, Nicholas Grace, Mark Elie, Lucille Dweck, Piers Butler, Danny Lane, Kate Daudy.

Goldfinger Factory 13-15 Golborne Rd, W10 5NY +44 (0)20 3302 0900 goldfingerfactory.com 1-10 Oct Mon–Sat | 10am–6pm Sun | Closed Disabled access: yes kcawlondon goldfingerfactory goldfingerhq goldfingerfactory Private Views + Live Streamed Artists Talks Fri 9 + Sat 10 Oct 10am-6pm Booking required, visit KCAW website for details

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GRAFFIK GALLERY

Graffik Gallery has a reputation for being the capital’s prime street art destination. The gallery has carved a master status in the movemens of the urban art genre. You can view works by Banksy, Dotmaster, Stik, Alec Monopoly, Bambi, TRUST.iCON & Robin Coleman to name a few. Graffik does not cater purely for the collector, they open up their doors by offering graffiti workshops that allow anyone to submerge themselves in this amazing culture. The Gallery’s expertise is down to its insight and being at the forefront of this industry, they were the first street art gallery in West London and the first to bring graffiti workshops to the world.

KAMITAN ARTS

Kamitan Arts CIC is a non-profit community company operating in North Kensington. Their objectives are to explore cultural identity and the heritage of our diverse community, as well as highlighting injustices and empowering women. They do this by promoting community cohesion and the understanding of humanitarian issues through the performing arts.

284 Portobello Rd, W10 5TE

Mon-Sun | 11am-6pm Disabled access: limited graffikgallery graffikgallery graffikgallery Graffiti Workshops Visit gallery website for full schedule

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Since the lockdown Kamitan Arts has been connecting with the community virtually to alleviate isolation and nurture wellbeing. Uncompromisingly thriving with resilience and transformative projects, such as P O E T RY 4 GRE NF E L L which resulted in a multi-lingual book.

LAYLOW

Laylow is a restaurant and club nestled in a quiet corner of Golborne Road at the foot of London’s iconic Trellick Tower. A bolthole for creatives, Laylow is where music and food meet exceptional design.

10 Golborne Rd, W10 5PE +44 (0)2089696000 laylow.co.uk Tue-Sat | 12pm-late Disabled access: yes

It boasts a live music venue, a lounge and a private dining room with its own rooftop terrace – all designed by Bella Freud, Nicholas Kilner and Taz. Pop down to Laylow to see the infamous artworks that are hung throughout the building, from Fergus Greer, Annie Leibovitz, Joseph Kosouth, Richard Corman, Basquiat any many more...

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MUSEUM OF BRANDS WHEN BRANDS TAKE A STAND

THE RHYTHM STUDIO FOUNDATION MUSIC MARATHON CHALLENGE

A treasure trove of retro design and memories, the Museum of Brands explores how brands shape our world. There you will find galleries full of oddities and wonders, revealing the history of consumer culture decade by decade. Discover over 12,000 items that illuminate how brands and culture evolve over time.

111-117 Lancaster Rd, W11 1QT +44 (0)20 7243 9611 museumofbrands.com

What happens when a frozen food brand takes a stand against palm oil production, or a sports brand fights for equal rights? WHEN BRANDS TAKE A STAND presents T V commercials, posters and packaging to function as a platform for these questions.

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Local music charity, The Rhythm Studio Foundation (RSF) provides opportunities to disadvantaged young people in schools, hospitals and community groups. RSF is appealing to the public and local businesses for help in its major fundraising campaign coinciding with The London Marathon on 4 October. From busking and dancing to cycling, running and baking, join The RSF Music Marathon Challenge to raise ÂŁ30,000 to secure the future of the charity.

Mon-Sat | 10am-6pm + Sun | 11am-5pm Disabled access: yes

Morley Kensington Wornington Rd, W10 5QQ +44 (0)20 8968 4631 rsfoundation.co.uk therhythmstudio rsfoundation_uk rsfoundationuk Music Marathon Challenge Online until 4 Oct smarturl.it/RSF-Challenge

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SERENA MORTON GALLERY

Serena Morton specialises in contemporary mid-career painting and sculpture. Morton began her art world career at Christie’s Auction House in 1994. She directed her first gallery in 2006 and in 2008 opened her first own label gallery. In 2013, Morton moved her business to Ladbroke Grove. During KCAW20 Serena Morton presents THE GALLERY COLLECTION, AUTUMN 2020.

343 Ladbroke Grove, W10 6HA +44 (0)7716558732 serenamorton.com Mon-Fri | 10am-4pm + Sat | 10am-2pm + Sun by appointment Disabled access: yes serenamorton serenamortongallery

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SMALL TRUTH THEATRE DIGITAL CARAVAN THEATRE

SPID THEATRE COMPANY

Small Truth Theatre presents DIGITAL CARAVAN THE ATRE, an online series of 15 minute long audio plays that have been inspired by their local area of North Kensington.

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Enjoy while out for a walk around the neighbourhood, or from the comfort of your own home. THE DIGITAL CARAVAN THE ATRE brings the most exciting theatre makers straight to your ears.

Digital Caravan Theatre Online 24/7 Includes BSL

SPID Theatre Company are a nonprofit theatre company, who use interactive, immersive techniques to create accessible participatory work that happens off stage and up close in estate community spaces and parks.

Ladbroke Grove, W10 5BQ spidtheatre.com

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All plays are available to listen/watch for free

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They offer drama workshops for young people aged 8-13, a Living History project for people aged 13-25 and activities to empower the local community for adults.

THE MUSE GALLERY ESSENTIALLY GREY + RESIDENCY PROGRAM

The Muse Gallery and Studio est. 2003 as an artist-led organisation. The gallery is situated in the heart of North Kensington amongst the Georgian houses of Portobello Rd. Throughout the year they open their doors to artists, curating the space to present a balance of emerging and professional artists. The Muse Gallery presents two exhibitions during KCAW20, first HANNA TEN DOORNK A AT – ESSENTIALLY GRE Y, followed by RESIDENCY PROGRAM 2020 – FINAL SHOW.

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269 Portobello Rd, W11 1LR themuseat269.com Thu-Sun | 12-6pm Disabled access: yes muse_at_ 269 muse_gallery Hanna Ten Doornkaat Essentially Grey Until 4 Oct Residency Program 2020 Final Show 8-25 Oct


THE PLAYGROUND THEATRE INFORM, ENTERTAIN, INSPIRE

“West London’s Playground Theatre is looking straight out at the world around it” – Susannah Clapp, The Observer.

Unit 8 Latimer Rd, W10 6RQ theplaygroundtheatre. london

The Playground is dedicated to enriching the lives of local people by offering inspirational experiences which reflect the rich diversity of its community.

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Working with established and emerging artists nationally and across the globe, its ethos of development and collaboration has fostered many bold and imaginative new works, supported by an awardwinning outreach programme.

VENTURE COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION VIRTUAL VENTURE CENTRE

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Based in the heart of Golborne, the Venture Centre was established in 1960 and comprises the oldest Adventure Playground in UK, a purpose-built Steel Panyard and a thriving Community Centre. Their panyard is currently home to the Glissando Steel Orchestra, a worldrenowned steel band directed by the master pan maker Bertrand Parris.

103a Wornington Rd, W10 5YB +44 (0)2089603234 venturecentre.org.uk

In response to lockdown, the Venture Community Association launched Virtual Venture Centre, where many of their community champion members have been holding free online sessions, classes and events.

Virtual Venture Centre Online 24/7

Westway Trust are a charity transforming the 23 acres of land under the Westway flyover into a thriving place for people to live, work and play. They work with over 60 member organisations ranging from community groups and residents’ associations to schools and sports clubs, as well as other local groups and people.

1 Thorpe Close, W10 5XL +44 (0)2089625720 westway.org

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ALEX CHINNECK: ALPHABETTI SPAGHETTI ALICE IRWIN: PEOPLE PLAY ALVESTON FINE ART BREATH IS INVISIBLE LOVE K+C MURAL #4 BRAMLEY STUDIO THE CORONET THEATRE CHRIS RUFFONI: SOLARPHONES

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ALEX CHINNECK ALPHABETTI SPAGHETTI

Alex Chinneck creates surreal sculptures and public artworks that disrupt the world around us. Drawing on the disciplines of art, architecture and engineering, he has been described as a “master of urban illusion” (The Guardian).

within half a mile of over 98% of the population and their design and colour help create a quintessentially British landscape. No variation to their design is allowed, except in very exceptional circumstances.

By introducing sculptural fluidity to a typically inflexible form, the work challenges expectations and promotes child-like wonder.

In recent years, Chinneck has been responsible for a succession of major public artworks, including flagship installations for London Design Festival and Milan Design Week Completed artworks to date include sliding the brick facade from a threestorey property; constructing a fullsize melting house from 7,500 wax bricks; creating the impression that a stone building on London’s Covent Garden Piazza was floating in mid-air; inverting a 37-metre electricity pylon to stand on its very tip; and unzipping the walls, floors and façade of a building in Milan.

Red pillar post boxes are a cultural icon in the UK and there are over 115,500 across the country as a whole. A Royal Mail post box stands

Whatever their scale or setting, Alex Chinneck’s artworks respond to their environment, making the world seem momentarily magical.

Chinneck’s most recent work, A L PH A BE T T I S PAGHE T T I, takes the form of a traditional red metal pillar post box that has been tied in a knot. The sculpture on Lockton St, Notting Hill, presented as part of the KCAW20 Public Art Trail, is one of a series of his knotted post boxes that have appeared overnight on streets across England over the past twelve months.

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ALICE IRWIN PEOPLE PLAY

KCAW20 presents the first installation in London of PEO PL E PL AY by Alice Irwin, a series of sculptures exploring Irwin’s long-term interest in the importance of play and of the playground, in particular as a vital place of freedom, interaction and fun. Commissioned by The Piece Hall in Halifax, PEO PL E PL AY is based on Irwin‘s bold, colourful and distinctive printed characters, with a reference to the former mill town’s textile heritage. Irwin works with print, etching and sculpture to reference childhood experiences and creates her own creatures from imaginary worlds. Her larger than life figures acknowledge the families that worked in the cottage industry of textiles, and subsequent Victorian mill workers whose contribution helped place Halifax on the world stage for cloth production.

Irwin hopes the works will inspire a love of play. Whilst the playground, innocence and imagination are integral themes in her practice, aspects of her work often explore a more unsettling subtext and thought-provoking themes. People Play references the importance of play and considers those children that worked long hours in the mills for whom it was not an option, and for some children around the world, is still the fact today.

Bramley Rd. W10 kcaw.co.uk aliceirwin.com 1 Oct 2020 - Jan 2021 kcawlondon alice.irwin_

Please visit KCAW website for workshops and seminars with the artists

PEO PL E PL AY is the first outdoor installation by Alice Irwin, who graduated in Printmaking from the Royal College of Art in 2018. Irwin often applies her knowledge of traditional print processes to sculpture and painting, pushing the boundaries of all three forms. She has received considerable attention over the past few years, exhibiting widely and winning the Contemporary Art Trust Prize in 2017.

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ALVESTON FINE ARTS LTD

Alveston Fine Arts Ltd represents artists that bring something unique to their craft, striving to change how we look at conventional art forms by using materials in imaginative ways. Alveston Fine Arts Ltd artists all bring fresh methods and ideas to their work.

285 Westbourne Grove, W11 2QA +44 (0)7801650780 alvestonfineart.com Mon-Tue | 10:30am-5pm Wed-Fri | 10:30am-6pm Sat | 8:30am-5:30pm Sun | 12:30-5:30pm Disabled access: no alvestonfineart alvestonfineart

ART IN FLUX LONDON ONLINE EXHIBITION

ART IN FLUX is a charitable organisation committed to furthering the development of the media arts community in the UK. The online exhibition presents the organisation to the public featuring photographs and video of key projects by ART IN FLUX. The exhibition also showcases art works by the ART IN FLUX founders and was created for Ars Electronica’s UK Garden Hub.

BREATH IS INVISIBLE JOY GREGORY : INVISIBLE LIFE FORCE OF PLANTS

A public art project, Breath is Invisible launched in Notting Hill with an installation of works by Khadija Saye, the young Gambian-British artist who tragically lost her life in the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017, aged just 24. Working collaboratively with young creatives and arts organisations in the area, Breath is Invisible was born out of an urgency to address issues of social inequality and injustice. Breath is Invisible is the brainchild of patron and businesswoman Eiesha Bharti Pasricha and is curated by Sigrid Kirk.

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2 Oliver House, W11 4EL +44 (07533776118 artinfluxlondon.com artinfluxlondon art_in_flux artinfluxlondon ART IN FLUX Online Exhibition Online 24/7 Until 12 Dec

236 Westbourne Grove, W11 2RH breathisinvisible.com Disabled access: yes breathisinvisible Joy Gregory : Invisible Life Force of Plants Public Art exhibition 15 Sep-16 Oct


FRESTON ROAD MURAL

In response to the Black Lives Matter movement and as part of our efforts to redress the systemic underrepresentation of black womxn artists, KCAW has invited Bolanle Tajudeen to curate a collaborative mural. Tajudeen selected Linett Kamala and Azarra Amoy to create three designs exploring local heritage and social justice, which will be voted on by the public with the winning design painted on site during KCAW20.

BRAMLEY STUDIO

Love Kensington + Chelsea is an ongoing public art initiative dedicated to bringing great art and creative flare to unusual sites across the borough. Mural #4 will use a large hoarding on Freston Road as its site.

137 Freston Rd, W10 kcaw.co.uk kcawlondon 19-26 Sep | Public vote

The Love Kensington + Chelsea murals make a positive contribution to the area’s urban landscape and celebrate the histories of the borough with original works by local artists, chosen by public vote.

Mural painted on site from 27 Sep-4 Oct

Bramley Studio is a creative hub established and led by Scott Mead with an emphasis on photography, creative engagement and connection with the local community and beyond.

1 Bramley Rd, W10 6SZ bramleystudio.com bramleystudio bramleystudio

Bramley Studio is located in a former landmark pub in West London. During KCAW20, Bramley Studio presents displays of poems by local writers across the studio’s windows, as part of the KCAW Poetry in Windows open call.

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MAYA SANBAR + THE CORONET THEATRE WORDS ON THE HILL

WO RD S O N T HE HIL L is an audiovisual installation. Created by artist Maya Sanbar together with The Coronet Theatre, it forms part of the KCAW20 Public Art Trail. Opening on National Poetry day, this outdoor installation celebrates the power of words through sound and a visual landscape of poems climbing up to the sky, at the iconic Coronet Theatre building on Notting Hill Gate.

THE CORONET THEATRE CORONET INSIDE OUT

Words and images are sewn into 80 metres of cloth, while a soundscape of classic and contemporary poetry is broadcast in a multitude languages. This is an ode to the curative power of self expression, that transcends cultural differences, celebrating the musicality of words sounding as expressively as they feel.

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Soundscape composed by Amit Rai Sharma, created with Maya Sanbar.

The Coronet Theatre is a risktaking, international theatre in an iconic, Grade II listed building. The Coronet Theatre presents an eclectic programme of theatre, film, dance, music, poetry and visual art in its intimate 195-seat main auditorium and 90 -seat studio space. CORONET INSIDE OUT is a series of free online presentations and artistic encounters including film, dance, art, installations, theatre, poetry and seminars. Each piece is preceded by a personal introduction from the artist, and will be available to audiences permanently.

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CHRIS RUFFONI SOLARPHONES

Chris Ruffoni is a sound artist and music maker. Listening is framed as an integral part of our lives, but one that is often overlooked in a visual orientated society. Through a mindful appreciation of our sonic surroundings we can inspire environmental awareness and find moments of connection and calm.

Avondale Park, W11 kcaw.co.uk 2–4 Oct | from sunrise to sunset kcawlondon chisruffoni

In SOL ARPHONES, small solar panels power a chaotic mechanical system contained within wooden sculptures. Designed to connect directly with the environment in the present moment, the system produces random sequences of notes, dictated by the sunlight.

FLOW GALLERY CERAMIC LANDSCAPES; A SHOW FROM NORWAY

Flow Gallery carefully curates its roster of contemporary craft makers working in ceramics, glass, paper, wood, textiles, metal and jewellery.

1-5 Needham Road, W11 2RP +44 (0)20 7243 0782 flowgallery.co.uk

Coinciding with KCAW20 and London Craft Week 2020, Flow present an exhibition that showcases the work of two established Norwegian ceramicists, Nina Malterud and Astrid Sleire.

Wed-Sat | by appointment only

The exhibition CERAMIC L ANDSCAPES; A SHOW FROM NORWAY will showcase the sculptural qualities of Astrid Sleire’s work with the experimental, painterly wall plates by Nina Malterud’s.

FRESTONIAN GALLERY

Frestonian Gallery is dedicated to the promotion of modern and contemporary art and defines its programme with the continuity of artistic endeavour in mind – developing an independent and unbiased approach without undue adherence to the whims and divisions of the art market and prevailing fashions.

Disabled access: no flowgallery flowgallery flowgallery Ceramic Landscapes; a show from Norway Until 8 Oct

2 Olaf St, W11 4BE frestoniangallery.com Tues-Fri | 11am-6pm Sat | 12-4pm by appointment only Disabled access: limited frestoniangallery

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DANIEL BENJAMIN GALLERY JEMMA APPLEBY ONLINE EXHIBITION

Daniel Benjamin Gallery is a contemporary art gallery focusing on emerging and young artists. Past exhibitions included artworks by Josh Rowell, Alexi Marshall, Xiuching Tsay, Willem Weismann, Yanghwa and more. Currently relocating, the gallery is presenting an online exhibition of works by Jemma Appleby. Appleby grinds black charcoal and applies it on paper with her bare hands in a unique creative process that allows for no mistakes. In each of her hypnotising drawings, only parts of the buildings are shown, suggesting that the architecture is not the focal point, but instead an accessory to the protagonist of the work, the light.

During KCAW20 visit the Public Art Installation THROUGH N.3 by represented artist Liz West in Duke of York Sq. Other upcoming projects by Liz West are a solo exhibition at the Hyvinkää Art Museum in Finland and a large scale permanent wall installation for the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre in Liverpool. For that occasion the artist will release a new limited edition print, Our Melody Unwound. Part of the proceeds from the sale of each print will support The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity. You can find more information on our website.

The online exhibition will be visible on the gallery’s website.

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NOTTING HILL BOOK + COMIC EXCHANGE

The Notting Hill Book & Comic Exchange will become your favourite bookshop in London. Dingy, in a good way, with a wide selection of literary fiction, poetry & plays. Strong on music, film, art & fashion books plus horror & sci-fi. The comic shop is a top destination for collectors across London. You can also sell or exchange your old books/ comics.

PORTOBELLO DANCE SCHOOL

Portobello Dance is a community initiative on the international stage. Through dance education and events, their established organisation runs and participates in a variety of activities – locally, nationally and beyond.

30-32 Pembridge Rd, W11 3HN +44 (0)20 7727 2424 mgeshops.com Mon-Sun | 10am-8pm Disabled access: no nottinghillcomicexchange

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Based in North Kensington’s diverse Notting Hill, Portobello Dance School is a popular weekend destination, offering children from 3yrs to adults training in Classical Ballet, Tap and Street. With their open doors policy, over 150 budding dancers pass through for classes each week

THE TABERNACLE

The Tabernacle Galley is a unique space situated in the heart of Notting Hill. The gallery exhibits a diverse programme from both emerging and established artists from our local community and beyond.

34-35 Powis Sq, W11 2AY tabernaclew11.com tabernaclew11 tabernaclew11 tabernaclew11

The aim being to engage audiences and facilitate participation in the arts at every level.

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SELECT GALLERY

Set in the heart of Notting Hill, just steps away from the buzz of Portobello Market, Select Gallery offers a range of multimedia contemporary artwork by both emerging and established artists reflective of this vibrant West London borough.

3 Blenheim Crescent, W11 2EE +44 (0)20 3417 3660 selectgallery.art Mon-Sat | 10am-7pm Sun | 12-5pm Disabled access: yes selectgallery selectgallery selectgallery

SHIN 77 STEPS IN TRANSFORMATION TO ENLIGHTENMENT

Artist SHIN presents 77 STEPS IN TRANSFORMATION TO ENLIGHTENMENT, taking place in a renovated Victorian Townhouse of historical significance.

Linden Gardens, W2 4HH +44 (0)74 7175 2201

The Art Show features two spacious rooms of art and sculpture, accessed via 77 steps, past unseen works.

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An Art Show of shimmering paintings, otherworldly sculpture, series of talks and meditative sessions.

W11 CHILDREN‘S OPERA TRUST OPERA SINGER IN AN HOUR

shin_original :- eye(your good self) Meditation Sessions Daily | 11am

Also discover infamous graphic Artworks lauded by Warhol.

Talk: Confessions of a Creative Guru Sat 11 Oct | 7pm

W11 Opera perform new opera for young people between the ages of 9 and 18 every December. Based in Kensington and Chelsea, their cast come from all over West London. Originally created by parents in 1971, their 2020 online production, JUKEBOX, is a celebration of their 49 years and will culminate in a streamed film premiere.

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Join Singer, Director and Artistic Director of W11 Opera, Susan Moore, for a free fun family workshop. Warm up your voice, learn about the characters, music and plot, and perform a piece of opera in one hour.

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VESSEL GALLERY BLOWN, BOUND AND BOLD: A SOLO EXHIBITION BY CHRIS DAY

Emerging artist Chris Day makes his debut at Vessel Gallery. The artist, who worked for more than two decades as a self-employed plumber before discovering glass, has produced a series of highly personal pieces that discuss and investigate the treatment of black people in Britain and the United States of America. Within the work he also uses materials derived from heating and electrical systems in a reference to his former career.

“My main purpose is to engage the audience on issues that are hard to confront on many levels, using art to help overcome some of the traumas that haunt our collective past.”

114 Kensington Park Rd, W11 2PW vesselgallery.com

Much of Day’s research has focussed on the history of the slave trade in the Eighteenth Century, with the copper cage in one piece representing the restriction of movement both physically and mentally, emphasising the complete control traders possessed over another human’s life.

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WEST LONDON ZONE

West London Zone exists to bridge the opportunity gap for children and young people in west London, through a personalised 2-year programme of support designed to enable them to overcome challenges, achieve their goals and positively contribute to their community.

140-144 Freston Rd, W10 6TR +44 (0)2079984044 westlondonzone.org

Mon-Fri | 11am-5pm

vessellondon vessellondon vessellondon Chris Day: Blown, Bound and Bold Until 31 Oct

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West London Zone works with a team of trusted adults – West London Zone Link Workers – who guide, support and champion each child and are responsible for designing and facilitating each child’s 2-year programme with them, their families and their teachers.

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UNIT 1 GALLERY | WORKSHOP IMPROMPTU(S) + OPEN STUDIOS

Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop is a large, dynamic and exciting art space, championing artists and known for making studio practice an exhibition experience. Supporting creatives for over 10 years, this artist-led gallery with working studios is strongly invested in connecting the public directly to working artists. The hugely popular Solo Residency and Radical ResidencyÂŽ programmes have created a buzz as well as a new way to collect: investing in art with this organisation creates further opportunities for more artists. Expect to have a deeper understanding of art practices as well as a direct relationship with the artists when you visit this impressive alternative art venue.

10 exhibitions and 25 residencies a year and a majority of women being represented. Since their establishment in London in 2015, they have been attracting international audiences and participants, creating a local landmark for the community in Kensington and Chelsea and beyond.

Unit 1, 1 Bard Rd, W10 6PT +44 (0)7548315800 unit1gallery-workshop. com

Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop invites you to two open studios during KCAW20, as well as IMPROMPTU(S), an exhibition of Juliette Dominati and Clare Burnett, exploring lines between sculpture and painting.

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Visit the open studios of Marco Bizzarri, the current Solo Resident, and Stacie McCormick, a multidisciplined artist normally behind the scenes at Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop.

To date, Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop has hosted more than 30 exhibitions with over 120 artists and curators from 23 different nationalities, with

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IMPROMPTU(S) 1-17 Oct Solo Residency Open Studios: Marco Bizzarri 1-11 Oct Open Studios: Stacie McCorick 1-11 Oct


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ANTIQUES HOUSE BUTCHOFF ANTIQUES DAVID BROWER ANTIQUES DENTON ANTIQUES E & H MANNERS GREGG BAKER ASIAN ART HILL HOUSE HORNEMAN ANTIQUES HOWARD WALWYN

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ANTIQUES HOUSE

Antiques House is a family business that has been trading since 1880. Antiques House are specialised in Islaimc and Middle Eastern works of art.

BUTCHOFF ANTIQUES

Butchoff Antiques have been dealing in exceptional quality antiques for over 55 years, and have been in their current Kensington Church Street showroom for over 20 years.

66A Kensington Church St, W8 4BY +44 (0)20 3968 9537 antiqueshouse.co.uk Mon-Sat | 9am-6pm

154 Kensington Church St, W8 4BN +44 (0)20 7221 8174 butchoff.com Mon-Fri | 10am-6pm Disabled access: no butchoffboys butchoffboys butchoffantiques

DAVID BROWER ANTIQUES

David Brower Antiques were established in 1964 and have been based at the heart of the Kensington Church Street antiques community for the last 45 years. David Brower Antiques specialise in European porcelain, particularly Meissen, from their upper gallery, while Japanese works of art from the Meiji period form the focus of the gallery on the lower ground floor.

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113 Kensington Church St, W8 7LN +44 (0)20 7221 4155 davidbrowerantiques.com Mon-Fri | 11am-6pm + Sat by appointment Disabled access: limited


DENTON ANTIQUES

Focusing on antique lighting, Denton Antiques is a fourth generation family business. Their extensive range of chandeliers, lanterns and wall lights date from the 18th century through to Art Deco. All may be viewed on site at Kensington Church Street and online.

156 Kensington Church St, W8 4BN +44 (0)207229 5866 denton-antiques.co.uk

Denton Antiques offers examples by the makers Perry, Blades, Osler, Baccarat, Lalique and Bagués. Vistors are also welcome to browse their displays of glassware and objets d’art.

Disabled access: yes

Mon-Fri | 9:30am-5:30pm + Sat by appointment

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The illustration shows an exceptional example of one of Denton Antiques’ late 18th century chandeliers.

E&H MANNERS

Established in 1986 E&H Manners have operated from a shop in Kensington Church Street since 1988. They deal in ceramics, glass and enamels of the world from the Middle Ages to the 20th century. E&H Manners focus on European pottery and porcelain of the 17th and 18th century as well as Asian and ceramics of the Arts and Crafts and Modern Movement. They take particular pride in the quality and rarity of the pieces that they offer, many of which are now in the great museums and collections of the world.

FLEURDELYS ANTIQUITES

E & H Manners Ltd 66C Kensington Church St, W8 4BY +44 (0)77 6725 0763 rare-ceramics.com Tue-Fri | 10.30am-5pm Disabled access: yes

Fleurdelys Antiquités has become an international reference in the antiques Wood Stands market, counting with expert and loyal clients.

150–152 Kensington Church St, W8 4BN +44 (0)207243 3106 chinesewoodstands.com

Their unique selection of antique Chinese wood stands carved in different exotic woods can be viewed at Patrick Sandberg’s showroom in Kensington Church Street.

Opening hours may vary, please check website fleurdelysantiquites

Fleurdelys Antiquités has also a large selection of works of art including scholar’s items, jade carvings, bronzes and porcelains.

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GREGG BAKER ASIAN ART SUDA KOKUTA (1906-1990)

Gregg Baker Ltd. established in 1985 specialises in Japanese art. Their mission is to promote the beauty and versatility of Japanese art focusing on classical screens and early Buddhist sculpture. The Gallery now shows works from the post-war era and carries painting and sculpture by leading Japanese artists.

142 Kensington Church St, W8 4BN +44 (0)207221 3533 japanesescreens.com Open by appointment only Mon-Fri | 10am-6pm + Sat | 10am-4pm greggbakerasianart

To mark the 30th anniversary of artist Suda Kokuta’s death, Gregg Baker presents a virtual show of one of the most important post-war artists of Japan. Realising the Zen philosophy is the epitome of abstraction, he expressed its inner world by painting abstract works.

HILL HOUSE ANTIQUES

Since 1998, one of the UK’s leading specialist dealers of late 19th and early 20th century antiques and artefacts. Hill House Antiques main focus is the best of the British (sometimes European and American) Arts and Crafts Movement; including items from the Aesthetic Movement, Gothic Revival, Cotswold School, Mouseman and Modernism.

Virtual Tours Online 24/7 Suda Kokuta: A Lifetime of Mandala - 30 Years Later Online 24/7

144A Kensington Church St, W8 4BN +44 (0)797384 2777 hillhouse-antiques.co.uk Wed-Fri | 12-6pm Sat | 12-4 + by appointment Disabled access: no hillhouseantiques

HORNEMAN ANTIQUES LTD PORCELAIN FOR PALACES

Founded in 2000, Raymond Horneman showcases a wide selection of Early 18th century Japanese and Chinese porcelain vases, some of which mounted as lamps, together with European furniture, paintings, mirrors and works of art.

131 Kensington Church St, W8 7LP +44 (0)207229 2898 raymondhorneman.com Mon-Fri | 10am-6pm + Sat | 10am-2pm Disabled access: no raymondhornemanantiques

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HOWARD WALWYN FINE ANTIQUE CLOCKS

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Howard Walwyn Clocks is an award winning and leading specialist dealer in English clocks dating from the 17th century until the mid-19th century.

123 Kensington Church St, W8 7LP +44 (0)20 7938 1100 walwynantiqueclocks.com

KCAW20 visitors will have the opportunity to view examples from many of the greatest English clockmakers including Thomas Tompion, the Knibb family, George Graham, Daniel Quare, the Vulliamys, Dent and Frodsham.

Mon-Fri |10am-6pm + Sat | 11am-5pm

Although J.A.N Fine Art first began in Tokyo as long ago as 1977, they have been located for the last 30 years in Kensington Church Street.

134 Kensington Church St, W8 4BH +44 (0)20 7792 0736 jan-fineart-london.com

J.A.N. Fine Art specialises in early Chinese, Japanese, Korean and South East Asian Porcelain, Paintings and Works of Art.

Mon-Fri | 10am-6pm

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JORGE WELSH WORKS OF ART

Founded by Jorge Welsh and LuĂ­sa Vinhais, Jorge Welsh Works of Art specialises in cross-cultural works of art from Africa, India, China and Japan, with a strong emphasis on Chinese export porcelain.

116 Kensington Church St, W8 4BH jorgewelsh.com Mon-Fri | 10.30am-6.30pm Sat | by appointment Disabled access: yes jorgewelshworksofart jorgewelshworksofart

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MARCHANT

Established in 1925, Marchant are fourth generation antique dealers of Chinese and Oriental art. They specialise in imperial Ming and Qing ceramics, jades & works of art.

120 Kensington Church St, W8 4BH +44 (0)20 7221 8174 marchantasianart.com Mon-Fri | 10.30am-5.30pm

Marchant pride themselves on fine pieces that have passed through their hands, many now in major museums and collections worldwide.

MICHAEL GERMAN ANTIQUES LTD THE MYSTERIOUS WORLD OF SYSTEMGADGET CANES

PATRICK SANDBERG ANTIQUES

Michael German Antiques has been dealing in fine antiques for three generations. They specialise in Arms & Armour, Walking Canes and Maritime & Whaling works of art. During KCAW20, the gallery presents a window exhibition that reveals some of the amazing doublefunctions that can be hidden within the friendly, elegant walking canes so proudly carried by a lady or a gentleman. Have you ever wished you had your favourite tipple or perfume to hand? A system drinking or perfume cane could prove just the ticket. Do walk by to view these surprising and ingenious marvels.

Head over to Patrick Sandberg Antiques to view the finest collection of English furniture and works of art, bronze and Ormolu candlesticks, lamps and Grand Tour objects.

Disabled access: yes marchantasianart marchantasianart

38B Kensington Church St, W8 4BX +44 (0)20 7937 2771 antiquecanes.com Mon-Fri | 10.30am-5pm by appointment please Disabled access: yes michaelgermanantiques michaelgermanantiques The mysterious world of system-gadget canes Window Exhibition 1–11 Oct | 24/7

150-152 Kensington Church St, W8 4BN +44 (0)20 7229 0373 antiquefurniture.net Tue-Sat | 11am-5pm + by appointment please Disabled access: limited access sandantiques patricksandbergantiques

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REINDEER ANTIQUES

Founded over 35 years ago in Northamptonshire, Reindeer Antiques is now one of London’s leading specialists in English antique furniture, focusing on Georgian antique furniture.

81 Kensington Church St, W8 4BG +44 (0)20 7937 3754 reindeerantiques.co.uk

Their frequently changing inventory ranges from Queen Anne pieces to Georgian antique furniture designed by the most famous cabinet-makers.

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Mon-Fri | 10.30am-5pm

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Reindeer Antiques also stock London’s largest selection of antique early oak and country furniture, including antique oak dressers and coffers.

SHAHNAZ ASIAN AND ISLAMIC ART & ANTIQUES

Shahnaz Asian and Islamic Art & Antiques are leading specialists in in Asian and Islamic works of art and antiques. Having placed works of art in the permanent collections of many major museums around the world, they are dedicated to the promotion of Islamic and Asian art.

101 Kensington Church St, W8 7LN +44 (0)20 7792 0330 shahnazgallery.com by appointment shahnazgallery

The gallery features paintings, ceramics, textiles, metalwork, arms and armour, and other decorative art ranging from the 9th – 20th century, from a collection that has been accumulated for over half a century.

SPHINX FINE ART

Sphinx Fine Art was founded in London in 2007. The gallery has a dual focus, Old Master paintings and drawings, from the 15th to the early 19th centuries, and Russian and Russian Orientalist paintings, from the 18th to early 20th centuries.

125 Kensington Church St, W8 7LP +44 (0)20 7313 8040 sphinxfineart.com Mon-Fri | 10am-6pm + by appointment Disabled access: limited access sphinxfineart sphinxfineart

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BARNABY BARFORD THIS EARTH OF MAJESTY, THIS SEAT OF MARS

As part of its Public Art Trail, KCAW20 presents THIS E ARTH OF MAJEST Y, THIS SE AT OF MARS by British artist Barnaby Barford. At over 2 metres, the sculpture is a giant wizened apple sculpture; the apple is wrinkled, past its best, through decay – it is transforming. This work was born from looking at those in power and at their unscrupulous desire for more. What effect does this have on us,

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on society, the country, and the planet? We are on the precipice of unrectifiable transformation. The use of a line from John Gaunt’s famous speech in Shakespeare’s Richard II as the title is imbued with ironic nostalgia. Gaunt’s speech evokes an image of a majestic and beautiful England; yet, despite Gaunt’s praise, the speech gives way to something darker and less pleasant alluding that Richard has turned England into a fallen paradise.

Cass Art is the UK’s leading art supplies retailer. Visit their 220 Kensington High Street store to find thousands of creative products from the world’s best brands. To receive 10% off in-store with code KCAW10, simply present this offer at the till point.* *Offer only valid at Cass Art, 220 Kensington High Street, W8 7RG, until 31 Oct 2020. Cannot be used on special promotional days, in conjunction with any other offer, Cobalt Blue Student Card, Viridian Card or for the purchase of gift vouchers or event tickets.

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220 Kensington High St, W8 7RG cassart.co.uk Mon-Sat | 10am-6pm Sun | 11am-6pm Disabled access: limited cassart1984 cassart1984 cassart1984 In-store discount for KCAW20 visitors until 31 Oct


DESIGN MUSEUM ELECTRONIC: FROM KRAFTWERK TO THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS

The Design Museum is the only place in the UK where the design industry, education and the public can come together to change the way people think about themselves and the future. The museum is a registered charity founded in 1989. It relocated to a spectacular modern landmark in Kensington in 2016 and has welcomed over 2.1 million visitors since re-opening. During KCAW20, visit E L ECT RO NIC: F RO M K R A F T W E RK TO T HE CHE MICA L B ROT HE RS. Evoking the experience of being in a club, the exhibition will transport you through the people, art, design, technology and photography that have been shaping the electronic music landscape. Celebrate 50 years of legendary group Kraftwerk with their 3D show. Step into the visual world of The Chemical Brothers for one of their

legendary live shows, as visuals and lights interact to create a new threedimensional experience by Smith & Lyall. Evoking the experience of being in a club, the exhibition will transport you through the people, art, design, technology and photography that have been shaping the electronic music landscape. Also on show during KCAW20, CONNECTED is an experiment and installation set out to explore how designers and craftsmen adapted their working practices during lockdown. For this project, the Design Museum, the American Hardwood Export Council and Benchmark Furniture have challenged nine international designers to create a table and seating, which will suit their new ways of working from and living at home.

224-238 Kensington High St, W8 6AG designmuseum.org Check website for opening hours Disabled access: yes designmuseum designmuseum designmuseum Please note everyone who visits must have booked an online ticket in advance Connected Until 11 Oct Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers Until 14 Feb 2021

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GALLERY 19

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Gallery 19 is an architectural art Gallery with on the premises bespoke framing workshop. The owner, artist Gordon French, has created many original drawings and paintings of Kensington. Working with Gordon is his daughter Alessia, a photographer specialising in Street Art.

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Gallery NK is a private boutique gallery, which has invited Generation Z (16-25 years) artists, writers, filmmakers and designers from RBKC to create an exhibition on the theme of ‘Civicism’ and transformation. This is Gallery NK’s inaugural residency programme.

82 Iverna Court, W8 6TU +44 (0)749 342 9300 nandakhiara.com

HackelBury Fine Art deals in 20th and 21st-century artworks from a carefully selected stable of artists. The gallery was opened in 1998 and continues to evolve and progress through an expanding program of gallery exhibitions, museum projects and publishing ventures. During KCAW20, HackelBury Fine Art presenst Oli Kellett’s solo exhibition, F E L LOW H U M A N S. The show focuses on Kellett’s evolving Cross Road Blues series made up of large scale photographs taken at crossroads in cities across North and South America.

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Gallery 19 represents a small stable of painters with highly individual yet complementary styles. Over the years the gallery collection has grown to include architectural bookends, leather bound journals, house portraiture and out-of-print books on the Royal Borough.

On 1 October join Gallery NK to celebrate National Poetry Day as the resident poets debut new works created during Gallery NK’s Generation Z residency programme. You will also hear from some of our resident artists about their experiences of the residency programme.

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19 Kensington Court Pl, W8 5BJ +44 (0)20 7937 7222 gallery19.com

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Mon-Sat | 10am-6pm by appointment only Disabled access: yes gallery.nk NandaKhiaraArt National Poetry Day: Live Recital and Artist Talk 1 Oct | 6-8pm Blue Plaque tours Daily | visit website for times

4 Launceston Pl, W8 5RL hackelbury.co.uk Tue-Sat | 10am – 5pm hackelburyfineart hackelburyfineart Oli Kellett: Fellow Humans Until 31 Oct


JAPAN HOUSE LONDON ARCHITECTURE FOR DOGS

Japan House is the cultural home of Japan in London, presenting the very best of Japanese art, design, gastronomy, innovation, and technology. With a wide-ranging programme, Japan House celebrates Japan’s innovative, creative and technological merits, while shining a spotlight on the artisans, designers, performers, musicians and other professionals who are distinguishing themselves both in Japan and around the world.

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During KCAW20, the internationally acclaimed A RCHI T ECT U RE FO R D OG S makes its European debut at Japan House London. The exhibition offers guests a light-hearted and insightful exploration into architecture and design that can be joyful for both dogs and their human companions. Visit Japan House to see works by celebrated architects and designers including Hara Kenya, Ban Shigeru,

101-111 Kensington High St, W8 5SA JapanHouseLondon.uk check website for opening hours Disabled access: yes JapanHouseLDN JapanHouseLDN JapanHouseLDN

Atelier Bow-Wow and Asif Khan.

Architecture for Dogs Until 10 Jan 2021

Leighton House Museum is one of London’s hidden treasures. Built for the artist and President of the R.A. Frederic, Lord Leighton it is a marvel architecturally and artistically.

12 Holland Park Rd, W14 8LZ rbkc.gov.uk/subsites/ museums/leightonhousemuseum

From the studio, purpose built to his needs, to his golden Arab Hall housing his collection of beautiful Islamic tiles it truly was a ‘private palace of art’.

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During KCAW20, explore the museum’s brand-new range of online resources and activities, discover more about Frederic Leighton, his magical house and Victorian art and culture.

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Heba Y Amin, Operation Sunken Sea: Relocating the Mediterranean, Inaugural Speech (2018)

THE MOSAIC ROOMS HEBA Y AMIN - WHEN I SEE THE FUTURE I CLOSE MY EYES

The Mosaic Rooms are a non-profit art gallery and bookshop dedicated to supporting and promoting contemporary culture from the Arab world and beyond in London. Opening on 1 October, the first UK solo exhibition of artist Heba Y. Amin presents three multimedia works. All stem from real life subjects, through them Amin investigates how the narratives of regional politics in the Middle East relate to global concerns. In Project Speak2Tweet phone messages left by protesters when

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the internet was shut down in the Egyptian uprising of 2011 form the soundtrack to this installation. The General’s Stork takes the story of a bird arrested for spying, to look at the politics of aerial surveillance. In Operation Sunken Sea the artist acting as dictator proposes to ‘solve’ the migrant crisis by draining the Mediterranean Sea. A free programme of events accompanies the exhibition. The exhibition is curated by Anthony Downey.

Richard Young is at the forefront of celebrity photography. With a career spanning over 40 years, Richard Young’s exceptional, unique approach has cemented him as the most trusted and prolific photographer of the stars. The Richard Young Gallery displays both unseen & intimate views into the world of celebrity.

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226 Cromwell Rd, SW5 0SW +44 (0) 20 7370 9990 mosaicrooms.org Tue-Sun | 11am-6pm Disabled access: yes themosaicrooms themosaicrooms themosaicrooms visit website for events programme

4 Holland St, W8 4LT richardyounggallery.co.uk Mon-Tue | by appointment Wed-Sat | 11am-4pm Disabled access: yes richardyoung110 ry_gallery richardyounggallery


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Proudly supporting CW+, the official charity of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Kensington + Chelsea Art Week is collaborating with leading artist and designer Yinka Ilori to create a series of unique artworks and design interventions for Chelsea and Westminster Hospital’s Saint Stephen’s Centre.

The collaboration is part of Kensington + Chelsea Art Week ongoing efforts to create temporary and permanent public art installations in London, giving a platform to creative voices and establishing new landmarks that celebrate the vibrancy and creativity of the area.

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CADOGAN CONTEMPORARY CROMWELL PLACE EVERARD READ LONDON EXHIBIT A THE EXHIBITIONIST HOTEL GOETHE INSTITUT INSTITUT FRANÇAIS NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

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CADOGAN CONTEMPORARY

Established in 1980, Cadogan Contemporary is a truly independent art gallery representing both British and international artists. From hyperrealism to pure abstraction, our selection is eclectic but retains an enduring identity.

87 Old Brompton Rd, SW7 3LD +44 (0)20 7581 5451 cadogancontemporary. com Tue-Fri | 11am-6pm Sat | 11am-5pm Disabled access: yes cadogancontemporary cadogancontemporary

CROMWELL PLACE

Cromwell Place is a Membership organisation and exhibition space.

4 Cromwell Pl, SW7 2JE cromwellplace.com

Visitors are welcome to explore the Victorian townhouses, which are home to some of the world’s most exciting galleries, institutions, dealers and art advisors, with specialties ranging from Antiquities to Contemporary art.

Tue | By Invitation Only Wed-Sat | 10–6pm Sun | 12–4pm Disabled access: limited cromwellplace CromwellPlaceUK cromwellplace Sat 10 Oct | 10am-6pm Sun 11 Oct | 12-4pm

EVERARD READ LONDON

Everard Read galleries are specialists in contemporary art from South Africa and the diaspora. Established in 1913 in Johannesburg, the gallery is Africa’s oldest and one of its largest commercial art galleries with exhibition spaces in London, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Franschhoek. Everard Read London presents a year-round programme of solo and group exhibitions, with an ongoing commitment to nurturing South African talent.

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80 Fulham Rd, W8 7LN +44 (0)20 7590 9991 everardlondon.com Mon-Fri | 10am-6pm Sat | 12-4pm Disabled access: yes everard_read_london everardreadlondon


EXHIBIT A LONDON

Exhibit A London is a unique concept which combines the romance of oldfashioned window shopping with the convenience of buying online. The concept stems from a long history of artists featured in and creating windows, including Andy Warhol, James Rosenquist, Robert Rauschenberg, Roy Lichtenstein, Jasper Johns and Salvador Dali.

36 Harrington Rd, SW7 3ND exhibitalondon.com The window is open for viewing 24/7 Disabled access: yes exhibitalondon exhibitalondon

“We believe in connecting artists with like-minded institutions where their art can be viewed from a different perspective outside the established arenas of the art world” says founder Lee Wheeler.

THE EXHIBITIONIST HOTEL STRUCK BY LIGHT: HUNDRED+ HEROINES PRESENTS ELLEN CAREY AND NETTIE EDWARDS

The Exhibitionist Hotel is a revolving artwork where new art installations are created throughout the year. Artists draw, paint or sculpt directly onto the walls of the hotel. The bi-monthly exhibition programme is accompanied by cutting edge debates and talks open to the public. During KCAW20, The Exhibitionist Hotel hosts an exhibition by Hundred+ Heroines, an organisation dedicated to celebrating women photographers and visual artists.

In an open call, the experimental photographer and Hundred+ Heroine Ellen Carey asked: ‘What is photography in the 21st century?’

8 - 10 Queensberry Pl, SW7 2EA hundredheroines.org Daily | 10am-6pm

Nettie Edwards offers an answer. S T RU CK BY LIGH T presents Carey’s Zerograms and Edwards’ Grave Goods, with words by poet Donna Fleischer, Carey and audiences.

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GOETHE INSTITUT

Goethe Institut conveys a comprehensive image of Germany by providing information about cultural, social and political life in our nation.

50 Princes Gate, Exhibition Rd, SW7 2PH goethe.de/uk Disabled access: yes

The Institut’s cultural and educational programmes encourage intercultural dialogue and enable cultural involvement. They strengthen the development of structures in civil society and foster worldwide mobility.

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THE GREAT EXHIBITION ROAD FESTIVAL EXPLORE AT HOME

Join the E X PLO RE AT H O ME series of online events released monthly up to the Great Exhibition Road Festival, 3-4 July 2021.

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This October you can meet Imperial’s resident Magician, explore the Moon through art and join a talk that uncovers secrets beneath da Vinci paintings using AI.

Visit the Festival website to explore several digital events released throughout October

INSTITUT FRANÇAIS

Part of a worldwide network, the Institut Français in London encourages cross-cultural exchange and presents the best of French culture.

17 Queensberry Pl, SW7 2DT +44 (0)20 7871 3515 institut-francais.org.uk

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Mon-Sun | 1-8pm Enjoy the Institut wide offer: French courses (online and at the venue), film screenings, library collections, kids activities, festivals, talks and concerts.

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NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

The Natural History Museum is a world leading scientific research centre and one of the UK’s most popular visitor attractions, with more than five million people enjoying its galleries, exhibitions, events and education programmes every year.

Cromwell Rd, SW7 5BD nhm.ac.uk Wed-Sun | 11am-5.50pm (last entry 5pm) free booking mandatory Disabled access: yes

Visit the Museum for activities, family workshops, tours, talks and more.

PURDY HICKS GALLERY RALPH FLECK AND CLAIRE KERR

Purdy Hicks Gallery shows established and emerging artists, with a focus on painting and photography, at the Gallery and international art fairs. The Gallery has continually supported the evolving practice of its artists, each with an individual and radical approach to the artistic possibilities of their time and an aim to break popular perceptions of method and role in contemporary art.

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25 Thurloe St, SW7 2LQ purdyhicks.com Tue-Sat | 11am-6pm Disabled access: no purdyhicksgallery purdyhicks purdyhicksgallery

During KCAW20, Purdy Hicks Gallery presents an exhibition of new paintings and drawings by Ralph Fleck and Claire Kerr until 3 Oct. From 7 Oct, to coincide with Photo London, the gallery presents a photography exhibition.

ROYAL ALBERT HALL

The Royal Albert Hall is the world’s most famous stage. Over the past 148 years, it has hosted everyone from Albert Einstein to Arctic Monkeys, The Beatles to Beyoncé, Churchill to Chvrches, taking in rock, pop and classical music, theatre, dance, films, Cirque du Soleil and even tennis.

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ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART

The Royal College of Art, the internationally renowned art and design university, provides students with unrivalled opportunities to deliver art and design projects that transform the world. A small, specialist and researchintensive postgraduate university based in the heart of London, the RCA is a high performing institution, a radical traditionalist in a fastpaced world. The RCA’s approach is founded on the premise that art, design creative thinking, science, engineering and technology must all collaborate to solve today’s global challenges.

ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY (WITH IBG)

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The Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) is the UK’s learned society and professional body for geography.

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They advance geography and support geographers in the UK and across the world.

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ROYAL SOCIETY OF SCULPTORS THE COST OF YOUR WORDS

Founded in 1905, the Royal Society of Sculptors was created to champion contemporary sculpture and the artists who create it. Today, they welcome everyone to join in the conversation and experience a diverse range of work, through their exciting programme of exhibitions, artists’ talks and creative workshops. During KCAW20, visit T HE C O S T O F YO U R WO RD S, a bold digital sculpture on our sculpture terrace examining how digital technology and online communication are affecting the way we view the world and relate to one another

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SCIENCE MUSEUM

Through thought-provoking objects and intriguing artworks, the Science Museum tells stories of extraordinary human achievement and technological advances that have helped humanity overcome challenges throughout history. From Helen Sharman’s space suit to Amy Johnson’s Gipsy Moth, the incredible objects help ignite curiosity and inspire the next generation.

Exhibition Rd, SW7 2DD sciencemuseum.org.uk Check website for opening hours Disabled access: yes sciencemuseum sciencemuseum sciencemuseumlondon

Visit their blog to discover their selfguided unexpected art trail.

SERPENTINE GALLERIES FORMAFANTASMA: CAMBIO

Championing new ideas in contemporary art since 1970, the Serpentine has presented pioneering exhibitions for half a century from a wide range of emerging practitioners to the most internationally recognised artists of our time. During KCAW20, visit FO RM A FA N TA S M A : CA MBIO, a major exhibition from the leading design practice, whcih navigates global dynamics of the timber industry.

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The show connects science, conservation, engingeering and policymaking and investigates how design can shape a better future.

SOCIETY LIMONTA THE INNER GARDEN

Society Limonta dresses up your home with passion and care, creating infinite combinations of materials and colours for the bedroom, the dining table and the bathroom.

170 Walton St, SW3 2JL +44 (0)20 3144 0000 societylimonta.com

During KCAW20 Society Limonta presents a collaboration with emerging and upcoming designers for the Society Limonta Design and Ceramics collections. OLTRE Society Design Collection includes pieces designed by the Society’s creative team in collaboration with artists and designers close to the brand’s design ethos and philosophy.

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TOY STUDIO: IN BLOOM LIZ WEST: THROUGH N. 3 CHELSEA PHYSIC GARDEN THE FASHION SCHOOL HOLY TRINITY CHURCH LEMA UK MICHAEL HOPPEN GALLERY SAATCHI GALLERY

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TOY STUDIO IN BLOOM

As part of its Public Art Trail Open Call, KCAW20 presents IN BLOOM by London-based design collective, Toy Studio. IN BLOOM is a geometric sculpture and light installation inspired by the complex forms of the stellated polyhedra. The form intends to stimulate the viewer, a visual tool for contemplating the underlying mathematical nature and beauty of the universe. The sculpture is lit within, casts delicate and intricate shadows onto both its surroundings and its participants, thus incorporating them into the work. It is constructed from 420 laser cut aluminium pieces, assembled into 60 modules, forming 12 pentagons, which are connected into a spherical sculpture and powder coated in a pearl gold finish.

IN BLOOM illustrates one of the many ways one can derive connection and meaning from geometry and other natural wonders and shared it with others through the medium of arts.

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Toy Studio’s work spans the fields of art, architecture, and design. Founded in 2016 by architects Toby Plunkett and Innes Shelley, the studio’s practice is inspired by investigations into natural, mathematical, and scientific systems.

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The studio’s work is driven by rulebased parametric design processes and digital tools. These are translated into sculptures and large-scale installation found in both galleries and public spaces. Ultimately, the studio crafts experiential and interactive works which share stories, educate, and form new experiences. Principal Sponsor Cadogan.

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LIZ WEST THROUGH N. 3

THROUGH N. 3 by British artist Liz West is a six-metre long triangular prism corridor of light and colour that continues the artist’s exploration of colour and light as primary material for artwork. This walk-through structure encourages visitors to literally look at their surroundings in a different light. West says “Making your way inside the multi-coloured corridor through either side of the structure, visitors will see the world around them transformed by saturate colour. The coloured barrier between the outside and inside will create a multicoloured striped cloak and distortion in an array of different hues, transforming the usual colourations and appearance of the outside environment.”

phenomena can evoke psychological and physical responses that tap into our own deeply entrenched relationships to colour.

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Her intuitive and often playful approach to making sculpture and art installations leads to visually rich works that viewers cannot help but be drawn into. Underpinning West’s practice is Josef Albers’ colour theories and his Bauhaus teachings, which she references alongside an informed understanding of Newtonian optics and Goethe’s theory of visual perception.

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Principal Sponsor Cadogan. THROUGH N. 3 is loaned by Allied London with support from Daniel Benjamin Gallery.

Working across a variety of mediums, West creates vivid environments with the aim of provoking a heightened sensory awareness in the viewer. She is interested in exploring how sensory

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ALISON JACKSON A DAY IN YOUR LIFE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

A DAY IN YOUR LIFE Photography Competition, founded by BAFTA and multi award-winning artist Alison Jackson, is a community-minded photography competition for budding talent and aspiring photographers within the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, or open to anyone who takes a photograph of Chelsea, or celebrating Black History Month. The photographs look to represent how best to sum up a day in your life in these extraordinary times.

out there and I want to give a chance to those who haven’t had one before. I want to discover new talent and aspiring photographers with fresh ‘ways of seeing.’“ – Alison Jackson, Founder.

“Everyone should have a chance to shine. The reason I started this photography competition was for everyone to have the same fantastic opportunities I have had within the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, specifically the outstanding education available that can lead to so much more. I was offered my first BBC award-winning T V series whilst I was fresh out of college in RBKC, so I have made the prizes primarily educational and vocational. There are many extremely talented people

Last year winners had their work exhibited at the Saatchi Gallery while others won camera equipment, short university courses, bursaries, mentorships and memberships to respected photographic clubs.

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A DAY IN YOUR LIFE hopes to open up a world of different photographic ideas, subjects or styles. This is open to anyone interested in photography, using a phone or camera, from any skill level and any age from 9 years+.

The 2020 winning photographs are being exhibited on The Running Track, Duke of York Sq and at The Chelsea Theatre. Don’t miss the digital gallery: dayinyourlife.co.uk

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CHELSEA PHYSIC GARDEN

Tucked away beside the Thames, Chelsea Physic Garden is the oldest botanic garden in London. It houses a unique living collection of around 5,000 different edible, useful and medicinal plants that have changed the world. The Garden hosts a varied programme of fascinating walks, talks, and workshops for adults and family activity days for children, alongside the popular evening Supper Talks with an interesting range of speakers and topics.

THE FASHION SCHOOL

The Fashion School is a fashion hub based in Chelsea which runs weekly fashion classes and holiday workshops for 6–18 year olds and adults using sustainable, donated, heritage or organic fabrics.

66 Royal Hospital Rd, SW3 4HS +44 (0)20 7352 5646 chelseaphysicgarden. co.uk Mon–Fri | 11am–5.30pm Sun | 11am–5.30pm last entry 30 minutes before closing or dusk Disabled access: yes chelsea_physic_garden ChelsPhysicGdn chelseaphysicgarden

224A King’s Rd, SW3 5UB +44 (0)20 7352 4256 thefashionschool-uk.com Mon–Sun | 10am–6pm Disabled access: yes

The Fashion School won The Chelsea Awards Future Forward award 2019.

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH HOLY TRINITY ARTS AND CRAFTS

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During KCAW20, spend an afternoon learning different illustration techniques and the theory of Fashion Illustration, with the Fashion Illustration for Adults workshop.

Fashion Illustration for Adults Sun 11 Oct | 2–5.30pm £5

A Grade 1 listed building by John Dando Sedding, Holy Trinity blends Gothic Revival with Art & Crafts & Art Nouveau interiors.

146 Sloane St, SW1X 9BZ sloanechurch.org holytrinityartsandcrafts. org

With stained glass by W.B. Richmond, Christopher Whall, Edward BurneJones and Morris & Co, plus metal work and sculptures by H.H. Armstead, Frederick Pomeroy and Henry Wilson.

Check website for opening times during KCAW20 Disabled access: yes sloanechurch

During KCAW20, Holy Trinity, Sloane Street will host its annual Arts & Crafts Festival, held digitally.

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LEMA COLLECTOR‘S EYE

Lema is synonymous with Made in Italy design and style. Visit the London Showroom to discover furniture and bespoke solutions for your home.

183 King’s Rd, SW3 5EB +44 (0)20 3761 3299 lemamobili.com Mon–Sat | 10am–6pm Disabled access: limited

During KCAW20 Lema presents ‘Collector’s Eye’ in collaboration with Islington based art gallery N20 Arts. The King’s Road Showroom will be transformed into a space where design and art meet and interact. Discover Lema’s brand new designs alongside art by Mike Ballard, Arthur Lanyon and Shaun Fraser.

MICHAEL HOPPEN GALLERY MASAHISA FUKASE: PRIVATE SCENES

Michael Hoppen Gallery opened in 1992 and is founded on a passion for photography.

3 Jubilee Pl, SW3 3TD +44 (0)20 7352 3649 michaelhoppengallery.com

In the year of social distancing and self-isolation, Michael Hoppen Gallery presents Private Scenes, an exhibition of Masahisa Fukase’s photography, which has never appeared more transgressive or relevant than today.

Mon–Fri | 9.30am–6pm Sat | 12–5pm + by appointment

These unique painted photographs, brought together for the first time since Fukase’s last exhibition in1992, constitute an important body of work by a mature artist wrestling with the limits of his medium.

SAATCHI GALLERY

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Founded in 1985 by Charles Saatchi, the Saatchi Gallery currently occupies the Duke of York Headquarters on King’s Rd, a 19th-century military building.

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Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Rd, SW3 4RY +44 (0)20 7811 3091 saatchigallery.com Disabled access: yes

The Gallery organises themed temporary exhibitions of contemporary British and international art, with a focus on early-career artists and international names whose work is not well known in the UK. With ground-breaking exhibitions in the 1980s and 1990s, the Saatchi Gallery helped to launch the careers of a number of artists, including protagonists of the YBA generation.

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PONTONE GALLERY YIGAL OZERI: LIZZY

Pontone Gallery brings together new and inspiring voices on the contemporary art scene, presenting work that is distinguished by its quality, originality and creativity. Pontone Gallery shares its work in diverse and uninhibited ways, exhibiting at many art fairs worldwide. During KCAW20, visit L IZ Z Y, an exhibition by Israeli painter Yigal Ozeri. This new series of works focus upon a single subject, Lizzy Jagger. Ozeri channels his painstaking practice into her sylph-like model, placing her within classically evocative settings.

ROYAL COURT THEATRE

43 Cadogan Gardens, SW3 2TB pontonegallery.art Mon-Sat | 10am-6pm Sun | by appointment Disabled access: no pontonegallery pontonegallery

The Royal Court Theatre is the writers’ theatre.

Sloane Sq, SW1W 8AS royalcourttheatre.com

It is a leading force in world theatre for cultivating and supporting writers – undiscovered, emerging and established.

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Through the writers, the Royal Court is at the forefront of creating restless, alert, provocative theatre about now.

COURT IN THE SQUARE

The Royal Court Theatre’s outdoor Pop-Up Bar & Café is open from noon until late.

Sloane Sq, SW1W 8AS courtinthesquare.co.uk Disabled access: yes

Whether you’re looking for a central location to meet for a cocktail, a skilfully prepared coffee and delicious cake, or simply a quiet space to write, they’d love to welcome you.

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All profits will support the theatre.

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SUPERFINE! ART FAIR

Superfine! Art Fair takes place in SF, L A, NYC, Washington DC, Chicago, Seattle and puts young collectors in touch with cutting-edge works by the world’s top female, black, queer, and LGBT+ emerging artists. Superfine! is equal parts punk rock spirit and accessible art market innovation. During KCAW20, Superfine! brings a new look to the curated, accessible art fair space with a special digital talk. Challenging the traditional model and status quo by dismantling tired, stuffy art world conventions, Superfine! is building a thriving art market for a new generation, ensuring their 2021 fairs are safe, clean, and socially responsible.

TASCHEN

London’s sleekest book shop, Taschen is a luxury book publisher with titles focused on Art, Architecture, Design, Photography and Pop Culture.

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12 Duke of York Sq, SW3 4LY +44 (0)20 7881 0795 taschen.com Mon–Sat | 11am–6pm Sun | 12pm–6pm Disabled access: limited taschen taschen

FOUND FICTION

You know those short descriptions that sit next to pictures in an art gallery? FOUND FICTION has written them for buildings across Kensington and Chelsea. As part of the KCAW20 Public Art Trail, explore the borough and find faux art descriptions installed at locations across the Kensington and Chelsea – from theatres to galleries, shopping centres, historical landmarks and more. These texts imply that each building – and everyone inside it – is a work of art. It’s art we walk past every day. It’s art we’re all part of.

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508 GALLERY CRISTOBAL PEREZ GARCIA: BRIDGES

The 508 Gallery was established in 2012 and specialise in emerging art, bringing new artists into the gallery to showcase their works.

508 King’s Rd, SW10 0LD +44 (0)20 3719 3109 508kingsroad.com

During KCAW20, the exhibition “Bridges” will showcase 20 cityscape pieces that subject are along with water scenes.

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Cristobal Perez Garcia’s paintings are known for their details and perfect nature. His ability to capture the reality around him and capture it in his works manages to arouse the interest of the viewer. With an exceptional ability to capture the beauty.

606 CLUB

Chelsea’s iconic live music venue the 606 Club has been presenting the finest British-based musicians playing jazz, blues, R&B, Latin music and much more since 1976. Known for its intimate atmosphere, the 606 has fostered the careers of many now famous musicians, including Jamie Cullum, Ian Shaw, Gwilym Simcock, Claire Martin and Liane Carroll. Owned and run by musician Steve Rubie, it’s a top-rated club and restaurant. The Club also livestreams selected shows on its online portal, 606 Online Live.

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90 Lots Rd, SW10 0QD +44 (0)20 7352 5953 606club.co.uk Thu | 6.30–11pm Fri | 7–11.30pm Sat | 7–11.30pm Sun | 6.30–11pm see website for details Disabled access: limited 606Club 606Club 606Club

“Best Live Music Venue in London” – Jamie Cullum

ANTIKBAR

AntikBar gallery specialises in original vintage posters (travel, advertising, sport, cinema, war, propaganda) from around the world with over 3000 posters in stock. AntikBar also holds auctions, offers restoration and advice for collectors, individuals, interior designers, museums and other institutions

404 King’s Rd, SW10 0LJ +44 (0)20 7352 9309 antikbar.co.uk Mon–Fri | 10am–6pm Sat | 11am–5pm Disabled access: yes antikbar.co.uk antikbar antikbar.co.uk

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BOX GALLERIES WHAT MAKES ART GOOD?

Box Galleries is a contemporary art gallery in Chelsea that specialise in recognised investment artwork alongside emerging talent. During KCAW20 Box Galleries are presenting a dialogue between emerging artists and well-known investment art during the month of October, debating: “What Makes Art Good?”

402 King’s Rd, SW10 0LJ boxgalleries.com Tue–Sat | 10am–5pm Sun | 11am–5pm Disabled access: yes boxgalleries boxgalleries boxgalleries

The exhibition features new artwork by emerging star Tommy Fiendish as well as the Connor Brothers, alongside well known contemporary investment artwork by Damien Hirst and Harland Miller.

CATHARINE MILLER GALLERY

Trading in Chelsea since 1980, Catharine Miller is family-run gallery specialising in vibrant figurative, affordable art from Europe and South America. The gallery creates an informal atmosphere where everyone is welcome to come and browse the ever-changing collection. Exhibiting work from 1950 to the present day with prices ranging from £50 £5,000.

CHELSEA ARTS CLUB

The Chelsea Arts Club is a private club for artists. Established in 1891 the Club has occupied the same house since 1902. Admission is for members only and their guests.

12 Hollywood Rd, SW10 9HY +44 (0)20 7351 1973 catharinemiller.com Mon–Fri | 10am–6pm Sat | 10am–4pm catharinemillergallery

143 Old Church St, SW3 6EB +44 (0)20 7 376 3311 chelseaartsclub.com Disabled access: no

As well as fine artists, photographers and architects the Club numbers film makers, poets, writers and performers amongst its 4,000 Members.

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It holds exhibitions and events all year round and is a proud supporter of Kensington + Chelsea Art Week.

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CHELSEA THEATRE

Chelsea Theatre is a studio theatre that presents, commissions, and produces material, and works with the local community.

7 Worlds End Piazza, King’s Rd, SW10 0DR +44 (0)20 7352 1967 chelseatheatre.org.uk

During KCAW20, visit the exhibition featuring the winners of the A DAY IN YOUR LIFE community photography competiton.

Disabled access: yes

On occasion of the RBKC Culture Night and KCAW20, the Chelsea Theatre will be lit up by a colourful light installation, from 2-11 October.

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A Day in Your Life exhibition from 5 Oct KCAW20 Light Installation 2–11 Oct

CHELSEA ART SOCIETY CHELSEA UNLOCKED

CHE L S E A U NLO CK E D is an exhibition by members of Chelsea Art Society sponsored by Sloane Stanley, with the award of the William Sloane Medal 2020. The exhibition features aan eclectic mix of sculpture and painting. All work is for sale and can be viewed on the Chelsea Society website: chelseaartsociety.org.uk/sloanestanley-exhibition

THE CHERRY MOON

Then Cherry Moon is a uniquely curated platform for international and UK emerging and independent fashion and beauty brands. Showcasing unusual, pieces with intricate detailing and also limited edition one off pieces, promoting their sustainable and ethical approach to their branding.

340 Kings Rd, SW3 5UR chelseaartsociety.org.uk Disabled access: no chelseaartsociety chelseaartsociety Chelsea Unlocked 6-11 Oct Tue-Sat | 10am-6pm Su | 10am-1pm

253 Kings Rd, SW3 5EL +44 (0)20 7101 4934 thecherrymoon.com Mon–Fri | 10.30am– 5.30pm Sat | 10.30am–7pm Sun | 12-6pm Disabled access: no thecherrymoonlondon _thecherrymoon thecherrymoonlondon

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CW+ CHARITY

CW+ is the official charity of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. The CW+ Art and Design programme combines digital, visual and performing arts with innovative design to transform the hospital experience for patients, their families and the staff who care for them. During KCAW20, CW+ presents a range of online events including a virtual tour of the impressive CW+ art collection, a live streamed music performance and a talk by CW+ Art Director, Trystan Hawkins, about the programme and the effects of arts in health.

DAY TRUE

Day True has a unique approach to life. It’s based on a fundamental belief that good design should be available to everyone, because when done well, it has the potential to improve happiness and wellbeing. From its showrooms in Chelsea, Maida Vale and Wimbledon Village, Day True helps homeowners create better spaces, designers achieve their visions and developers offer something distinctly different.

ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET SCHOOL

English National Ballet School prepares the finest young ballet dancers for a lifetime of achievement. The school provides students with the confidence, creativity and skills for a career as a professional dancer and for a future beyond performing.

4 Verney House, 1b Hollywood Rd SW10 9HS +44 (0)20 3315 6617 cwplus.org.uk Please avoid visiting the hospital for anything other than medical reasons. Disabled access: yes cwpluscharity cwpluscharity cwpluscharity Please visit the CW+ or KCAW website for the full digital events schedule.

302-304 Fulham Rd, SW10 9ER +44 (0)20 7788 9229 daytrue.com Mon-Thu | 10am-6pm Fri | 10am-5pm Sat | 10am-4pm day_true DAY_TRUE _London

Carlyle Building, Hortensia Rd SW10 0QS +44 (0)20 7376 7076 enbschool.org.uk enbschool ENBSchool ENBSchool

English National Ballet School aspires to pioneer the future of dance education.

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FINBOROUGH THEATRE #FINBOROUGHFORFREE

Join the Finborough Theatre in celebrating its 40th birthday! As part of the #FinboroughForFree initiative the Finborough Theatre is releasing a selection of previous productions online for free, along with videos from the Virtual Finborough Forum Q+A sessions with theatre industry experts.

118 Finborough Rd, SW10 9ED finboroughtheatre.co.uk Disabled access: subtitled versions of the online content will be available from scenesaver.co.uk finboroughtheatre finborough finboroughtheatre Virtual events happening on demand throughout the week

THE FOUNDRY GALLERY

ICONIC IMAGES GALLERY

The Foundry Gallery exhibits contemporary art that explores relationships between art and architecture.

39 Old Church St, SW3 5PS +44 (0)20 7351 5456 thefoundrygallery.org

Established as part of Le Lay Architects, the gallery forms the foundation of the practices research into how architectural ideas are conceived and how people engage with buildings and structures.

Mon–Fri | 10am–5pm + by appointment

Iconic Images represents many of the most collected photographers in the world.

13A Park Walk, SW10 OAJ iconicimages.net

Original photographs and limited edition fine-art prints by legends Terry O’Neill, Norman Parkinson, Douglas Kirkland, Milton H Greene and Ed Caraeff, chronicle our cultural heritage from vintage fashion to the birth of rock’n’roll. Iconic Images Gallery aims to exhibit the most collectible and iconic photography, in limited-editions, estate stamped or signed by the artist.

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Mon–Tue | by appointment Wed–Sun | 11am–7pm iconicimagesnet iconicimagesnet iconicimagesgallery


KING‘S ROAD, CHELSEA COLOURFUL STREET / COLOURFUL LIFE

In this time of uncertainty, King’s Road welcomes the artist and artwork of Lois O’Hara, a born optimist. A naturally effervescent spirit who paints her vision large in murals and whose affinity with colour perfectly suits our setting and mood. COLOURFUL STREET / COLOURFUL LIFE is an abstraction of the shape, flows and colours of King’s Road, creating a visual feast for the eyes.

LOVE MY HUMAN

The project is in collaboration with Pantone and The Pantone Colour Institute to define and expand on our understanding of the colours around us and their impact on our inner and outer worlds. This project pays homage to one of the world’s earliest students of colour, Jacob Christoph Le Blon, who lived on the Sloane Stanley Estate, then known as Chelsea Park.

Love My Human is a contemporary pet boutique with grooming facilities. They place emphasis on well designed and well made pet products and pet food. During KCAW20, Love My Human will display works by an artist who features dogs in their work, and whose style and medium fits in with Love My Human’s design and approach to the ‘modern day pet’.

Next to Chelsea Fire Station, 264 King’s Rd, SW3 5UF Mural on view 24/7 Use the QR codes along the road to interact with the ideas and concepts.

308 King’s Rd, SW3 5UH +44 (0)20 7971 7338 lovemyhuman.co.uk Mon-Fri | 10am-6.30pm Sat | 10am-6pm Sun | 12-5 pm Disabled access: yes love.my.human love_my_human lovemyhumanlondon

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JGM GALLERY

PETER HARRINGTON GALLERY

Following her successful years as a private dealer, Jennifer Guerrini Maraldi opened JGM Gallery in 2017.

1-11 Howie ST, SW11 4AY +44 (0)20 7228 6027 jgmgallery.com

Its agenda is to create greater awareness of significant contemporary Australian Aboriginal art, both in the UK and internationally, and to provide an exhibition platform for exceptional contemporary art irrespective of origin.

Tue–Sat | 11am–5pm (until further notice)

Peter Harrington Gallery specialises in original prints across all mediums; encompassing Impressionism, Expressionism, Modern British, Pop Art, Op Art, Contemporary, YBA, Urban and many other movements in between.

100 Fulham Rd, SW3 6HS +44 (0)20 7591 0220 peterharringtongallery.co.uk

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All prints are on view together with rare books at 100 Fulham Road, Chelsea or 43 Dover Street, Mayfair

PEGGY PORSCHEN

Step through the beautifully adorned arches of Peggy Porschen Chelsea and into a dreamy world in which to relax and sample exquisite tastes. The carefully chosen, seasonally inspired, menus can be enjoyed across two floors of rooms.

219 King’s Rd, SW3 5EJ +44 (0)20 7730 1316 peggyporschen.com Mon-Thu | 10am-5pm Fri-Sun | 10am-6pm Disabled access: yes

Founded in 2003, the company is headed by award-winning cake designer, author and Creative Director Peggy Porschen and her husband Bryn Morrow. Leading her talented team of pastry chefs and sugar-craft artists, Peggy is passionate about creating edible works of art for special occasions.

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VENTIQUE

Ventique is a contemporary art gallery based in Chelsea, London, UK.

77 Lots Rd, SW10 0RN ventique.co.uk

Opened in 2012 the gallery evolved from just an exhibition space, to a reference point for collectors, interior designers, and art lovers.

Mon–Fri | 9.30am–5.30pm Sun | 11am–5pm + by appointment Disabled access: yes

The emphasis is on Italian contemporary and modern artists especially 3 dimensional works and sculptures. Ventique focuses on exclusive commissions originating not just from the capital but also further afield – each tailored to suit the client’s individual needs.

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AMY JACKSON LITTLE VOICES

LIT TLE VOICES is an art piece comprising sculpture, performance, spoken word and visual art. Underrepresented artists and members of society will use a variety of mediums to address the topic: transforming society to solve the climate crisis and the greatest inequalities of our time.

More than just artwork, LIT TLE VOICES is a platform for transformation, containing a wealth of resources, knowledge, craftsmanship and musings. Designed to make us pause and reflect on the biggest challenges we face and determine what we can do to change our world for the better.

The project includes established and emerging artists from marginalised backgrounds and will be available online. The piece shines a light on critical collective action to help us fight major and interlinked societal issues of our time, specifically climate change and inequality.

Amy Jackson is a British artist whose work explores issues such as climate change, consumerism, mental health, social inequalities and critically, how these themes are inextricably linked. Her work often exists outside of the ‘white cube’ and inside the communities it touches.

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WHITE CITY


CAMILLE WALALA LES JUMEAUX

A new large-scale public artwork by French artist Camille Walala has been unveiled in White City. Comprising of two uniquely-designed pedestrian crossings and seven striking murals, the artwork entitled L ES J U ME AUX (‘The Twins’), can be recognised by Walala’s signature use of geometric patterns and primary colours. With the easing of lockdown measures set to continue combined with the reopening of many local retailers and outdoor-dining destination The Set at Television Centre, White City Place welcomes the eye-catching installation to the area which transforms the pedestrian crossings on South Africa Road and Wood Lane, whilst the murals adorn the façade of the WestWorks building. With a right turn out of both Wood Lane and White City underground stations, passers-by and visitors are led by the artwork directly to White City Place which, along with the neighbouring Television Centre, has undergone extensive redevelopment into an emerging hub of activity and creativity.

Camille Walala draws inspiration from the strong functional shapes that can be found on the facades of buildings, continuing her renowned installations in the urban landscape. ‘Les Jumeaux’ brings new life to White City with the use of vibrant colours and visually arresting patterns, connecting Walala’s distinctive joyful style with the rich architectural history of the area. Beginning with drawings and collages in a sketchbook, Walala experiments with colour and pattern to develop this large-scale installation through an intuitive, artistic process.

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Commissioned by Stanhope, Mitsui Fudosan and Aimco, ‘Les Jumeaux’ is Walala’s first major public outdoor artwork in West London and is part of White City Place’s wider cultural programme. Walala’s artwork follows the success of international design duo Craig & Karl’s colourful transformation of a disused petrol station on Wood Lane, and Richard Wood’s H O L IDAY H O ME as part of KCAW19. With its playful design and buoyant colour palette, Walala’s latest artwork will inject long-lasting energy into the community.

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ADVISORY BOARD CAROLINE BOS ELE Y Special Projects Curator, KCAW EMILY CANDLER Executive Director, The Exhibition Road Committee VICK Y CA PLIN Freelance Curator; Trustee, The Sixteen Trust JOS EPHINE CHANTER Director of Audiences, Design Museum JENNIFER CONNER After Nyne, Affordable Art Fair FELIX CONR AN Designer, Maker + Son SA R A H FARRUGIA Founding Director, The Fabric S U E H A RRIS Executive Director for Environment, Leisure and Residents Services, Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea GEOFFRE Y MAT THE WS Secretary and Chief Executive, Chelsea Arts Club DA MIA N R AY NE West London Gallery Association, Director of Gallery Bus Tour CARLO RIZ ZO V&A, Royal Society of Sculptors PIERS THOMPSON Director, Portobello Radio CAROLINE WORTHINGTON Director, Royal Society Of Sculptors

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