SOUND/IMAGE ’19 Conference: Exploring Sonic and Audio-Visual Practice

  • Sat, 9 Nov 2019 – Sun, 10 Nov 2019
  • 9:30 - 18:00
  • Project Space

This colloquium hosted by the School of Design of the University of Greenwich explores the relationship between sounds and images, and the images which sounds can construct by themselves. Through a series of complementary strands – talks, screenings and loudspeaker orchestra concerts – we bring together artists and experts to investigate sound and sound-image phenomena. […]

Understanding the Unspoken Cost of Work in Victorian/Austerity Britain

  • 25 July 2019
  • 3:00 - 5:00pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery

Join the artists Catherine Hoffman, Emmanuelle Loiselle, Sarm Miccichè and ‘Home is not My Home’ by Dr Joyce Jiang, Tassia Kobylinska & The Voice of Domestic Workers, of the exhibition Keep the Door of My Lips, as they discuss the impact of ‘work’ on their own artistic practice and individual identity. Chaired by Keep the Door of My Lips curators Professor Andrew King and Connie Gallagher […]

Not Bound By Something Solid — Mary Maclean’s Photographic Works

  • 21st Jan 2019
  • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery
Display of four visual works by Mary Maclean leaning against a wall. Titled "Extremely" by Mary Maclean

not bound by something solid A lecture by Helen Robertson on architecture and the photographic work of Mary Maclean. In Mary Maclean’s photographic work, it is as if viewfinder and architectural frame conjoin in a choreographic process that undoes the stability of body and built environment.  This potential to think architecture as relational rather than […]

Sound/Image (2018) Colloquium

  • 10th - 11th Nov 2018
  • 10 am - 6pm daily
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Project Space

The University of Greenwich are delighted to be holding this event once again this year. The Sound/Image colloquium explores the relationships between sounds and images, and the images which sounds can construct by themselves. Through a series of complementary strands – talks, screenings, loudspeaker orchestra concerts – Sound/Image will bring together artists and experts to investigate sound and […]

In the City – Closing Event

  • 20th October 2018
  • 4-6pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery

The University of Greenwich Galleries is delighted to invite you to this event to mark the closing of the In the City exhibition. Curated by Trevor Burgess in association with East Gallery, Norwich University of the Arts, In the City brings together the work of nine established painters dealing with imagery of the city and ideas around urban […]

Unstable Foundations – Exhibitors Talk & Private View

  • 2nd May 2018
  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery

The latest exhibition at the Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Unstable Foundations, which features visual artist Suzanne Mooney and architect Felix Robbins, will open with an Exhibitors’ Talk on 2nd May. This event will include both exhibitors and will offer insights into their approach to this exhibition. The talk will be followed by a private viewing of the exhibition. […]

Future Cities 7 Conference

  • 13th April 2018
  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Project Space

This year the theme of the conference will center on ‘Atmospheres” and asks what conflicts in architectural and urban design offer and how it is possible to work with such tensions creatively. It also raises questions about how we may deal with the nature of ecology, urban environments and an increasingly global society – which are all […]

The Performativity of Painting – Artists’ Talk

  • 10th February 2018
  • 13:30 - 16:00
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery

  ‘An experience of an artwork is an embodiment of space, within the work and around the work – the experience of the temporal’[1] The Creative Conversations initiative and University of Greenwich Galleries invite you to join the artists of the current Stephen Lawrence Gallery exhibition, on the afternoon of Saturday the 10th of February, to view […]

‘Recitativo’ Performance by David Ryan and Ensemble

  • 26th Jan 2018
  • 7pm
  • Project Space

Recitativo – Fragments after Lucretius and Negri is a live performance that examines the relationship between the speaking voice (as a kind of narration) and the possibility of ‘wrapping’ this narration with both sounds and images. Central to this project is the creation of a spoken text that interweaves aphoristic statements from Lucretius’ philosophical and epic poem De […]

Granular Colloquium

  • 27th Jan 2018
  • 10 am - 5pm (Exhibition Viewing 5-7pm)
  • Project Space

Utilising a range of formats from audio-visual performance to talks, this event is an experiential investigation of noise as a granular entity. State changes are a central theme. Processes of disintegration and/or reintegration of material elements at a granular level are explored, both as the mode of transference between states (whether physical or digital) and […]