Wednesday 21 June 2017 3.50-5pm
Res. are pleased to be hosting part of the Longplayer Day programme.
John Latham’s seminal film work Erth (1971) collapses space and time, both physically and cinematically into a direct encounter. The screening will be prefaced with an introduction by Gareth Bell-Jones, Curator at Latham’s Flat Time House in Peckham, South London.
Wednesday 21 June 2017 3.50-5pm
Summer Solstice – Waning crescent moon under Taurus (Wednesday 21 June), 7– 9.30pm
This a participatory research group, akin to a reading group but not limited to texts. It is grounded in the question: Are we carrying the right tools to shape the future we want and need?
A conversation with Christy Hyman and Noah Angell
Tuesday 6 June 2016, 7-9pm
FREE, booking essential
Res. are pleased to be hosting researcher Christy Hyman and artist Noah Angell in conversation regarding Hyman’s current work on the landscapes experienced by runaways from enslavement and exploitative labour on the East Coast of the United States from 1805-1840. The event will focus upon the technological methodology of Hyman’s map-making, and the underlying significance held by the Great Dismal Swamp.
Saturday 20 May, 12.30-5.30pm
This is a new larp by Hamish MacPherson with Sarah Jury and Nina Runa Essendrop. Within it, a silent encounter offers a brief window into the relationship between two or three beings, objects or sites. It might be about a healer and their patient, or two friends, perhaps one of those friends is not a human but a dog, or an ancient tree, or even an entire landscape.
Saturday 22 April, 1-5pm
This is the preliminary run-through of a new larp* about a silent encounter that offers a brief window of experience into the relationship shared between beings, objects or sites. It might be about a healer and their patient, or two friends, perhaps one of those friends is not a human but a dog, or an ancient tree, or even an entire landscape.
Tuesday 18 April 2017, 7-9pm
This group discussion about consent structures in larp and participatory performance is open to anyone dealing with questions of consent in their work.
Launch: Friday 31 March, 6-9pm
Screening: ‘The Woman, the Orphan, and the Tiger’ by Jane Jin Kaisen, 7.30pm
Contributors include: Sara Ahmed, Kiran (Kiz) Bangerh, Sean Burn, Ezgi Duman, Gitan Djeli, Carl Gent, Christina Harles, Golschan Ahmad Haschemi, Sophie Hoyle, Michal Huss, Shona Illingworth, Jane Jin Kaisen, Haeryun Kang, Hae Seo Kim, Legacy Russell, Leonara Manyangadze, Taylor Le Melle, Rowan Powell, Johanna Schmidt, Catherine Smiles, Rosanna Thompson, Ioli Tzanetaki.
A close collective reading of Bojana Kunst’s The Artist at Work: Proximity of Art and Capitalism, Zero Books, 2005
30 January, 14 February, 13 March, 10 April, 7-9pm
Doors from 6.45pm
Monday 20 February 2017, 7-9pm
Playgroup have been meeting every few months to see plays currently showing in London. During this session at Res., we will be reading and discussing Max Beckmann’s 1923 play “Ebbi – A Comedy” alongside Ben Westley Clarke’s recent writing about The Cock Tavern.
Thursday 5 January, 2017 6.30-10pm
In response to an increasing interest from creative practitioners in the traditions and medium of live action role-play (larp), and a new tendency for larp practitioners to describe their work as a form of art, this event opens the floor to discuss the effects and potential of what is emerging.