Jumana Emil Abboud works with drawing, installation, video and performance, exploring personal and collective memory, loss, longing and belonging. Inspired by the cultural landscape of her home, Abboud draws on the traditions of Palestinian folklore and myth-making by collecting stories and fairy tales. Investigating these story telling practices and oral histories, the artist provides new interpretations for the tales she has discovered.
Omer Fast uses complex narrative structures to explore the different ways stories are constructed. Blurring the boundaries between "reality" and "representation" and between document and artifice, his practice questions the status of the image. This exhibition, co-produced with Jeu de Paume, Paris and Kunsten Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg, present new and recent work.
Athens-based Christiana Soulou makes complex drawings that investigate the nature of being human and its many conditions. The expressive lines and expansive re-imagining of forms in her work often derive from literature.
Visit BALTIC for a session exploring movement and play with artist Nicola Singh. Start your day in Level 5, before the gallery opens to the public with a mix of movement practices and gentle yoga to Fluxus theatre games. Adults only.
Artist Jumana Emil Abboud will introduce her new work Hide Your Water from the Sun (Chapter 1) 2016, filmed with cinematographer Issa Freij, followed by a Q&A.
Join Apeuro Free running at BALTIC for a Parkour explosion. If you are between 10-14 years old and have a desire to get creative with the world around you, then this is the Summer School for you!
Acclaimed Scottish choreographer Jack Webb and a company of three exceptional dancers confront and explore the dramatic notion of end points, the end of the world, the end of life as we know it, the end of good, bad and all in between.
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