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Lina Iris Viktor  Some Are Born To Endless Night ? Dark Matter

Friday, 13 September 2019 - Saturday, 25 January 2020
Become immersed in deep lustres of black punctuated with luminous 24-karat gold and opulent ultramarine blue hues in Lina Iris Viktor?s singular artistic universe.  Curator: Renée Mussai. Autograph is an accessible venue, download access guide: http://bit.ly/2DF11bE Supported using public funding by Arts Council England. Also supported by Mariane Ibrahim Gallery. . Rivington Place, London. EC2A 3BA. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Autograph. Email: info@autograph-abp.co.uk Telephone: .

Gillian Hyland Exhibition: a photographic retrospective

Saturday, 21 September 2019 - Saturday, 21 December 2019
Since 2007, Clapton-based artist, Hyland has created a portfolio that encompasses imagery for fashion shoots, commercials and advertising campaigns. This diverse background has nurtured her passion for making images, now evolved into her own highly distinctive photographic style. Tues 4-9pm, Thurs 6-9pm, Sat 9am-1pm. Other viewing times may be possible. . Chats Palace Arts Centre, 42-44 Brooksby's Walk, Hackney, London E9 6DF. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Paula Van Hagen. Email: paula@chatspalace.com Telephone: 02085330227. Visit website

Returns and Renewals

Friday, 25 October 2019 - Saturday, 21 December 2019
MacKillop will be showing an exhibition of newly commissioned work across PEER's gallery space and Shoreditch Library. Age group: any. 97-99 Hoxton Street, N1 6QL. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Natascha. Email: natascha@peeruk.org Telephone: .

"Blooms in the City" exhibit by London based artist, M.E. Ster-Molnar.

Saturday, 16 November 2019 - Saturday, 11 January 2020 9.00 am - 6.30pm
A former Los Angeles based fashion designer, M.E. (say like "Emmy") now creates good vibrations with her original super bloom original works on paper. Her work is sunshine infused, celebrating the beautiful imperfections of life. The exhibit will be set inside of a sleek letting and property management office, Homefinders. . Age group: All ages. Homefinders, 146 Kingsland High St, Dalston, London E8 2NS. Contact: Haydar Sehri. Email: haydar@homefinders.net Telephone: 02070330311. Visit website

Barry Thompson: Bleeding for the light

Friday, 22 November 2019 - Saturday, 21 December 2019 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The event will take place at CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, 336 Old Street, Shoreditch, London Open from 11am-6pm Wed to Sat. Please contact the gallery for further information on 020 7739 4055. Follow us @CHARLIESMITHIdn Urls: Website https://go.evvnt.com/548202-0?pid=2348 Instagram https://go.evvnt.com/548202-2?pid=2348 Twitter https://go.evvnt.com/548202-3?pid=2348 Facebook https://go.evvnt.com/548202-4?pid=2348. Charlie Smith London, 336 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V 9DR. Contact: Zavier Ellis. Email: direct@charliesmithlondon.com Telephone: 020 7739 4055. Visit website

'Acid Everything': a solo show by Ryca

Wednesday, 04 December 2019 - Sunday, 22 December 2019 10am - 5pm
An ongoing art project to inject acid vibes and goodness into everything: culture, fine art, music and even Santa. Artwork priced at meltdown prices and something for everyone with Dj's on the opening night taking us on a journey through UK dance music. Mon-Tues by appointment only. Wed - Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm. BSMT, 529 Kingsland Rd, Dalston E8 4AR. Contact: Carolina. Email: hello@bsmt.co.uk Telephone: . Visit website

Wick Wednesdays

Wednesday, 18 December 2019 - Wednesday, 18 March 2020 9am - Midnight
On the borders of Hackney and Tower Hamlets, Hackney Wick and Fish Island is one of London's first Creative Enterprise Zone. Wick Wednesdays celebrate the area's famous art, culture and creative scene on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, every month. Sign up to the newsletter at www.hackneywick.org/wickwednesday.. Age group: All ages. Fish Island and Hackney Wick, Hackney E9 5LX. Disabled access: yes. Contact: William Chamberlain. Email: hello@creativewick.com Telephone: 07947175283. Visit website

Little Red Robin Hood

Saturday, 04 January 2020 - Sunday, 05 January 2020
The Victoria Park Players proudly present their annual pantomime. Come and see our glorious mash up of Robin Hood and Little Red Riding Hood. Tickets £9, seniors and students £6, under 5s free. Proceeds to Hackney Winter Night Shelter. Tickets available from ticketsource/victoriaparkplayers and Sublime on Victoria Park Road. Age group: All ages. Lauriston School, Rutland Road, 15 Sharon Gardens E9 7JS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Peter Willis. Email: peter.willis@futoncompany.co.uk Telephone: .

Women Working Class (WWC) ? Call for working group

Monday, 06 January 2020 - Monday, 16 March 2020 6pm - 8pm
Web: https://tinyurl.com/v9y88tw. LADA is delighted to be hosting Women Working Class (WWC), six bi-monthly Working Group gatherings led by Fox Irving with women artists or producers working in Live Art, Performing or Visual Arts of lower-class origins to investigate how art/space/class interact to reinforce or subvert dominant values. . Live Art Development Agency, The Garrett Centre, 117A Mansford Street, London E2 6LX. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Natalia Damigou. Email: natalia@thisisliveart.co.uk Telephone: +44 (0)208 985 2124. Visit website

Adventure films, campfires and marshmallows

Friday, 31 January 2020 7pm - 10.15pm
Watch 6 of the best short adventure films ever made at the beautiful Round Chapel in Hackney. Enjoy campfires and free marshmallows outside the chapel and our pop up bar with mulled wine, beers and hot food all available to buy inside. £20 (plus booking fee) / 18+ only. https://secretadventures.org/adventures/adventure-films-at-the-round-chapel/. Age group: 18+. The Hackney Round Chapel, 1D Glenarm Rd, Clapton, Hackney E5 0LY. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Secret Adventures. Email: info@secretadventures.org Telephone: . Visit website

SAE Global Game Jam GGJ20

Friday, 31 January 2020 - Sunday, 02 February 2020 3.00pm - 5.00pm
Get together and create games in one weekend at SAE Institute London. The Global Game Jam® is the world?s largest game creation event taking place around the world simultaneously. The jam is an intellectual challenge with people required to design, develop, create, test and make a new game in 48hours. Age group: 18+ (unless accompanied by a guardian at all times). 297 Kingsland Road, London. E8 4DD. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Alice Ameerally. Email: a.ameerally@sae.edu Telephone: . Visit website

Hackney Music Service holiday music course

Tuesday, 18 February 2020 - Thursday, 20 February 2020 9.30am - 12.20pm or 3.30pm
A music course in February half term. 18, 19 and 20 February 2020 at William Patten School. Strings, brass, woodwind, steel pans and instrumental roundabout. Key stages 2 and 3. No experience necessary for steel pans or instrumental roundabout. Creative Music Making for key stage 1. . Age group: Key stage 1, 2 and 3. William Patten School, Stoke Newington Church Street, Stoke Newington, Hackney N16 0NX. Disabled access: no. Contact: Music Service. Email: musicservice@learningtrust.co.uk Telephone: 02030761534. Visit website

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10K - Saturday 2 May 2020

Saturday, 02 May 2020 9:30am - 12 noon
Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium. The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, Greater London E20 2AD. Contact: The Race Team. Email: info@theraceorganiser.com Telephone: 02076847185. Visit website

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 10K - Saturday 7 November 2020

Saturday, 07 November 2020 9.30am - 12 noon
Along a flat, smooth course, you'll be inspired by the scenic waterways, green spaces and sporting venues including the London Stadium, the London Aquatics Centre, the Copper Box Arena, Lee Valley VeloPark and Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre. The Last Drop, 5 Thornton Street, Greater London E20 2AD. Contact: The Race Team. Email: info@theraceorganiser.com Telephone: 02076847185. Visit website