Event Name: Graveland Exhibition
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Start Date: 29/01/2013
Event End Date: 03/02/2013
Admission Cost: free
Event Times: 12-6pm
Venue: The Crypt Gallery
Venue Address: St. Pancras Church, Euston Road, London, NW12BA
Region: London (Greater)
Venue Name: The Crypt Gallery
Art Form: Cross Art Form
Statement: A playful art & photography exhibition exploring cemeteries from around the world and how we remember the dead.
Photos, objects, stories & decorations show some of the ways we commemorate, from the traditional to the more unusual. And this will be further explored by artwork including drawing, sculpture, installation, film, performance, craft, writing and music.
Artists: Carla Conte, Hin, Pablo Delgado, Pia Interlandi, Shehnoor Ahmed, Tina Bueno, Rachel Wallace, Kai Yoshino, Candida Lucca, CJ Chandler, Owl & the Abacus, Steve Ferrar, Robin Bath, Matthew Fleming, Giovanni Ferri, Sabra Lawrence and Patrick Harrison. Plus contributions from young people and children.
It aims to open up this often ignored subject and create a space that is beautiful, inviting, informative and respectful. The exhibition will be participatory, inviting the audience to have their say too.
There will be an opening event on 31st January, 6-9pm.
A ‘Death Cafe’ will be held on 1st February, 3-5pm.
All welcome. Free entry. For more info see … www.cemeteriesaroundtheworld.com