Brighton Pride – RIOT Exhibition – Celebrating Stonewall’s Anniversary

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Brighton Pride – RIOT Exhibition – Celebrating Stonewall’s Anniversary
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Date

29 July 2019

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Time

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Venue

BMECP Centre, Brighton UK

In celebration of Pride, the BMECP is excited to host the upcoming exhibition “Riot! Celebrating Stonewall’s Anniversary” curated by SEAS – Socially Engaged Art Salon.
 
The exhibition will be on from the 2nd-31st August at SEAS Socially Engaged Art Salon / BMECP Centre
10/A Fleet St
Brighton,  BN1 4ZE
Open daily from 11 am–4 pm (except on August the 3rd)
Free entry and fully accessible.
For more details, please see: http://tiny.cc/BrightonPride
And www.seasbrighton.com
 
The exhibition will be open for the month of August and showcase the work of approximately 30 artists from Brighton, the UK and further afield and spread over two floors of the BMECP Centre, SEAS studio basement will be transformed by Vanessa Maurice-Williams into a magical fairyland. Another section of the exhibition will include a mini solo show by the Instagram sensation Queer Habibi – an anonymous Middle Eastern artist who create cheeky illustrations of LGBTQ people’s daily life in cities across the Arab world, like Cairo, Amman, Ramallah. Another section will feature the mix media work of Brighton based artist Josef Cabey depicting his experience as a black gay in Brighton.
 
The hub area will include a series of intimate and captivating short films about the lives of transgender persons and LGBTQ people of colour in the UK and the Commonwealth by Fox Fisher, Sussex University PhD candidate Fubara-Manuel, and Brighton Uni. Graduate Pacheanne Anderson. Gil Mualem-Doron will exhibit his on-going participatory photography project No Man’s Land from which the exhibition’s poster was created.
 
The exhibition is supported by Brighton & Hove Pride Cultural Development Fund, Art Council England and the Black Minorities Ethnic Partnership (BMECP).
 
Riot! Celebrating Stonewall’s Anniversary will be on from the 2nd-31st August at
SEAS – Socially Engaged Art Salon / BMECP Centre
10/A Fleet St. Brighton BN1 4ZE
Open daily from 11 am–4 pm (except on August the 3rd)
Free entry and fully accessible.
For more details, please see: http://tiny.cc/BrightonPride
And www.seasbrighton.com

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