Sketchy: London is a collaboration bringing together artists and actors from all over the world. Its aim is to encourage a fresh perspective on contemporary collections, broadening their accessibility through the fusion of art, theatre and music.
Exhibition runs Thurs 9 Aug – Sat 18 Aug
Sketchy Nights: Thurs 9 Aug,Fri 10 Aug,Thurs 16 Aug
Sketchy: London is new and unique international event of theatrical responses to art. Over ten days, Artists working in painting, installation and video, from University of the Arts, London and L’Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris will exhibit. These artists are currently some of the most exciting, award winning new talents.
On selected evenings, watch the exhibition spring to life through the magic of Sketchy, as some of London’s finest professional young actors step inside the hilarious and heartbreaking worlds evoked and inspired by the art.
Enjoy an evening of specially-created sketches and extracts, followed by a drink or two as the night is rounded off with music from some of London’s most exciting emerging artists.
A bar and terrace onto the canal will be open throughout the exhibition each day until close.
Curator: Lucy Ralph – BA Fine Art Central St Martins, Diploma Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris www.lucy-ralph.com
Theatre Programme Director: Katherine Moran – BA Acting Royal Central School of Speech and Drama www.katherinemoran.co.uk
Theatre Programme Director: Charlotte Pleasants – Actress and Founder of Tapis Théâtre, Paris
Amelia Bowles, Charles Cadic, Martin Faure, Melinda Fourn, Clédia Fourniau, Ayse Kipri, Antoine Langenieux-Villard, Lucy Ralph, Helen Waldburger, Tarryn Williams, Cybi Williams