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Paint It Red

8 Sep 2017 → 19 Nov 2017
Daily

Free

‘Paint it Red’ is a contemporary portrait of Easterhouse by Glasgow-based artist, Colin James Tennant. The exhibition is the culmination of a year-long photography project that has developed through conversations, interactions and experiences gained while working in Easterhouse. The work explores the local landscape; the social history, its personalities and the human spirit that contribute to this notoriously misunderstood community.

Colin, the artist, has a few words to add…

“I’ve spent time over the past year meeting and photographing people in the local community and hearing their stories. It’s been a truly fascinating experience – I’ve met so many inspirational people in what is a thriving, vibrant place.”

Dates and times
8 September - 19 November 2017
Additional info

OPENING EVENT:
Friday 8 September, 6pm - 8pm.
All welcome - free

Followed by a performance by Matthew Bourne, 8pm (ticketed)
For more information, follow link here

LUMINATE EVENT
Wednesday 15 November at 3pm
Free

Colin James Tennant will be in conversation with Tonia Lu, curator of Here, Today – a photo essay by Colin that takes an intimate look at the lives of older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in Cumbria, North England. The event also celebrates the publication launch of Here, Today publication.

Please Note:
this talk has been rearranged from Sunday 29 October at 3pm

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