FLUX and artist Sara Choudhrey invite the public and local communities affected by the Grenfell disaster to explore new forms of artistic practice by focusing on Islamic digital art. Maxilla Space will open its doors to engage the local community with geometric and floral patterns as a means to contribute towards a collaborative installation artwork to be exhibited for public viewing.
Audiences of all ages are invited to take part in workshops developed to provide an understanding of Islamic art and the production methods for patterns from Islamic visual culture. Workshops will be jointly hosted and orchestrated by artist Sara Choudhrey, FLUX Events and ACAVA.
Opening Event: 28th June 2018, 6-9pm
Talk, Art as Collaborative Community Practice: 29th June 2018, 7.30-10pm
Exhibition open: 30th June & 1st July 2018, 11am-5pm
Venue: Maxilla Space, 6 Maxilla Walk, W10 6NQ
The AYAH exhibition will be hosted by ACAVA and are supported by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Image artwork by Sara Choudhrey