Milk Diaries

A place to think

Month: September, 2016

by rectangledays

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Artists Nina Bacos, John Farrell and Melanie Letore come together for an exhibition that was not supposed to happen.

After a slight stumble in the delivery of its program, Milk Diaries has accommodated an incongruous yet delightful exhibition of its mentors.

With a few hours to spare, Bacos, Farrell and Letore physically carried work to Milk Café that was available and presentable – works made as part of wider projects; works that had gathered dust in cupboards and on shelves; works hadn’t been looked at for months or years. Because of the lack of a curator or pre-determined concept, the installation of IMPROMPTU became a purely visual exercise. The artists looked at shapes, colours and subject matter, and asked the most simple question of all: what can I see?

Join us for a beer at the opening of IMPROMPTU at Milk Cafe from 6.30pm on Saturday 17th of September.

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by rectangledays

Today we met with Kat Abdullah, who has been putting up posters (see below) in Govanhill for her project. She has quite a few different communities involved, and her exhibition will show a wealth of different Govanhill-ers. She will also add quotes from interviews with the participants.

 

 

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