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Featured Presentation

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Curtis James

Ethnographer/Photographer, Fieldwork in Brighton

Beyond Work

PRESENTED ON JUN 28, 2017
IN BRIGHTON @ VOL 27

Curtis James explores our relationship with work and each other through this inspiring and beautiful talk on how he plans to reconnect a community.

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Image Tag

BY ZARA WOOD A.K.A WOODY
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Brighton city organiser Woody, shares her recent experiment of image tag. She sent out one image, without telling the recipient anything about and they were in invited to respond in kind with a snapshot, old or new.  Here's what happened.

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The Body

BY RACHEL BLACKMAN
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Performer Rachel Blackman takes us through our body's reactions and how she utilizes these in her work practice.

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The Art of Tea Mixology

BY MIKE TURNER
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Mike Turner mixes business with pleasure.  Here he shares the journey that he and his wife, Krisi, took from Canadian to Brighton and from a passion to career with the art of tea mixology.  

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Experiments in Type

BY MARK FERGUSON
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Graphic designer Mark Ferguson shares his typographical experiments.

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Drawing with an Axe

BY JENNY ARRAN
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Towner Gallery Artist in Residence, Jenny Arran, shares her experimental approach to drawing, painting, school workshops and life. 

 

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Seeing & Drawing

BY JAKE SPICER
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Draughtsman Jake Spicer shows us how to create a life drawing from start to beautiful finish.  He also invites us to take 20 seconds to really look at people around us. Inspirational notes on life and drawing!

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No Plastic Pledge

BY JAKE ARNEY
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

Product designer Jake Arney shares his recent campaign for banning single-use plastic and showcases what can be made with reclaimed materials.

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Taut - alive sound experiment

BY INGRID PLUM
@ VOL 28 ON NOV 08, 2017

A classiclaly trained singer, with a five octave range (!), as well as being an artist, Ingrid Plum shares a new sound experiment live within the PechaKucha format.  

A native of Denmark, she has made her home in Brighton England, but travels worldwide collaborating, researching and installing artwork.

 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Claire Potter

    Brighton based eco interior architect - designer of spaces + stuff. snow, sea, sword, singer, standup, circular economy. A BBC Expert Woman. forager. Eclectic - mostly harmless (apart from the swords bit)

  • Zara Wood a.k.a Woody

    Artist | Designer | Illustrator | Curator | Lecturer Having worked in London + Melbourne, Brighton is now my base. CD of my own design studio + product range, I'm also a lecturer in art and design. Drawn to promoting talented folk and creativity I'm founder of The Enquiry Desk + Colour In Club.

  • Alex Leith

    Alex is an experienced author and journalist who is currently running the editorial side of Viva Magazines, in Brighton and Lewes, UK. He likes cycling, playing jumpers-for-goals football, watching slow-moving films, and drinking red wine.