May 2018

Si Wi Yah: Sartorial Representations of the African Diaspora 5-6 May 2018

The Costume Institute of the African Diaspora’s first dress conference seeks to understand how Diaspora communities came to be visually represented or have developed the agency to represent themselves and establish their identities through clothing and adornment. The conference workshops take place on Saturday 5 May 2018 Senate House, University of London, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU 10am – 1.30pm.

Lucille will join the event on Saturday 5th May to deliver a workshop.

The Yorùbá Blues – What can we learn from Yorùbá indigo-dyed textiles?

Details – Textile artist and indigo dyer Lucille Junkere takes inspiration from her 2017 Winston Churchill travel Fellowship to south western Nigeria for this salon style workshop. She will introduce you to the visual language of Yorùbá indigo dyed cloths through photographs, video and textiles. The session includes an experimental mark making class where you will explore different techniques to create your own patterns which speak to your personal cultural identity. Resources provided.    

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The Select Festival 5 – 6 May 2018 

Join Lucille at Select Trail 2018  exhibiting as part of the My Nature group exhibition on May 5 – 6th 2018 in Gallery 2, Museum in the Park, Stratford Park, Stroud GL5 4AF from 11am – 5pm.

Lucille will be present at the evening talk 5pm – 7pm on Saturday 5th May and running mini demonstrations and available to answer any questions about her work on Sunday 6th May 2018.

My Nature Exhibit

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The Makers Dozen 10 – 12 May 2018 

Group exhibition

Top Floor Jacob’s Market, West Canal Wharf, Cardiff Wales CF10 5DB

Launch event 10 May 2018 18:00 – 20:00

Exhibition open 11 -12 May 2018 10:00 -17:00

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