For the launch of One for Ten, we’ll be putting on a week of events upstairs at Vibe Bar on East London’s infamous Brick Lane, including a pop-up art exhibit, film screenings, debates and an art salon and of course, our launch party. We would love everyone to come help us celebrate!
Here’s the schedule of events:
Daily, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
An art exhibit on capital punishment featuring works from Carrie Reichardt, Nick Reynolds, Mark Wydler, Jess Piddock, Simone Sandelson and Scott Langley, who recently wrote a guest post for us on his work photographing the execution of Troy Davis. The exhibit will also feature the work of several death row inmates.
Thursday, Jan. 31, 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Join us to celebrate the launch of One For Ten and kick off our crowdfunding campaign! You’ll get a private view of our 6-day pop-up art exhibition, plus live music, DJ sets from music collective Music Take Me Up, and some very special guest speakers. You can find more info and invite your friends on our Facebook event page.
Sunday, Feb. 3rd, film screening at 2 p.m., debate on crime and punishment at 4 p.m.
Join us for a free screening of Will Francome’s previous film, In Prison My Whole Life, about death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal. Featuring Noam Chomsky, Mos Def, Alice Walker, Angela Davis, and Snoop Dogg. After the film, Join us for a debate on crime and punishment, hosted and produced by the Institute of Ideas.
Tuesday, Feb. 5, 7 p.m.
Journalist, filmmaker and troublemaker Leah Borromeo talks to the artists featured in our exhibit about their work and the pitfalls of getting too close to your subject.
We’d love to see you at any or all of the events, so be sure to mark your calendars. And for those of you that are stateside, don’t feel left out. We’ll be planning a couple events in the U.S. in February, so stay tuned for more.