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April 2019

Young Creatives

Sunday 14 April, 2019 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Sun 14 Apr, 4–6pm. 12 places for 12–15 year olds. Free. In this workshop you will explore Senga Nengudi’s work using a variety of materials, techniques and discussion activities with trained Fresh Fruit Leaders and artist Louise Fraser. Each workshop is unique and will include sculpture and performance.   To book for this workshop please call the bookshop on 0131 226 8181 or email bookshop@fruitmarket.co.uk

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Saturday Tour

Saturday 20 April, 2019 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday 25 May, 2019

The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Every Saturday. 2–2.30pm. Free. No booking required. Drop in for an informal tour of the Senga Nengudi exhibition with one of our Gallery Information Assistants. Senga Nengudi 16 March – 26 May 2019 We are delighted to bring to The Fruitmarket Gallery the first solo institutional exhibition of the work of Senga Nengudi outside the United States. It includes work from 1969 to the present, with recreations of work not seen since the 1970s and a major new installation. Born in Chicago…

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Sew me a quilt. Tell you a story.

Thursday 25 April, 2019 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Thu 25 Apr, 6–8.30pm. Free. Book via Eventbrite A performative conversation between Carol Tulloch (Chelsea College of Arts) and Sequoia Barnes (Edinburgh College of Arts) about black creativity and the fashioning of black women artists in relation to Senga Nengudi’s work. The concept of fashioning – the establishment of codes of dressing both engineered by and superimposed onto groups of people – offers one entry point into Nengudi’s work with works in the exhibition like Ceremony for Freeway Fets 1978…

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Saturday Tour

Saturday 27 April, 2019 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday 25 May, 2019

The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Every Saturday. 2–2.30pm. Free. No booking required. Drop in for an informal tour of the Senga Nengudi exhibition with one of our Gallery Information Assistants. Senga Nengudi 16 March – 26 May 2019 We are delighted to bring to The Fruitmarket Gallery the first solo institutional exhibition of the work of Senga Nengudi outside the United States. It includes work from 1969 to the present, with recreations of work not seen since the 1970s and a major new installation. Born in Chicago…

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May 2019

Saturday Tour

Saturday 4 May, 2019 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday 25 May, 2019

The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Every Saturday. 2–2.30pm. Free. No booking required. Drop in for an informal tour of the Senga Nengudi exhibition with one of our Gallery Information Assistants. Senga Nengudi 16 March – 26 May 2019 We are delighted to bring to The Fruitmarket Gallery the first solo institutional exhibition of the work of Senga Nengudi outside the United States. It includes work from 1969 to the present, with recreations of work not seen since the 1970s and a major new installation. Born in Chicago…

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Discussion Group: Ritual

Wednesday 8 May, 2019 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Wed 8 May, 5–6pm. Free. 10 places. Book via Eventbrite Join the Fruitmarket’s Curator of Research and Public Engagement, Ruth Bretherick, to discuss ritual in the context of Nengudi’s work. There will be a small amount of reading to do in advance, provided when you book. Image: Senga Nengudi, Performance with ‘Inside/Outside Winter 1977’,1977. Courtesy the artist; Lévy Gorvy, New York, London; and Thomas Erben Gallery, New York Photo: Ken Peterson

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Saturday Tour

Saturday 11 May, 2019 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday 25 May, 2019

The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Every Saturday. 2–2.30pm. Free. No booking required. Drop in for an informal tour of the Senga Nengudi exhibition with one of our Gallery Information Assistants. Senga Nengudi 16 March – 26 May 2019 We are delighted to bring to The Fruitmarket Gallery the first solo institutional exhibition of the work of Senga Nengudi outside the United States. It includes work from 1969 to the present, with recreations of work not seen since the 1970s and a major new installation. Born in Chicago…

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Sunday Makers: Human Objects

Sunday 12 May, 2019 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Sun 12 May, 10–11am. 12 places for 8–11 year olds. Free. In this workshop you will work with artist Louise Fraser to make sculptures with the body in mind, experimenting with water, textures and weight, inspired by Senga Nengudi’s exhibition.   To book for this workshop, please call the bookshop on 0131 226 8181 or email bookshop@fruitmarket.co.uk Image: Senga Nengudi, Untitled (Water Composition), 1969-70/2018. Installation view, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds. Courtesy the artist; Lévy Gorvy, New York, London; and Thomas Erben…

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Curator’s Talk

Wednesday 15 May, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Wed 15 May, 6–7pm. Free. Book via Eventbrite Curator of the Senga Nengudi exhibition Laurence Sillars will be in conversation with the Fruitmarket’s Director Fiona Bradley. Come and find out more about the curatorial process behind the current exhibition, organised by and first shown at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds. The exhibition emerged out of conversations and collaboration between Laurence Sillars and Senga Nengudi. Through careful research, Sillars unearthed many works that had been unseen since they were first…

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Saturday Tour

Saturday 18 May, 2019 at 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday 25 May, 2019

The Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1DF United Kingdom
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Every Saturday. 2–2.30pm. Free. No booking required. Drop in for an informal tour of the Senga Nengudi exhibition with one of our Gallery Information Assistants. Senga Nengudi 16 March – 26 May 2019 We are delighted to bring to The Fruitmarket Gallery the first solo institutional exhibition of the work of Senga Nengudi outside the United States. It includes work from 1969 to the present, with recreations of work not seen since the 1970s and a major new installation. Born in Chicago…

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