Events for 22 Feb 2018 › Visual Arts
This exhibition, including works by Spanish artist Roman Lokati, explores seven pivotal migration moments in Britain’s migration history. Some brought people together, others moved people apart; all had a profound effect on individuals who lived through them – and on the country as a whole.
Using video, photography, light and sound, Altered Landscapes encourages you to open up contemplation and discussion about the current situation in Europe, a place that has become filled with militarised border control.
More than 30 years after the Chernobyl disaster, Spanish photographer Quintina Valero travels to Ukraine to document the surroundings of the radioactive area. Almost 100,000 people were affected of which 20,000 were children. What was previously a prosperous area has become one of the poorest regions in Ukraine today.