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Call for proposals – December 2012

Posted by on Dec 12, 2012 in Call, News | Comments Off

Call for proposals – December 2012

Following our successful launch event in November, for our first show of 2013 we would like to invite proposals from across Goldsmiths for a show to open in the last week of January.  Proposals for this show should be made in response to the unique setting of the Tin Shed Gallery, an open theme which artists may interpret however they see fit.  Some may wish to respond to the space’s distinctive architectural, lighting or acoustic properties to create site-specific work that resonates with the building; while others may prefer to consider the space’s role as a thoroughfare and meeting...

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The role of collective memory in the construction of community identity and sense of place.

Posted by on Nov 10, 2012 in News, Talks | Comments Off

The first Tin Shed Panel discussion will take place to coincide with the opening of Rui Filipe Antunes virtual Installation, Where is Lourenço Marques?  Speakers on the 29th November will be; Rui Filipe Antunes - Where is Lourenço Marques?  In the landscape of colonial Portugal, Lourenço Marques was the the proud capital of the province of Mozambique. This work is devoted to those who lived and inhabited that time and place, in a city which since its independence in 1975, became known as Maputo. Many of those inhabitants left Mozambique for social and political reasons during the...

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Exhibition Opening – Tuesday 13th November

Posted by on Nov 8, 2012 in Exhibitions, News | Comments Off

  Private View - Tuesday 13th November, 6pm – 9pm Exhibition Times - Wednesday 14th  – Wednesday 20th November, 10am – 6pm Tin Shed is pleased to present a selection of new works from students currently studying at postgraduate level in the department of computing.  The work on show ranges from exploring the act of protest through interactive installation to the place of material objects in a digital exhibition and a Gangnam Style video created entirely from YouTube clips.  Exhibiting artists: Fabio Lattanzi Antinori, Nelmarie du Preez, Haydn Jones, Parag K. Mital, Ronan...

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Call for Proposals – October 2012

Posted by on Oct 23, 2012 in Call, News | Comments Off

  To launch the Tin Shed Gallery, we would like to invite students currently studying on the MA/MFA Computational Studio Arts course to submit a piece of work for a short curated exhibition to run in the first week of November.  We welcome submissions from both new and continuing students; either in the form of a finished piece or a work in progress.  There is no restriction on theme for this first exhibition so we encourage you to experiment. We have a projector, speaker system and iMac computer installed in the space, Internet access is also available.  Please bear in mind that you...

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Where is Lourenço Marques?

Posted by on Oct 23, 2012 in Exhibitions, Featured, News | Comments Off

Where is Lourenço Marques?

  We are pleased to announce that the first major exhibition to be shown in the Tin Shed Gallery will be Rui Filipe Antunes’ Where is Lourenço Marques?, a 3D virtual world representing the former city of Lourenço Marques as described by those who inhabited the city. The exhibition opening will be accompanied by a panel discussion starting at 6pm on Thursday 29th November, with a full program of speakers: Rui Filipe Antunes will open with a discussion of the research, that has informed the development of Where is Lourenço Marques?, his talk will be followed by Catarina...

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