Tuesday 21 September
Anti-Matters, curated by Richard Thomas (Resonance FM)
An evening of talks about negation, negative space, negative aesthetics, trash culture and anti-matter, including:
SHREDS – Stewart Home discusses anti-art, auto-destructive art and shreds books in an homage to John Latham.
The Psychoanalysis of Trash – Ken Hollings gives a lecture on how Ludwig II of Bavaria and Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley and Big Daddy Roth, Morris Lapidus and Kenneth Anger can never be recycled
Sewer Side – Anthropologist and broadcaster Bruno Rinvolucri (University of Oxford) has spent the last two years exploring London’s sewer system, a subterranean negative space if ever there was one.
Destruction and Negative Space – Curator Mathieu Copeland discusses auto-destructive art, and art and voids.
Anti-Matter – Dr.Ed Gerstner, physicist and the editor of Nature Physics magazine discusses particle physics and matter and its opposite, anti-matter.