Fine Art Live Lecture Series presents: Erica Scourti

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Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is delighted to invite Erica Scourti to speak at the first Fine Art Live Lecture for 2017. Born in Athens, Greece and now based in London, Scourti's work draws on personal experience to explore life, labour, gender and love in a fully mediated world.

  • From: Thursday 19 January 2017, 5.15 pm
  • To: Thursday 19 January 2017, 7.30 pm
  • Location: Lecture Theatre 2, Newton building, Main Entrance, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
  • Booking deadline: Saturday 6 January 2018, 12.00 am

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We are delighted to invite Erica Scourti to speak at the first Fine Art Live Lecture for 2017. Born in Athens, Greece and now based in London, Scourti's work draws on personal experience to explore life, labour, gender and love in a fully mediated world.

Recent exhibitions include:

  • Bedlam: The Asylum and Beyond, Wellcome Collection, 2016-2017
  • Fireflies in the Night, Niarchos Centre, Athens, 2016
  • Third Party, CTRL+SHIFT, Oakland, 2016

She has also exhibited at: Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam; Microscope Gallery, New York; Somerset House, London; Foundation for Art and Creative Technology (FACT), Liverpool; The Photographers’ Gallery, London; Hayward Gallery, London; Munich Kunstverein, Munich; EMST National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, and Banner Repeater, London.

Scourti has recently presented performances and talks at: Whitechapel Gallery, London; South London Gallery, London; Block Universe Festival, London; IMPAKT Festival 2016, Utrecht; Transmediale, Berlin; Dutch Art Institute, Arnhem; Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), London; Southbank Centre, London; Royal College of Art, London; Goldsmiths College, London and Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam.

In 2015 Scourti was in residence at Wysing Arts Centre and the White Building, London, and she is currently a resident of Somerset House Studios.

You can read more about Scourti by visiting her website.

No prior booking required

This event is open to students, staff, alumni, and the general public.
Admission is free.

About the Fine Art Live Lectures Series

The Fine Art Live Lecture Series is an initiative by Nottingham Trent University's Fine Art course, whereby creative practitioners are invited to deliver a lecture to current students. The lectures are also open to staff, alumni and the general public.

The lectures take place during term-time only.

The course also has an informal Facebook page giving details about forthcoming lectures.

Enquiries

For all enquiries, please email us or telephone +44 (0)115 848 8651.

Programme

This event will start at 5.15 pm in Lecture Theatre 2 in the Newton building on the City Campus. It is due to end at 7.30 pm.

Please note complimentary refreshments are not served at the Fine Art Live Lectures.

Booking information

No prior booking required

This event is open to students, staff, alumni, and the general public.
Admission is free.

Location details

Room/Building:

Lecture Theatre 2, Newton building, Main Entrance

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

Parking:

Our City site is located in Nottingham city centre. There are a number of public car parks within a short walk from the University – Trinity Square and Talbot Street. There is also limited metered on-street parking on Chaucer and Shakespeare Streets.

Travel Info:

If arriving by tram, please use the Nottingham Trent University stop on Goldsmith Street. The Newton building can be found a short walk away along the same street.

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