Virtual Exhibition – Samson Kambalu: New Liberia

“A cause for optimism for a more generous, creative, and diverse world.” – Samson Kambalu Discover Samson Kambalu’s fascinating exhibition New Liberia by entering the virtual exhibition, no matter where you are. Click on the virtual tour below to explore brand new works by the Malawi-born, Oxford-based artist and writer. Kambalu’s powerful installation draws visitors into his ‘initiation ceremony’… Continue reading Virtual Exhibition – Samson Kambalu: New Liberia

Samson Kamblau’s proposal for the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square

Samson Kambalu’s proposal for the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square has been revealed. Our current exhibiting artist Samson Kambalu is one of six artists shortlisted for the Fourth Plinth commission in Trafalgar Square in London. Visit our exhibition New Liberia to see a model of Antelope, the artist’s proposed sculpture for the Fourth Plinth, a sculptural restaging of… Continue reading Samson Kamblau’s proposal for the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square

The masks we wear: a short film by young artist Olivia

Young artist Olivia created this short film during our City as Studio online film-making residency in February 2021. Over the course of the residency, the group of young people aged between 16 and 19 explored DIY film and music-making techniques to create work about the issues they care about. Olivia shares her experience of the… Continue reading The masks we wear: a short film by young artist Olivia

Hopeful film-making by young artist Kezia

Kezia took part in our City as Studio online film-making residency for ages 16-19 in February 2021 and produced two films across the week. The group were encouraged to work with DIY film-making and music-making techniques as ways to explore the issues that matter most to them. Words and films by Kezia I enjoyed making… Continue reading Hopeful film-making by young artist Kezia

DIY film and sound-making: young artist Rhianna shares what she learned during our April film-making residency

Rhianna took part in our City as Studio online film-making residency for ages 16-19 in April 2021. The young artists were encouraged to work with DIY film-making and music-making techniques as ways to explore the issues that matter most to them. Rhianna shares her experience of the residency and finding out more about working in… Continue reading DIY film and sound-making: young artist Rhianna shares what she learned during our April film-making residency