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Christine Egan-Fowler: Playing the Waiting Game

Monday 5 September - Tuesday 27 September

An exploration of the connections between remembering and the senses, performance and painting, live and the archived.

The installation offered opportunities to recall early memories of processing the things we see, sense, taste, smell and hear, with large scale paintings made using a dynamic mix of materials: Brasso, calamine lotion and Windowlene - products vividly evoking the artist’s childhood.

A changing display of photographs, film, writing, and a relaxing viewing space all invited visitors to consider their own experiences of memory and creativity.

The exhibition was the culmination of The Artworks Fellowship – The Organisational Perspective.

Waiting for Something to Happen – a programme of performance and events

A pop-up programme of performance and events by Christine Egan-Fowler took place every Saturday in September, including:

Saturday 17 September, 12.00-14.00
Wait HEAR
A live sound mix performance with Ruairi McGuinness, sound artist and entrepreneur. A remix of artists in conversations. There will be an additional performance of Wait HEAR on Thursday 15 September at 19.00.

Every Saturday in September
Waiting Room
Sit and wait to read a zine by Sam Telford from Greyscale, featuring new poems considering waiting. The work is revealed for handling only on Saturdays at 11.00 and 12.00.

The artist would like to thank: Adam Goodwin, Alexandra Hughes, Bex Harvey, Corinne Felgate, Da Thirst, Darren Richardson, Eddy Dorrian, Elizabeth Booth, Hannah Egan-Fowler, Iona Inglesby, James Dale, James Hollingsworth, Jane Arnfield, Jessica Johnson, Jon Swords, Jose Martins, Kate V Robertson, Kevin Egan-Fowler Maddie Woodburn, Margaret Frayne, Mike Jeffries, Mohammad Namazi, Olivia Turner, Ottilie Stephenson, Paula Penman, Peter Houghton, Phil Brown, Rebecca Parry, Rob Sloan, Ruairi McGuinness, Ruth Tippett, Sam Telford, Sebastian Messer, Suzanne Burns, Toby Lloyd