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Artist in residence: Almudena Romero

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018
R.A.W Lab, Norton Quays, Royal Albert Wharf, London, E16 2QJ

RAW Labs hosts a residency programme, inviting artists to take over the space and run a series of workshops that respond to the locality of the royal docks.


About Almudena's residency:

Growing Concerns a project by RAW Labs artist in residence Almudena Romero. It explores the relationship between the migration of people, and the movement of goods and trade.

The project takes a look back at the relationship between migration, trade and plants, exploring how control over plantations generated slavery, and how plant production has affected migration. Using plants from former British colonies as her canvas, Almudena prints collaged images to represent migration. The project explores the colonial legacy in modern-day Britain.

Almudena works with a wide range of photographic processes to explore issues around identity, representation and ideology. She is artist in residence at RAW Labs until September 2018.

Opening times:

Thursday 12pm - 6pm, Friday 12 - 10pm, Saturday 12-10pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm

Travel information

Nearest station(s): Gallions Reach DLR
Bus: 101, 262, 366, 474, N551
Parking: No parking available

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