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Friday Late

Late Opening

27/07/18 6:00 pm
Free

Experience ‘What do you mean, here we are?’ after hours in this late opening with special Oud and guitar performances from Ahmad Al-Masri and Ignacio Monteverde. In collaboration with Taqasim Music School and part of the Kensington and Chelsea Art Weekend, a borough-wide celebration of culture.

FREE

Enchanting stories and delectable dishes

Family Fun

28/07/18 2:00 pm

Be enchanted by tales from award-winning storyteller Alia Alzougbi and make pictures of your favourite characters, then stroll to nearby Leighton House Museum for a cooking workshop with Josceline Dimbleby to make food inspired by her childhood in Damascus.

FREE

Egyptian Shorts

Film screening

2/08/18 7:00 pm
Free

Video art became widespread in the 1990’s, in a seismic break with Egypt’s cinema tradition. Artist and writer Ahmed Shawky Hassan curates highlights from the past twenty years.

The Last Museum: Museum of all Museums

Performance

9/08/18 7:00 pm
Free

Performance artist Noor Abuarafeh presents the Museum of all Museums, which proposes that museums will become obsolete in the near future.

FREE

Female workers of all lands be beautiful

Artist's talk

14/08/18 7:00 pm
Free

Broomberg and Chanarin’s exhibition and research on Egyptian Surrealism sparked international interest in this overlooked art movement. The artists developed the project during a residency at Townhouse. Oliver Chanarin looks back on the project and on their experience of being in residence at Townhouse in 2010.

Egyptian Feast

Supperclub

16/08/18 7:00 pm
£35

Chef and cookery writer Anissa Helou serves up an Egyptian meal to remember in this special supperclub. The evening celebrates Helou’s forthcoming cookbook, Feast, on food of the Islamic world.

Tickets £35

Palestine In Black and White

Book Launch

22/08/18 7:00 pm
Free

Caricaturist Mohammad Sabaaneh talks to Guardian cartoonist Martin Rowson about his recent book Palestine in Black and White, a hard-hitting portrayal of life under occupation.

FREE

Form & the Female Fiction

Readings

30/08/18 7:30 pm
Free

Celebrated author Sabrina Mahfouz hosts an evening of theatre readings and discusses the ways women centred stories are staged by Arab artists across the world.

FREE

In the Last Days of the City

Film Screening

6/09/18 7:00 pm
£6.50

This feature film (censored in Egypt) is an ode to Cairo, seen through the eyes of a film director in personal crisis. Followed by Q&A with actor and filmmaker Khalid Abdalla.

Tickets £6.50

Model Citizens

Artist's talk

13/09/18 7:00 pm

The model of Townhouse’s neighbourhood, Model Citizens, displayed in the exhibition What do you mean, here we are? was created by Wouter Osterholt and Elke Uitentius. They talk to Laura Carderera (V&A) about how their project with local people came about.

FREE

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The Mosaic Rooms 10 Years

20/03/1814/09/19
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What do you mean, here we are?

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Friday Late

27/07/18 6:00 pm

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