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Culture Lounge

Location
Bush House Arcade (Strand Campus)
Category
Culture, New students, Other, Workshop
When
26/09/2018 (10:00) - 14/12/2018 (17:00)
Contact
Kaye Mahoney, kaye.mahoney@kcl.ac.uk
Description

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Want to take part in fun and free cultural experiences?

Want to be creative and playful?

Come visit the Culture Lounge sessions in the Arcade at Bush House on Strand campus, which hosts a varied programme of activities across the year.

 

Wednesdays, 12.00 – 15.00: get involved in an array of creative sessions from craft, dance, drawing and film

Members of the King's community can drop in to arts and craft sessions between 12.00 – 15.00 on Wednesdays during term-time. 

You can bring your own project to work on or use the materials provided to get crafting in the creative atmosphere of the Culture Lounge.

21 November: Culture Lounge creative drop-in

5 December: Culture Lounge creative drop-in

There will also be an additional free performance to enjoy:

28 November, 13.00 – 14.00: Culture Lounge presents King's Staff Choir workshop with BSL interpretation. Join for an open session to celebrate Disability History Month, with performances accompanied by a BSL interpreter. There will then be a workshop for everyone to get involved and learn a new song with support from the interpreter.


Fridays, 12.00 – 14.00: enjoy music from across King’s cultural community

Come along to the Culture Lounge between 12.00 – 14.00 on Friday lunchtimes to experience music from DJs spinning tunes to choirs singing their hearts out.

23 November: Culture Lounge presents KCL DJ Society.

7 December: Culture Lounge presents KCL DJ Society.

There will also be additional free performances to enjoy:

30 November, 13.00 – 14.15: Culture Lounge presents Student Sounds, a showcase of five talented King’s students who are musicians and singers. The line-up comprises of Baudouin Chaar, Teng Chen, Zach Thompson, Ledi Manurung, Selin Sarayli. 

14 December, 13.00 – 14.00: Culture Lounge presents King's Staff Choir, performing festive songs in the lead up to the holiday season.

 

Exhibitions in the Arcade

King’s Artists – New Thinking, New Making, 23 October – 15 December 

 

The Arcade at Bush House is part of the Cultural Quarter at King’s College London and is home to a diverse programme of events, installations and exhibitions, offering a forum where students, the academic community and the public can engage with each other, as well as with artists and cultural partners. Home to a welcoming café and the KCLSU Shop, the Arcade offers a direct connection with research and collaborative activity taking place across the university, and provides a new space on the Strand for conversation, reflection and engagement.

Event Highlights:

King's artist Paddy Hartley speed pottery sessions

King's artist Paddy Hartley speed pottery sessions

Date
01/11/2017 - 31/12/2018
Location
Guy's Campus, Hodgkin Building
Description
Paddy Hartley, a King's artist in residence at the Dental Institute, is currently running 2.5 hour speed pottery sessions geared towards first-time pottery novices to provide an introduction to the art of throwing on the potters wheel.
King's Artists – New Thinking, New Making

King's Artists – New Thinking, New Making

Date
23/10/2018 - 15/12/2018
Location
Bush House Arcade (Strand Campus)
Description
An exhibition at the Arcade in Bush House showcasing work by the six artist-academic collaborations as part of this year's King's Artists residency programme.
King's Artist Rebecca Lynch: 'Predictable You'

King's Artist Rebecca Lynch: 'Predictable You'

Date
11/12/2018
Location
Bush House Arcade (Strand Campus)
Description
Keyboards tell a thousand tales. As part of the 'King's Artists – New Thinking, New Making' events programme, join King's Artist Rebecca Lynch and Professor Elizabeth Sklar for a digital writing workshop using laptops and mobile phones exploring privacy and data collection.
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