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Wednesday 3 October, 2018

[City] Stories at Four Corners Gallery

Wednesday 3 October, 2018 - Saturday 6 October, 2018
Four Corners Gallery, 121 Roman Road
London, E2 0QN United Kingdom
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A collective of 13 urban photographers who met studying at Goldsmiths on an MA course which connects image-making with urban theory are putting on a photography exhibition at Four Corners Gallery. They are learning to create photographs with meaning and to uncover and explore the hidden narratives which shape our cities and lives. They are from across the world, and each one takes a different approach to investigating the stories of the city. The collective is excited to be sharing work for the first…

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Modern Woman launch party and panel

Thursday 4 October, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
93 Feet East, 150 Brick Lane
London, E1 6QL
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Free
Photo of woman walking through a bar

Modern Woman, the multi-media brand to empower, influence and support women in business and the workplace is hosting its official debut event in Shoreditch. Modern Woman welcomes visitors to 93 Feet East in the heart of Shoreditch’s Brick Lane, to network and party over some drinks, food and dance with soulful sounds from DJ Ronnie Herel (Mi-Soul Radio). Their founder and editor Rosie Coxshaw will also be hosting a panel of four inspirational women discussing topics such as how to become…

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Golden Tongue open mic night at Rich Mix

Friday 5 October, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Rich Mix, 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road
London, E1 6LA United Kingdom
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£8
Street photo showing a young South Asian woman in traditional dress standing near a man in turban

Golden Tongue is an open mic night at the Rich Mix focused on amplifying the voices of South Asian women. Eight open mic slots are up for grabs and headliners Orin Begum and Mayura U will be hosting the event along with other guests. Golden Tongue gives South Asian women a space to share their stories while celebrating the brown female body and the diversity of their identities. The audience is invited to come and listen, engage and learn about these women…

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Tsukimi Taiko Festival and Workshops

Saturday 6 October, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
£17

A day of Taiko (Japanese drumming) workshops and an evening performance of drumming and other music, on the Japanese festival of tsukimi, celebrating the harvest moon. Head to Brady Arts and Community Centre, 192-196 Hanbury Street, London, E1 5HU and make sure to book your place in advance by emailing info@eastcitytaiko.co.uk Or visit their page for tickets

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Taste of Shanty Town at Muxima

Saturday 6 October, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Muxima, 618 Roman Road, Bow,
London, E3 2RW United Kingdom
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Free
Photo of shanty town rooves

In celebration of Black History month, the much-loved café and art spot Muxima is bringing you a night full of Angolan culture. Taste of Shanty Town will transport you to Luanda, Angola where shanty towns are found on the periphery of the city. A shanty town or squatter area is a settlement of improvised housing which is known as shanties or shacks, made of plywood, corrugated metal, sheets of plastic, and cardboard boxes. It is a type of spontaneous settlement…

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First Man opens at the Genesis Cinema with Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong

Friday 12 October, 2018 @ 6:10 pm - Sunday 14 October, 2018 @ 8:20 pm
Genesis Cinema, 93-95 Mile End Rd
London, E1 4UJ United Kingdom
£5
Ryan Gosling in astronaut suit walking through corridor

Damien Chazelle directs Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong and Claire Foy as Janet Armstrong (at the Genesis Cinema). On the heels of their six-time Academy Award-winning smash, La La Land, Oscar-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for First Man, the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R. Hansen, explores the sacrifices and the…

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Bikes and Bakes in Lee Valley Park

Saturday 13 October, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lee Valley VeloPark, Abercrombie Road
London, E20 3AB United Kingdom
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£8 – £10
Banner with information about Bikes and Bakes

Start your Saturday right - with exercise in Lee Valley Park followed by a delicious brunch-style breakfast in form of pastries and cakes. Bikes and Bakes was launched to encourage people to spend more quality time together and get moving, while enjoying the obvious perks of the weekend. For £10 you will be provided with a bike and a helmet (you can also bring your own) and the opportunity to indulge yourself in home-made cakes, coffee and tea afterwards. The session…

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Frida Kahlo inspired plant pot styling workshop

Sunday 14 October, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Liberte concept, 249 Cambridge Heath Rd
London, E2 0EL United Kingdom
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£25

The workshop, held in the spacious studio on Cambridge Heath Road, is a celebration of the recent V&A exhibition “Making herself up” where Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe and personal possessions in the Casa Azul (Blue House), her life-long home, are being shown for the first time outside Mexico. Hidden away for 50 years following her death in 1954, the display features intimate items like plaster corsets and prosthetic legs as well as her famous paintings. During the workshop, you will be learning…

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Modern Suffragette Photo Project Open Day

Wednesday 17 October, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Four Corners Gallery, 121 Roman Road
London, E2 0QN United Kingdom
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Free
Modern suffragette demonstration women with placards

Interested in photography and have small children? This Open Day is for anyone interested in the Modern Suffragette photography project which is being run by the Four Corners Gallery on the Roman Road. This offers free, photography skills workshops, culminating in an exhibition at the gallery in early 2019. The project runs November-December 2018, Thursday and Friday mornings, offering free, half-day sessions for mothers and parents. Childcare costs will be provided. This project is part of The Women's Hall project,…

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Roman Road Curry Club at Muxima

Wednesday 17 October, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Muxima, 618 Roman Road, Bow,
London, E3 2RW United Kingdom
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free
People around a table eating curry

Join Muxima for this month’s edition of Curry Community Club, help spread awareness about mental health and chat to new people over some tikka masala. Roman Road Curry Club, funded by CanDo Community Led Projects, takes place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month in local arts café Muxima, a positive, family-like environment where everyone is welcome. Muxima is inviting all local residents, old or new to participate and chat over some delicious home-made curry, make new friends and get…

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