Join us on Thursday 7 September 5-7pm for the launch of artist Gina Southgate’s residency on Grow’s mezzanine gallery in Hackney Wick. Gina will be showing carefully selected paintings from her prolific body of work. This exhibition launch is combined with our weekly jazz jam which starts at 7.30pm so you can view work, meet Gina and then enjoy jazz from some of London’s most upcoming musicians.
CLICK FOR INFO ON JAZZ NIGHT
Gina is well known on the London free music and jazz scene where she’s painted and/or performed live at gigs for 30 years. She had her first solo exhibition of gig paintings at London’s Jazz café in 1988.
She tries to capture the energy and essence of the gig in the real time. Sometimes she works solely with sound and ignores the visual content producing abstract imagery. In performance situations she uses her materials and surfaces sonically.
Grow is an independent self-organised creative space, bar and kitchen in Hackney Wick that hosts a diverse programme celebrating and nurturing local and international creative talent, including live jazz on Read more…