Neil Kenlock – Lost Legacies Of The British Black Panthers
19th July – 30th August 2019
Please join us for this timely and important exhibition of the prolific, Jamaican-born Windrush photographer Neil Kenlock. Hosted over two Brixton locations, Photofusion and 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning, Lost Legacies of the British Black Panthers showcases photographs that evidence the struggles of the Windrush Generation as told through the photography of Neil Kenlock.
A show about community activism in Brixton during the 1970s and ‘80s, as well as leadership in a time of adversity, the dual site exhibition tells a story and history through portraits and civil protest photography. Photofusion displays portraits of the civil rights leaders, lawyers, activists and community icons of the time, while 198 hosts images of defining moments in the history of the civil rights struggle. Each site, at its core, represents the hopes and hardships of a generation.
In direct honour of the British Black Panthers, exhibition visitors can ride, walk, rail or bus down the former frontline of Railton Road to observe the collection in its two parts.
Friday 19th July, 6.30pm – Hosted at 198
Critical Contemplations: On Activism
Continuing the Legacy Symposium
Saturday 3rd August, all day event (free) – Hosted at 198 (please click here to register for this free event)
Exhibition Opening Times
198 Contemporary Arts & Learning
Monday – Friday, 11am – 5pm
Late opening on Monday 22nd July, 11am – 5pm
Weekend dates and times:
28th July, 12pm – 4pm
4 August, 12pm – 5pm
11 August, 12pm – 4pm
18 August, 12pm – 5pm
Monday – Saturday, 10am – 6pm
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