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The Waiting Room

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Time Continuum Map detail, 2009 © Linda Duffy
The Waiting Room

Kensington & Chelsea College
Hortensia Road
London SW10 0QS
United Kingdom
September 18th, 2009 - October 1st, 2009
Opening: September 17th, 2009 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.kcc.ac.uk
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
chelsea, belgravia
EMAIL:  
exhibitions@kcc.ac.uk
PHONE:  
0207 573 5258
OPEN HOURS:  
mon & wed 9am - 8pm Thursday & Friday 9am - 5pm (Friday 30th Jan 9am - 3pm)
ARTS ORGANIZATION:  
Fitzrovia Noir
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
Chelsea School of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London
TAGS:  
mixed-media, photography, digital, installation, video-art, conceptual, figurative, modern, traditional, sculpture
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION

The Waiting Room is the culmination of a project by Fitztrovia Noir and visual artist Linda Duffy working with the local residents of Hortensia Road to produce a time wheel continuum 'mapping' the history of Hortensia Road.

This exhibition looks at the current situation of halted building programmes due to the economic climate and how this affects the community, the city and the world as a whole. 14 Artists offer up their own works based on buildings in ttransition.

Exhibition open Friday 18th September to Thursday 1st October, Mon-Fri_10am to 5pm. The new commission Time Continuum Map by Linda Duffy, a looks at the history and people of Hortensia Road from 1905 to 2009. Residents are invited to contribute to this piece during the installation.

Produced and curated by Fitzrovia Noir with the kind assistance of the Royal Borough Arts Service and the Fine Art departmentof Kensington and Chelsea College. A percentage of any sales will go towards The Peter Stanley Memorial Prize awarded annually to outstanding KCC Fine Art students.

http://fitzrovianoir.wordpress.com Fitzrovia Noir is a not-for-profit arts facilitator