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The Shard - Vertical Horizons

Start: Jan 12, 2017 12:00:00 PM
End: Jan 28, 2017 6:00:00 PM

Vertical Horizons: London, the Shard and Me
Presented at ROOM Artspace in January, Vertical Horizons: Living With The Shard in The City is a meditative film about Western Europe’s tallest building, The Shard, created through a Leverhulme Trust artist residency at UCL Urban Laboratory and UCL Geography, by filmmaker Tom Wolseley. The exhibition will feature a screening of the film, research material and photography.

Surplus in Neoliberal Urban Space

Start: Jan 20, 2017 4:30:00 PM
End: Jan 20, 2017 6:30:00 PM

Hilary Powell, De(con)structing Demolition
This seminar focuses on the extended idea of surplus in urban space as the production of the neoliberal economy. The creation and demolition of surplus, including related spaces, have been an ongoing phenomena throughout the globe, and artists’ engagement with them has now become more significant than ever.

Vertical Horizons: Finance and the Imaginary City

Start: Jan 25, 2017 6:00:00 PM
End: Jan 25, 2017 8:00:00 PM

Finance and the Imaginary City
As part of the exhibition and film screening of Tom Wolseley's Vertical Horizons at ROOM Artspace, join us for this roundtable discussion on the spectacle and dynamics of capital in the city.

Undead Promenade: Deconstructing the High Line

Start: Jan 26, 2017 6:30:00 PM
End: Jan 26, 2017 7:30:00 PM

High Line, New York

#Haters presented by the Urban Salon

Start: Feb 11, 2017 5:00:00 PM
End: Feb 11, 2017 7:00:00 PM

#haters promotional photo (c) Zbigniew Kotkiewicz
Urban Salon and UCL Urban Laboratory present a production of #haters, a spoken-word narrative-theatre play by Odd Eyes Theatre, looking at how “gentrification” in the name of urban regeneration is changing the cultural landscape of the UK. 

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