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yesterday at 18:14. Facebook
#HairbySamMcKnight is "a look at how hair can recast entire identities and mark societal moods and movements." - Read more on the Vivienne Westwood Blog - our exhibition continues until 12 March [ Bit.ly Link ]
Somerset House
01/18/2017 at 14:58. Facebook
“A classic example of guerilla film making” - The New York Times
Join us on 23 January for our Unorthodocs: Hooligan Sparrow screening plus Q&A with chinadialogue's CEO Isabel Hilton. Tickets & details: [ Somersethouse.org.uk Link ]
Somerset House
01/18/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
It's your last chance to see The Courtauld Gallery's Rodin and Dance: The Essence of Movement, ending this Sunday. Don't miss going to what critics have described as "little moments of passion" (Time Out London). ★★★★★ London Evening Standard [ Ow.ly Link ]
Somerset House
01/17/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Join us this weekend as we celebrate the finale of our year-long journey exploring Thomas More's Utopia.

We'll be looking ahead to 2017 with a programme of free talks, discussions, film screenings and workshops imagining how the world could be different #Utopia2016

Utopia Think Tank Weekend

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Somerset House
01/17/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Listen back to our evening with Rita Ray presenting the eclectic music of the clubs and parties that were prolific at the time of the celebrated Malian photographer Malick Sidibé.

Rita Ray presents the sounds of Bamako | Malick Sidibé: The Eye of Modern Mali

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Somerset House
01/17/2017 at 10:22. Facebook
The World Photography Organisation have announced Martin Parr as the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Contribution to Photography.

Visit the Sony World Photography Award and Martin Parr – 2017 Exhibition from 21 April – 7 May #SWPAexhibition [ Bit.ly Link ]
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01/16/2017 at 18:45. Facebook
'No place' - join us tomorrow as we explore the meaning of utopia with an evening of poetry hosted by Somewhere In Particular utopia2016.com

Nowhere in Particular: The Poetry of Utopia

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01/16/2017 at 16:48. Facebook
Explore a takeover from artist Eloise Hawser on the Somerset House Studios #Instagram.

Whilst in residence at #SomersetHouseStudios, Eloise has been researching defunct, unusual and contested sites from the industrial, military and transport sectors, which will inform 'Anabasis to Dora', a series of tours she is curating as part of the Studios public programme.
The first trip in the Anabasis...
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Somerset House
01/16/2017 at 13:52. Facebook
SAM MCKNIGHT looks back on his working relationship with Kate Moss and the 'family reunion' that took place at the London Olympics closing ceremony. via The Telegraph #HairbySamMcKnight

'Kate Moss and I arrived in St Bart’s to discover that our luggage was lost... We had to wing it.' Hairstylist Sam McKnight on working with the iconic model

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01/16/2017 at 13:06. Facebook
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Utopia Think Tank Weekend

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Somerset House
01/15/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
"A short cut speaks volumes." SAM MCKNIGHT on the magic of transformation and cutting Stella Tennant's hair short for Vogue. Book now for #HairbySamMcKnight, until 12 March #SomersetHouse

Behind The Cover: Modern Short Hair

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01/14/2017 at 12:05. Facebook
"What is post-internet sound?" Somerset House Studios' associate artist @Jennifer Walshe explains all via THUMP. [ Thump.vice.com Link ]

So What is Post-Internet Music, Anyway? | Thump

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01/13/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
It's your last chance to see The Courtauld Gallery's ★★★★★ (London Evening Standard) Rodin and Dance: The Essence of Movement, ending 22 January [ Ow.ly Link ]
Somerset House
01/13/2017 at 10:15. Facebook
Listen back to highlights from the Somerset House Studios launch with mixes and live sets from LoneLady, Brood Ma, .NWRMNTC. & Graham Dunning's performance of Mechanical Techno #somersethousestudios

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It's your last chance to skate - embrace the winter feeling and join us on the ice for the final weekend of #SkateSomersetHouse with Fortnum & Mason, closing on Sunday [ Bit.ly Link ]
As we look ahead to 2017, we celebrate the finale of our year-long exploration of Thomas More's Utopia. Join us on 21 & 22 Jan for a weekend of free talks, debates, workshops, activities and films exploring how the world could be different #Utopia2016

Utopia Think Tank Weekend

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"Get out, get moving, step away from the box set and get some fresh air." Take Goldierocks' advice and join us on the ice for our two-night #SkateSomersetHouse closing party, with Goldierocks (Thu 12) and Brad Baloo of The Nextmen (Fri 13)

Book now: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Goldierocks' January disco

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Ahead of our #Unorthodocs screening of Hooligan Sparrow on 23 January, read filmmaker Nanfu Wang's account of how her documentary opened her eyes to China's secret police (via The Los Angeles Times).
For tickets and details visit: [ Somersethouse.org.uk Link ]

'Hooligan Sparrow' filmmaker recounts how her documentary opened her eyes to China’s secret police

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Go behind the scenes of our exhibition with stylist SAM MCKNIGHT as he talks about transforming fashion's greatest icons.

#HairbySamMcKnight continues until 12 March

Hair by Sam McKnight - Audio Tour

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