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We are Asteroids Exhibition

July 1 @ 10:00 am - July 31 @ 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until 4th July 2019

Join us for the launch of our new “We are Asteroids” exhibition at Artcore.

See the culmination of work of both our artists in residence Gareth Bunting and Victoria Sharples from the ‘We are Asteroids’ Residency. Borrowing the name by a phrase from eco-philosopher Timothy Morton, who calls out the human effect on the planet, Gareth and Victoria took part in a two months residency to provoke, bring attention and develop future scenarios as an urgent response to the climate emergency.

The exhibition will run from Thursday 20th June – Thursday 4th July – Monday to Friday 9.30am-4.30pm


July 1 @ 10:00 am
July 31 @ 4:00 pm


3 Charnwood Street
Derby, DE1 2GT United Kingdom
01332 384 561

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