MAKING MYSELF VISIBLE
Making Myself Visible, is the inaugural programme for Metroland Cultures showcasing local and international communities of residents and artists across the borough of Brent. It's on now with a season of workshops, exhibitions and events. Take a look and see what's happening
WELCOME TO METROLAND
Welcome to Metroland Cultures. We are the charity that delivered Brent 2020, Brent's year as the Mayor's London Borough of Culture. Our ambitious plans for the future include the second Brent Art Biennial and a new bi-annual music event, alongside programmes for young people, artists, community advisors and teachers – extending beyond Brent’s borders, further into Metroland.
STUDIO ARTISTS PROJECTS - PESOLIFE COLLECTIVE
As part of Making Myself Visible, our Metroland Studio artists in residence will showcase aspects of their practice throughout the autumn months - Pesolife Art Collective present their Peso Bodega Installation++, book launch and online radio stream
Join our next monthly Conversation on Visibility this October
As part of our Making Myself Visible programme, we're thrilled to announce the next online Conversations on Visibility will be on Tuesday 26 October at 6:30pm-7:45pm
New opportunity - Programme Assistant (Kickstart)
We're seeking a Programme Assistant (Kickstart) to closely with Metroland Culture’s programme team to support the development and community of the Brent Biennial and Metroland University
Watch Fashioning our History - The Documentary
Watch Brent 2020 Culture Fund project, Fashioning Our History Documentary free & online
Booking now! The World Premiere of Zadie Smith’s debut play The Wife of Willesden
A play that celebrates the human knack for telling elaborate tales, especially about our own lives. Critically acclaimed, multi-award winning, best-selling author Zadie Smith makes her playwriting debut
Making Myself Visible – our inaugural programme launches
Metroland Cultures announces that Making Myself Visible, the inaugural programme for the charity giving a voice to people across the borough of Brent, will begin in mid September 2021
Adam Farah and Zeinab Saleh at Camden Art Centre
We're thrilled to announce two upcoming exhibitions at Camden Art Centre featuring our Metroland Studio artists: Adam Farah and Zeinab Saleh.
No Bass Like Home: The Story of Lover’s Rock
A special screening pays tribute to local hero, iconic filmmaker and friend of the Lexi Cinema, Menelik Shabazz
No Bass Like Home September Season
The Lexi Cinema will host a special film season in September paying tribute to the story of reggae in the borough of Brent.
Adam Farah at Camden Art Centre
Adam Farah, one of our Metroland Studio artists is opening his new solo exhibition ‘WHAT I'VE LEARNED FROM YOU AND MYSELF (PEAK MOMENTATIONS / INSIDE MY VELVET ROPE MIX)’ at Camden Art Centre, on Friday 10 September.