Nana Varveropoulou

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Nana Varveropoulou is a photographer, artist and lecturer. Varveropoulou’s practice and research is focused on various issues relating to human rights and social justice, often through the process of collaboration. Significant projects include No Man’s Land, a collaborative project exploring experiences of indefinite immigration detention in the UK, and Alternative Provision, a project investigating the causes and impact of exclusion from mainstream education, through the lens of the young people experiencing it.

Varveropoulou also works as an editorial photographer for various UK and European publications and as an artist/facilitator, supporting different communities in the UK through the process of developing community-led art projects.

In 2020 Varveropoulou was commissioned by Peckham Platform as an artist facilitator for Creative Civic Change, a community participation arts programme using arts and creativity to make positive change to communities across the UK. This programme, supported by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Local Trust and Big Lottery Fund, selected 16 communities across the UK (of which Peckham was one, via Peckham Platform) to work with different artists in order to explore how arts and culture can contribute towards the social change they want to bring about.

The workshops facilitated by Varveropoulou were the starting point of Tilting the Mirror, one of our longterm intergenerational programmes.

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Clegg & Guttmann’s interactive sculpture Continuous Drawing/Exquisite Corpse, a wooden pentagonal column, painted as a blackboard, with five horizontally revolving layers

Clegg & Guttmann

Michael Clegg and Martin Guttmann live and work in New York and Vienna with their work centering on the public’s interaction with their pieces, and how this transforms traditionally formal institutions such as art galleries and libraries.

Head & shoulders portrait of artist Marc Bauer

Marc Bauer

Marc Bauer studied at the École Supérieure d’Art Visuel in Geneva and attended the post-graduate program at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam.

Artist Melanie Manchot

Melanie Manchot

Melanie Manchot is a London based visual artist who works with photography, film and video as a performative and participatory practice.

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