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Exhibition – Lande: The Calais ‘Jungle’ and Beyond

April 27 @ 10:00 am - November 29 @ 4:30 pm

“Lande: The Calais ‘Jungle’ and Beyond is a major temporary exhibition at the Pitt Rivers Museum, running from 27 April to 29 November 2019. The exhibition has been made in parallel with a book, also called Lande: The Calais ‘Jungle’ and Beyond (Bristol University Press), published to coincide with the opening.

The exhibition reassembles material and visual culture that survives from the ‘Jungle’ as it existed at Calais from March 2015 to the demolitions of 2016. It does so in order to make visible the landscape of ‘borderwork’ at Calais. These range from photographs and artworks made by displaced people and undocumented children to images made by activists and artists, and from the Calais cross salvaged from the Orthodox Church at the ‘Jungle’ to a fragment of border fencing. The exhibition includes a new commission, برد خواهد را ما باد (‘The Wind Will Take Us Away’), by Majid Adin.”

Details

Start:
April 27 @ 10:00 am
End:
November 29 @ 4:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.prm.ox.ac.uk/event/lande

Organizer

Pitt Rivers Museum
Phone:
07816963852
Email:
sarah.mallet@arch.ox.ac.uk
Website:
https://www.prm.ox.ac.uk/

Venue

Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3PP
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Details

Start:
April 27 @ 10:00 am
End:
November 29 @ 4:30 pm
Event Categories:
, , ,
Website:
https://www.prm.ox.ac.uk/event/lande

Organizer

Pitt Rivers Museum
Phone:
07816963852
Email:
sarah.mallet@arch.ox.ac.uk
Website:
https://www.prm.ox.ac.uk/

Venue

Pitt Rivers Museum
South Parks Road
Oxford, OX1 3PP
+ Google Map