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The Author : Anna Colin

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Anna Colin is a curator, educator and researcher. She co-founded and co-directs Open School East in Margate (UK), a local learning and cultural centre that is experimental and collaborative. Anna Colin also works as associate curator at Lafayette Anticipations – Fondation d’entreprise Galeries Lafayette in Paris, and is a PhD candidate in the School of Geography at the University of Nottingham, where she is conducting research into so-called alternative learning and cultural spaces in the UK and the US, from the late 19th century to the present. Anna was co-curator, with Lydia Yee, of the touring exhibition British Art Show 8 (Leeds, Edinburgh, Norwich and Southampton) in 2015-16. Previously, she was associate director of Bétonsalon – Centre for art and research, Paris (2011-12), associate curator at La Maison populaire, Montreuil (2012) and curator of Gasworks, London (2007-10).

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22 November 2018

The Coalition of the Dispossessed

Investigation by Anna Colin

Anti-Social Social Club: Episode One, The Chamber of the Dispossessed, Thursday 15 June 2017, 7pm. On the initiative of artist Ève Chabanon, around forty people gathered in the council chamber at the town hall of Barking and Dagenham, a borough of outer East London. For one evening, this highly symbolic site, usually closed to the […]

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