Exhibition

Leicester: Memories of Industry

From: 9th June 2017 5:30 pm

To: 20th August 2017 4:00 pm

Attenborough Arts

Lancaster Road, Leicester LE1 7HA, United Kingdom

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Public Preview, Friday 9 June 5.30pm – 8pm, FREE

Saturday 10 June – Sunday 20 August

Leicester: Memories of Industry is a major new exhibition in Galleries 1 & 2, exploring the influence of Leicester’s industrial legacy on its urban and natural landscapes. Seldom seen artefacts and contemporary art work come together in unexpected ways, provoking interaction between science, technology, philosophy and art.

The exhibitions have been developed by local artists Diane E Hall, Graham Ensor and Robert Thacker, alongside sound and visual artist Lucy Stevens. Collectively, their work will aim to reflect the cyclic nature of the landscape, from industrial use to the reestablishment of the natural environment.

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http://www2.le.ac.uk/hosted/attenborougharts/Gallery%20/gallery-1

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