Archive for December, 2008
At 8pm this evening ( 20.12.08 ) – if you have missed Larry so far he is coming out from Behind the Shutters again to have a wonder up and down the Hoxton Streets! With him will be a two headed horse and some amazing costumes flagging him either side!
If you don’t know what Larry is here is a clip from his last outing
Just confirmed to be added to the excellent new line up of artists adorning the walls this Thursday is Billy Macrae with his photography exhibition – London activism – ‘Moments of protest’.
The collection will all be printed on recycled newsprint….
To add to that a second new photographic exhibition by ALEX FASKO will be previewing and Chris Salewicz will also be reading extracts from his personal books about Joe Strummer & Keith Richards
If all of that make you a bit peckish then DANTES FRIED CHICKEN SHOW NYC – will be on hand showing an exclusive screening of this cult internet phenomenom – ‘DANTES FRIED CHICKEN SHOW NYC’- featuring SANTOGOLD (in her 1st ever gig)
Dante will also be serving up a special Mutate Britain menu and an exclusive DFC fanzine with art from the celebrated 21MC collective as well as dj’s flown over specially for this launch
As you may have read / heard - everything Behind the Shutters is for sale. If you are interested in any of the pieces please email
firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘CATALOGUE’ in the heading and we will send one to you
With only a day to go before the 3rd fresh launch of the epic show Mutate Britain, Behind the Shutters Gallery is full of the sounds of drills as Jibbering Art are putting the last finishing touches to their beast of an exhibition, 0121.
With nineteen street artists exhibiting, Jibbering Art have pulled together the godfathers of the UK graffiti scene with the new blood of the scene.
Artists exhibiting are: 9T,China, David Gaskgarth, Dora, Dscreet, Fluid, Glenn Anderson, Jinpow, Juice 126, Log, Mac 1, Marq Tu, Newso, Part2ism, Plimsoul, Remi/Rough, Rowdy, Semor & Co & Zoot.
This exhibition promises to be fresh and very different to the work that is currently being produced in the London urban art scene. Expect sculpture, original new pieces, limited edition prints and a few surprises!
If you would like to attend the launch night on Thursday 4th December, 7pm – 11pm, please RSVP to email@example.com. There are also a limited number of places left on the pre-launch night view of 0121 from 6pm -7pm on Thursday 4th December. If you are interested in seeing 0121 before Mutate Britain opens for the launch night please firstname.lastname@example.org.