Something Pleasurable, Sexy, Intimate & Dirty

May 8 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Chelsea College of Art & Design, Lecture Theatre, 16 John Islip Street, London,SW1P 4JU

In Conversation: Ajamu and Ope Lori

This in-conversation between photographer Ajamu and moving image artist Ope Lori explores the connections between their work. Ajamu’s photography engages with black male sexuality and same-sex desire while Lori’s work addresses homoerotic imagery and gender-racial stereotypes from her perspective as a black lesbian woman. This in conversation will give insights into their artistic pleasures, visual aesthetics and the use of sexually charged images in their work.

FREE. Booking advisable.

For more information or to reserve a place: o.lori@chelsea.arts.ac.uk

Find out more about the speakers at:
www.ajamu-fineartphotography.co.uk
www.opelori.com

This is a UAL Gender and Sexuality Research Forum and UAL Communities of Practice event organised for Moose on the Loose.

 

 

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Something Pleasurable, Sexy, Intimate & Dirty

May 8 2015, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Chelsea College of Art & Design, Lecture Theatre, 16 John Islip Street, London,SW1P 4JU

In Conversation: Ajamu and Ope Lori

This in-conversation between photographer Ajamu and moving image artist Ope Lori explores the connections between their work. Ajamu’s photography engages with black male sexuality and same-sex desire while Lori’s work addresses homoerotic imagery and gender-racial stereotypes from her perspective as a black lesbian woman. This in conversation will give insights into their artistic pleasures, visual aesthetics and the use of sexually charged images in their work.

FREE. Booking advisable.

For more information or to reserve a place: o.lori@chelsea.arts.ac.uk

Find out more about the speakers at:
www.ajamu-fineartphotography.co.uk
www.opelori.com

This is a UAL Gender and Sexuality Research Forum and UAL Communities of Practice event organised for Moose on the Loose.