The Exhibition will have a number of events and workshops, with stuff being added all the time, so check their website to keep up-to-date and for more information about the exhibition.
Twitching Fri 13 February 2015, 8pm An opera happening by Catherine Kontz The performance is a free aspect of the exhibition opening.
The Book Thieves Sat 14 and Sun 15 February, 2–4pm both days Paper cutting workshops by artist Caroline Misselbrook. Books and craft knives will be provided for you to create literary mischief, cutting words and illustrations into pages and changing meaning and context. This creative and mischievous workshop is suitable for beginners as well as those wanting to brush up their skills. All tuition, tools and materials are included in the contribution. £5 per person
Mischief-Makers and Furry Dogs Tue 17 February, 1–3pm A practical workshop afternoon with Arteast, a public art and enterprise group based at Bromley by Bow Centre run by people with learning disabilities together with artist Frank Creber. Arteast look forward to meeting you and involving you in their Papier Mache workshop, where you will design a misbehaving creature and learn the basic skills enabling you to realise your design in 3D. Suitable for families and children 5+. This event is free but voluntary donations to support the work of Arteast are gratefully received. Booking and information
Where’s My Boozer Gone 2–4pm Conversational afternoon with The Geezers, a group of senior gentlemen who are running a project about the disappearance of pubs in the local area together with artist Lucy Schofield. The Geezers look forward to meeting you and sharing their stories, and their findings of how the disappearance of social focal points affects the Bow and Mile area – as well as many others. This event is free but voluntary donations to support the work of The Geezers are gratefully received.
Screenprint Your Very Own Misbehaved Friend
Sat 21 and Sun 22 February, 11am–2pm and 3–6pm both days
Screenprinting and collage workshop by Jairo Zaldua and Nicola Green. Join Jairo and Nicola to create your very own wild and whacky misbehaved characters. A creative and imaginative workshop that combines screenprinting and collage and is also suitable for beginners. All materials and tools are provided as well as the opportunity to complete and take home your eye catching creations. £8 per adult, £5 per child Booking and information