• De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, Photography: Burst Photos

  • De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, Photography: Burst Photos

  • De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, Photography: Burst Photos

  • De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, Photography: Burst Photos

  • De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea, Photography: Burst Photos

DLWP warmly invite you to join us on Thursday 15 February to celebrate the opening of our two new exhibitions for Spring 2024:

Manuel Mathieu: The end of figuration
Clara Jo: Nests of Basalt, Nests of Wood


TIMINGS:

6pm: Doors + welcome drinks

7pm: Introduction by Stewart Drew, Director and CEO, De La Warr Pavilion

7.05pm: Joseph Constable, Head of Exhibitions, introduces the 2024 exhibition programme

7.15pm:  Clara Jo, exhibiting artist introduces  Nests of Basalt, Nest of Wood

7.25pm: Celeste Kinsey, Minister Counsellor for Political and Public Affairs, High Commission of Canada in the United Kingdom speaks introduces exhibiting artist Manuel Mathieu

7.35 – 8pm: Conversation between Joseph Constable and Manuel Mathieu in Ground floor gallery

Party continues until 8.30pm

Everyone is welcome! RSVP here.


ABOUT THE EXHIBITION:

MANUEL MATHIEU: THE END OF FIGURATION
Saturday 17 February 2024 –Monday 27 May 2024

In February 2024, the De La Warr Pavilion will present The end of figuration, Manuel Mathieu’s first major institutional presentation in Europe. Manuel Mathieu (b. 1986, Haiti) is a multidisciplinary artist working with painting, drawing, ceramics, and installation. His work investigates themes of historical violence, erasure and cultural approaches to physicality, nature, and spiritual legacy. Read More


CLARA JO: NESTS OF BASALT, NESTS OF WOOD
Saturday 17 February 2024- Sunday 31 March 2024

De La Warr Pavilion is pleased to present the first institutional solo exhibition in the UK of Berlin-based artist Clara Jo. The exhibition marks the UK premiere of her documentary fiction film, Nests of Basalt, Nests of Wood (2023).

Clara Jo (b. 1986, United States) works with film, photography and installation to re-engage socio-political understandings of the world in ways that entangle the senses.  Read More