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Metal Day Trip to Belongings: Windrush 75 with Evewright Arts Foundation
June 24 @ 10:00 am - 6:30 pm£4
Metal Day Trip to Tilbury Cruise Terminal Tilbury. Belongings: Windrush 75 with Evewright Arts Foundation
- Saturday 24 June
- 10am – 6.30pm
- £4 per person
Book a seat on our coach to visit Belongings: Windrush 75, presented by Evewright Arts Foundation.
Get your tickets here.
This exciting sound and art installation commemorates and celebrates the people of the Windrush Generation and the talents of descendants who have contributed to British society over the past 75 years. You will experience an installation which offers a unique opportunity to deepen the specific discussion on how the presence of the Windrush generation and their descendants has shaped the recent history of Britain. Join us for a full programme based on the themes of movement of people, identity and belonging conveyed through filmed interviews with elders, reflections from descendants, sound, song, dance and visual projections. There will also be a community film segment on the theme of migration, DJ sessions, vintage cars display and food stalls.
The weekend will also include Tilbury Bridge Walkway of Memories a site-specific art installation, which comprises of images, documents, audio recordings and memorabilia adorning the bridge that passengers of the Empire Windrush first walked across as they entered Britain in 1948.
- 9.45am: Meet at Chalkwell Park Car Park (SS0 8NB)
- 10am: Departure time
- 10.45am: Arrival at Tilbury Cruise Terminal (RM18 7NG)
- 11am: Private View begins at Belongings: Windrush 75
Experience film, music, and performances curated by artist EVEWRIGHT
Plus food stalls, classic car displays, come in period costume!
- 5.45pm: departure time
- Stop one – 6.30pm: Arrival at Chalkwell Park Car Park
- Stop two – 6.45pm: Arrival at Focal Point Gallery, for the opening of Unstable Condition, a solo exhibition from Rebecca Moss.