Faking it; the many guises of wood in partnership with the V&A
Wednesday 31st May, 7:00pm
Nunnery Gallery, 181 Bow Road, London E3 2SJ (Gallery open from 6pm, talk at 7pm)
Faking it will examine the fascinating and versatile material of wood in its many guises, from conceptual design and sculpture to the buildings and furniture we see around us in our homes. An exploration of wood, its science, conservation and status through history and today.
Panel – Terry Perk (Chairing talk) – Associate Head of the School of Fine Arts and Photography at UCA and practicing artist. Elizabeth Bisley – Assistant Curator V&A, Silke Dettmers – Raw Materials resident Artist, Dana Melchar – Senior Furniture Conservator, V&A