Trade Talks

Urban Knights at Company Drinks

Tue 26 June 2018
6.30 - 8.30pm

Outdoor Bowls Pavilion
Barking Park
Essex IG11 8TA

This special issue of Urban Knights deals with economic and ecological cities, business as an art medium and economic transformation. The Urban Knights talks series is organised and curated by Teresa Dillon and Company Drinks is delighted to host the talk as part of our new Trade Talks.

Brave New Alps' Quercialab in Bolzano, Italy

Urban Knights is a programme of events, which provokes and promotes practical approaches to urban change. The programme brings together people who are actively producing alternatives to our given city infrastructures, norms and perceptions. Established in 2013 since then over 80 speakers from across the globe have contributed to the programme.

Joining us will be
Bianca Elzenbaumer [IT]
Designer and co-founder of Brave New Alps presents work on ecologically and socially just economies.

Chiz Williams [UK]
Composer and decorator shares learnings about the economic realities behind collaborative projects across the visual arts and music.

Ruth Catlow [UK] Artist, co-founder and artistic director of Furtherfield discusses the group’s approach to sustainable activity, including the potential of blockchain to promote an equitable transparent arts ecology.

Urban Knights is hosted by Teresa Dillon: artist, researcher and Professor of City Futures, UWE, Bristol.

Free event
Place limited: Registration required