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Graham Dunning artist in residence at Machines Room

Graham Dunning artist in residence at Machines Room this September

Musician and artist Graham Dunning will take up an artist in residence position at Lime Wharf Machines Room in London this September. He will run an open studio making and exhibiting new automata and sculptural work based around his research into rhythm and drone. At a workshop session on 5 September visitors will be able to build their own soundmaking systems.

The residency will culminate in an evening curated by Dunning featuring performances from Shelley Parker, Tom Richards, Leslie Deere, Tom Mudd and Dunning himself. More information can be found here.

In other artist-in-residency news, musician and Resonance FM radio host Ilia Rogatchevski will be taking up a month long residency at St John On Bethnal Green this September. Inspired by Werner Herzog films such as Bells From The Deep, the project will look into the history of the church and the local area. More information on Bell Culture, artist’s talk and tour can be found here.