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11 February 2020  -  22 February 2020

Build Love, Break Walls

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Bermondsey Project Space, 185 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3UW

shado presents: Build Love, Break Walls in partnership with Say It Loud Club and Help Refugees

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shado is taking up residency in Bermondsey Project Space for two weeks in celebration of LGBTQI+ history month. This year they are focusing specifically on the experiences of, and barriers faced by, those seeking gender or sexual asylum.

The residency showcases a collection of events and exhibition to celebrate the unifying aspects of love without borders.

They will be joined by Tanaka Fuego on the evening of 12 Feb for a live spoken word performance, as well as talks by Help Refugees and Say It Loud Club

Free drink on entry courtesy of Unicorn Tears Gin by Firebox (@unicorntearsgin)

The exhibition includes:

– An exhibition by Help Refugees celebrating their projects around Europe – including Say It Loud Club, a community support group of the LGBTQI+ refugees and asylum seekers in the UK.

– Works by Sola Olulode

– Photography by Alia Romagnoli

– A photography exhibition curated by shado which spotlights and celebrates London-based LGBTQI+ changemakers

– Illustrations in response to the theme Build Love, Break Walls

shado is a multimedia platform driving change at the intersection of arts, activism and academia. You can see more on their instagram here

Say It Loud Club is a community of LGBTQI+ refugees and people seeking asylum living in the UK

Help Refugees is a grassroots charity working with people fleeing war, persecution and climate change.

Poster design by Molly Hankinson and photography by Ines Hachou

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