RECORDINGS – Audio & Videos + Press coverage


Artist catalogue essays recorded by A&IMedia–Listen to the WE OUT HERE (WOH) artists read the essays they created for the Exhibition catalogue. Copies of the WOH catalogue can be purchased from the Hasting Contemporary online shop.

Eugene Palmer

Maggie Scott

Richard Rawlins

Lorna Hamilton-Brown


Paul Hope


Elaine Mullings


In conversation with WOH artist Paul Hope, and African Art collector
Robert Mucci (Robert’s Rummage) – recorded by A&IMedia
Sunday 2nd April, Location: Hastings Contemporary



WE OUT HERE Artists In Conversation – recorded by A&IMedia
Saturday 15th April,2023
Location: Hastings Contemporary


Virtual discussion panel with Heritage Crafts Association – Mary Lewis, Endangered Crafts Manager of the Heritage Association was in conversation with WE OUT HERE Artists: Lorna Hamilton-Brown, Paul Hope, Elaine Mullings and Maggie Scott.
Wednesday 26th April, 2023
Location: Online


Subversive Catwalk: Women, Fast Fashion and Climate Crisis led
by Artist Maggie Scott and
Sunday 21st May, 2023.
Location: Hastings Contemporary


Online Panel discussion ‘The Black Presence in Craft’ hosted
by Rose Sinclair Chair,
 Crafts Council’s Equity Council. Responding to questions from Panel Host Rose Sinclair, WOH Artists’ Lorna Hamilton-Brown, Paul Hope, Elaine Mullings and Maggie Scott explored themes related to the ‘The Black Presence in Crafts’.
Tuesday 30th May, 2023.
Location: Online


Q&A hosted by Artist Maggie Scott with Fehinti Balogun following the Free Screening of Complicite’s  CAN I LIVE?  This event was for Black and Global Majority communities in Hastings & East Sussex and aimed to create a safe space to discuss responses to the climate emergency. The video recording is in two parts – recorded by A&IMedia
Sunday 4th June 2023.
Location: Electric Palace Cinema, 39a High Street, Hastings TN34 3ER

PRESS Coverage

Museum Moves (Online) Exhibitions 9th February 2023

The Voice Online (Web) You want Black artist? We Out Here 17/03/2023

Rye News (Web) – We Out Here at Hastings Contemporary  23/03/2023

Artlyst (Web) We Out Here Hastings Contemporary – Jude Montague 17/04/2023

Hastings Independent Press – We Out Here 03/05/2023 – We Out Here’: Exhibition showcasing the work of Black Artists in Hastings 16/04/2023

Rye Observer (Hastings) 28/04/2023

Sussex Express (Web)  WATCH: Hastings Contemporary showcase six black artists of Caribbean heritage 25/04/2023

The Voice – (Online)  Local artist Lorna Hamilton-Brown MBE leads ground-breaking exhibition in Hastings

Hastings  Borough Council  Online Newsletter. (Regional. National & International Black News) – WE OUT HERE! A Hastings Contemporary Exhibition 

Get Hastings  Lorna Hamilton-Brown June 2023