2nd April – In Conversation…

Robert Mucci holding a beaded pointy African hat with a bird on the top talking to Paul Hope

With artist Paul Hope and Robert Mucci Date: Sunday 2nd April 2-4 pm Location: Hastings Contemporary, Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings Old Town, TN34 3DW Robert Mucci is the proprietor of ‘Robert’s Rummage’ in Hastings Old Town. He is also a long-standing collector of African Art. Having lived and worked in Africa, he developed a deep knowledge and understanding of … Read more

6th April – Make a Fingie – finger knitting workshop

Make a Fingie – finger knitting workshop

Hastings Contemporary Family Day Date: Thursday 6th April 11 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. Location: Hastings Contemporary, Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings Old Town, TN34 3DW Artist Lorna Hamilton-Brown will host a finger knitting workshop. Learn to finger knit and make a Fingie. Finger Knitting is quick to master even for total beginners, and no equipment or previous experience is required.   … Read more

8th April – Conversations over Tea 1

Conversations over Tea – performance 2

Performance 1 Date: Saturday 8th April, 3.00  p.m. – 4..00 p.m. Location: Hastings Contemporary, Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings Old Town, TN34 3DW Since relocating to the UK in 2019 from Trinidad and Tobago, the artist Richard Mark Rawlins has been using his practice as a bridge to his (metaphorically speaking) Afro-Caribbean cousins, with whom, he feels a sense of familiarity and kinship … Read more

12th April – WE OUT HERE guided tour

Tour with Lorna Hamilton-Brown

Exhibition tour with Project Lead Lorna Hamilton-Brown Date: Wednesday  12th April, 7 p.m. –  8..00 p.m. Location: Hastings Contemporary, Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings Old Town, TN34 3DW This is a unique opportunity to be have a guided tour of WE OUT HERE with the Project lead.    

13th April – Art as Protest: Challenging Racial Injustice

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led by WOH Artist Elaine Mullings Date: Thursday 13th April, 7 p.m. –  9.00 p.m. Location: Afri-Co-Lab, 3, Marine Court, Saint Leonards-on-sea TN38 0DX The We Out Here exhibition presents several overlapping themes, such as exploitation, migration, colonialism and the wider issues of racism and racial injustice. The show demonstrates some of the ways in which art can challenge and … Read more

15th April – In Conversation

WE OUT HERE Artists

With WE OUT HERE Artists’ Date: Saturday 15th April, 2 p.m. –  4.00 p.m. Location: Hastings Contemporary, Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings Old Town, TN34 3DW Artists’ Lorna Hamilton-Brown, Paul Hope, Elaine Mullings, Richard M Rawlins, Eugene Palmer, and Maggie Scott, will explore themes raised within the exhibition. Book here:  This is a free event, please register early to avoid disappointment … Read more