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Sound Installation | Solstice ’93 by Laura Grace Ford

We are delighted to present a new site-specific sound installation by artist Laura Grace Ford. Solstice ’93 responds to the events of summer 1993, when Dorich House was occupied by squatters and used for raves. Interweaving music, memory and imagined events, it represents the experience of the rave scene of the early 1990s and immerses listeners in […]

Free Online Event | Artists’ Homes in Kingston: Gordine and Muybridge

We are excited to announce a free online event taking place on Friday 10 June at 6:30pm. This event, which is the final event of a three part series on the theme of HOME, will feature members of Kingston University’s Visual and Material Culture Research Centre in conversation with guest speakers exploring the various homes […]

Paid Opportunity | Museum and Gallery Assistants

Dorich House Museum and Stanley Picker Gallery are currently recruiting Museum and Gallery Assistants to join our team from September 2022. Please note that applicants must be students at Kingston University for the 2022-23 academic year. This is a part-time role that will involve working across both venues and helping with all aspects of public […]

Free Music Performance | Dorich House Museum

Dorich House Museum will host a free concert performed by students from Kingston University’s Music Department at 1pm on Friday 29 April in the museum’s modelling studio. The concert is inspired by the students’ responses to Dorich House and its former owners, Dora Gordine and Richard Hare, and features a line up of recorder, flute, […]

Installation | Stanley Picker Fellow Erika Tan’s ‘Barang-Barang’

‘Barang-Barang’, a multi-faceted installation by Stanley Picker Fellow Erika Tan, opened last week at our partner site Stanley Picker Gallery. The project focuses on the legacies of four female artists: Dora Gordine, Georgette Chen, Kim Lim, and Fay Tan. The centrepiece of the installation is a film exploring a speculative encounter between these four women, which […]

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