10 Minute Talks with Headway East London
Date 23 May 2019
Location Tate Modern Galleries
Type 10 minute gallery talk during lunchtime
We are delighted to welcome Headway East London and their members to Who Are We? Project and Tate Exchange.
Chris and Billy, self-taught artists who are a part of Headway’s brilliant ‘Submit to Love Studios’ group talk about their favourite works in the Collection.
Chris invites you to look at Jean Dubuffet’s ‘Monsieur Plume with Creases in his Trousers (Portrait of Henri Michaux)’ through his eyes.
Billy reflects on William Eggleston ‘Untitled 1970 to 1973’.
Headway East London is a local charity supporting people affected by brain injury. They offer specialist support and services to survivors and their families, whilst also campaigning for grater awareness. They also make art, music, food and culture at their Hackney hub. Their vision is to create a community where people with brain injury are valued, respected and able to fulfil their potential.