Decolonising drawing

Roundtable

Talks

Saturday 24 February 2018
3 — 4.30pm

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Part of our

From Life

events programme
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Jacob V Joyce

Jacob V Joyce leads a roundtable on how illustration has been and continues to be a tool for decolonising, queering and subverting hegemony.

The RA exhibition From Life celebrates drawing and looks at its ongoing relationship with artists today. Spring-boarding from their personal illustration practice and the work of other illustrators, Jacob V Joyce will facilitate a roundtable discussion centred around the practice of drawing. They will discuss how illustration can archive and illustrate radical imagination and be a powerful tool for political change; from afro-futurist explorations of cruising culture to archival projects and satirical clap backs.

This event invites audiences to participate in a round-table discussion in the General Assembly Room. We encourage ticket holders to bring thoughts, perspectives to share with the group.

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Saturday 24 February 2018

3 — 4.30pm

General Assembly Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly

£8, £5 concessions.

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