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Protection Exhibition

10th December 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 16th December 2018 @ 6:00 pm

To mark the 70th anniversary of the declaration of human rights we’re very happy to announce that in partnership with Amnesty International UK, Riposte has curated a group exhibition that will run from 10—16th December at Coal Drops Yard. We’d love you to come and help us celebrate the launch with drinks and music on Human Rights Day, click here to RSVP.

Thirty artists have been invited to create work in response to the theme of protection. All profits from art sales will be donated to Amnesty.

The list of artists featured in the exhibition include:

Alva Skog, A Practice for Everyday Life, Chrissie Abbott, Cynthia Kittler, Esther Mahlangu, Erin Aniker, Guerilla Girls, Hattie Stewart, Jasmin Kaur Sehra, Joy Miessi, Juno Calypso, Katherine Plumb, Kelly Anna, Lauren Tamaki, Lotte Andersen, Lucienne Roberts, Lynnie Z, Lucy Hardcastle, Maisie Cousins, Manuja Waldia, Maya Fuhr, Mona Chalabi, Na Kim, Nadia Hernandez, Nathalie du Pasquier, Phoebe Collings James, Pinar Yolacan, Saskia Pomeroy, Sonya Dyakova, Steph Wilson

Alongside the exhibition there’ll be a programme of events and a specially produced publication edited and designed by Riposte and printed by the Newspaper Club

Artist Talk: Gender based rage and creativity
12 December 2018, 6.30 – 9.30pm

Artists from the exhibition explore the galvanising effect of anger and rage on their work. Moderated by Ashleigh Kane of Dazed, speakers include Joy MiessiPhoebe Collings-JamesLotte Andersen and Steph Wilson. Book your tickets here.

Riposte & Rita’s Protection Dinner
13 December 2018, 7 – 10pm

Riposte and Rita’s will host an intimate dinner for 20 people in the gallery space. Rita’s will provide the food from their new Bodega space at Coal Drops Yard. Book your tickets here.

Protection Family day
15 December 2018, 12 – 4pm

Throughout the day Riposte will run two Collage Club workshops at 1pm and 3pm, an opportunity for everyone to get creative regardless of their age. Book your tickets here.

Protection, an exhibition from Riposte: open daily from 12-6pm

Exhibition runs: 10-16 December 2018 at Coal Drops Yard, Lower Stable Street, London, N1C 4DQ.

For more information please email [email protected] 


10th December 2018 @ 12:00 pm
16th December 2018 @ 6:00 pm


Coal Drops Yard
Lower Stable Street
London, N1C 4DQ United Kingdom
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