Author Archives for Amy

Pump House Gallery – artists’ talk and workshop

Writing Worlds/Writing Times, artists’ talk and workshop Wednesday 17 January, 6.00pm – 8.00pm Pump House Gallery presents the first in a series of public events exploring through storytelling the environmental impact human beings have had on the planet in recent millennia. Responding to themes of Sriwhana Spong’s exhibition a hook but no fish, the programme begins with ‘Writing… Read More

Pump House Gallery family workshop: Sounds of the foreshore

Free family workshop: Sounds of the foreshore Sunday 14 January, 12pm – 4pm For Pump House Gallery’s first InHouse family workshop accompanying Sriwhana Spong’s exhibition a hook but no fish, join Fritha Jenkins to create sound sculptures using materials from the Thames foreshore, water and natural objects. Use your sound sculpture to make different rhythms. Experiment with different… Read More

Pump House Gallery InHouse Project: Sounding objects

Wednesdays – Sundays, 11am – 4pm 10 January – 1 April Alongside Pump House Gallery’s Sriwhana Spong exhibition, a hook but no fish, artists Rebecca Glover and Fritha Jenkins present ‘Sounding objects’. Drop in to the gallery’s Project Space to discover a landscape made from found objects and sculptures waiting to be tapped, rattled and played by visitors…. Read More

Pump House Gallery exhibition preview – Sriwhana Spong: a hook but no fish

Wandsworth Council’s Pump House Gallery presents a hook but no fish, the first UK solo exhibition of recent work from London-based New Zealand artist Sriwhana Spong. Join us for the exhibition preview on Tuesday 9 January 6.30pm – 8.30pm at Pump House Gallery.   This exhibition is supported by Wandsworth Council, Arts Council England and Creative New Zealand… Read More

Sriwhana Spong: a hook but no fish

Sriwhana Spong: a hook but no fish  10 January – 1 April 2018 Preview: 9 January 2018, 6.30 – 8.30pm Wandsworth Council’s Pump House Gallery presents a hook but no fish, the first UK solo exhibition of recent work from London-based New Zealand artist Sriwhana Spong. The exhibition follows the artist’s research into the Lingua… Read More

Nominate Your Sporting Heroes

2017 Active Wandsworth Awards The nominations open on Friday 1 December for the 2017 Active Wandsworth Awards for Sport and Physical Activity. On behalf of Wandsworth Council, Enable Leisure and Sport host the annual awards where the public can nominate their local sporting heroes. With eleven separate categories, the awards look to recognise a whole… Read More

London Youth Games: Cross Country

Cross Country Saturday 18 November 2017 The 2018 London Youth Games kicked off to an excellent start on Saturday 18 November. Wandsworth’s Cross Country team started their campaign at Hampstead Heath ready to defend their winning title, last year the ladies team finished first and mens in a close second. Despite the challenging conditions, more… Read More

Battersea Park Fireworks 2017

Tickets are on sale for Wandsworth Council’s 2017 Battersea Park Fireworks Book in your friends and family as the annual Battersea Park Fireworks display is back on Saturday 4 November 2017 to ignite the skies of Wandsworth. The award-winning pyro-technicians, Jubilee Fireworks, are powering up for what promises to be an electrifying 22 minute firework… Read More

Wandsworth physical activity scheme gets locals with cancer moving

Move More Wandsworth and Enable Leisure and Culture took part in Macmillan Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning last week and raised an impressive £439.64 for cancer support. So far Move More Wandsworth has helped over fifty people living with a range of different cancers and ages from 22 to 82.  Participants on the programme have all… Read More