The Ghetto Biennale is a cross-cultural arts festival held in two adjacent informal neighbourhoods in Port-au-Prince.
This illustrated catalogue documents the first four events which took place from 2009-2015. Documentation of the projects and works produced during the Ghetto Biennales and a compendium of the local host artists and their work are accompanied by new and reprinted texts by wide-ranging writers – including Emilie Boone, Léonard Jean Baptiste, Makenson Bijou, Claudel Casseus, Rossi Jacques Casimir, John Cussans, Jean D’Amérique, Peter Haffner, Charlotte Hammond, Jean-Daniel Lafontant, Elizabeth McAlister, Polly Savage & Katherine Smith.
The evening will feature performances, films and music from Bill Drummond, Museum of Trance (Berlin), Soul Jazz DJs and more. More info here.
Saturday 18th November 2017, 8pm – 11.30pm. Held at no.w.here, Third Floor, 316-318 Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 OAG, UK.
Free, no need to book