Spike Island

In CommonAndrea Luka Zimmerman


Saturday 17 June 2017, 2–8pm


Free, booking advised

Attendees are welcome to drop in anytime

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Join us to celebrate the work of John Berger, a prolific writer of powerful art criticism, poetry and fiction. This event combines talks, screenings and an audio recording of Berger reading Andrey Platonov’s short story A Sparrow’s Journey, heard by candlelight.

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Free, booking advised

Enjoy an evening drink in Spike Island Café, open slightly later than usual until 8pm alongside this event. 

Andrea Luka Zimmerman

Andrea Luka Zimmerman is an artist, cultural activist and filmmaker. She grew up on a large council estate in Munich and left school at 16. After moving to London in 1991, she studied at Central St. Martins. She is a co-founder of the artists' collectives Fugitive Images and Vision Machine. Her collaborative feature drama Cycle (forthcoming) with Adrian Jackson (Cardboard Citizens) was the winner of the Artangel Open Award 2014. Her forthcoming artists feature documentary Erase and Forget (2017, 90min) premiered at the 2017 Berlin Film Festival.