RECOVERED HISTORIES 2019
One person multimedia exhibition at LCB Lightbox Gallery. Part of Journeys Festival International 10th to 30th August 2019.
An exhibition of new drawings, and mixed media works by George Sfougaras working with refugee volunteers, and commissioned others (film, light animation, textiles and poetry) extending the artist's work into new print methods and materials some animated though light instalations and film.
'Recovered Histories' comments on shared human history, addressing change and reconciliation. Layers of meaning are created through the symbolic use of pattern and light, combined with artwork and archival materials from displaced families.
Larger works in Leicester Cathedral, Leicester New Walk Museum, The Curve Theatre, Leicester Print Workshop in Leicester throughout the Journeys International Festival 10th - 30th August. Selected works from the project twere installed in Portsmouth Cathedral during October 2019.
Some examples of work shown below. Click on the images to enlarge.