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Unintended Consequences

Works by the Jerwood/FVU Awards 2018 recipients, Maeve Brennan and Imran Perretta, now showing at The Edge.

Unversity of Bath, until 15 December 2018


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Mikhail Karikis, No Ordinary Protest

Sound, performance and unscripted debates evoke the irresistible power of collective action.

Whitechapel Gallery, London, until 6 January 2019


Film and Video Umbrella makes moving-image works by artists. For three decades FVU has led the way in championing new creative talent and promoting innovative ideas. During that time we have commissioned many of the foremost figures in the field, working in close collaboration with a diverse range of venues, nationally and internationally. Browse our project page to find out more and view clips of the works.  


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