The Poor Stockinger, the Luddite Cropper and the Deluded Followers of Joanna Southcott

  • October 3, 2013 / 17:00
  • October 5, 2013 / 16:00

Director: Luke Fowler
UK; color, 61’, 2012
English with Turkish subtitles


Focuses on the work of the Marxist historian Edward Palmer Thompson, who, from 1946 (at the age of 24), was employed by the Workers’ Education Association (WEA) to teach literature and social history to adults in the industrial towns of the West Riding. These classes were open to people who historically had been unable to access a university education.Fowler’s film explores the issues that were at stake for progressive educationalists.

Walk Through

Walk Through

Monuments

Monuments

The Colors that Combine to Make White Are Important

The Colors that Combine to Make White Are Important

Social Visions

Social Visions

The Poor Stockinger, the Luddite Cropper and the Deluded Followers of Joanna Southcott

The Poor Stockinger, the Luddite Cropper and the Deluded Followers of Joanna Southcott

Los Ultimos Cristeros

Los Ultimos Cristeros

Two Russians in the Free World

Two Russians in the Free World

The Story of Elfranko Wessels

The Story of Elfranko Wessels

Cloud Cuckoo Land

Cloud Cuckoo Land

A Bit of Dirt

A Bit of Dirt

Night Replay

Night Replay

Mark Požlep

Mark Požlep

Our Cold Front from the Balkans exhibition focuses on different generations of artists and art groups from the Balkan region. Throughout the exhibition, we keep sharing detailed information about the artworks. Take a look at Mark Požlep’s “Stranger than Paradise” video installation. Also you can check our interview with the artist on our YouTube channel! 

The adventure of the Big ‘K’

The adventure of the Big ‘K’

In a bid to review the International System of Units (SI), the International Bureau of Weights and Measures gathered at the 26th General Conference on Weights and Measures on November 16, 2018. Sixty member states have voted for changing four out of seven basic units of measurement. The kilogram is among the modified. Before describing the key points, let us have a closer look into the kilogram and its history.

Giacometti: Early Works

Giacometti: Early Works

Organized in collaboration with the Giacometti Foundation, Paris, the exhibition explores Giacometti’s prolific life, most of which the artist led in his studio in Montparnasse, through the works of his early period as well his late work, including one unfinished piece. Devoted to Giacometti’s early works, the first part of the exhibition demonstrates the influence of Giovanni Giacometti, the father of the artist and a Swiss Post-Impressionist painter himself, on Giacometti’s output during these years and his role in his son’s development.