LOOKING FORWARD is a forward-thinking curatorial agency that develops new models of ethical curating and solidarity networks in the global context. We work with a network of international partners (institutions, independent organisations and curators) to bridge vital resources in critical moments. LOOKING FORWARD is a non-profit organisation registered in London as a Community Interest Company.
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Billy Sassi: The Battle from Outer Space
part of our Screening Room Programme
26 Jul - 14 Aug 2021
David Cotterrell: Transmission
part of our Screening Room programme
20 Jun - 05 Jul 2021
David Cotterrell and Ruwanthie de Chickera’s video production, Transmission was realised in summer 2020 and premiered at the Ubumuntu Festival of Humanity in Kigali, Rwanda on the 19th of July, 2020.
The short film follows a solitary man’s occupation of an ambiguous space as he tries to engage beyond his own world and begins to fear what he might find if he is successful.
Transmission is performed by Christopher Sherwood and Tara Nadun and designed in collaboration with Ian Gouldstone and Malshani Delgahapitiya.
Guide to Turkish Art Institutions
in collaboration with Open Dialogue Istanbul
published June 2021
Our guide to where to go in Turkey when you love contemporary art! Compiled for LOOKING FORWARD by curator Burcak Yakici, this guide is realised in collaboration with the Curating Contemporary Art Programme by Open Dialogue Istanbul and Akbank Sanat.
THE OTHER Dialogues
hosted by IBERO, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico
9 and 16 Jun 2021
IBERO (Universidad Iberoamericana) Tijuana is hosting a symposium curated by Empathy & Risk, with the support of Sheffield Hallam University and the Global Challenge Research Fund and in partnership with LOOKING FORWARD and Pastor Projects.