20 June @ 7.00 pm - 8.45 pm
Doug Fishbone presents his new work Luft Gesheft, a comic slide-show lecture performance dealing with the absurdities of the financial system. Hear from Dan Edelstyn and Hilary Powell, co-founders of art project Bank Job; the ‘Rebel Bank’ pushing for economic change.
£10/£5. Free for Friends and with National Art Pass. Includes exhibition entry.
Professor Mirjam Zadoff shares the cultural history of shidduchim (Jewish matchmaking), the ‘dating project’ focuses on strategies of building economic and political networks through carefully chosen marriage partners around the globe.
Professor Nathan Abrams sheds light on how Jews transformed the British entertainment industries, creating some of the most iconic characters and images of the twentieth century, including James Bond, Doctor Who, Carry On, and many others. In so doing, British Jews infused their creations with hidden Jewish themes.