Centre for Useless Splendour
Centre for Useless Splendour: Reading Room December 2013
Stanley Picker Gallery Lobby
Launch Event: Wed 4 Dec 5.30-8.30pm / All Welcome

The School of Fine Art at Kingston University warmly invites you to the launch of the Centre for Useless Splendour Reading Room at the Stanley Picker Gallery:

5.30pm  In Conversation

John Beck & Matthew Cornford will be discussing their publication The Art School and The Cultural Shed with Dean Kenning.
Venue: Centre for Useless Splendour (previously The Swan public house), opposite Stanley Picker Gallery, Mill Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2QJ.

6-8.30pm  Opening Reception

Reading Room is a temporary exhibition in the Stanley Picker Gallery Lobby which brings together publications commissioned by the Centre for Useless Splendour since it’s establishment in 2010 and launches new publications from Esther Windsor, Mark Greenwood, Roderick Harris, Enda Deburca & John Russell, Laura Cull & Simon O’Sullivan, John Beck & Matthew Cornford. The exhibition also plays host to a new sculptural commission from artist duo Ox Art.

Above image: Centre for Useless Splendour