Alberta Whittle: We gather and dream of new congregations

The overriding concerns of Alberta Whittle (b.1980) – how care, community and growth resist experiences of anti-Blackness – are manifest in multiple configurations in Congregation (creating dangerously). This long-term project by the Barbadian–Scottish artist has been developed with Grand Union, a gallery and artist studio facility in Digbeth, Birmingham, and comprises a series of conversations, a small garden, canal-side bothy and the gallery exhibition We gather and dream of new congregations.

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Published 12 October 2022.

Alberta Whittle: We gather and dream of new congregations
Grand Union, Birmingham
2 September – 16 December 2022