PALESTINE FOCUSSED URBAN CHARITY ART SHOW IN EAST LONDON
To commemorate Nakba Day 15-18 May 2019, What the Fattoush? sponsored by Chrome & Black presents Paint Palestine, a charity exhibition of bespoke works from urban artists at H Town Studio, 12-18 Hoxton Street. Artists from the UK, Palestine and everywhere in between including Herakut, Inkie, Akse and Eric Haacht and film from Boiler Room communicate Palestine through an urban perspective tackling issues of occupation,censorship and belonging.
Sub Cult Palestine will display over 40 bespoke works from street artists, graffiti artists, sign painters, illustrators and filmmakers. All artwork (including prints from artists such as Camille Walala and Egle Zvirblyte) will be auctioned with 50% donated equally between Palestine focussed NGOs SkatePal and Alrowwad.
Visitors will be able to buy especially designed garms from Done London and pieces from Hype Peace and Sareh Boom as well as prints and zines. General admission in £5 0r £4 for concessions.
Jessica Howe and Megan Gent - Curators of Sub Cult Palestine and co-founders of plant-based, Palestinian food company What the Fattoush? - were taught to cook authentic Middle Eastern food by camp residents when volunteering at refugee camps across Europe and Palestine. What the Fattoush? works with charities advocating Palestinian human rights and always donates 10% profit to SkatePal, an NGO supporting young people in Palestine through skateboarding.