Delfina Foundation

Performance: Samah Hijawi


To conclude Echoes & Reverberations at the Hayward Gallery Project Space, Samah Hijawi presents The Wandering Singer of Tales, a lecture-performance that complements her work in the exhibition.

Sunday, 16 August 2015
Blue Room, Spirit Level at Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre

FREE - no booking required

The Wandering Singer of Tales is a lecture-performance based around the life and career of a Palestinian singer called Layla. Located in the political and artistic histories of Palestine, The Wandering Singer of Tales will investigate trauma and exile and the mechanisms of memory through photography, painting and collage.

Echoes & Reverberations
Exhibition dates: 23 June to 16 August 2015
Hayward Gallery Project Space
Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre,
Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX  

A collaboration between Hayward GalleryDelfina FoundationMaraya Art Centre, Sharjah and Shubbak - A Window on Contemporary Arab Culture (11-26 July 2015) with additional support raised through A. M. Qattan Foundation and the Art Basel Crowdfunding Initiative on Kickstarter.