Art & Design

"Anjin 1600: Edo Wonderpark" – David Blandy

13 September - 26 October 2013, London

Anjin 1600: Edo Wonderpark- David Blandy


13th September-26th October 2013

Opening Times
Wed – Sat: 12-6pm
Thursday 3 October: late night opening till 9pm


The Rose Lipman Building, In partnership with East London arts agency Create London "Anjin 1600: Edo Wonderpark", a multi-room installation incorporating the second part of an anime-styled animation. The work is based upon a re-imagining of the story of William Adams (1564-1620), a sea navigator known as the first Englishman to set foot in Japan in 1600.


The exhibition will be a complex meditation on colonialism, cultural tourism and identity. Supported by Arts Council England, The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation and in association with The Graduate School of Film and New Media, Tokyo Geidai


Curated by Keith Whittle under his commissioning agency Fountain

Co-produced by Elizabeth Newell


Installations made in collaboration with Rhino Rock and AAS Group Rose Lipman Building
43 De Beauvoir Road, LONDON N1 5SQ


Admission Free

13 September - 26 October 2013

Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, LONDON N1 5SQ

Create London