‘CAN THE PERSON WITH RUSSELL GRANT ON THEIR BADGE PLEASE MAKE THEMSELVES KNOWN!’
(YOU MIGHT HAVE WON SOMETHING!)
Original collaborative artwork between Jackie Haynes and David Hoyle co-owned in badge-form by badge-owners.
Badges were offered as a gift at The Whitworth Thursday Late screening of My Recoverist Family by Amanda Ravetz and Huw Wahl, 14:12:17
My Recoverist Family
14 December, 6pm – 9pm.
Portraits of Recovery present the film launch of My Recoverist Family, starring the performance artist David Hoyle and his LGBT+ Recoverist collaborators, directed by Amanda Ravetz and Huw Wahl.
Before the film, meet artist David Hoyle and PORe director and curator, Mark Prest with a private viewing of artworks selected by them from the Whitworth’s collection.
Presided over by high-wire avant-guardian and force of nature, David Hoyle, in collaboration with artist and makers Jackie Haynes, Another Adele, Justin Freeman, Mark Prest and Greg Thorpe, the film follows an LGBT+ group from Greater Manchester, exploring non-linear journeys through recovery from substance use and beyond.
Post screening panel discussion with artist David Hoyle, author Will Self, film makers Huw Wahl and Amanda Ravetz, and curator Mark Prest; and chaired by Professor Jackie Stacey from the University of Manchester.