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[LOFT x OPEN SCHOOL EAST] Open Call


This year for ArtLicks weekend, Croydon Arts Store brings together eight grassroots projects under one roof to explore themes of collaboration, friendship, support, exchange and care.

Open Call is a microcosmic art exchange program, advice centre, exhibition & archive. Over the weekend we intend to inhabit the space as a working office hub through which the public can interact with Open School East associates. Open Call aims to nurture a culture of care & exchange in an art market where the personal brand is thriving and aims to challenge pre-existing structures of the art-world- to abolish hierarchies, by allowing every submission to be shown and discussed. There will be free tea and coffee for visitors as well as a coffee morning on Sunday 7th.