Takeover
East Wing Edit

Accent Magazine Takeover

Part of our East Wing Edit

FREE
18 – 24 Jul 2018
East Wing

A biannual print magazine that celebrates people who live outside of the ordinary through personal storytelling and documentary portraiture. 

Accent champions diversity and queer culture, publishing stories about the world's most inspiring individuals.

WED 18 JUL 2018 | FROM 18.30 | SCREENING ROOM
ACCENT PRESENTS: MAKING WORK ON YOUR MUSE - A FILMMAKERS PERSPECTIVE

Accent invites you to screenings of short films about the stars of Issue 4, Kala Kala by Vivek Vadoliya and Tina by Ned Alderwick followed by a panel talk with the creators. The panel will offer an insight into the making of Issue 4 and top tips for art direction and making work about your muse. 

SATURDAY DROP-IN

SAT 21 JUL 2018 | 11.00 - 14.00
ACCENT PRESENTS QUEERING THE MAP LIVE!

In collaboration with queeringthemap.com, Accent hosts a drop-in day to share and listen to queer stories on an international scale. See the world reimagined through the first-person stories of queer people across the globe and add your own stories to the project.

TUESDAY TALK

TUE 24 JUL 2018 | 13.00 - 14.00
ACCENT MAGAZINE: PUBLISHING STORIES FROM THE HEART

This panel looks at the making of Accent magazine, its evolution, diversity, the importance of alternative queer storytelling and how print can help to make the world a brighter and more inclusive place. The Accent makers talk about what goes into making an independent print magazine, and the stars of the latest issue share their stories. The panel will be hosted by Accent's queer nightlife correspondent Celeste Guinness.