4 October - 2 November 2014

a Photoworks production

13 Fathoms - Simon Faithfull

Brioney Victoria, pre sinkingSinking Abandoned Ship, Simon Faithfull, 2014

Lighthouse, 28 Kensington Street, Brighton
Tue 21 Oct 7- 8.15pm

A performance lecture from REEF creator Simon Faithfull telling stories of scientific curiosities, myths and legends of the deep and the strange politics of the ocean floor. Using live footage relayed from the wreck of the Brioney Victoria sitting on the seabed off the coast of Portland, UK.

 £5/3*

Where applicable, concessions are available for Photoworks members, senior citizens, under 16s, full-time students, the unemployed and registered disabled
*Proof of concessions and membership to be shown on the door.

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