Royal Institute of British Architects film commissions 2021

Royal Institute of British Architects film commissions 2021

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has commissioned the artist, scholar and choreographer Adesola Akinleye to create a series of new video artworks inspired by the work of Sir David Adjaye OBE as part of the 2021 Royal Gold Medal celebrations.

May 2021

ILA project: the making of ‘Found’

ILA project: the making of ‘Found’

Community project between artists, schools and their local museums or art galleries.

Inter-active performance work for Young audiences.

South East England & Flint, Michigan 2016 – 2019

Symposia trilogy

Symposia trilogy

Wright-ing the Somatic – August 2016

Narrating the Somatic: gathering voices, sharing practices – February 2018

Queering the Somatic: interrupting the narrative – August 2019

Guest editor editorial

Middlesex University, London 2016, 2018, 2019.

Light Steps

Light Steps

Workshops, and performances for young audiences.

England, 2014 – 2018

Concrete-Water-Flesh

Concrete-Water-Flesh

Concrete-Water-Flesh is a collaborative project with Helen Kindred which places bodily experiences as central to our understanding and Being-in-Place. The project combines the research interests of Adesola and Helen in the development of new physical site-specific and web-based choreographic work. Stimulated by the Place of the city and Place of the shore.

2020, 2021