Amanda Lwin

The Cartographer tries to map her way to Deptford

Deli X, 156 Deptford High Street, SE8 3PQ

Join artist Amanda Lwin as she weaves a large-scale fishing net over the courtyard of Deli X. It has been said that the nets of Polynesian fishermen doubled as star maps to aid navigation. What will such a net depict in Deptford? And what quarry will it land?

Mon–Fri 09.00–18.30
Sat 09.00–18.00

Opening Event: Thu 21 Sep 18.00–21.00

Wheelchair accessible


Acknowledgements: The title is derived from Kei Miller's 2014 book of poems 'The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion'

Image credits: Amanda Lwin, 2017