Camden Flux

By J. Daniel Luther and Jennifer Ung Loh (SOAS, University of London)
Each month, Love Camden highlights an object from the Camden Art Collection that ties in with the cultural agenda across the borough of Camden. This month: David Hockney.
2017 sees the 50th anniversary of the Sexual Offences Act (1967) which introduced the partial decriminalisation of same sex relationships in England and Wales via an act of Parliament.

Throughout the year Camden will host a wide range of events, screenings, exhibitions, talks and online articles to explore, celebrate and reflect upon the history of LGBTQ+ culture, activism, societal shifts and legal and cultural breakthroughs, and to look towards the future in this ever changing social and cultural landscape.
For Camden Flux, Love Camden asks artists, critics and writers to submit their view on queer life in Camden.
A 65-strong flashmob staged a friendly invasion of Camden Town Hall to celebrate last February’s LGBT History Month – in a video featuring the mayors of Islington and Camden.
JO BROCKLEHURST: NOBODIES AND SOMEBODIES at House of Illustration until 14 May 2017
Each month, Love Camden highlights an object from the Camden Art Collection that ties in with the cultural agenda across the borough of Camden. This month: John Craxton.
Kings Cross (Remix) at Camden People's Theatre uncovers the hidden histories of LGBT communities in London during the 1980s.