art & exhibitions

The Voice of the Unicorn

Part of Unlimited

Enter the serene space of The Voice of the Unicorn, a free art installation by Richard Butchins featuring multiple screens, artefacts and sound.

The installation about perception and silence was created by filmmaker and writer Butchins in collaboration with disabled dancer Kazuyo Morita and three prominent autistic artists – Yasuyuki Ueno, Mami Yoshikawa and Koji Nishioka.

Commissioned and supported by the Unlimited programme, celebrating the work of disabled artists, with funding from Arts Council England and British Council.

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Royal Festival Hall
Exhibition Space, Level 1



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Event information
This installation is Audio Described (AD).

Meet The Artist: 5pm - 6.30pm on Friday 7th September.
Join Richard Butchins for an artist's talk. Capacity is limited.

Related Events

Visual Art Tours: Friday 7 September, Saturday 8 September, Sunday 9 September, 1pm and 3pm.
Meet at the Welcome Hub on Level 2 of Royal Festival Hall.

Come with us and discover all the visual art elements of Unlimited across both the Royal Festival Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall sites. From dirty secrets to unheard voices, from Palestine to life in London, from tapestry to an invitation to rest in public, find out more about why each work was commissioned, the motivations behind the artists and the techniques they use.

Access provided for each work will be highlighted.

The talk will be British Sign Language interpreted (BSL).

Audio description

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