Monday 27 April 2009

This session, at the Southbank Centre, was part of the annual Slow Down London season of events looking at the slow movement in terms of life in London.

Speakers included writer and critic Paul Harper, lettering sculptor and lettercutter Gary Breeze , furniture maker David Gates, artist Shelly Goldsmith and writer and author of In Praise of Slow, Carl Honoré.  Each speaker presented a brief talk on the themes of slowness in their work, followed by open questions from the audience.

Introduction by Paul Harper, writer and critic

2min 50sec

Talk by Shelly Goldsmith, artist

3min 39sec

Talk by Gary Breeze, lettering sculptor and lettercutter

2min 52sec

Talk by David Gates, furniture maker

7min 33sec

Talk by Carl Honoré, writer and author of In Praise of Slow

7min 46sec

Open dialogue with audience, audio quality varies

50min 18sec


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