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Muxima Screens: Beautiful Losers (art & music) – 7th August

Join us on Sunday 7th August at 6pm for the screening of Beautiful Losers (Art & Music). Filmmaker Aaron Rose celebrates the independent spirit of D.I.Y. (do-it-yourself) culture in this documentary detailing how a group of like-minded American artists emerged from the underground in the early 1990s. Storyline The greatest cultural accomplishments in history have […]

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Muxima Live Sessions: Turbo Tama – 16th July

We’re delighted to welcome back Turbo Tama for a night of classic, feel good reggae beats on the 16th July. Turbo Tama is soulful reggae band local to Bow. Together they’ve created a unique style of reggae for all, old and young alike. They will share with you an evening of easy listening, soulful grooves, […]

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Photographic Exhibition: David Hoffman – 14th July

Join us for the opening of Photographic Exhibition by David Hoffman on 14th July at 8pm. Working independently as a photographer and specialising in social issues since the 1970s, Hoffman focused on documenting the increasingly overt control that the state exerts on our lives. Racial and social conflict, policing, homelessness, drugs, poverty and social exclusion, […]

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Muxima Live Sessions: Mirko & Yve – 8th July

Mirko and Yve are back at Muxima on Friday 8th July! Mirko and Yve continues the tradition of jazz music combining the beautiful sounds from late masters, contemporary greats and of course their own humble compositions. Evoking smooth and sultry passion into their work, Mirko and Yve enjoys playing for lovers, wandering souls and listening […]

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Muxima Screens: Man on Wire, 3rd July 6pm

Muxima Screens is back on the first Sunday of the month. Each month we will be screening an art documentary as a part of laid back Sunday’s. Sunday 3rd July we will be screening ‘Man on Wire’ (Circus). 6-8pm Man on Wire is a 2008 Oscar winning British documentary film directed by James Marsh. The […]

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Muxima Live Sessions: Domenico Angarano, Giuliano Modarelli & Shirley Smart, 24th June

An evening of world music with Domenico Angarano, Giuliano Modarelli & Shirley Smart. Over the years Domenico & Giuliano have been travelling the world collaborating with musicians from many countries. They work collectively to bring you a sound of the world strongly influenced by West-African, Palestinian, Indian, Brazilian, Cuban and Neapolitan cultures. For this evening […]

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Word Spoken, 16th June

Join us for: Word Spoken – an even of poetry, spoken word and literature. This will be an informal evening of literary stimulation, open to all. Recitals range from poetry and prose to compositions and quotations which are original or were, perhaps, penned by a favourite writer or poet. Join us to celebrate the enduring […]

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MUXIMA Live DJ Sessions

We end the month with resident DJ Danielle spinning eclectic and popular beats on Thursday 26th May and our monthly slot, Muxima Live Soul Dj’s on Friday 27th May, where DJ Tony White & DJ Bless will be spinning strictly vinyl funky groves all night. Free Event 8pm – midnight

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Colombian Indigenous Films, 22nd May

Sunday 22nd May, 6pm Carrying on from the celebrations of Birbeck Arts Week we present an evening two films from the festival of Colombian filmmaking, introduced by their organiser Agata Lulkowska. Nabusímake: Memories of Independence dir: Amado Villafaña In a very personal journey film-maker Amado Villafaña and his children re-discover the tragic history of their […]

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MUXIMA Live Sessions: Mirko & Yve, 13th May

Join us on Friday 13th May 8pm to welcome a new band to Muxima. Mirko and Yve continues the tradition of jazz music combining the beautiful sounds from late masters, contemporary greats and of course their own humble compositions. Evoking smooth and sultry passion into their work, Mirko and Yve enjoys playing for lovers, wandering […]

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Muxima Soul Night, 29th April

And we’re back, the last Friday of the month that can mean only one thing… Muxima Soul Night! Friday 29th April, 8pm Join us for an evening of pure soul music where DJ Tony White & DJ Bless will be spinning strictly vinyl funky groves all night. Free Entry

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Muxima Live Sessions: Sid Sings, 15th April

Join us to welcome back Sid Sings to Muxima… Friday 15th April, 8pm ‘Deliciously Dark and Dirty Blues Infused Music’ Sid Sings have shared the stage with The Jim Jones Revue, Hugo Race and The Fatalists, Mama Roisin, Yat Kha, Nine Below Zero, Eli Paperboy Reed, Johnnie Bassett and Ten Years After. Sid Sings have […]

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Muxima Screens: When we were Kings, 3rd April

Muxima Screens is back on the first Sunday of the month.  On Sunday 3rd April we will be screening: When we are Kings (about Mohamed Ali) Believe the hype. This much-praised documentary about one of the most famous boxing matches in history deserves every one of its accolades. Blending sports drama and biography with a […]

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Documentary: Do the Math, 20th March

On Sunday 20th March join us for the screening of Do the math, a documentary on climate change.  This is in line with what is happening all throughout Europe and the world, as we are faced with a changing climate and struggling to roll out a sensible energy transition.  Following the screening there will be […]

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MUXIMA Live DJ Sessions, March

Live DJ sessions this month kick start on the 5th with DJ FR Tino spinning a mixture of tunes from our roots.  We end the month with our new monthly slot, Muxima Live Soul Dj’s on Friday 25th March, where DJ Tony White & DJ Bless will be spinning strictly vinyl funky groves all night.

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MUXIMA Live Sessions: Turbo Tama, 19th March

We’re delighted to welcome back Turbo Tama for a night of classic, feel good reggae beats. Turbo Tama is soulful reggae band local to Bow. Together they’ve created a unique style of reggae for all, old and young alike. They will share with you an evening of easy listening, soulful grooves, good vibes…food for the […]

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Muxima Screens: Cutie and the Boxer, 6th March

Muxima Screens is back on the first Sunday of the month.  Sunday 6th March we will be screening: Cutie and the boxer – about relationship and art (lovely story!) The film is about the difficult 40-year relationship between Ushio and Noriko Shinohara, Japanese-born husband and wife artists who live in New York. Ushio Shinohara is […]

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MUXIMA Live DJ Sessions

Live DJ sessions this month kick start on the 11th Feb with DJ Danielle spinning a mixture of popular eclectic beats.  We end the month with the first of many to come, Muxima Live Soul Dj’s on Friday 26th Feb, where DJ Tony White & DJ Bless will be spinning strictly vinyl funky groves all […]

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MUXIMA Word Spoken: Poetry Thurs 25th Feb

This will be an informal evening of literary stimulation, open to all. Recitals range from poetry and prose to compositions and quotations which are original or were, perhaps, penned by a favourite writer or poet. Join us to celebrate the enduring power of speech: listen, muse, enjoy, or even to take the stage yourself with […]

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The Mark Kavuma Quartet: Sat 13th Feb

Rising young jazz soloist, Mark Kavuma, brings his fantastic quartet to Muxima. A great talent, and a fantastic performer committed to bringing the music, and a great time. The quartet explores Mark’s original compositions as well as Jazz of every colour, cool, Straight Ahead, Bop, Orleans, all jumping. Hope to see you there… Join us […]

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Pop-Up Dinner: Burns Night, Sat 30th Jan

Pop Up Dinner: Burns Night Burns Night is a celebration of the life and poetry of the Scottish poet Robert Burns. Join us on Saturday 30th January, as tradition at Muxima, to celebrate Burns Night. We will be holding a delicious Scottish banquet including traditional Haggis, whiskey and poetry. Menu: Cocktail – Tam O’Shanter punch […]

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Muxima Screens: Short Films, Sun 24th Jan

Join us on Sunday 24th January for an evening of short films. We will be screening two short films followed by a chat with the directors. Feel free to arrive from 6pm, screening starts at 6.30pm OVER MY DEAD BODY, written and directed by James Carney & James King – 32min. Two talentless screenwriters, forced […]

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The Mojo Wellington Trio: Sat 23rd Jan

The Mojo Wellington Trio is back on Saturday 23rd January for an intimate evening of blues, jazz, pop and folk tunes. The Mojo Wellington Trio consists of Mojo Wellington pianist and songwriter, Amanda Ellison on vocals and Fabrizio Bonacci on guitar. Each member is established on the London music scene, with performances at blues and […]

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Turbo Tama Reggae Vibes: Sat 16th Jan

We’re delighted to welcome back Turbo Tama for a night of classic, feel good reggae beats. Join us Saturday 16th January from 8pm. Turbo Tama is soulful reggae band local to Bow. Together they’ve created a unique style of reggae for all, old and young alike. They will share with you an evening of easy […]

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December 2015 Events @ Roman Road

Thursday 3rd December, 7pm DJ: Cabayo & Clefhammer {chilled electronic} Friday 4th December, 8pm Muxima Live Sessions: The Mojo Wellington Trio {eclectic jazz} Saturday 5th December, 8pm Muxima Live Sessions: East London Blues: Andy Twyman {blues} Sunday 6th December, 6pm Muxima Screens: Finding Fela! Thursday 10th December, 8pm Muxima Live Sessions: Becca Lovelace {pop/soul} Saturday […]

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MUXIMA Live Sessions

Live sessions this month kick start on 7th with the inimitable one-man band, Andy Twyman, delivering his unique blend of off-beat blues and raucous rock & roll.  Mid-month, Sid Sings are bringing their deliciously dark n’ dirty blues infusion on 14th.   Next up on the 20th, Domenico Angarano and Giuliano Modarelli will bring us a taste of world music.  Followed on […]

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A Taste of Lebanon

Friday 24th of April 2015 – 8pm From the fertile lands of the Beqaa valley to the turquoise waters of Byblos; seated at the crossroads of the Mediterranean Basin, and beneath the snowy Cedars of Mount Lebanon. The Lebanese gather to share and enjoy their world famous cuisine. It is a fusion 7000 years of […]

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John Workman Exhibition

John Workman’s exhibition draws on the art of the past, from the rich heritage of classical Western painting to all sorts of ephemera and photographs. He deploys these in nostalgic, almost theatrical, installations. Muxima has invited John to create a piece of bespoke art work for the main window facing the street. The glass frontage […]

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Muxima Live Session – Mojo Wellington Trio

After a great gig in March at Muxima the Mojo Wellington Trio is back! Join us on Saturday 18th April for an intimate evening of blues, jazz, pop and folk tunes.  The Mojo Wellington Trio consists of Mojo Wellington pianist and songwriter, Amanda Ellison on vocals and Fabrizio Bonacci on guitar. Each member is established on the […]

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Muxima Screens – Documentary

Join us for an evening of screens at Muxima. On the first Wednesday of each month we will be bringing you a series of art documentaries. On Wednesday 8th April we be showing a documentary on architecture…My Architect: Director Nathaniel Kahn searches to understand his father, noted architect Louis Kahn, who died bankrupt and alone in 1974.

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