On Saturday 9th of January curators Adriana Marques and Gilly Fox persuaded the London fields Lido to open at night to celebrate it’s extraordinary history, an event called Lido Love.
Watching a Tracy Emin film in one of the cubicles
Mini rave in one of the cubicles
Fan dancer, it was so cold her flames went out very quickly
A slideshow containing quotes from MsMarmitelover
Musicians playing by the icy pool
230 party goers braved the chill, crossing the dark park made pale and safe by the crystalline snow.
Here is a story of the time that I lived at the lido 2002-5.
Many creative and interesting people and projects passed through the Lido during the years that it was squatted, saving it from demolition.