Exhibitions and Projects

The Whitechapel Gallery invites Alicja Kwade to create new work as part of the Gallery’s established and dynamic programme of artist commissions. 

For Alicja Kwade’s (b. 1979) first project for a major UK gallery, unveiled on Wednesday 28 September, the Berlin-based artist creates a captivating installation of astronomical data and our position in the universe.

Posted in | 19 Jul 2016

The most extensive display of modern and contemporary Arab art ever staged in the UK draws to a close at the Whitechapel Gallery this autumn

The Whitechapel Gallery has presented 64 artists and 100 works of Arab art in an ambitious series of four displays which launched in September 2015 and ends in January 2017.

Posted in | 19 Jul 2016

William Kentridge: Thick Time

Whitechapel Gallery presents a major exhibition of work by William Kentridge from 21 September 2016 to 15 January 2017

Posted in | 01 Jul 2016

Keith Sonnier: Light Works

The Whitechapel Gallery presents an exhibition of rare early works by the American sculptor Keith Sonnier (b.1941) on view for the first time in the UK this summer.

Posted in | 14 Apr 2016

News

The Guerrilla Girls to unveil a new artwork at the Whitechapel Gallery this autumn

The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned the Guerrilla Girls to create a new artwork as part of an archive display at the Gallery.

Posted in | 19 Jul 2016

Whitechapel Gallery and Phillips announce online commission with multi-media artist Jonas Lund

Launched today to coincide with the Whitechapel Gallery’s landmark exhibition Electronic Superhighway (2016-1966), a new work by Swedish artist Jonas Lund (b. 1984), Fair Warning (2016),invites the public to respond to a series of over 300 questions online.

Posted in | 07 Apr 2016

Joan Jonas celebrated as Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon at a spectacular gala dinner

On 25 February 2016 American artist Joan Jonas received the third Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon award at a gala dinner supported by the Swarovski Foundation at Christ Church Spitalfields, east London.

Posted in | 26 Feb 2016

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