Exhibitions and Projects

Guerrilla Girls: Is it even worse in Europe?

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

Posted in | 30 Sep 2016

Alicja Kwade: Medium Median

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 | 28 Sep 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 | 21 Sep 2016

Barjeel Art Foundation: Mapping the Contemporary II

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 | 23 Aug 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

Emma Hart wins the Max Mara Art Prize for Women in collaboration with Whitechapel Gallery

Emma Hart wins the Max Mara Art Prize for Women in collaboration with Whitechapel Gallery

Posted in | 03 Feb 2016

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