Exhibitions and Projects

Barjeel Art Foundation Collection

The Whitechapel Gallery presents the largest single, historical presentation of Arab art in the UK this autumn.

Continuing the Whitechapel Gallery's programme opening up rarely seen art collections for everyone, a series of four chronological displays launching this September highlights works from the Barjeel Art Foundation’s rich collection. Artists from Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine and elsewhere in the region tell the story of Arab art from the modern to the contemporary period.

Posted in | 23 Jul 2015

Artists’ Film International: Eduardo Basualdo, Tanya Busse & Emilija Ŝkarnulytė, Brigid McCaffrey and Pallavi Paul

14 July - 27 September 2015
Zilkha Auditorium, Free Entry

The Whitechapel Gallery presents four new works for Artists’ Film International, a seasonal programme of film, video and animation chosen by partner cultural organisations from around the world.

Posted in | 14 Jul 2015

The London Open 2015

The Whitechapel Gallery announces the artists included in The London Open 2015, the Gallery’s triennial exhibition, which is open to all artists aged 26 or over living and working in London.

Posted in | 14 Jul 2015

Emily Jacir: Europa

30 September 2015 – 3 January 2016, Galleries 1, 8 & Victor Petitgas Gallery (Gallery 9)

The Whitechapel Gallery presents the first UK survey of artist Emily Jacir this autumn. Bringing together almost two decades of sculpture, film, drawings, large-scale installations and photography, Emily Jacir: Europa focuses on Jacir’s multifaceted relationship to Europe, Italy and the Mediterranean in particular.

Posted in | 01 Jul 2015


Whitechapel Gallery announces 2016 exhibitions programme

The Whitechapel Gallery announces exhibitions, displays, commissions and events for 2016.

Posted in | 23 Jul 2015

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