Curated by the Whitechapel Gallery in partnership with Crossrail, the exhibition showcases nine internationally renowned artists and their plans to create major public artworks for London’s newest railway, the Elizabeth line: Spencer Finch, Darren Almond, Douglas Gordon, Richard Wright, Simon Periton, Yayoi Kusama, Conrad Shawcross, Chantal Joffe, and Michal Rovner.
A major exhibition of large-scale installations made between the 1990s to the present, including a new commission created especially for London.
The Upset Bucket is a new display exhibiting 28 leading international artists drawn from the ISelf Collection
A new display opening at the Whitechapel Gallery this September presents significant documentary recordings from the archives of New York based performance art organisation Performa.
The Whitechapel Gallery, Collezione Maramotti and Max Mara revealed the names of the five artists shortlisted for the sixth Max Mara Art Prize for Women at a special event at the historical headquarters of Max Mara in Reggio Emilia, Italy on 4 October 2015. The shortlisted artists are Ruth Ewan, Ana Genovés, Emma Hart, Tania Kovats and Phoebe Unwin.
The Whitechapel Gallery announces exhibitions, displays, commissions and events for 2016.
A garden of an archaeological institute in Athens provides the backdrop for works of art that reconnect the human with the animal. Echoing the satyrs, sphinxes and centaurs of Greek statuary, contemporary sculptures, installations and films draw on myth, drama and the animal kingdom to suggest a ‘bioethics’ for the 21st century.
Richard Long awarded the Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon at a gala dinner supported by the Swarovski Foundation
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