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First Thursdays: April 2021

As the city prepares to open its doors once again, a few of our neighbouring...

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Conversation Pieces: Curator Colm McAuliffe on the films of Mike Dibb

To conclude with the online film retrospective, A Listening Eye, the renowned filmmaker Mike Dibb...

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Community Conversations 3: Moshoda Khatun

Community Conversations is a series of discussions prompted by networks, collaborations and friendships developed through...

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Artist Q&A with Emma Talbot: Part II

As we pass the halfway point of Emma Talbot‘s CIRCA-commissioned animation at The Piccadilly lights,...

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Celebrating 120 Years of Whitechapel Gallery

A message from Whitechapel Gallery Director Iwona Blazwick On 12th March 2021, the Whitechapel Gallery...

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Artist Q&A with Emma Talbot

On the occasion of her new CIRCA commission at Piccadilly Circus, artist Joseph O’Connor spoke...

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First Thursdays: March 2021

As spring approaches and the weather warms, galleries are starting to fill with hope at...

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The Arts of Improvisation: Curator Matthew Harle on the films of Mike Dibb

To coincide with the ongoing film retrospective, A Listening Eye: The Films of Mike Dibb, the...

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Community Conversations 2: Headway East London

Community Conversations is a series of discussions prompted by networks, collaborations and friendships developed through...

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First Thursdays: February 2021

As we draw near to the end of National Storytelling Week, we thought it best...

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