Exhibitions and Projects

Sophia Al-Maria: BCE

Marking the culmination of a year-long collaboration as Whitechapel Gallery’s Writer in Residence, this new project from Sophia Al-Maria draws on feminism and radical queer politics to consider themes of history and narrative.

Posted in | 15 Nov 2018

Elmgreen & Dragset reveal The Whitechapel Pool

Whitechapel Gallery has today unveiled the transformation of its ground-floor gallery into a vast, eerily abandoned public swimming pool.

Posted in | 26 Sep 2018

Ulla von Brandenburg: Sweet Feast

An extraordinary event in the Gallery's history is recreated against a background of Britain’s impending departure from the European Union in 2019.

Posted in | 22 Aug 2018

London Art Book Fair 2018

This September the Whitechapel Gallery is transformed by over 80 creative and cutting-edge publishers for four days for the London Art Book Fair 2018.

Posted in | 14 Aug 2018

News

Joan Jonas to be honoured as Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon

American artist Joan Jonas (b. 1936) is announced today as the third artist to be awarded the Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon. The Whitechapel Gallery Art Icon honours the lifetime achievements of one of our greatest artists. The award will be presented to Joan Jonas at a special gala dinner hosted by Whitechapel Gallery Director Iwona Blazwick OBE on 25 February 2016

Posted in | 19 Oct 2015

Seven of London’s leading not-for-profit galleries join forces at Frieze London 2015

Allied Editions, a unique artist’s editions collective featuring Camden Arts Centre, Chisenhale Gallery, Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA), South London Gallery, Studio Voltaire, Serpentine Galleries and Whitechapel Gallery, returns to Frieze London from 14-17 October 2015

Posted in | 17 Sep 2015

Five female artists unveiled as shortlist for Max Mara Art Prize for Women in collaboration with Whitechapel Gallery

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.

Posted in | 05 Sep 2015

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