First Thursdays: October 2016

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    First Thursdays at the Whitechapel Gallery

Past Event

This event was on Thu 6 Oct, 6-9pm

This First Thursday join us in the Whitechapel Gallery Bookshop for a launch and book signing in collaboration with MACK Books, see the new exhibition William Kentridge: Thick Time, and join an ‘In Conversation’ with William Kentridge and Iwona Blazwick.

Want to see more exhibitions in east London? Join the monthly First Thursdays Art Bus Tour, a shuttle bus stopping off at a selection of the best shows in the neighbourhood. Featuring a guide and curator’s introduction at each stop.


See the major exhibition of South African artist William Kentridge‘s immersive large scale installations. Read the 5 star review in the Guardian.


In the Whitechapel Gallery Bookshop in collaboration with MACK Books, celebrate the release of 2016 Prix Elysée winner Martin Kollar‘s new work Provissional Arrangement and join a signing of photographer Nigel Shafran‘s recent title Dark Rooms. Starts at 6.30pm.


Enjoy drinks and light bites in the Whitechapel Gallery Cafe/Bar.


Join a talk with Whitechapel Gallery director and curator Iwona Blazwick and artist William Kentridge about the new exhibition William Kentridge: Thick Time.

Location: Zilkha Auditorium, Time: 7pm. Tickets: £9.50/£7.50 concs.
Sold out: A waiting list for returns operates on the day.

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