First Thursdays: June 2019

  • Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today 2019 Installation view Photograph Stephen White Courtesy Whitechapel Gallery

    Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today, 2019, Installation view. Photograph Stephen White. Courtesy Whitechapel Gallery.

Past Event

This event was on Thu 6 Jun 2019, 6 – 9pm

Join us for our late night opening on 6 June 2019 for Whitechapel Gallery First Thursdays.


Be among the first to see our summer exhibitions:

Michael Rakowitz

Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today

City Poems & City Music
Adrian Henri & Friends

”la Caixa” Collection of Contemporary Art
Selected by Maria Fusco

Setting the Table: Village Politics


Michael Rakowitz in Conversation

Former Director of Whitechapel Gallery Iwona Blazwick joins Michael Rakowitz in conversation to discuss his work and ideas.
Book now


Browse our bookshop until 9pm.

Food & Drink 

Delicious wines, charcuterie and light bites at our wine bar After Hours at The Whitechapel Refectory. Open until 11pm.

Explore East London

Discover the east London art scene by taking a trip on the First Thursdays Bus Tour (book now) or take a stroll to galleries in the neighbourhood using the recommendations in our First Thursdays Walking Tour [Download here) or pick up your free copy from the Whitechapel Gallery front desk].