First Thursdays: May 2018

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Past Event

This event was on Thu 3 May, 6 – 9pm

Join our late night opening on 3 May 2018 for Whitechapel Gallery First Thursdays.


Explore the theme of subjectivity in relation to the body, the object and the environment in the final display from the ISelf Collection, Bumped Bodies (Free entry). See the first overview of the Crossrail artworks for the new Elizabeth line stations in our exhibition, Art Capital: Art for the Elizabeth line [Free entry) and enter the immersive Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World (Book now).

Book launch

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 Art Bus Tour or take a stroll to galleries in the neighbourhood using the recommendations in our First Thursdays Walking Tour Map [Pick up your free copy from the Whitechapel Gallery front desk].