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  • 2018_ Planton Movil Family Day and Walk photo by Rob Harris

    Family Day: Planton Movil, 2018, Photo by Rob Harris

Committed to a programme that stretches through all levels of learning and critical engagement, the Whitechapel Gallery hosts an expansive environment in which to experience, enjoy and discuss contemporary art and culture, in close dialogue with artists and other creative practitioners.


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Space for young people aged 15-24 to explore contemporary art, meet creative professionals and peers and discover career paths in the sector.

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Children & Families

Children and adults experience art and learn together through a diverse range of artist-led workshops, events, activities and exhibitions.

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Schools & Teachers

A wide range of projects, residencies, discussions and lively activities link to the national curriculum and encourage children to make art.

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Here you can find free resources to play, explore and experiment with art, inspired by the exhibitions at Whitechapel Gallery.


Writer in Residence

Since 2009, Whitechapel Gallery has invited a series of writers and artists to take up the position of Writer in Residence.

The Writer in Residence 2023 is Martin O'Brien.

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Connecting with people living and working in east London to explore place and identity through workshops and artist projects, both within the Gallery and off-site.

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Postgraduate Study

This distinctive Masters of Arts programme offers a one-of-a-kind, integrative experience in working in the field of contemporary art, developing exhibitions and multi-disciplinary and inclusive public programmes.