Exhibitions

1 November - 7 December

Gideon Mendel
Drowning World

Exhibitions

21 October - 17 December 2017

Gordon Parks
A Choice of Weapons

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The Explorers Project

The Explorers project is a three year programme of awareness raising and encounter workshops, happenings, productions, commissions, exhibitions and seminars in collaboration with people who have complex needs and those who support them.

Events

Thur 13 July, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Zanele Muholi

Events

Thurs 13 April. Doors open 6pm, talk 6.30 - 7.30pm

Making Jamaica and the Tropical Picturesque: A Tourist Guide

Events | Opportunities

Fri 29 January, 2 - 4pm

The Missing Chapter Collective
Queering the Archive

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

2 October - 5 December 2015

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Rivington Place, London

Events

Wed 10 June, 7 - 9pm

Other Times, Other Memories: An evening of moving image works by Jeannette Ehlers, Wangechi Mutu, Ato Malinda 

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

7 May – 20 June 2015

Jeannette Ehlers
Whip It Good: Spinning From History’s Filthy Mind

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

6 February - 6 April 2015

HUMAN RIGHTS HUMAN WRONGS

Photographer's Gallery, London

Exhibitions

15 December 2017 – 14 April 2018

Faisal Abdu’Allah
THE DUPPY CONQUEROR & Other Works

Events

Saturday 2 December 2017, 12 – 3pm

IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT
Open House

Events

Thursday 30 November 2017, 6.30 – 8.30pm

IN A DIFFERENT LIGHT
Finissage

Events

Thursday 23 NOVEMBER, 5.30 - 8.30PM

Pop-up Bookshop Launch

Exhibitions

15 NOVEMBER - 2 DECEMBER

In a Different Light
NEW ACQUISITIONS

Exhibitions

11 November – 17 December 2017

Zanele Muholi
Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness

Events

Saturday 4 November, 12 - 6pm & Saturday 11 November, 12 - 6pm

Project Art Works
Encounters

Events

Wednesday 22 November 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Lost and Found through the Migrant Experience

Events

Friday 17 November, 7.00 – 8.30pm

Lost Fanon: Play Reading and Q&A

Events

Friday 8 December, 1.00 - 8.30pm

There Ain’t No Black in the Union Jack

Events

Tuesday 14 November, 6.00 - 8.00pm

Album: Where We Belong
Student Showcase Opening

News | Autograph ABP

Reflections from the Canvas(s) Project

Exhibitions

1 December 2017 - 11 January 2018

Shahidul Alam
KALPANA’S WARRIORS

Exhibitions

15 November - 2 December

Album:
Where We Belong

Exhibitions

21 OCTOBER - 17 DECEMBER 2017

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Exhibitions

17 OCTOBER - 30 NOVEMBER 2017

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Events

Tuesday 24 October, 6.30 - 8.30PM

Mothering Blackness II:
Self-portraiture – Defiance and Vulnerability

Events

Thursday 9 November, 11am – 3pm

Neurodiversity and Art

Events

Thursday 12 October, 7pm - 8pm

The Missing Chapter
UNCOVER THE MISSING CHAPTER

News | Exhibitions

10 - 22 October 2017

The Missing Chapter
BLACK CHRONICLES

Events

Friday 29 September, 6.30 - 8.30pm

Artist talk with Lina Iris Viktor
Black Exodus

Exhibitions

8 - 18 August 2017

Multimedia Projection
The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Exhibitions

9 August - 13 November 2017

The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Events

Sat 5 Aug, 2pm – 4pm

In Our Own Words
Workshop with Victoria Adukwei Bulley

Exhibitions

5 July - 4 August

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Events

Wed 26 July, 7 - 8:30pm

Mother Tongues
Debut Screening

Events

Fri 14 July, 7 - 8:30pm

Gallery Talk:
‘Intimacies That Disrupt’ by Hlonipha Mokoena

Events

Sat 15 July, 3 - 4pm

Artist-led gallery tour / talk
with Zanele Muholi

Events

Tues 18 July, 9:30am - 1:15pm

What does it mean to have a rights-focused approach to arts participation? 

Exhibitions

3 July - 24 September

Drowning World

News

Canvas(s)

Events

Tue 18 July, 7-9pm

Aperture Live:
Platform Africa

Events

24 June, 1 - 5pm

Canvas(s) Audio Trail

Events

Thur 29 June, 6:45 - 8pm. Doors open 6:30

Representation and Remembrance
Indian Soldiers in WWI

Exhibitions | Events

28 June - 1 July

Said Adrus
Lost Pavilion & Pavilion V

Exhibitions

14 July - 28 October 2017

Zanele Muholi:
Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness

Events

Sat 22 July, 11am - 2pm

The Artists’ Call
Workshop with Toni Stuart

Learning

Until 28 June

Bessie’s Wings:
an art exhibition

Events

Wed 28 June, 7pm

(In)visibility of Muslim Women:
Race, Gender and Representation

Events

Fri 9 June, 2 - 7:30pm

Exploring Space and Place:
Kings Cross

Events

Wed 21 June, 6.30 - 7.30pm

The artist as historian, archaeologist and archivist

Events

Thur 22 June, 6:30 - 7:30pm. Doors open 6pm.

What’s there to Get?
Anti-racism in the East End

Events

Wed 31 May, 7pm. Doors open 6:30pm

Masculinity and Representation:
Do you Really Get Me?

Events

Sat 20 May, 2 - 4pm

Access the Archive
A multi-sensory Workshop

Learning

Available until 1st Jul 2017

Artist-led Workshops
You Get Me?

Events

Thurs 25 May, 7 - 9pm

The Exit Lectures 2
Exploring a post-Brexit Britain

Events

Thurs 11 May, 7 - 9pm

The Exit Lectures 1
Exploring a post-Brexit Britain

Events

Thurs 20 April, 7 - 8:30pm

Brixton Stories
A conversation with Clovis Salmon aka ‘Sam the Wheels’

Events

Wed 19 April, 6:30 - 8pm

Artist talk
with Ingrid Pollard

Events

Thurs 4 May, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Mahtab Hussain: You Get Me?

Exhibitions

5 May - 1 July 2017

Mahtab Hussain
You Get Me?

Events

Sat 25 March, 1 - 5pm

East Meets West
Our Friends Party

Events

Thur 6 April. Doors open 6pm, talk 6:30 - 7:30pm

Sankofa Lives! Exploring the Roots & Routes of Jamaican Identity

Events

Friday 12 May, 7 - 9pm

Ghana at 60:
Photography, prose and performance

Learning

Available from 27 Feb - 30 Mar 2017

Making Jamaica: Then and Now

Events

Application deadline 9am 1 May 2017

Open Call
Propose your event / activity

Exhibitions

9 March - 27 May 2017

Vron Ware
13 Dead, Nothing Said

Exhibitions

24 February - 22 April 2017

The Great Conflict, Brixton Riots & other films

Events

Thur 23 February, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Making Jamaica: Photography from the 1890s

Events

Thurs 9 February, 7 – 9:45pm

Film screening
Fire at Sea

Learning

Available from 10th Jan until 10th Feb 2017

Free artist-led workshops
Lost & Found: Portraits from a Refugee camp

Events

Sat 4 February, 2 - 5pm

Portfolio reviews
With Gideon Mendel

Events

Thurs 2 February, 6 - 9pm

First Thursdays late opening
Gideon Mendel: Dzhangal

Events

Sat 28 January, 3 - 5:30pm

Representing the Calais ‘Jungle’

Exhibitions

24 February - 22 April 2017

Making Jamaica: Photography from the 1890s

Exhibitions

7 - 30 September 2017

Bruno Boudjelal
Frantz Fanon

News

New learning and participation space

Events

Thurs 8 December, 6 - 8pm

Exhibition opening:
Exploring Identity through Photography

Events

Thurs 5 January 2017, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Gideon Mendel: Dzhangal

Exhibitions

6 January - 11 February 2017

Gideon Mendel:
Dzhangal

Exhibitions

11 February - 9 April 2017

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Events

Sat 17th December, 5.45 - 8.30pm

Music of Many Colours

Exhibitions

9 - 10 December 2016

Album:
Exploring Identity through Photography

Events

Thursday 8 December, 6:30 - 8pm

Book launch
Delhi: Communities of Belonging

News

British Council
Transatlantic Residency Programme

News

Aida Silvestri Residency at Light Work

Events

3-day course, 14-16 December

Art Activism School

Learning

22 November 2016 - 28 January 2017

Hackney Museum Community Residency

Events

Wed 30 November, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Decolonial Politics Today?

Learning

Black Victorians
Outreach Workshops

News

Until 30 November 2016

Exhibition in a Box
On display at Bernie Grant Arts Centre

Events

9 - 13 November 2016, dusk - dawn

After Dark
Image projections

Events

3 - 8 November 2016, dusk - dawn

After Dark
Image Projections

Events

27 - 29 October 2016, 6pm - midnight

After Dark
Image Projections

Learning

CPD training: diversity

Events

Tue 25 October, 6:30pm

Surviving as an Artist
Participatory Photography

Exhibitions

22 Sept - 28 Oct 2016

James Barnor
Ever Young

Events

Tue 11 Oct 2016, 6:10pm

Black Atlantic Cinema Club
Ganja & Hess

Exhibitions

21 September - 31 December 2016

The Unfinished Conversation:
Encoding/Decoding

Events

Tuesday 1 Nov, 6:30pm

Surviving as an artist:
Sensitive histories