Love London Love Culture’s 2021 Exhibition Picks

We select some of the best exhibitions that are opening in London next year… Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser, Victoria and Albert Museum: on display from the 27th March 2021, this exhibition will examine the influence of Lewis Carroll’s beloved story Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland through its origins and many adaptations over the years. Featuring 300… Read More

NEWS: Whitechapel Gallery Announces Eileen Agar Exhibition

The exhibition will open to the public on the 19th May 2021. The Whitechapel Gallery has unveiled details of its upcoming exhibition focusing on the work of Eileen Agar in Eileen Agar: Angel of Anarchy which will go on display from May. Celebrating her role within the development of European twentieth century culture, the exhibition… Read More

NEWS: Whitechapel Gallery Announces Autumn 2020 Exhibitions

The gallery has announced details of its upcoming Autumn exhibition programme. From the 23rd September, Whitechapel Gallery will present a new work by Nalini Malani as part of its annual programme of artist commissions. Titled Can You Hear Me?, it is the artist’s first UK commission and is comprised of 84 animations projected on the walls… Read More

NEWS: Whitechapel Gallery Plans to Reopen

The gallery has announced that it is planning to reopen to the public on the 14th July. The Whitechapel Gallery has unveiled plans to reopen its doors on the 14th July – with new health and safety measures put in place to prioritise the welfare of staff and visitors.  It was confirmed that its Spring… Read More

PREVIEW: Radical Figures: Painting in the New Millennium, Whitechapel Gallery

The gallery will present a major exhibition examining the work of a new generation of artists and how they represent the body in radical ways to tell stories and explore vital social concerns. On display from the 6th February, Radical Figures: Painting in the New Millennium will concentrate on the new generation of artists and the… Read More

PREVIEW: Myvillages – Setting the Table: Village Politics, Whitechapel Gallery

The Whitechapel Gallery’s latest display examines the relationship between contemporary art and the rural. Now on display to the public, this exhibition spans across sixteen years of artistic thinking and production in over 30 locations, all based outside of urban settings. Locations featured in the exhibition include Ballykinlar, Ireland and Ekumfi-Ekawfo, Ghana, to help international… Read More

PREVIEW: Queer Spaces: London, 1980’s – Today, Whitechapel Gallery

On display from the 2nd April, this free exhibition will examine how  the changing landscape of London has affected theLGBTQ community. Combining rarely-seen archival material with original work by artists concerned with the vibrancy and importance of LGBTQ+ cultural life, Queer Spaces will consider how market-led redevelopment of spaces around London is rapidly transforming the capital’s queer scenes from the 1980’s to the present day. Between 2006-2016, more than half of venues for the… Read More

PREVIEW: Is This Tomorrow?, Whitechapel Gallery

The Whitechapel Gallery’s upcoming exhibition showcases work by  artists offering their impressions of the future.  On display from the 14th February, the Whitechapel Gallery’s exhibition will transform the gallery by featuring experiential installations, environments and pavilions, conceived by over 30 world-leading artists and architects working in collaboration. The exhibition will invite visitors to travel through a sculpture formed from security barriers, peer into a model museum for the… Read More

Review Round Up: Elmgreen & Dragset: This is How We Bite Our Tongue, Whitechapel Gallery

The Whitechapel Gallery celebrates the work of Michael Elmgreen  and Ingar Dragset, who have worked together since 1995 in this brand new exhibition. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…. Time Out: **** “The first two galleries of this show are brilliant, the final one – with all of its white sculptures – is a bit… Read More

PREVIEW: Ulla von Brandenburg: Sweet Feast, Whitechapel Gallery

From the 20th September, the Whitechapel Gallery will present Sweet Feast, a new commission by artist Ulla von Brandenburg.  This is not the first exhibition that children will devour at the Whitechapel Gallery. In 1973 an enticing exhibition featuring hundreds of types of sweets was staged to celebrate the UK’s entry to the European Common Market.… Read More