5/12/2016

Thank you to everyone who has visited Peter Wächtler’s exhibition, Far Out, over the past few months. The exhibition is now in its final week, open until 11 December, Wednesday to Sunday, 12-6pm. To read a recent review of the exhibition in Flash Art online, please click here

Shen Xin is in residence on Chisenhale Gallery’s Instagram during December. As part of our 21st Century programme, Shen produced Forms Escape: Prologue, an event examining the practice of Tibetan Buddhism in Europe. For her Instagram residency Shen presents current research on the assimilation of religious practices across different cultural contexts, in both Europe and Asia. To watch Shen’s online commission, please click here. 

Stop Play Record filmmaker Raheela Suleman was producing her new short film this weekend. Suleman is working with Chisenhale Gallery and a team of film professionals to produce the film, which will be released early next year. To watch short films by previous Stop Play Record filmmakers, click here for Ayo Akingbade’s Tower XYZ, and click here for William Glass’ Shiners. Images are from the shoot.

Our special Chisenhale Gallery Christmas Discount continues with 10% off all Chisenhale Editions available until 13 January 2017. Chisenhale Friends and Patrons will receive a 20% discount, click here to join as a Friend or Patron. Orders must be placed before 13 December 2016 for delivery before Christmas. To view the whole range, please visit our online shop.   

Congratulations to Chisenhale Gallery alumni Florian Hecker for his solo exhibition Formulations at the MMK 3 of the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main and Ahmet Öğüt for his inclusion in the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016, Forming in the pupil of an eye. 

Once again, we would like to congratulate Chisenhale Gallery alumni Anthea Hamilton, Helen Marten and Josephine Pryde for their Turner Prize 2016 nomination, and we would like to wishall four nominees the very best for this evening’s award ceremony. The event will be streamed live from Tate Britain on BBC News at 9.30pm.

28/11/2016

Thank you to everyone who joined us on Tuesday at the Close-Up Film Centre for a screening of new moving image work by Chisenhale Gallery Create Residency artist Luke Willis Thompson, who presented filmed portraits of two young men whose lives have been affected by police violence. The screening was followed by a discussion with the artist and Mark Sealy, Director of Autograph ABP. To listen to the conversation, please click here. Images are by Manuela Barczewski.  

Peter Wächtler’s exhibition, Far Out, is open until 11 December, every Wednesday to Sunday, 12-6pm. This Thursday 1 December, the gallery has extended opening hours until 9pm, as part of First Thursdays.    

Our special Chisenhale Gallery Christmas Discount continues with 10% off all Chisenhale Editions available until 13 January 2017. Chisenhale Friends and Patrons will receive a 20% discount. To view the whole range, please visit our online shop.    

A series of events celebrating the life and work of artist, performer, curator, teacher and writer Ian White (1971-2013) are taking place this weekend at The Showroom and the ICA. The occasion also marks the publication of Here is Information. Mobilise. Selected Writings by Ian White, edited by Mike Sperlinger and published by LUX. In 2010 Ian created the performance piece ‘Interim’ with Emily Roysdon for Chisenhale Gallery’s Interim programme. Click here to visit our Archive page for more information about the performance.  

Chisenhale would like to congratulate Chisenhale Gallery alumni Duncan Campbell for the opening of his solo exhibition The Welfare of Tomás Ó Hallissy at The Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA), Jordan Wolfson for his solo exhibition Manic/Love/Truth/Love at the Stedelijk Museum and Ed Fornieles for his inclusion in the 3rd Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale.

21/11/2016

Thank you to everyone who has visited Peter Wächtler’s exhibition, Far Out, over the past few months. The exhibition is open until 11 December, every Wednesday to Sunday, 12-6pm and on 1 December the gallery has extended opening hours until 9pm, as part of First Thursdays.  

Please join us tomorrow, 22 November at 7pm, for a screening of new moving image work by Chisenhale Gallery Create Residency artist Luke Willis Thompson, who will present filmed portraits of two young men whose lives have been affected by police violence. The screening is followed by a discussion with the artist and Mark Sealy, Director of Autograph ABP. Please note that this event is taking place offsite, at the Close-Up Film Centre. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.  

Performers from Warsaw and London came together for the first time last week for a rehearsal of Alex Baczynski-Jenkins forthcoming choreographic exhibition at Chisenhale Gallery. Our Director, Polly Staple, and Exhibitions and Events Curator, Ellen Greig, also joined them in Warsaw for a few days. Baczynski-Jenkins’ exhibition at Chisenhale, the first institutional solo presentation by the Warsaw and London-based artist and choreographer, will open on 20 January 2017. For more information about Baczynski-Jenkins’ forthcoming exhibition, please click here. Images are from the rehearsal.

A new publication featuring Maria Eichhorn’s commission at Chisenhale Gallery was launched this weekend at Fri Art – Centre d’Art de Fribourg Kunsthalle Freiburg. The new publication, titled The Anti Museum, is a major anthological catalogue retracing the history of closed exhibitions. Maria Eichhorn’s interview with Katie Guggenheim, Exhibitions and Events Curator at Chisenhale (currently on maternity leave), is included in The Anti Museum. To read this interview, please click here. For more information about Maria Eichhorn’s exhibition at Chisenhale, please click here.  

Our special Chisenhale Gallery Christmas Discount continues with 10% off all Chisenhale Editions available until 13 January 2017. Chisenhale Friends and Patrons will receive a 20% discount. To view the whole range of, please visit our online shop.  

Chisenhale would like to congratulate Chisenhale Gallery alumna and current trustee Helen Marten for winning the inaugural Hepworth Prize for Sculpture. We would also like to congratulate Park McArthur, James Richards and Jordan Wolfson, Chisenhale alumni who have been included in the 2017 Whitney Biennial, co-curated by Christopher Y. Lew and Mia Locks.