8/2/2016

Thank you to everyone who joined us for last week's talk at Tate Modern where Park McArthur was in conversation with Isla Leaver-Yap, Walker Art Center’s Bentson Scholar of Moving Image in Minneapolis and Director of LUX, Scotland, to discuss her new commission at Chisenhale Gallery. Video documentation of the conversation will be available online soon. Photos are by Manuela Barczewski. 

Thank you also to everyone who joined us on Saturday for our seminar with speakers Ellen Clifford, member of the National Steering Group of Disabled People Against the Cuts; Nadja Millner-Larsen, lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths University; and Park McArthur on the current climate of austerity in the UK and the informal structures of care, which grow in the absence of national infrastructures. To listen to the recording of the seminar please click here. To view photos from the event please click here. Photos are by Manuela Barczewski. 
 
Please join us on Saturday 20 February at 2pm for a gallery tour of Park McArthur’s exhibition led by Jonathan P Watts, drawing on his research into materials, such as plastics and gels, that were declassified following the Second World War and introduced into everyday use. Watts is a writer and regular contributor to frieze magazine. For more information and to reserve a place please click here.
 
To accompany her exhibition Park McArthur has produced a new limited edition artwork entitled Leads (2016). Leads comprises five individual photographs made for McArthur’s research while preparing for her Chisenhale Gallery exhibition, Poly. For more information about the edition please visit our online shop.
Leah Clements' special online commission produced as part of our 
21st Century programme is now available to view on our website. Beside is a work addressing the idea of the self-other boundary through the scientific phenomena of Takotsubo cardiomyopathy and quantum entanglement. To view the online commission please click here.  

1/2/2016

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the opening of Park McArthur's exhibition Poly, which is now open until 3 April. Photos are by Mark Blower.

Please join us this Wednesday 3 February, 6.30pm at Tate Modern where Park McArthur will be in conversation with Isla Leaver-Yap, Walker Art Center’s Bentson Scholar of Moving Image in Minneapolis and Director of LUX, Scotland, to discuss her new commission at Chisenhale Gallery. This event is presented in partnership with Tate Modern and will take place in the East Room, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG. The tickets are £9/£6 concessions. For more information and to purchase a ticket please click here.

This Saturday 6 February at 2pm we will host a seminar with speakers Ellen Clifford, member of the National Steering Group of Disabled People Against the Cuts; Nadja Millner-Larsen, lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths University; and artist Park McArthur on the current climate of austerity in the UK and the informal structures of care, which grow in the absence of national infrastructures. For more information and to reserve a place please click here
 
We are currently seeking to appoint an Exhibitions and Events Curator to cover maternity leave from May 2016. For more information about the position and how to apply please click here.

25/1/2016

Last week we launched a new programme of special events at local secondary schools. In collaboration with Emma Moore, Offsite and Education Curator, Ayo Akingbade presented her work to Year 9 students at Bishop Challoner Secondary School, including her new film produced as part of Stop Play Record. Following Ayo’s presentation, the students participated in a workshop, pitching and developing ideas for short films. 
 
Please join us on Thursday 28 January, 6:30-8:30pm for the opening of Poly, a new commission and the first UK solo exhibition by New York-based artist Park McArthur. For more information about the exhibition and related events please click here.  

On Wednesday 3 February at 6.30pm, Park McArthur will be in conversation with Isla Leaver-Yap, Walker Art Center’s Bentson Scholar of Moving Image in Minneapolis and Director of LUX, Scotland, to discuss her new commission at Chisenhale Gallery. This event is presented in partnership with Tate Modern and will take place in the East Room, Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 9TG. The tickets are £9/£6 concessions. For more information and to purchase a ticket please click here.

Join us on Saturday 6 February at 2pm for a seminar with speakers Ellen Clifford, member of the National Steering Group of Disabled People Against the Cuts; Nadja Millner-Larsen, lecturer in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths University; and artist Park McArthur on the current climate of austerity in the UK and the informal structures of care, which grow in the absence of national infrastructures. For more information and to reserve a place please click here.