23/4/2016

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the symposium marking the opening of Maria Eichhorn’s exhibition, 5 weeks, 25 days, 175 hours. Thank you to the speakers Isabell Lorey and Stewart Martin and the chair Andrea Phillips. For more information about the symposium and to view a reading list please click here.
 
Maria Eichhorn’s exhibition, 5 weeks, 25 days, 175 hours, continues until 29 May. At Eichhorn’s request the gallery’s staff have withdrawn their labour for the remaining five weeks of the exhibition. None of Chisenhale’s employees are working during this period and the gallery and office are closed, implementing free time in the place of work. 
 
For more information about Maria Eichhorn’s exhibition, please click here.

To listen to audio recordings of the event, please click here.

To read our Audience Information guide, please click here.  
 
We are interested in hearing your comments on Maria Eichhorn’s exhibition, to leave feedback, please click here.
 
A new publication including commissioned texts by Isabell Lorey and Stewart Martin; a transcript of a discussion with Maria Eichhorn and Chisenhale Gallery staff; and an interview with the artist is available to download here.
 
Maria Eichhorn discusses her exhibition on Artforum.com in 500 words by Himali Singh Soin. To read the article, please click here.
 
Eichhorn’s commission is part of the third and final year of How to work together, a shared programme of contemporary art research and commissioning by Chisenhale Gallery, The Showroom and Studio Voltaire. There are concurrent exhibitions by Sharon Hayes at Studio Voltaire (14 April – 12 June) and Koki Tanaka at The Showroom (28 April – 18 June). For more information about How to work together, please click here.
 
Chisenhale Gallery’s office will re-open on Tuesday 31 May and the gallery will open with a new commission by Yuri Pattison (7 July – 28 August 2016). Please join us for the opening on Wednesday 6 July, 6.30-8.30pm. For more information about the exhibition, please click here

18/4/2016

Please join us this Saturday 23 April, 11am - 5pm for a symposium marking the opening of Maria Eichhorn’s exhibition 5 weeks, 25 days, 175 hours. Eichhorn’s new commission for Chisenhale Gallery is a two-part work examining contemporary labour conditions. The exhibition opens with a one-day symposium exploring ideas raised by the project.
 At Eichhorn’s request the gallery’s staff will then withdraw their labour for the remaining five weeks of the exhibition. None of Chisenhale’s employees will work during this period and the gallery and office will be closed, implementing free time in the place of work. For more information about the exhibition please click here.
The symposium features lectures by Isabell Lorey and Stewart Martin and will be chaired by Andrea Phillips. The afternoon will be devoted to a discussion with the audience, in which Maria Eichhorn will also participate. Audio recordings will be available online after the event. For more information and to book tickets, please click here
 
Coinciding with the symposium, a new publication including commissioned texts by Isabell Lorey and Stewart Martin; a transcript of a discussion with Maria Eichhorn and Chisenhale Gallery staff; and an interview with the artist will be available from Thursday 21 April to download for free from Chisenhale Gallery’s website and the How to work together Think Tank’.

Eichhorn’s commission is part of the third and final year of How to work together, a shared programme of contemporary art research and commissioning by Chisenhale Gallery, The Showroom and Studio Voltaire. The concurrent exhibitions are Sharon Hayes at Studio Voltaire (14 April – 12 June) and Koki Tanaka at The Showroom (28 April – 18 June). For more information about How to work together, please click here.

11/4/2016

Thank you to everyone who came to see Park McArthur’s exhibition, Poly, which closed on Sunday 3 April. For video and audio recordings of the events, which include Park McArthur in conversation with Isla Lever-Yap, a panel discussion and a gallery tour led by Jonathan P Watts, please click here

We are currently preparing for our next exhibition, 5 weeks, 25 days, 175 hours by Maria Eichhorn. 5 weeks, 25 days, 175 hours is a two-part work examining contemporary labour conditions. The exhibition opens with a one-day symposium exploring ideas raised by the project. 
At Eichhorn’s request the gallery’s staff will then withdraw their labour for the remaining five weeks of the exhibition. None of Chisenhale’s employees will work during this period and the gallery and office will be closed, implementing free time in the place of work.

The symposium will take place at Chisenhale Gallery on Saturday 23 April. It features lectures by Isabell Lorey and Stewart Martin and will be chaired by Andrea Phillips. The afternoon will be devoted to a discussion with the audience, in which Maria Eichhorn will also participate. Audio recordings will be available online after the event. For more information and to book tickets, please click here. 

Eichhorn’s commission is part of the third and final year of How to work together, a shared programme of contemporary art research and commissioning by Chisenhale Gallery, The Showroom and Studio Voltaire. For more information about How to work together and the concurrent exhibitions at The Showroom and Studio Voltaire, please click here.

We would like to congratulate Céline Condorelli, Ahmet Öğüt and Amalia Pica on their inclusion in the upcoming Gwangju Biennale 2016. Céline Condorelli and Ahmet Öğüt were commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery as part of the first two years of How to work together. Amalia Pica’s exhibition at Chisenhale Gallery in 2012 followed her year-long work commissioned as part of our Offsite programme: I am Tower of Hamlets, as I am in Tower of Hamlets, just like a lot of other people are (2011-12).