This summer the Southbank Centre is exploring Black art and popular culture with an extraordinary season of multi-artform events, featuring outdoor art installations, music, literature, poetry and performance as well as a wealth of free-to-attend events.
The Southbank Centre’s Winter Festival features nine weeks of festive events, exhibitions and dazzling performances. Visitors of all ages can… Read More
TTo coincide with International Day of Disabled Persons, the Southbank Centre today announces details of its first digital Unlimited festival programme, a five-day festival featuring dance, performance, comedy, film, talks, workshops and art that celebrates the artistic vision of disabled artists
The Top 7 Art Exhibitions to see in London this week include: A massive warehouse, floating glass, a new gallery find, Indian independence, lots of dots, instrument cases and British jazz.
After a two-year shutdown for a serious makeover, the Hayward Gallery needed to come back big. The architects delivered, and so does the show that opened this week (until 22 April)— an epic retrospective of Düsseldorf-based photographer Andreas Gursky.
London’s Hayward Gallery to stage the first major retrospective in a UK institution of the work of acclaimed German photographer Andreas Gursky in Jan 2018.
Ponytailed tyres, dancers, an artist collective, clothes pegs, a garden, protest and the digital.
Southbank Centre’s Hayward Touring programme has announced British artist John Walter as the winner of the 2017 Curatorial Open – its yearly call for proposals for an exhibition of contemporary art aiming to nurture new and diverse curatorial talent and expand the parameters of the contemporary curatorial landscape.
A darkened lab, psychedelic LEDs, disco balls, golden trees and child victims of Syrian bombings.
David Byrne, the Oscar, Golden Globe, Obie and Drama Desk award winning musician known for his eclectic collaborations and as a co-founder of the seminal new wave band Talking Heads will curate 2015’s Meltdown Festival at Southbank Centre.
Richard Hamilton, The State,1993 Tate, London 2014 © The Estate of Richard Hamilton, DACS 2014 (Part of Jane and Louise… Read More
The spaceship (called Megatron) lasted about 6 months…
The Hayward Gallery’s Wide Open School will be turning the space into an unusual experiment of public learning this June and July. Its programme of courses are devised and delivered by over 100 artists from approximately 40 different countries.
GILBERT & GEORGE – in conversation as part of the London Literature Festival at Southbank Centre Friday 1st July
Friday 1st July 2011, Queen Elizabeth Hall, 7.30pm, £14/£10 Hear Gilbert & George, the irrepressible masters of the contemporary art… Read More
Alicja McCarthy previews Southbank Centre’s celebrations for the 100th International Women’s Day festival with music, comedy & debate.
In celebration of the creativity, achievement & innovation of women, the UK’s largest arts centre will host WOW – Women of the World from March 11th to 13th.
British Art Show 7 arrives at the Hayward Gallery, the first time it has been presented in London for 21 years.
Considered one of the most influential artists of his generation, Brazilian artist Ernesto Neto, has dramatically transformed the upper spaces of the Hayward Gallery with a series of site-specific installations in his most ambitious exhibition to date.
The Hayward Project Space succumbs to a cacophony of unusual noises as it hosts a new exhibition by Southbank Centre… Read More