Thursday 30 June 2016

Whitechapel Gallery - What's on: Talks & Events in July

Talks & Events 

Don't Miss

An acoustic folk set from singer-songwriter Lail Arad, big ideas from architect and academic Eyal Weizman, and a showcase of the UK's newest and most exciting moving image work in collaboration with Film London - including Megan Broadmeadow's A Corruption of Mass (pictured).

Talks & Tours

Curator’s Tour: Mary Heilmann
Thu 14 Jul, 6.30pm | Free

A free tour of the major exhibition Mary Heilmann: Looking at Pictures with Whitechapel Gallery Chief Curator Lydia YeeBook Now

Big Ideas: Eyal Weizman
Thu 21 Jul, 7pm | £9.50/£7.50 concs.

Architect Eyal Weizman discusses his ongoing research into the ‘forensics’ of buildings and landscapes, and how this evidence can be used to reveal hidden truths. Book Now

Music & Performance

Live: Lail Arad
Thu 21 Jul, 7pm | Free, booking required

Singer-songwriter Lail Arad performs a captivating live acoustic set of her folk-inspired songs in the exhibition Mary Heilmann: Looking at PicturesBook Now

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Performance: Florence Peake
Thu 28 Jul, 7pm | Free, booking required

Trained in dance and with a background in painting, Peake’s practice encompasses visual art, dance and performance. The artist performs a durational work in the current exhibitions.Book Now


Four Corners: 40 years of film in East London
Sat 2 Jul, 1.30–6pm | £12.50/£10.50 concs.

A screening of early works from Bethnal Green-based film organisation Four Corners, celebrating their 40th anniversary. Featuring discussions from founder members and special guests.More
Selected #6Film London Jarman Award
Thu 7 Jul, 7pm | £9.50/7.50 concs.

An evening of the best new film and video work from the UK with the Film London Jarman Award. Screenings are followed by Q&A with artists including
Paul Rooney, Nina Mangalanayagam,Liberty Antonia Sadler and Megan BroadmeadowMore

BSL/Audio Description

Audio Description Workshop
Sat 16 Jul, 1pm & Wed 3 Aug, 11.30am | Free, booking required

Discover the exhibition Mary Heilmann: Looking at Pictures, in these free audio description workshops with tactile images. For blind and partially sighted visitors.

To book a free place, please contact or call +44 (0)20 7522 7888


BSL Tour 
Sat 16 Jul, 11.30am | Free, booking required

Join a guided tour of Mary Heilmann: Looking at Pictures with an exhibition introduction and personal response in British Sign Language.

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