Long-term

04Sep

MUSIC HACKSPACE 2018 Programmes

September 4, 2017-  December 31, 2018 |  Free
Music Hackspace continue their unique programme of workshops, free artist talks, software sessions and one-off events to Somerest House Studios as part of a two year residency. Music Hackspace is a platform for experimenting and interacting with sound and technology. Incorporating diverse methodologies and aiming to create an open playground and exchange of ideas and sounds that embraces new and old technologies. Newly available open source platforms, both hardware and software, are granting far wider accessibility to new interactions with music and audio that has not been possible before. It’s with these technologies that Music Hackspace base their programme of...
11May

Dark Corners

May 11, 2018-  November 11, 2018 |  Free
Visit a free display exhibiting the winning entries from our Dark Corners competition, held in collaboration with British Journal of Photography. The Museum of London invited all London’s photographers to respond to an area of the city after dark. Five works have been selected, one each from north, south, east, west and central London. Together these represent five contemporary perspectives on the many nocturnal worlds of the capital, complementing our major photography exhibition London Nights.   All images © the gallery and artist(s)    
16Jun

Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up

June 16, 2018-  November 3, 2018 |  £15.00
Frida Kahlo’s exhibition presents an extraordinary collection of personal artefacts and clothing belonging to the iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Locked away for 50 years after her death, this collection has never before been exhibited outside Mexico.  
25Jun

Conflicts of an Urban Age exhibition

June 25, 2018-  October 19, 2018 |  Free
Conflicts of an Urban Age highlights the spatial and social consequences of dramatic urban growth in cities across the world between 1990 and 2015. In the short time span of 25 years, cities have grown larger and more quickly than ever before. Fishing villages have been transformed into megacities and deserts have become urban playgrounds. The speed and scale of this transformation is unprecedented. By the middle of this century, 75% of the world’s population will be living in cities. One billion people will be added in the next 15 years, with more than 50 new residents every hour in...