NEWS: Thank you to everyone who joined us for the opening of Ima-Abasi Okon’s exhibition last Thursday. The exhibition is open all summer, until 1 September, Wednesday - Sunday, 12-6pm. To find out more information, please click here. Photos are of the opening, by Mark Blower.
We are pleased to welcome Amy Jones as our new Assistant Curator: Commissions. Previously Amy has worked as an independent producer, as well as holding positions at FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) and The Royal Standard, Liverpool.
We are now recruiting for a new role: Front of House Coordinator, a key member of the gallery’s team, providing excellent customer service and information on all of Chisenhale Gallery’s activities to visitors to the gallery. The deadline to apply is 14 July. For full details on the new role, please click here.
This Thursday 4 July, the gallery is open late until 9pm, as part of First Thursdays, when galleries across east London stay open until 9pm on the First Thursday of the month. See work by Chisenhale Alumni as part of First Thursdays, including Wolfgang Tillmans at Maureen Paley and Donald Rodney at Cell Project Space.
Join us this Saturday 6 July, when The Soundhoppers lead a workshop for children aged 5 – 11 years and their parents or carers in response to Ima-Abasi Okon’s exhibition. To find out more and to reserve a place, please visit our Eventbrite page here.
Chisenhale alumni and forthcoming programme participants with recently opened and forthcoming exhibitions include: Rosalind Nashashibi’s solo exhibition DEEP REDDER at Secession, Vienna, which opened last week and continues until 1 September 2019; Banu Cennetoğlu opens a solo exhibition on 6 July at K21, Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf; and forthcoming programme participant Imran Perretta is included in the group exhibition All His Ghosts Must Do My Bidding opening on 7 July at Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn.