Thank you to everyone who has visited Ghislaine Leung’s exhibition, CONSTITUTION, so far. The exhibition continues until 24 March, Wednesday-Sunday, 12-6pm. To find out more information, please click here.
Please join us for a screening of Jeff Preiss’ film STOP at the Institute of Contemporary Art, London on Wednesday 6 March, 6.45pm. STOP is a feature-length chronicle distilled from 2,500 100-ft camera rolls of 16mm film shot between 1995 and 2011.The film has been selected by Ghislaine, who will be joined in conversation with Jeff Preiss following the screening. Please note that this event takes place offsite at the ICA. For full details and how to book, please visit the ICA website: www.ica.art.
Please also join us for an introduction to Ghislaine’s new commission by Amrita Dhallu, Curatorial Assistant: Commissions on Thursday 7 March, 7pm. Programmed in association with First Thursdays when galleries across east London stay open until 9pm on the first Thursday of each month. This event is free to attend but booking is recommended. To reserve a place please visit our Eventbrite page here.
Forthcoming events include an early morning viewing of Ghislaine’s exhibition with an introduction to the work by Layla Gatens, Curatorial Assistant: Engagement on Friday 15 March, 9-10.30am; and Ghislaine joined in conversation with Fatima Hellberg on Wednesday 20 March, 7pm. For more information and how to book, click here.
This is the final week to apply for New Creatives, a newly launched series of commissioning opportunities for emerging artists aged 16-30 years who work with audio or moving image. Chisenhale Gallery is working in partnership with The Institute of Contemporary Arts, BBC Arts and Arts Council England and is one of seven production partners including ICA, Kingston School of Art, NTS, SPACE, Dazed Media and Werkflow. Between 2019 - 2021 Chisenhale Gallery will work with four artists to commission new work. The deadline to submit proposals for the first open call is 11:59pm, Sunday 10 March 2019.For more information, including how to apply, visit the online application portal here.
Congratulations to Chisenhale alumni Hannah Black, Lawrence Abu Hamdan and Lubaina Himid who will be included in Sharjah Biennial 14: Leaving the Echo Chamber, which opens Thursday 7 March and continues until 10 June.