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Art & design Talks & workshops Tours & public spaces

How We Live Now

A multi-layered project comprising an installation, publication and events programme exploring a series of important questions about our public spaces and designed environments.

Isamu Noguchi in his studio
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Art & design

Noguchi

An exhibition celebrating Japanese American sculptor Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988), one of the most experimental and pioneering artists of the 20th century.

An image of a painting by Alvaro Barrington
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Art & design Talks & workshops

Understanding Contemporary Art: Painting Today

A six-week in-person course offering an introduction to contemporary painting, placing recent developments in historical context and offering in-depth insight into the state of painting today.

A sepia photograph of a group of six members of Matrix
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Art & design Talks & workshops

Women in Architecture: Six-week evening course

Discover the critical role women have played in the development of modern architecture in this six-week in-person evening course.

An image of the history of videogames
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Art & design Talks & workshops

From Pong to PlayStation Online Course

Cancelled

Explore the history of video games and learn how this global entertainment medium began its life almost by accident in a university computer lab in this six-week online evening course.

An image of the Shilpa Gupta: Sun at Night exhibition
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Art & design

Shilpa Gupta: Sun at Night

Free

The first major London exhibition by Mumbai-based artist Shilpa Gupta highlights the fragility of one’s right to expression whilst raising urgent questions of censorship, confinement and resistance. 

A collage image of Jon Norton
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Art & design Talks & workshops

Queer Orientations: Navigating London through Joe Orton’s Ar

A creative workshop exploring how archives shape our understanding and experiences of the city using materials from the Joe Orton and Kenneth Halliwell collection at the Islington Local History Centre

An image of Noguchi in his studio
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Art & design Tours & public spaces

Audio Described Touch Tour of Noguchi

A tour of Noguchi suitable for blind and partially sighted visitors, led by Lisa Squirrel who will describe key works on display, including the opportunity to touch a selection of sculptures.

An image of the akari
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Art & design Tours & public spaces

Architecture and Design Tour

Exhibition designer Lucy Styles leads a tour exploring how Noguchi’s own designs, particularly the Akari lights and his architectural landscapes, informed the design of the exhibition.

An image of Isamu Noguchi working in his studio
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Art & design Tours & public spaces

BSL Tour of Noguchi

A British Sign Language tour of the Noguchi exhibition led by John Wilson, exclusively for Deaf and hard of hearing visitors, highlighting key artworks, using BSL.