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25-26 March 2023   //   Lake Gallery  //  Dilston Gallery

Two Fold
RCA MA Print

Preview:  Closing event: Sunday 26 March // 2–5pm Exhibition Open:  Saturday // Sunday // 11am–5pm

The exhibiting artists in Lake Gallery are in the second year of their two-year MA program in Print at the Royal College of Art. Their work reflects the diversity of people and approaches which the course embraces. Print is seen as an

A performer wearing a painted costume.
16 APRIL – 2 JULY 2023   //   Lake Gallery  //  Dilston Gallery

Florence Peake

Preview:  Saturday 15 April // 12-5pm, 'FACTUAL ACTUAL' durational performance at Dilston Gallery 12-4pm, drinks reception 3-5pm Exhibition Open:  Lake Gallery: Wednesday - Sunday, 11am–5pm // Dilston Gallery: Saturday - Sunday, 11am–5pm

Southwark Park Galleries’ 2023 exhibition programme will launch this spring with a new immersive and performative installation by internationally renowned choreographer and visual artist Florence Peake. Enveloping both our galleries, Peake’s major solo commission will present a body of monumental paintings using

A performance of two women atop two large metal podiums, which move on tracks that run down the side perimeter of Southwark Park Galleries, Dilston Gallery (a deconsecrated church). The performers are wearing modroc chest pieces with black painted hands and grey faces lipsynching to a soundtrack, gesturing singing and howling motions.

We’re Recruiting // Front of House

Southwark Park Galleries is an interdisciplinary arts organisation set across two distinctive venues – including a Grade II Listed deconsecrated church and purpose built art gallery – and a community garden in the heart of Southwark Park, southeast London. Through our locally

Spring & Summer 2023 Programme Announcement

We are pleased to announce our 2023 spring and summer programme with new solo exhibitions by two of the UK’s most exciting interdisciplinary artists working at the border between visual art and performance, Florence Peake and Tim Spooner. Florence Peake 16 April – 2 July

October 2022 - October 2023 // Outdoors Lake and Dilston Galleries & The Bower   //   Public Art

Artist Flags // She is still alive!
Rosa-Johan Uddoh

Preview:  Sunday 23 October 2022 at 3pm

Artist Rosa-Johan Uddoh has been co-commissioned by Southwark Park Galleries and The Bower to create two new artworks for our public flagpoles in Southwark Park and Brunswick Park. Launched during Black History Month and exhibited for a full year, the work will

July – October 2023   //   Lake Gallery  //  Dilston Gallery

Tim Spooner

In summer, Southwark Park Galleries will present an extensive installation by multidisciplinary artist Tim Spooner for his largest UK solo exhibition in a visual arts organisation. Spooner has been creating immersive sculptural interventions and performances since 2010, which have been predominantly experienced

PT1: 28–29 January // PT2: 4–5 February 2023   //   Lake Gallery  //  Dilston Gallery

Camberwell College of Arts Third Year BA Fine Art: Painting

Exhibition Open:  Saturday // Sunday // 11am–4pm

Alter/Altar presents works by the graduating students of Camberwell College BA Painting degree at Southwark Park Galleries in January and February of 2023. Over one hundred emerging artists will participate in this two-week exhibition, which takes place simultaneously at the Lake Gallery

Chapter 1: 14–15 January // Chapter 2: 21–22 January 2023   //   Lake Gallery  //  Dilston Gallery

Camberwell College of Arts Third Year BA Fine Art: Drawing | Photography | Sculpture

Exhibition Open:  Saturday // Sunday // 11am–4pm

The PIT is a little hard, a little bitter, a little sweet. It is a hole where you can find things. You can spit it out, or you can eat it whole. It can be deep or shallow. Empty and full. Presenting

13 November - 3 December 2022   //   Lake Gallery

Annual Open Exhibition 2022

Preview:  Sat 12 Nov // 1 - 4pm | Closing Event // Sat 3 Dec, 1 - 4pm (Best in Show Announcement) Exhibition Open:  Wednesday - Sunday, 11am - 4pm

Now in its 38th year, we are delighted to announce 2022’s Annual Open at Southwark Park Galleries taking place both online and in our Lake Gallery. Each year a ‘Best in Show’ prize is awarded, generously donated by Breckman & Company. We are

1 December–4 December 2022   //   Dilston Gallery

Noise Bodies
LCC MA Sound Arts Postgraduate Show 2022

Exhibition Open:  Friday // Saturday // Sunday, 11am–4pm

Sarah Birchall | Toby Boston | Wenyu Du | Jiajing He | Xiuling He | Timotej Kuhar Cernej | Maria Marshall | Xin Ni | Mike Olliston | Xinyu Pan | Finbar Prior | Beth Robertson | Elliot Somerfield | Minne Sun

Wreath-Making Workshop with L’Appartement

Saturday 26 November 2022 // 11am - 1pm // £30 per person, with limited places available

Join us at our Dilston Gallery with L’Appartement plant studio to create your own personalised wreath to take home for the festive season. L’Appartement will teach you about the history of wreaths, then step by step you will learn how to create

Florence Peake: Reckonings and Imaginings // Free Workshops

Tuesday 22, Thursday 24, Friday 25 November 2022 // 11am - 12.30pm // DILSTON GALLERY // Florence Peake

Be part of a collective new body of work by leading artist Florence Peake. Book via Eventbrite Southwark Park Galleries is commissioning Florence Peake to create a new body of interdisciplinary performance, live sound and visual art works. This work will re-interpret

18 September - 6 November 2022   //   Lake Gallery

Second Nature
Miko Veldkamp

Preview:  Saturday 17 September // 3-6pm Exhibition Open:  Wednesday - Sunday // 11am–4pm

‘Second Nature’ is the first UK institutional solo show of Suriname born Dutch-Indonesian painter Miko Veldkamp. Continuing his exploration on race, privilege and cross-cultural identity, Veldkamp has created a new body of large scale paintings where literal and symbolic references to disperse

Goldsmiths Exhibitions Hub Alumni Commission Award 2023

The Exhibitions Hub is pleased to launch its second Alumni Commission Award, in partnership with the Women’s Art Library (WAL) and Southwark Park Galleries. The commission invites Goldsmiths Department of Art Alumni to develop a new work in response to or inspired

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