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Stephen Lawrence Gallery

With its “shop-front” location, this self-contained, dedicated exhibition space takes its place in the thriving Greenwich arts scene and is a window on the creative life of the University’s new academic building in Stockwell Street, which houses subject specialisms in architecture, digital arts and design. For more information about this gallery, its history and objectives, please see the about page.

Emotion in Abstract Animation: designing a new form of visual music

  • 16th - 18th April
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery

Emotion in Abstract Animation: designing a new form of visual music by Julie Watkins will feature Singing Light-1 and Singing Light-2. Julie Watkins is a PhD Candidate and Senior Lecturer in Film and Television at the University of Greenwich Singing Light-1 will be installed in the Television Studio. In a dark spacious room, a projector throws strong […]

Project Space

Like a “town square” the Project Space provides a location for a calendar of events at the bustling centre of the new academic building. The Project Space also hosts displays in association with conferences and talks in the adjoining lecture theatres and occasionally allows room for the larger exhibitions in the Stephen Lawrence Gallery to expand.

For Walls with Tongues

  • 10th – 30th May 2019
  • Project Space
Picture of a wall and bench decorated with street murals

For Walls with Tongues is compiled and curated by Greenwich Mural Workshop, a seminal arts organisation based in Greenwich. This exhibition of street murals from 1966 to 1985 reveals the influence of muralists on the expansion of art in public spaces since the 60s and presents their lives and experiences through oral history. It celebrates […]

Heritage Gallery

Located in the historic setting of the Old Royal Naval College, the Heritage Gallery lends itself to longer-term exhibitions dealing with the University’s history and values. Recently renovated, this gallery offers a resource to our students and staff as well as a point of communication between the university and the many visitors to our World Heritage Site.

About The Heads

  • 17th April - 24th May 2019
  • Heritage Gallery

Please note: The Heritage Gallery closes over the Easter Weekend, from Friday 19 to Monday 22 April inclusive and is closed for the Monday 6 May Bank Holiday. The Heritage Gallery is otherwise open Monday – Saturday 10-5. In the Undercroft to Queen Anne’s Court at the Old Royal Naval College lies a collection of stone […]