Art as Problematic Waste – PUBLIC LECTURE [CANCELLED]

  • 10th March 2020
  • 6 - 8 pm
  • Project Space
Art as Problematic Waste Logo

This talk will discuss some of the underexamined questions raised by the video triptych Art as Problematic Waste on the material and cultural management of art in an era of overproduction. It will also look at the factors involved in producing documentary work in the form of multichannel audio-visual installation.

Inspirational Muslim Women Launch Event

  • Friday 6th March
  • 3:30 - 6:00 pm
  • Heritage Gallery

The opening event will introduce the exhibition and some of the inspirational Muslim women nominated by students and staff of the university. There will be an informal discussion about the contributions of and challenges faced by Muslim women, and the conversation will continue with refreshments.  The women featured in the exhibition are: Sharifa Yukubu; Rania Hafez, Poppy Jaman; Nudzejma […]

PUBLIC LECTURE – Misshapes: The Making of Tatty Devine

  • 28th February 2020
  • 5:30 - 9:00 pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery
Tatty Devine Founders Photographed among their artworks

Join Tatty Devine‘s Co-founders Harriet Vine and Rosie Wolfenden for a unique insight into the creation of Misshapes: The Making of Tatty Devine exhibition and an in-depth look at the development of their aesthetic, techniques and creativity over the last twenty years.  With an inclusive ‘We did it, you can too’ ethos, Rosie and Harriet will […]


  • 15th Feb 2020
  • 11:00am - 4:00pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Project Space
Elements du Dessin Marie-Joseph-Bernard Gaillard, 1844. Image courtesy of L’institut supérieur des arts de Toulouse, Archive

The Phase IV symposium brings together creatives, academics and researchers to discuss the relationship between arts and architecture, as well as the process of co-curating the Phase IV exhibition.


  • 14th Feb 2020
  • 5:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Project Space
Two Images depicting Jaime Gili at work and in a studio setting (cut diagonally)

On Friday 14 February we are hosting a Private View and launch of the Phase IV Exhibition Catalogue, followed by a Public Lecture by Jaime Gili.

Solstice Shorts Festival: Time and Tide

  • 21st Dec 2019
  • 16:30pm - 21:30pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery
Solstice Short Festival Logo

Hosted at the Stephen Lawrence Gallery from Nautical Twilight to High Tide on the 21st December, Time and Tide is the Greenwich segment of Solstice Shorts: a festival of live stories, poems and songs about living and making new lives over and beside the water.

SOUND/IMAGE ’19 Conference: Exploring Sonic and Audio-Visual Practice

  • Sat, 9 Nov 2019 – Sun, 10 Nov 2019
  • 9:30 - 18:00
  • Project Space

This colloquium hosted by the School of Design of the University of Greenwich explores the relationship between sounds and images, and the images which sounds can construct by themselves. Through a series of complementary strands – talks, screenings and loudspeaker orchestra concerts – we bring together artists and experts to investigate sound and sound-image phenomena. […]

Understanding the Unspoken Cost of Work in Victorian/Austerity Britain

  • 25 July 2019
  • 3:00 - 5:00pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery

Join the artists Catherine Hoffman, Emmanuelle Loiselle, Sarm Miccichè and ‘Home is not My Home’ by Dr Joyce Jiang, Tassia Kobylinska & The Voice of Domestic Workers, of the exhibition Keep the Door of My Lips, as they discuss the impact of ‘work’ on their own artistic practice and individual identity. Chaired by Keep the Door of My Lips curators Professor Andrew King and Connie Gallagher […]

Not Bound By Something Solid — Mary Maclean’s Photographic Works

  • 21st Jan 2019
  • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery
Display of four visual works by Mary Maclean leaning against a wall. Titled "Extremely" by Mary Maclean

not bound by something solid A lecture by Helen Robertson on architecture and the photographic work of Mary Maclean. In Mary Maclean’s photographic work, it is as if viewfinder and architectural frame conjoin in a choreographic process that undoes the stability of body and built environment.  This potential to think architecture as relational rather than […]

Sound/Image (2018) Colloquium

  • 10th - 11th Nov 2018
  • 10 am - 6pm daily
  • Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Project Space

The University of Greenwich are delighted to be holding this event once again this year. The Sound/Image colloquium explores the relationships between sounds and images, and the images which sounds can construct by themselves. Through a series of complementary strands – talks, screenings, loudspeaker orchestra concerts – Sound/Image will bring together artists and experts to investigate sound and […]