Exhibitions & Open Studios

Our Green Acre in White City photography exhibition

This exciting exhibition features documentary photographer Lydia Shellien Walker's portraits of volunteers at Phoenix Farm, a hidden gem of the White City Estate. Part of Open Garden Squares.
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Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June, 10am - 4pm
Phoenix Farm
£4
Wheelchair Accessible

Make a Recycled Paper and Card Hammersmith free workshop and mini exhibition

Bring some of that paper and card that is due for your recycling bin, come along with the kids and help make a mini version of Hammersmith!
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Saturday 1 June, 1pm - 4pm
Old Laundry Yard
Free

Hammersmith United Charities - Artists in Residence

This year Hammersmith United Charities partners up with Pekoe Mellow Tea House in beautiful Brackenbury Village for an art exhibition! Join them for a cup of tea and enjoy the colourful world of local artists.
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Open throughout the festival, 9am - 5pm
Pekoe Mellow Tea House
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

Masbro Elders Art Group Exhibition

A multimedia exhibition of work by the Masbro Elders Art Group.
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Open throughout the festival, 1 - 9 June, 9am - 6pm
The Masbro Centre
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

Color Motet - In No Other Is My Hope

Austin Forum is delighted to exhibit Color Motet, inspired by the musical composition - or motet - Spem in Alium (“In No Other Is My Hope”). The video installation is a work by Mark Dean, artist and Anglican priest. Projected onto Julian Stair’s monumental altar at St Augustine’s Catholic Church in Hammersmith, the work continues the artist’s exploration in recent years of the liturgical potential of his work.
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Saturday 1 June - Sunday 9 June. Opening times: Monday - Friday: 9am to 11.45pm / 2pm to 7pm, Saturday: 10.30am to 11.45pm / 2pm to 5.30pm, Sunday: 2pm to 6pm
St Augustine's Church
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

Elephant x BBC Creative: Portraits

Check out this fantastic free photography exhibition, courtesy of Elephant and BBC Creative.
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Saturday 1 June - Sunday 9 June, 12pm-6pm (not open Monday 3 June)
Elephant West
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

Festival Opening Fun at Old Laundry Yard with Open Cell & Friends

Come and join us for a fun filled afternoon at the Old Laundry Yard, hosted by HF ArtsFest, Open Cell & Friends. Find out more about the festival and what’s on offer for the next 9 days. Families welcome!
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Saturday 1 June, 1pm-5pm
Old Laundry Yard
Free, booking optional

HF ArtsFest X Huddle exhibition

Come and view local artists' work at Hammersmith's newest co-working brand Huddle! Open throughout the Festival.
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Saturday 1 and 8 June & Sunday 2 and 9 June: 12 - 4pm; Mon - Fri 12 - 3pm
Huddle
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

The Fire Side

Mysterious, talking objects have been appearing all week long, claiming to have travelled from another dimension called The Fire Side...
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Saturday 1 - Saturday 8 June, special event Saturday 8 June 2pm
Old Laundry Yard in Shepherds Bush Market
Free

You and I exhibition by Katya Kan

An exhibition of drawings based on the collaborative virtual relationship between artists Katya Kan and Ed Fornieles.
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Saturday 1 June - Saturday 8 June
Hammersmith Library
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

The Periodic Table Banner Project

Happy 150th Birthday, Periodic Table! Emma Davis of Riverside Artists Group and local families celebrate the Periodic Table on street banners outside White City station. Unmissable!
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Throughout the festival
White City underground station
Free
Wheelchair Accessible

Live Window Painting by local artist Hanna Whiteman

Come and watch local artist Hanna Whiteman paint a beautiful floral artwork on the front window of Bears Ice Cream Company!
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Sunday 2 June, 12pm-3pm
Bears Ice Cream Company
Free

Crafting a culture to save our planet - workshop and art show

Art Exhibition on sustainable art and fashion & Workshop: Help the earth through craftsmenship and art: Bring old magazines, fallen bits of nature or old item of clothing to workshop with artists who are up-cycling and innovating products that work in harmony with nature! Witness a live art pieces and demonstrations from sustainable fashion industry professionals throughout the week.
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Saturday 1st June: 1 - 5pm, Sunday 2nd June: 11 - 5pm - drop in
Terra Hale, Shepherd's Bush Market & Old Laundry Yard
FREE

Bring a Record / Reggae Heritage Exhibition

BassCultureUK are bringing parts of their amazing exhibition about Jamaican music in London and UK to West London's most legendary record shop Peckings. Drop in to see pictures, posters and flyers on display AND come and share your own connection!
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Tuesday 4 June - Saturday 8 June, 3pm - 7pm
Peckings Studio One
Free

Riverside Artists Group exhibition: Dividing Line

Riverside Artists Group presents an intriguing exhibition with a diversity of approaches. Expect a voyage of discussion and discovery.
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Exhibition: Thursday to Sunday, 6 to 16 June, 1pm-6pm. Artists Talk: Saturday 8 June, 4pm-6pm
Central Space Gallery
Free

The Emporium of Marvellous Things

The emporium will be an immersive experience of the market itself, remixed into a fantastical world of stories and insights. A way to experience the market through the cornucopia of unique items it offers, the joy in the clashing together of disparate cultures and stories of the past and the present.
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Friday 7 June 10am - 6pm, Saturday 8 June 10am - 6pm
Old Laundry Yard
FREE

Buzz from the Bush and Frestonia Art Exhibition

From 7-8 June, 2019, Buzz from the Bush and the Frestonian Gallery will come together in an exciting collaboration of prints venerating Frestonia and its surrounding artistic history. Come and see come see photography, prints and poetry inspired by the Shepherd's Bush squatters who in 1977 declared themselves an independent state - right where it happened!
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Friday 7 June - Launch Party at 7pm, and Saturday 8 June, 12pm - 6pm
Frestonian Gallery
Free

MARGINAL - photography exhibition

History unfolds with stories being told, some of these remain at the margins. MARGINAL is a photography exhibition that draws attention and brings people to focus on the stories of social, political and human relevance happening in parallel, alongside and/or hidden from mainstream narratives. Curated by Cinzia D'Ambrosi, photojournalist.
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Friday 7 June: Exhibition Opening 6pm - 9pm, Saturday 8 June: 10am - 6pm, Sunday 9 June: 10am - 4pm
Re:Centre
Free, ticket required
Wheelchair Accessible

River to River, Coast to Coast

Guest speakers and artists discuss and display works that focus on issues affecting our waterways and the environment, and particularly inspired by the Devonshire coast, the Strait of Malacca and the River Thames. Organised by Story of Books and Re:Centre.
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Saturday 8 June, 10.30am - 12.30pm
Re:Centre
£3
Wheelchair Accessible

Artists' Open Studios

Painters, sculptors, photographers and ceramicists working in an old vicarage in Shepherd's Bush open their studios to the general public.
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Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June, 12pm - 5pm
Hetley Road Studios
Free

Midnight at Moonstone: Paper Doll Making and Show & Tell

Illustration is brought to life through this interactive family-friendly drop-in event!
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Saturday 8 June, 11am - 1pm or 2pm - 4pm
Macbeth Centre
Wheelchair Accessible