The Showroom

The Showroom is a contemporary art space focused on collaborative approaches to cultural production within its locality
and beyond.

Upcoming Exhibition

Uriel Orlow: Mafavuke’s Trial and Other Plant Stories

28 September – 19 November 2016
Preview: Tuesday 27 September, 6.30–9.30pm


The Showroom, 63 Penfold Street, London, NW8 8PQ
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7724 4300
Underground: Edgware Road


New limited edition print by Uriel Orlow – special introductory price


New film about The Showroom – watch now


On Saturday 1 October Uriel Orlow and Cooking Sections lead a guided walk from The Showroom to The Empire Remains Shop on Baker St


Join us on Monday 10 October for the joint launch of Biennials, Triennials, and documenta, by Anthony Gardner and Charles Green, and Cultural Anthropophagy, co-edited by Lisette Lagnado and Pablo Lafuente


Communal Knowledge: find out more about collaborations in our local area...


Watch films from Cinenova's archive

  1. Swafbs_promo_still
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  2. Uriel_orlow_-_mandela's_gold-02
    Limited Edition Uriel Orlow: Mandela’s Gold

  3. Screen_shot_2016-06-09_at_15.17.12
    Exhibition Communal Knowledge at Work

  4. Img_0227
    Event Denise Ferreira da Silva and Valentina Desideri: Sensing Salon

  5. Showroom_-_uriel_tincture-ointment_workshop_dan_weill_photography-154
    Event Putting the Medicinal Garden to Use

  6. Cc
    Event Book launch: The Curatorial Conundrum with Paul O'Neill, Lucy Steeds and Gerrie van Noord

  7. Showroom-medicinal_garden-uriel_dan_weill_photography-58
    Event Medicinal garden launch and tour with Uriel Orlow and Michael Heinrich

  8. Wwy_flyer_front_small
    Event People Make Videos Open Workshop

  9. T.j.demos
    Event Decolonizing Nature: T.J. Demos in conversation with Kodwo Eshun and Ros Gray

  10. Screen-shot-2015-10-12-at-13.30.31
    Event Larry Achiampong and David Blandy: Finding Fanon, in-conversation with Rizvana Bradley

  11. Kk1_7647
    Exhibition Koki Tanaka: Provisional Studies: Action #5 Conceiving the Past, Perceiving the Present

  12. Koki_tanaka-12
    Event Koki Tanaka: Precarious Tasks #15: Exchange of Our Clothes and Books as Exchanging Our Body and Thoughts (Reconfiguration)

  13. Chto_delat
    Event WHW: Really Useful Knowledge?

  14. Hyenas_1992_film_still_directed_by_djibril_diop_mambe%cc%81ty
    Event Continental Afrofutures Lecture Two: The Final Scene of Hyenas: A Fable of Fatal Incorporation

  15. Church_street_market_end_of_day_contrast_fix
    Event Koki Tanaka: Night Market Revisited from 19th Century to Take a Stand

  16. C6586438-19d1-4aca-868b-9919ecd85773
    Event Artaud On the Beach with Sylvère Lotringer

  17. Loveyoucanafford
    Event love (without capital): Imagining Relations after UBI

  18. Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  19. Friends_woci_image
    Event Celebrating The Women of Colour Index in conversation with Rita Keegan

  20. Kk1_7867
    Event Koki Tanaka: Eating the History, Reflecting the Present (Whose Victory?)

  21. The_political_animal_11
    Event The Political Animal Reading Group

  22. End_of_oil
    Event freethought on Infrastructure

  23. Kk1_7827
    Event Koki Tanaka: Reading Aloud People's Names in the Community

  24. Palmer_tyre_company
    Event Koki Tanaka: Local History Research Tour Towards The Green Man Pub

  25. Gif1
    Event Manual Labours: Thunderous grumbling under cover of darkness | Performance workshop

  26. Ml_image2
    Exhibition Manual Labours: The Complaining Body with Sarah Browne, Hamish MacPherson and Ivor Southwood

  27. Ml_image2
    Event Manual Labours: Report to an Academy | Film screening and discussion

  28. 01_take_over_the_showroom
    Event Take Over | Fourth Feathers TV: Gallery as a neighbourhood model

  29. _dsc8979
    Publication Wendelien van Oldenborg: Amateur

  30. Sleepwalkers_still
    Exhibition Rana Hamadeh: The Sleepwalkers

  31. Now_showing
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  32. Smiters
    Event Abounaddara: Artisans of Cinema

  33. Dm-92-sq
    Event The Artist Talks: Daria Martin in conversation with Emily Pethick

  34. Kojo_laing_book_cover_3
    Event Continental Afrofutures Lecture One: Laingian Science Fiction

  35. Now_showing
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  36. Animal_reading_group
    Event The Political Animal Reading Group