The Showroom

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

Upcoming exhibition

Laura Oldfield Ford: Alpha/Isis/Eden

1 February – 18 March 2017
Preview: Tuesday 31 January, 6.30–8.30pm


In very warm memory of artist and theorist Mark Fisher (1968–2017), who we worked with on On Vanishing Land, produced in collaboration with Justin Barton and co-commissioned by The Otolith Collective, 2013


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


Holding Space Open Call to Artists – deadline 19 January 2017


New film about The Showroom – watch now


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


Watch films from Cinenova's archive

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

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

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

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

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

  6. 01_take_over_the_showroom
    Event Take Over | Fourth Feathers TV: Gallery as a neighbourhood model

  7. _dsc8979
    Publication Wendelien van Oldenborg: Amateur

  8. Sleepwalkers_still
    Exhibition Rana Hamadeh: The Sleepwalkers

  9. Now_showing
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  10. Smiters
    Event Abounaddara: Artisans of Cinema

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

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

  13. Now_showing
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  14. Animal_reading_group
    Event The Political Animal Reading Group

  15. They_call_us_maids_-_still_1_300dpi
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  16. 9961f72f-ed18-4a00-8843-e664356e70c5
    Event Clark House Initiative | Working Practices: An Audit of Constituent Voices

  17. Marinella_pierelli_sole_in_mano_2_
    Event Now You Can Go

  18. Fan_riot_a_performance_album
    Event Visual Cultures TEN

  19. _mg_0690
    Event sorryyoufeeluncomfortable residency: From Africa to Future

  20. Chimurenga_showroom_dan_weill_photography-18
    Exhibition The Chimurenga Library

  21. Chimurenga_showroom_dan_weill_photography-53
    Event sorryyoufeelcomfortable: From Africa to Future Study Day

  22. D2936bae-c85a-4444-b4ad-a972be780086
    Event Book Launch of Emma Smith's Practice of Place

  23. Heimo_zobernig
    Event The Artist Talks: Heimo Zobernig in conversation with Mark Godfrey

  24. 84f49c47-ca5b-4bb2-9389-b78f7618a886
    Event Cinenova: Now Showing

  25. 8db0834a-fb2a-432f-b560-14a5bc78b5f2
    Event A celebration of Pauline Boudry/Renate Lorenz' Aftershow

  26. 02031
    Event Open discussion with Hengameh Golestan, Azadeh Fatehrad, The Showroom and Justice for Domestic Workers

  27. Hg1
    Exhibition Hengameh Golestan: Witness 1979

  28. 02032
    Event Reading Group with Azadeh Fatehrad and Louise Shelley

  29. 02030
    Event Symposium: When does a Revolution Start? Part II

  30. Hiddenfaces
    Event Screening: Hidden Faces by Kim Longinotto

  31. 02030
    Event Symposium: When does a Revolution Start? Part I

  32. 01894
    Event People Make Videos: A week of meetings, video making and screenings

  33. Gw_exhibition_2015_1
    Exhibition Grant Watson: How We Behave

  34. Image_two
    Event Presentation by Grant Watson

  35. Rwusgcards-1
    Event Poethical Readings: Intuiting the Political with Denise Ferreira da Silva and Valentina Desideri

  36. 02011
    Event Schooling & Culture