events + projects
01 Oct events
17–18 Aug 2013
7:00 PM–9:00 PM Artist Jon Rafman will be joined by curator Harry Burke and art historian Victoria Camblin for a conversation on the shifting role of narrative in the current post-social media, post-internet, cross-embedded universe.
27–28 Jul 2013
7:00 PM–9:00 PM In this Tuesday Talk, two gurus of the digital age, Ben Hammersley and Aleks Krotoski will dissect the manner in which the Internet has altered the way we live our lives and offer us an essential guide to the things we need to know for life in the 21st century.
2:00 PM–6:00 PM The Canals Project (Street Art for the Waterways) presents a full-day of discussion and interaction exploring Hackney borough’s rich graffiti and street art heritage and some of the wider issues regarding the global street art phenomenon.
7:00 PM–9:00 PM Join Michaela Crimmin, curator, writer and tutor at the Royal College of Art, London for a presentation and discussion on the role of art and ecology.
7:00 PM–9:00 PM The New Aesthetic is an ongoing research project and blog by internationally-recognised artist and writer James Bridle, investigating the intersections of culture and technology, history and memory, and the physical and the digital.
7:00 PM–9:00 PM /// FULLY BOOKED/// LSE's Dr Foad Dizadji-Bahmani explains the Many World's interpretation of quantum mechanics where all possible alternative histories and future are real, each representing an actual world.
03 Jul exhibitions
12 Jul events
17–21 Jul 2012
14 Jun events
29 Jun–08 Jul 2012
7:00 PM–9:00 PM This Silicon Hackney is part of Digital Shoreditch, so to make it even more special than usual we're holding it at The White Building, our brand new art, technology and sustainability focused creative venue in Hackney Wick, by the Olympic Park.
6:30 PM–8:00 PM As part of their new series of collaborations “Utility Models”, art collective KERNEL present a talk by economist and philosopher Georgios Papadopoulos on his 2011 book “Notes Towards a Critique of Money”.
Artists Jessie Brennan, Chris Dorley-Brown and Daniel Lehan's works explore personal testimonies and histories of a place at the London’s edge where the Romans settled, the invading Danes raided the Anglo Saxon kingdom, and which fostered inventions in chemicals, dyes and petrol, Bakelite, dry cleaning and many more.
26 Nov events
13–14 Oct 2011
15 Mar–13 Dec 2011
26–27 Jun 2014
The Creative Space is a programme set up by SPACE in one of our twelve artist studios at Arlington, the homeless people’s hostel in Camden. It provides a dedicated studio space for the residents to use and offers a varied programme of creative workshops.
03 May–04 Apr 2014
To celebrate the 5th anniversary of Rhizome’s seminal Seven on Seven art and technology collaboration platform, The White Building will be hosting a weekend of events and exhibitions around the theme of collaborative art and technology practices