art & exhibitions

From internationally acclaimed artists at Hayward Gallery, to pop-up installations, showcases and immersive experiences, an engaging and inspiring array of art and exhibitions can be found across Southbank Centre.

People throughout history, in times of great crisis, have turned to the arts to give them solace and to give them companionship
TRACEY EMIN, ARTIST, SPEAKING AT SOUTHBANK CENTRE

Hayward Gallery

A world-renowned contemporary art gallery and landmark of brutalist architecture, with an exhibition programme presenting a wide range of adventurous and influential artists.

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Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Horizontal - Vaakasuora, 2011, at Among the Trees, Hayward Gallery, 2020. © Crystal Eye, Helsinki, 2020. Courtesy of Hayward Gallery. Photo Mark Blower
Various times
1 Aug 2020 - 31 Oct 2020
Various times | 1 Aug 2020 - 31 Oct 2020
art & exhibitions
An exhibition of work by 37 international artists celebrates trees and forests
An exhibition of work by 37 international artists celebrates trees and forests
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Free

Free

Various times
30 Apr 2020 - 23 Aug 2020
Various times | 30 Apr 2020 - 23 Aug 2020
art & exhibitions
literature & poetry
Mark the centenary of the Scottish poet at an exhibition focused on his visual poetry and his life
Mark the centenary of the Scottish poet at an exhibition focused on his visual poetry and his life

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Find out about the artist behind our latest Hayward Gallery billboard
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Join Hayward Gallery Director, Ralph Rugoff, on a virtual tour of the exhibition
podcast
The painter unpacks some of the themes and influences behind his work with writer Patrick Langley

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