Time Out says
Posted: Thu Oct 4 2012
One of Shoreditch's more exciting recent additions, this new-build public space (designed by David Adjaye) champions culturally diverse visual arts and it cuts a striking modern figure, outshining its neighbours on the scruffy Rivington Place. Its two project spaces provide a platform for British and international work, including exhibitions, screenings, installations and site-specific commissions; the Stuart Hall Library houses an impressive collection of monographs, exhibition catalogues and international art periodicals. Rivington Place also has a ground-floor café.
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What's on at Rivington Place
In an attempt to shed light on the often overlooked importance of black people in Victorian Britain throughout the history of the Empire, here, over 200 recently discovered photographs are exhibited, many for the first time. Notably, on display are the...