What's on

Fri 19 May 2017 - Sat 15 July 2017
Arts Catalyst presents two exhibitions and a season of events reflecting on disaster, displacement... more
Wed 28 June 2017
A workshop to facilitate conversations around artistic and cultural practices that explore and work... more
Sat 1 July 2017
On Saturday 1 July we invite members of the King’s Cross and wider city neighbourhood to come... more
Wed 5 July 2017
Curators Jason Waite and Kaori Homma discuss their work in relation to Arts Catalyst’s presentation... more
Fri 19 May 2017 - Sat 15 July 2017
The curatorial collective Don’t Follow the Wind (Chim↑Pom, Kenji Kubota, Eva and Franco Mattes,... more
Fukushima exclusion zone, Project Fukushima! Film Still by Hikaru Fujii (2011)
Fri 19 May 2017 - Sat 15 July 2017
Project Fukushima! was instigated by musicians Yoshihide Otomo and Michiro Endo, as well as the... more
Sat 15 July 2017
On July 15 we invite you to celebrate the closing of our current season Real Lives Half Lives:... more
Sat 8 July 2017
Test Sites is a three-year programme by Arts Catalyst investigating elements of environmental... more
Thu 13 July 2017
Following on from the Fukushima Artists’ Films event, held as part of the season Real Lives Half... more
Fri 26 May 2017 - Mon 30 September 2019
Test Sites is Arts Catalyst’s series of inquiries into matters of concern connected with... more



Graveyard of Lost Species, YoHa and Critical Art Ensemble, 2015, photograph Simon Fowler
Tue 7 July 2015 - Mon 23 July 2018
An ambitious collaborative project and public monument by artists YoHa and Critical Art Ensemble in... more

projects From the archive

Fri 24 March 2017 - Sat 22 April 2017
In a month-long exhibition and inquiry, Arts Catalyst looks at artists’ practices that explore the... more
Mirror Dome Room at the Pepsi Pavilion, at Expo ’70, Osaka Japan, Photo Shunk-Kender
Thu 22 September 2016 - Sat 31 December 2016
Arts Catalyst presents 9 Evenings: Theatre and Engineering Revisited 1966/2016, including a night... more
Thu 30 July 2015 - Sun 30 August 2015
A new commission by Ariel Guzik for Edinburgh Art Festival 2015. ‘Holoturian’ is an underwater... more
Sat 17 June 2017
Using the playful composition of the surrealist game of “Consequences”, Kerri Meehan and Alex... more
Fri 24 March 2017
Are discord and disagreement necessarily divisive forces or can they be positive or formative –... more

Recent Projects & Events

Wed 21 June 2017
Kodwo Eshun of The Otolith Collective presents an evening of screenings of artists’ responses... more
Anti nuclear power protests in Kouenji, Matthias Lambrecht 2011
Wed 31 May 2017
Political and social critic, scholar and activist, Sabu Kohso, will give a lecture and then be in... more
Performance by Martin O'Brien, Taste of Flesh / Bite Me I'm Yours, 2015
Sat 13 May 2017 - Sun 25 June 2017
Trust Me, I’m an Artist is a group exhibition of nine artists’ works that examine ethical... more
Wed 19 April 2017
Media history is millions, even billions, of years old, argues media theorist Jussi Parikka. To... more
Wed 5 April 2017
In this workshop, we will explore different ways in which artistic and cultural practices... more
Sat 1 April 2017
Artist Melanie Jackson and writer Angus Cameron discuss the demons that have populated the shafts... more
Wed 31 May 2017
Sabu Kohso, political and social critic, scholar and activist, and Arts Catalyst’s artistic... more