Past events

Our new Do’s and Don’ts

19 June 2016

12:00pm – 4:00pm

Join us on the final day of the exhibition and project where we will collect together all the new rules created to make a Pump House Gallery rule book.  Pick out a Do and a Don't from the…

Gallery Tour

18 June 2016

1:00pm – 3:00pm

1pm & 3pmJoin Gallery Assistant Amy Smith for an informal tour of the exhibition The Grounds We Tread.  Drop in and chat with Amy about performing and public space as we explore the work…

What happens if we break the rules?

12 June 2016

12:00pm – 4:00pm

In this workshop, we'll do everything differently: create our own spellings, draw with our feet, sing instead of talk, walk in each others shoes and much more. Prepare to be confused.This workshop is part of the ongoing project…

WORKSHOP: Cara Tolmie: We Touch Talking The Hum workshop

11 June 2016

2:00pm – 5:00pm

For her installation We Touch Talking the Hum featured in The Grounds We Tread exhibition, Cara Tolmie extends her long-term project investigating the fundamental questions about what it means to sing live in front…

PERFORMANCE EVENT: Cara Tolmie: Incongruous Diva

10 June 2016

6:30pm – 8:30pm

For her installation We Touch Talking the Hum featured in The Grounds We Tread exhibition, Cara Tolmie extends her long-term project investigating the fundamental questions about what it means to sing live in front…

OutHouse: Citizen Squid in Carey Gardens

3 June 2016

4:30pm – 5:30pm

Central square of Carey Gardens (SW8 4HW).After an eight weeks of physical theatre and puppetry workshops, join us on Friday 3rd June for a re-imagined performance of CITIZEN SQUID created by local young people.  This will…

Who makes the rules?

29 May 2016

12:00pm – 4:00pm

Drop-in as we create a set of cards and rules to play with throughout the day.  With special rules which can be serious as well as silly, including creating your very own “wild card,” a…

EVENT: Exuberant Flesh: Bernice Donszelmann in-conversation with Ilona Sagar

28 May 2016

2:00pm – 4:00pm

‘Device culture has now made the human body evermore remote and co-dependent on technology. Pioneering advances in user-driven technologies threaten to shift our social interactions from one of collective interests to networks of individual desires. In recent times, new…

EVENT: Ilona Sagar: Performances

24 May 2016–29 May 2016

11:00am – 5:00pm

Ilona Sagar has a practice spanning performance, film and assemblage that responds to the social, historical and cultural contexts of occupied private and public space. For her new live performance and multimedia installation, Ilona Sagar draws upon references to the…

Bite Size Poets Workshops + Mic Night

15 May 2016

Safe Ground is a local charity that challenges individuals and groups to do relationships differently in order to create stronger, safer communities. This year we turn 21, and as part of our Birthday celebrations we are collaborating with the Pump House…

OutHouse: Citizen Squid at Heathbrook Park

14 May 2016

1:00pm – 4:00pm

At Heathbrook Park, SW8 3EHPart of Hidden Heathbrook programme, for Wandsworth Arts Fringe, CITIZEN SQUID will appear in Heathbrook Park on 14th May.   How did it get there - and what will we do with it? Citizen…

Gallery Tour

14 May 2016

1:00pm – 3:00pm

1pm & 3pmJoin Gallery Assistant Amy Smith for an informal tour of the exhibition The Grounds We Tread.  Drop in and chat with Amy about changing landscapes and public space as we explore the…

OutHouse: Looks and Moves: Wandsworth Arts Fringe (WAF) final display

14 May 2016

11:00am – 3:00pm

Family workshop and pop up performance at 2pm At Southside Shopping Centre, SW18 4TFAs part of Wandsworth Arts Fringe (6 -22 May), join us of on for the final workshop and performance alongside the display for Looks and Moves. …

Our do’s and don’ts

8 May 2016

12:00pm – 4:00pm

Part of Wandsworth Arts Fringe (WAF), join Rosalie Schweiker as we create cardboard clocks filled with illustrations of your family daily do's and don’ts..  Is there something you have to do at a certain time of…

EVENT: Lloyd Corporation: Meet and Greet

7 May 2016

2:00pm – 5:00pm

Join us at the gallery for the opportunity to meet artist collective Lloyd Corporation and the participants behind their solo presentation for The Grounds We Tread over some drinks. For The Grounds We Tread, Lloyd Corporation have assembled a…

How do we want to live together?

24 April 2016

12:00pm – 4:00pm

Work with artist Rosalie Schweiker to make a huge value map together.  Taking inspiration and clues from drawings and pictures, join us as we write down what it is we believe in and how we'd like to interact…

The Do’s & Don’ts - Responding to social rules with art

20 April 2016–19 June 2016

12:00pm – 4:00pm

Ongoing drop-in activities for all ages Please check gallery opening hours hereFor each exhibition, Pump House Gallery invites visitors to drop-in to the Project Space and explore ideas through hands on activities. Created by an artist, these activities are…

OutHouse: Looks and Moves: Easter Holiday Workshop

9 April 2016

11:00am – 4:00pm

At Southside Shopping Centre, SW18 4TFPencil & Help and CoDa Dance will be back at Southside Shopping Centre this Easter for a free drop-in workshop for all ages.  Come and join us for art workshops that explore how…

Progress Report from the Strategic Sanctuary for the Destruction of Free Will: Closing Event

2 April 2016

2:00pm – 3:30pm

Pump House Gallery invites you to attend the closing event for Pil and Galia Kollectiv’s first solo presentation at the gallery, Progress Report from the Strategic Sanctuary for the Destruction of Free Will. Over the course of the…

SUNDAY SOCIALS: Cut and Paste

28 February 2016–27 March 2016

11:30am – 3:30pm

Sunday 28 February Create a sceneSunday 13 March If I was a house, I would be strong and tallSunday 27 March Cardboard constructionsAlongside each exhibition, Pump House Gallery invites an artist to present a project which identifies a key…