Borough Road Gallery

Borough Road Gallery
London South Bank University
103 Borough Road
Greater London





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Borough Road Gallery

The Borough Road Gallery was built in 2012 in the Borough Road Building of London South Bank University, and is dedicated to showing work from A David Bomberg Legacy – The Sarah Rose Collection: a collection of paintings and drawings by the artists David Bomberg, Dennis Creffield, Cliff Holden, Thomas Holden, Edna Mann, Dorothy Mead and Miles Richmond .

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Opening hours

During an exhibition, Borough Road Gallery is open:

Wednesday to Friday from 1pm to 5pm

Saturday from 12pm to 5pm

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Fine Art

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An image of artist Susan Sluglett in her studio

Three Floors Down: In the Studio

  • 3 December 2014 — 28 February 2015 *on now

In the 1940s and 50s (when the University was known as Borough Polytechnic), the celebrated artist and teacher, David Bomberg, taught his legendary art classes in the life-drawing studios three floors above where Borough Road Gallery is now situated. Bomberg was passionate about the importance of art within society and about supporting artists in their careers. The aim for the residency is to continue Bomberg’s legacy by inspiring new work and supporting the development of an artist and their practice, whilst at the same time offering the opportunity to engage with, understand, and enjoy 'A David Bomberg Legacy – The Sarah Rose Collection' in new, unexpected and creative ways.

Sluglett will be based in the Gallery for three months, making new work inspired by 'A David Bomberg Legacy – The Sarah Rose Collection'. As well as her studio space, the Gallery will also house a dedicated display of works from 'A David Bomberg Legacy – The Sarah Rose Collection' selected by Sluglett and the Gallery.


Free entry