Furtherfield

Furtherfield Gallery in the heart of Finsbury Park

Furtherfield provides platforms for creating, viewing, discussing and learning about experimental practices at the intersections of art, technology and social change.
Our mission is to co-create extraordinary art that connects with contemporary audiences providing innovative, engaging and inclusive digital and physical spaces for appreciating and participating in practices in art, technology and social change.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Artist studio or collective, Association or society

Opening hours

The gallery is open during exhibitions: Thursday to Saturday, 12 noon - 3pm

Free Saturday morning activities (booking advisable) 10 - 12 noon
You can just drop in but booking may be advisable for more popular activities.
Children are welcome but should be accompanied by an adult.

Admission charges

FREE

Getting there

Tube: Manor House, Finsbury Park
Buses: to Finsbury Park (Seven Sisters road): 29, 254, 253
to Finsbury Park Station: 153, 253, 254, 259, 29, 4, N253, N279, N29
to Manor House (Green Lanes): 141, 341
Train: Finsbury Park, Harringay, Harringay Green Lanes

Additional info

Eating and drinking

The gallery is just two minutes from Finsbury Park Cafe which serves a range of homemade food and beverages to be enjoyed adjacent to the boating pond and children's play area.

Toilets

Accessible toilets are available.

Resources

We also produce exhibition resources to help community groups, schools and colleges on their visit to Furtherfield Gallery. These are designed to help groups explore the exhibitions and to engage with the different themes, issues and processes explored by the artists in the exhibitions and more broadly within contemporary art.

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
The Phone Booth Project, 2012

Networking the Unseen

  • 18 June — 14 August 2016

Featuring Gretta Louw, Lily Hibberd, Brook Andrew, Curtis Taylor, Jenny Fraser, Sharon Nampijinpa Anderson and the Warnayaka Art Centre.
Networking the Unseen proposes a radical rethinking of widely accepted stereotypes concerning the impact of networks on contemporary global cultures, digital art, the avant garde, and indigenous art-making.
Together with artist and curator Gretta Louw, Furtherfield presents an exhibition and event series that brings together concepts and experiences of remoteness and marginalised cultures, with art-making in contemporary society.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.furtherfield.org/programmes/exhibition/networking-the-unseen

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
The Phone Booth Project, 2012

Neil Jupurrurla Cook and Gretta Louw in conversation

  • 18 June 2016 2-3:30pm

Join Neil Jupurrurla Cook, artist and Chairman of the Board of the Warnayaka Art and Aboriginal Cultural Corporation, and Gretta Louw, artist and curator, for a Show and Tell and conversation about their collaboration and work.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Limited places, booking essential

Website

http://crm.furtherfield.org/civicrm/event/register?reset=1&id=31

The Phone Booth Project, 2012.

Networking the Unseen: Free Saturday family workshops

  • 23 July — 27 August 2016

As Part of Furtherfield's Networking the Unseen exhibition, join us at Furtherfield Commons, for a series of interactive, family workshops, inspired by the exhibition.

Networking the Unseen is the first exhibition of its kind to focus on the intersection of indigenous cultures and zeitgeist digital practices in contemporary art.

Together with artist and curator Gretta Louw, Furtherfield presents an exhibition and event series that brings together concepts and experiences of remoteness and marginalised cultures, with art-making in contemporary society.

Featuring Gretta Louw, Lily Hibberd, Brook Andrew, Curtis Taylor, Jenny Fraser, Sharon Nampijinpa Anderson and the Warnayaka Art Centre.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Where

Furtherfield Commons
Finsbury Gate,
Finsbury Park,
London

Getting there

Furtherfield Commons is in a building behind the railings on the left as you enter the park at Finsbury Gate.

By public transport
We are less than 10 minute walk from both Manor House and Finsbury Park tube station and approximately 15 minutes walk from Haringey Green Lanes and Harringay stations.

Tube: Manor House, Finsbury Park
Buses: to Finsbury Park (Seven Sisters road): 29, 254, 253
to Finsbury Park Station: 153, 253, 254, 259, 29, 4, N253, N279, N29
to Manor House (Green Lanes): 141, 341
Train: Finsbury Park, Harringay, Harringay Green Lanes

Admission

Register your interest at info@furtherfield.org

Website

http://www.furtherfield.org/programmes/exhibition/networking-the-unseen

Getting there

Tube: Manor House, Finsbury Park
Buses: to Finsbury Park (Seven Sisters road): 29, 254, 253
to Finsbury Park Station: 153, 253, 254, 259, 29, 4, N253, N279, N29
to Manor House (Green Lanes): 141, 341
Train: Finsbury Park, Harringay, Harringay Green Lanes

Furtherfield
Gallery, McKenzie Pavilion, Finsbury Park
London
Greater London
N4 2NQ
England

Website

www.furtherfield.org

www.furtherfield.org/gallery

E-mail

info@furtherfield.org

ale@furtherfield.org

Telephone

020 8802 2827/1301

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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