With an emphasis on young and emerging artists, this striking 2,600 sq-ft exhibition space focuses on Jerwood Visual Arts, complemented by a regular showcase of new work in the Café, the Art Walls in the Courtyard and Don Brown’s eponymous sculpture overlooking the Glasshouse.
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Top 4 reviews of Jerwood Space
The work of the five winners of the 2007 Jerwood Photography Prize is being exhibited at this smart space in Borough until December and is really worth a visit. They are all very talented recent graduates who have explored typically contemporary issues such as sexual exploitation, pollution and electronic waste in a sassy and sensitive manner. One very original and perceptive project stands... more
Brilliant space. Used rehearsal rooms for quite a few shows when I worked in London. Always such a pleasant place to work. And the cafe downstairs is great for tea breaks and lunch. Definitely recommend if you need a rehearsal space or even a place for lunch. Food is fresh and delicious. more
The Jerwood Space also has a rather nice cafe/restaurant. You order your grub from the counter, then go and sit in the conservatory which is very white and calm (and a little chilly in the winter). You can then keep an eye out for the various famous types who always seem to be using the rehearsal space (Ewan McGregor and Darius Danesh have been recent spots) or perhaps flirt with the handsome... more
The Jerwood Space is relatively new to the arts scene, having only opened in October 2008. They offer a gallery space, events and meeting space and a rehearsal space, giving smaller independent artists and theatre groups the chance to work in a cheaper area and sometimes along side the bigger companies too.
It's become a real hub of the arts scene. For this reason, it gets five stars from me... more