BNC18, South London Gallery


Installation view: Bloomberg New Contemporaries, South London Gallery, 5 December 2018 – 24 February 2019. Photo: Andy Stagg.

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018, South London Gallery

5 December 2018 - 24 February 2019

The South London Gallery opens its doors to Bloomberg New Contemporaries for the first time in a decade. BNC 2018 guest selectors Benedict Drew, Katy Moran and Keith Piper have chosen 57 artists for the annual open submission exhibition, which showcases some of the most dynamic work being made today. BNC 2018 will be presented across both SLG sites.

Selected artists for Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 are: Agil Abdullayev, Kobby Adi, Ayo Akingbade, Annie-Marie Akussah, Chris Alton, Louis Bennett, Jack Burton, Christian Noelle Charles, Kara Chin, Faye Claridge, Jack Fawdry Tatham, Emma Fineman, Rhona Foster, Deme Georghiou, William Glass, Carrie Grainger, Madelynn Mae Green, Habib Hajallie, Camilla Hanney, Rebecca Harper, Sam Henty, Mimi Hope, Richard Ayodeji Ikhide, FC Izaac, Osian Jenaer, Patrick H. Jones, Jessica Jordan-Wrench, Marianne Keating, Gareth Kemp, Yushi Li, Shao-Jie Lin, Heidi Maribut, Alexi Marshall, Jocelyn McGregor, Holly McLean, Paula Morison, Yuko Obe, Kamile Ofoeme, Panicattack Duo, Jack Pell, Ralph Pritchard, Anna Reading, Maïa Régis, Bella Riza, Francisco Rodriguez, Janet Sainsbury, Mohammed Sami, Antonia Showering, Shy Bairns, Wal Slzr, Tom Smith, Alcaeus Spyrou, George Stamenov, Viviana Troya, Rosa Johan Uddoh, Tom Waring and Yanghwa.

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018 launched on 14 July 2018 until 9 September 2018 as part of this year’s Liverpool Biennial, of which New Contemporaries has been an integral part since 1999.

The exhibition is accompanied by a new publication available here.


Every Wednesday, 1-9pm and Saturday, 10am-6pm

Panicattack Duo present a durational performance in the main gallery every Wednesday, 1-9pm and Saturday, 10am-6pm, except over the Christmas period. Please consult the SLG website for details.

30 January 2019, 7pm

Tom Smith
and Rosa Johan Uddoh will present solo performances in the SLG's Clore Studio. Tickets and more information are available from the SLG website.

9 February 2019, 10.30am - 7pm.

Writing Into Practice Symposium a day-long event considering the medium of writing and the use of language to creatively communicate artistic practices. At Camberwell College Lecture Theatre on Tickets and more information are available from the SLG website.

2 Feb 2019, 2 - 5pm

Join us for Peer Mentoring with Chloe Cooper in SLG's Clore Studio. Tickets and more information are available from the SLG website.

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