October Gallery's exhibiton of Golnaz Fathi 2011 © Jonathan Greet

October Gallery

24 Old Gloucester Street

October Gallery promotes the very best in contemporary art from around the planet, as well as maintaining a cultural hub in central London for poets, writers, intellectuals and artists, and hosts talks, performances and seminars. 

For over 35 years, October Gallery has pioneered the development of the Transvangarde: the trans-cultural avant-garde. October Gallery is a charitable trust which is supported by sales of art, rental of the Gallery's unique facilities, grants from various funding bodies and the active support of dedicated artists. Numerous prestigious institutions have acquired artworks through October Gallery, including: the British Museum, London; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York and Centre Pompidou, Paris. 

Nnenna Okore exhibition, October Gallery © Jonathan Greet
Nnenna Okore exhibition, October Gallery © Jonathan Greet

Visitor information

Open: 12:30 to 17:30 pm, Tuesday to Saturday. The Gallery is closed during official holidays and for the entire month of August. 

Underground: Holborn, Russell Square and Chancery Lane

Admission: no admission fee, some events may charge