Theaster Gates Freedom of Assembly


Artist profile

Theaster Gates

Theaster Gates' practice includes sculpture, installation, performance and urban interventions that aim to bridge the gap between art and life. Gates works as an artist, curator, urbanist and facilitator and his projects attempt to instigate the creation of cultural communities by acting as catalysts for social engagement that leads to political and spatial change.


Freedom of Assembly

In this film, Theaster Gates discusses his exhibition Freedom of Assembly at White Cube Bermondsey.


In this interview with Tim Marlow, Theaster Gates discusses his wide-reaching practice which focuses on “acts of transformation”.

Current exhibitions