Our gay communes and collectives must not be mere convenient living arrangements or worse, just extensions of the gay ghetto. They must be a focus of consciousness-raising life, raising or ...

Today's urban middle-classes are in the late stages of cognitive dissonance, engaged in what the writer Tom Wolfe called ‘double tracking’: enjoying the cultural benefits of leaning left and the ...

The final Companion walk focused on six sites, travelling from Cyberia the UK’s first internet café (originally intended as a women’s only space), past the Fitzrovia Mural and Procter Memorial, ...

Alternative Curriculum sees artist collective They Are Here question the routines of the school environment. Working with St Paul’s Way Trust School, they explore what a curriculum is, how it operates and the agency of the student in ...

Laura Eldret
ONLINE

7th February - 19th March 2017

ONLINE is a new browser-based artwork by Laura Eldret. View the work here

John Walter
Dream Season

19th November 2016 - 2nd February 2017

'Two characters – The Follower and The Followed – explore Russia Dock Woodland one night through to sunrise.'

Hannah Black
Capacity

22 September - 19 November 2016

Participant: Who am I? What if I am not really a person?
Therapist: That’s an understandable concern
-MAPS protocol on MDMA-assisted psychotherapy It’s astounding the first time you realize that ...

Lawrence Lek
Overseas

19th July - 19th September 2016

[mobile] Watch Overseas 海外 [Delirious New Wick 360 Video Edition]    Amid the uncertainty of post-Brexit London, an immigrant drone seeks refuge inside the ruins of the 2012 Olympic Park. The drone drifts ...

The Floating Cinema
Another Country

August - September 2016

UP Projects collaborated with author Hari Kunzru to present the 2016 Floating Cinema season Another Country. The programme explored ideas around nation, identity which had been brought into sharp focus ...

“Fun to watch the first ever UK/Brazil telenovela being made and live-streamed tonight… an Olympian feat of bi-lingual, inter-national, multi-city, sci-fi collaboration!” - Audience Feedback

Juneau Projects
Return to Happy Redoubt

19th May - 19th July 2016

This is Public Space is a new series of web commissions curated by UP Projects. It began with the first commission by Juneau Projects, Return to Happy Redoubt. The commission ...

Hefin Jones
Live Research

January 2016 – June 2016

UP Projects in partnership with Queen Mary University London commissioned designer Hefin Jones and Dr Tarek Virani from Creativeworks London’s Place Work Knowledge Research Strand to interrogate what community means to ...

The Floating Cinema
Extra-Terrestrial

August – September 2015

In 2015 the Floating Cinema's London programme, journeyed beyond earth to explore our relationship with outer space; from imagined alternative worlds and the race for space travel to alien invasions

Working with artists Lucy McRae and Janneke Verhoeven, a group of students from St Pauls Way Trust explored the body and identity in space. 

The Floating Cinema
On Tour

June – August 2015

Following a hugely successful three years in London, the Floating Cinema made its first voyage outside the capital on a tour across South West England during the summer of 2015. ...

Yann Seznec joined the Floating Cinema on Tour as artist-in-residence, travelling the 5-week journey from London to Bristol to create a floating library of sounds, including those forgotten from the canal's ...

Lucy Cash
Nine Songs for Nine Elms

February 2015 - 1st October 2016

As part of the Vista public art strategy, Lucy Cash was commissioned to create a film and performance commission working with local community groups, schools and residents’ associations.

Somewhere
Repeat to Flourish

June - August 2015

Following the route of the 2015 Floating Cinema tour between Bristol and London this newly commissioned film takes a journey through archive and amateur film meticulously sourced from along this ...