Since 2013, 21 Artists has had four, month-long artist development projects focusing on art and social change, working with over 80 artists in London and Chicago. Click the titles and images below for more information.



In partnership with Chicago-based The Simple Good, OVERHE(a)R(e) was a collaborative project with artists and young people in Chicago and London.

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London Blackfriars

Held in an abandoned courthouse building right in the heart of central London.

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London East End

As part of London’s first light night, London Deep East was an intervention in an outdoor community space in East London.

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Chicago Loop

Our pilot project took place in an empty storefront space in downtown Chicago in January 2013 as part of an initiative with the Chicago Loop Alliance.

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