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Upcoming Events

We regularly host public events in our spaces and beyond.
Our events are multidisciplinary and are run in partnership with artists and performers.

16 — 29 February 24

Donate to support Ugly Duck arts community

Ugly Duck is a London based arts organisation that supports under-represented voices and emerging artists.  Artists have access to subsidised rehearsal space, given them access to technical support, provide time…
12 — 14 January 24

ULI AP: ALIEN AI at UGLY DUCK

An immersive interactive performance and disruptive installation ALIEN AI is an immersive interactive performance and disruptive installation that “breaks” and “glitches” emerging technologies and enables algorithms to subvert their functions to…
5£ – 10£

CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Ugly Duck has a programme of classes and workshops in our buildings.
These range from exercise to arts classes and much more.

Monday LUNARRR PLAYGROUNDZ

 RITUAL-WORKSHOP 

Series of ritul-workshops focused on moon magic, cyclicity and shapeshifting 

Tuesday Swing Dancing

The Honey Hoppers are an amateur swing dance (Lindy hop, vernacular jazz and charleston mostly) performance and training group

WEDNESDAY LIFE DRAWING

The untutored sessions are open to people of all levels. Whether you are a seasoned artist or a newbie, this group offers the opportunity to practice and develop your drawing skills.

Thursday Choir Rebelles Voices

 
“London’s only choir for LGBT+ women, trans and non-binary people”. Non auditioning so anyone can come along  !

PAST EVENTS

Ugly Duck is constantly collaborating with new and established artists and curators.
Browse below to see a selection of the events we’ve hosted in the past.
13 October 23

ANTI // DOOMED feast

ANTI / DOOMED FEAST MENUUGLY DUCK 13.10.237pm – 9.30pm This feast invites you to think about the food itself and its origins, culture, history and links to magic and medicine…
25£
12 — 15 October 23

PRETTY DOOMED

Save the date for ‘Pretty Doomed,’ an unconventional art fair & exhibition presented by Ugly Duck & Queer Art Projects, which seeks to challenge the sustainability of the underground and…
5£ – 20£
07 — 09 October 23

The Brink

The BrinK New ruins have not yet acquired the weathered patina of age…’ Rose Macaulay, Pleasure of Ruins, 1953 The Brink is an expansive exhibition of 21 artists, both established…
Free
07 — 09 October 23

Altar-native

Altar-native Exhibition: A Journey into East and Southeast Asian Ancestral Heritage in newly opened Ugly Duck Courage Yard 31st October – 5th November, The Greenhouse, Courage Yard, Shad Thames, London…
Free