The Agency

 
 
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15A Cremer Street, Hackney, London E2 8HD 
 
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Tue to Sat 11:00 - 18:00
 

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The AgencyThe Agency gallery has been showcasing international emerging and mid career since it was established in 1996. Based in Hoxton, just across the road from the Geffrye Museum, the gallery is well positioned within the hub of contemporary art in London. A new project room S.T.O.R.A.G.E was launched in the summer of 2007, offering space for new art and special projects. The Agency works with represented contemporary artists including Ross Sinclair, Sadie Murdoch and Karen Tang as well as showing regularly changing curated exhibitions.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
9 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near The Agency

Near The Agency
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  29% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 6 minutes from The Agency
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  32% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from The Agency
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
The RE London Shoreditch Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £23  29% off
419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 11 minutes from The Agency
This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Art Galleries nearest The Agency

Nearest to The Agency
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Limoncello
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
340-344 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E8 | 1 minute from The Agency
This cutting edge contemporary art gallery is run by director Rebecca May Marston, a graduate of the RCA's curating course who first took on the Hoxton ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
20 Hoxton Square
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from The Agency
This spacious gallery strategically situated opposite White Cube in Hoxton Square opened in 2007 and is run by co-directors Richard Graham, Adam Waymouth and Alex Dellal. ... More
 
 
 
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Seamus Ryan Sunday Shoots
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Agency
Like most things on and around Columbia Road, Seamus Ryan's studio is only open on Sundays. The rest of the time Seamus works on high end ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Agency

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Agency
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Geffrye Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
136 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E2 | 1 minute from The Agency
There aren't many museums that can have William Morris and Ikea under the same roof, but the Geffyre is one of them. The focus of this ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Goldsmiths Row, Hackney, London E2 | 8 minutes from The Agency
This inner city site next to Haggerston Park was used as a farm as far back as the early 1800s when fresh produce was grown here ... More
 
 
 
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Former Shoreditch Underground Station
London > Attractions >
Pedley Street, off Brick Lane, E1 | 12 minutes from The Agency
The former Shoreditch Underground Station closed in 2006, and while the rest of the line re-opened in 2010 as part of the London Overground network, poor ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Agency

Near The Agency
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Joe
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 29th, 30th and 31st July 2014 at 6.30pm and 9.20pm
Aubin Cinema, 64-66 Redchurch Street, E2 | 8 minutes from The Agency
Ex-con Joe toils long hours in the backwoods of Texas as foreman of a team of labourers, who poison sickly trees so they can be felled ...More
 
 
 
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Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 25th to 31st Jul 2014
The Queen Of Hoxton, 1-5 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 12 minutes from The Agency
...More
 
 
 
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Computer Chess
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 25th to 31st Jul 2014
Oval Space, 29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 13 minutes from The Agency
Chess master Pat Henderson hosts a tournament in a hotel, at the end of which, one lucky entrant will play him in the final showdown. Programmer ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Agency

Near The Agency
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxton Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
130 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from The Agency
Built in 1863 as a saloon-style music hall, this Grade II listed multi-arts venue represents the absolute pinnacle of trendy Shoreditch. Hoxton Hall played host to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from The Agency
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, N1 | 7 minutes from The Agency
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Agency

The best shops and markets near The Agency
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angela Flanders
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
96 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Agency
Established in 1985 Angela Flanders works with natural ingredients to create her perfumes and offers bespoke perfumes and consultation service for clients upon request. Her products ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
WAWA
London > Shopping > House and Garden
3 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Agency
WAWA came about when, in 1998, Richard Ward extended his furniture workshop to include rugs by Lucy Wassell. Now you'll find a whole range of funky ... More
 
 
 
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Warren Evans Furniture
London > Shopping > House and Garden
7a Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Agency
Handmade wooden beds, matresses and furniture that are a class above your average flat packed homeware. All the timber is ethically sourced and fairly traded, with ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Agency

What are the best dining options near The Agency London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Song Que
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
134 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E2 | 1 minute from The Agency
One of the best Vietnamese in town and also one of the cheapest, this hugely popular place offers over 150 dishes, all excellent. It’s in a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Grocery Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
54-56 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, E2 | 1 minute from The Agency
This Shoreditch cafe on Kingsland Road is a great spot for the full English. You can breakfast on poached eggs, cooked tomatoes and succulent sausages while ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viet Grill
London > Restaurants >
58 Kingsland Road, E2 | 1 minute from The Agency
Newly refurbished Viet Grill really stands out from the competition on a road famous for Vietnamese food. An elegant new look incorporating hand-crafted wooden furniture, subtle light fittings ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Agency

Near The Agency
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Agency
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from The Agency
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 15 minutes from The Agency
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Agency

The Agency gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 13 minutes from The Agency
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 13 minutes from The Agency
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from The Agency
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Agency

The best pubs near London The Agency.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Agency
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from The Agency
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from The Agency
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Agency

The Agency clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, E2 | 2 minutes from The Agency
A wine bar which began as a pop-up hosting wine nights in a former bank vault in Shoreditch, Sager + Wilde is run by husband and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 6 minutes from The Agency
Fashionable Shoreditch drinkers from all around the globe are attracted to this cellar bar by its rickety old furniture, interesting imported beers, and a pricy, but ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Callooh Callay
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Rivington Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from The Agency
Often regarded as one of Shoreditch's best cocktail bars, Callooh Callay is a popular venue with an ambitious, regularly changing cocktail menu. Examples include the Electric ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Agency

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Agency.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 6 minutes from The Agency
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 14 minutes from The Agency
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 15 minutes from The Agency
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
 

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Recall Thurdays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

Mother Bar 6 minutes walk from The Agency

Resident DJs spin 1950s to 1990s pop, rock'n'roll and dance....More

The Shoreditch Afterparty
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 6 minutes walk from The Agency

Resident DJs spin funk, soul and R&B....More

Charlie's Open Mic Night
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 6 minutes walk from The Agency

London's hidden talent takes to the stage....More

Ravercise: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 25th September 2014 

Mother Bar 6 minutes walk from The Agency

Fast paced dance class with a live DJ....More

Thursday At Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st July 2014 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 6 minutes walk from The Agency

DJ Aaron Walker spins electronic dance music....More

Back To School
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 6 minutes walk from The Agency

DJs spin pop, R&B and dance....More

Luke Pickett
Concerts | On 31st July 2014 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 6 minutes walk from The Agency

The singer-songwriter from London performs his R&B originals. With support from Annie Drury, Amy Milner, Jerry Williams....More

Thirsty Thursdays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

Zigfrid von Underbelly 6 minutes walk from The Agency

Dance courtesy of resident DJs....More

King Kool Album Launch
Concerts | On 31st July 2014 

Zigfrid von Underbelly 6 minutes walk from The Agency

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King Kool
Concerts | On 31st July 2014 

Zigfrid von Underbelly 6 minutes walk from The Agency

The pairing of Dan Donovan and Pas Struthers with links to Norfolk and London performs garage-rock....More

 
 
 
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