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

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Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £155  21% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from The Agency
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £112  27% 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 £56  25% 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
 
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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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The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Agency
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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
 
 
 
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Haggerston School
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Weymouth Terrace, Hackney, London E2 | 4 minutes from The Agency
The only secondary school designed by celebrated modernist architect Erno Goldfinger Haggerston School was built between 1962 and 1965 and extensively modernised and refurbished between 2010 ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxton Square
London > Attractions >
N1 | 6 minutes from The Agency
Home to some of east London's hottest restaurants and bars. ... More
 
 
 
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Glass Caves
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 14th November 2019 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Agency, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 6 minutes from The Agency
The indie four-piece made their name as professional buskers on the streets of medieval York....More
 
 
 
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Equal Echo
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 15th November 2019 - 7.30pm-10pm
The Agency, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 6 minutes from The Agency
Sophisticated pop and soul from the London duo of Hector Plimmer and Alexa Harley. With support from Penya....More
 
 
 
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Emma Bennett: Volcano Lovers
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th Nov 2019 - 5.30am-12.30pm
The Agency, 336 Old Street, EC1V | 7 minutes from The Agency
Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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Colours
London > Entertainment > Live Music
2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 6 minutes from The Agency
On the former site of Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, Mothership Group - the team behind much-loved London venues The Queen of Hoxton and ... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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Lily Vanilli
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
6 The Courtyard, Ezra Street, Columbia Road, E2 | 5 minutes from The Agency
There is a Lily behind Lily Vanilli but her name's not Lily Vanilli. Lily Jones is the cake baker behind floral, tiered ... More
 
 
 
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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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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
 
 
 
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Viet Grill
London > Restaurants >
58 Kingsland Road, E2 | 1 minute from The Agency
Newly refurbished Viet Grill really stands out from the competition on aroad famous for Vietnamese food. An elegant new look incorporatinghand-crafted wooden furniture, subtle light fittings ... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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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Plonk Crazy Golf Hoxton
London > Leisure > Golf
177 Hoxton Street, N1 | 4 minutes from The Agency
Created by a troop of film industry set designers, Plonk Crazy Golf has placed a series of seven mini courses around the capital. ... More
 
 
 
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London Shuffle Club
London > Leisure >
4 Ebor Street, E1 | 9 minutes from The Agency
After three years of pop ups in places like the Truman Brewery, the shuffleboard experts, the London Shuffle Club, have a permanent home in Shoreditch from ... More
 
 
 
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London 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
 
 
 
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Fanny Nelsons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
32 Horatio Street, E2 | 5 minutes from The Agency
At risk of being converted into a block of flats when it closed, east London boozer Nelsons Head was saved by its beloved locals in 2016, ... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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Brewhouse & Kitchen Hoxton
London > Nightlife > Bars
397 Geffrye Street, E2 | 2 minutes from The Agency
Underneath the arches of Hoxton Station, on the site where the Beagle used to be, Brewhouse & Kitchen is an ... More
 
 
 
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Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, Hackney, London 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
 
 
 
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TT Liquor
London > Nightlife > Bars
17B Kingsland Road, E2 | 3 minutes from The Agency
Three floors dedicated to cocktails and a specialist liquor store, TT Liquor in Shoredtich converts a 19th century police station (complete with historic jail cells, still ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Agency.
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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
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 14 minutes from The Agency
... More
 
 
 
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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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Glass Caves
Concerts | On 14th November 2019 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 6 minutes walk from The Agency

The indie four-piece made their name as professional buskers on the streets of medieval York....More

Throwback Thursdays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th November 2019 

Cargo 6 minutes walk from The Agency

DJs supply retro house, R&B, hip hop and commercial hits....More

Emma Bennett: Volcano Lovers
Exhibitions | Until 16th November 2019 

Charlie Smith 7 minutes walk from The Agency

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

Al Murphy: False Advertising
Al Murphy: False Advertising
Exhibitions | Until 17th November 2019 

The Book Club 9 minutes walk from The Agency

The Book Club in Shoreditch will transform into a giant billboard this September thanks to Al Murphy's new exhibition, False ...More

 
Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: The Emerald City
Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: The Emerald City
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 1st May 2020 

The Queen Of Hoxton 12 minutes walk from The Agency

Follow the yellow brick road up to The Queen of Hoxton Rooftop this winter for its latest pop-up extravaganza, The ...More

 
Modern Panic
Exhibitions | Until 17th November 2019 

The Old Truman Brewery 13 minutes walk from The Agency

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Aviary Skye-line Igloos with Talisker Whisky
Aviary Skye-line Igloos with Talisker Whisky
Seasonal | Until 12th April 2020 

Aviary 14 minutes walk from The Agency

The sky-high igloos return to the Aviary terrace this year, taking the theme Skye-line Igloos in partnership with award-winning spirit ...More

 
Journey To The Underworld
Journey To The Underworld
Foodie Events | Until 10th December 2019 

Arch 63 Pedley Street 15 minutes walk from The Agency

Take a train to the Underworld as you experience a dark and romantic fairytale while feasting on a devilishly tasty ...More

 
Rayyane Tabet: Encounters
Exhibitions | Until 14th December 2019 

Parasol Unit 16 minutes walk from The Agency

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Celia Paul
Exhibitions | Until 20th December 2019 

Victoria Miro 16 minutes walk from The Agency

A body of paintings on abiding themes of memory and family, on view for the first time in the UK, ...More

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