Many local artists have found their home in London Bridge and there’s no shortage of galleries, workshops, studios, museums and theatres on the streets of SE1.
The oldest hot glass studio in the UK, and one of Europe’s leading glassmaking workshops. London Glassblowing has a particular flair for the use of colour, form and texture.
62-66 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3UDView on map
Considered to be the largest commercial art space in Europe, White Cube has featured Tracey Emin, Chuck Close and the largest presentation of Anselm Kiefer’s work ever staged in London.
144-152 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3TQView on map
Movie buffs will love the independent Shortwave Cinema on Bermondsey Square, with its retro movie house interior, intimate 52-seat theatre and art house films.
10 Bermondsey Square, London SE1 3UNView on map
Founded by iconic British designer Zandra Rhodes, the museum celebrates the fashion and textile industries and the leather and wool merchants who once traded in the area.
83 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3XFView on map
Leased by King's College London, the 450-seat Greenwood Theatre offers a varied programme of lectures, student performances and guest shows, including plays, musicals, and dance.
55 Weston Street, London SE1 3RAView on map
Specialising in modern and contemporary art, Eames is known for its original etchings, lithographs and drawings from artists including Picasso, Hockney and Matisse.
58 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3UDView on map