The Somerset House Channel
A curated space for art, ideas and the artistic process.
Artists in Focus
Films profiling artists making work at Somerset House Studios.
Sonya Dyer discusses the role of science fiction and speculative worlds in her practice.
Revital & Tuur unpack the unique writing and filmmaking process that fuelled their latest commission.
Rashaad Newsome shares the futuristic and fantastical ways they celebrate the power of movement and gesture in their work.
Artist Onyeka Igwe reflects on the role of history and place in her film practice.
Body-focused artist, dancer, and researcher SERAFINE1369 explores systems that shape perceptions of time.
Designing for the Real World 25 Oct 2023
Makerversity members showcase what it means to invent with a social purpose.
In Conversation: Rashaad Newsome 20 Jun 2023
The artist is joined by Tamar Clarke-Brown to unpack his latest animated video work and the narratives of Black possibility it conjures.
Grounding Practice: Phoebe Collings-James 11 Apr 2023
Delve into the process of Phoebe Collings-James’ ceramics practice.
Edges of Sign Language 27 Mar 2023
Multidisciplinary artist Christine Sun Kim shares insights into her Somerset House residency and practice
Human-Centered Design for AI Systems 8 Mar 2023
The ever-pressing question of artificial intelligence is brought to a panel
Monstrosity & Glamour 1 Feb 2023
Journey with Jenkin van Zyl through his deviant practice and theatrical installations.
In Conversation: Sin Wai Kin 19 Oct 2022
The Turner prize nominated artist is joined by film & video curator Róisín Tapponi to discuss their latest video work.
A video essay exploring the climate crisis and legacies of colonialism.
A new four part podcast series exploring experiments in new ways of being
Our ways of working aren’t working. How can art offer new ways of being outside of the values of hustle culture?
How can we make time free? We contemplate different ways of experiencing time beyond the linear.
Latest series of The Process platforms the big conversations from artists which go on to inspire new work.
Tracing the legacy of Black British fashion with Andrew Ibi, Jazzie B & Martine Rose
Libby Heaney helps us understand quantum entanglement through slime and listening
Film maker Morgan Quaintance explores moral questions around the creation of AI
Gazelle Twin & Mark Leckey explore paranormal experiences and a fascination with ghosts.