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Broadgate Perspectives

See Broadgate from a different perspective this autumn. Look up at our architecture, immerse yourself in art and design and explore the City’s culture and heritage.

From September to November we’re taking part in Open House London, Talking Statues and much more. We’ll also be bringing Shakespeare to Broadgate! So take a closer look at our stunning collection of public art, renowned architecture and find out more about the City's heritage and great events.

Let us know what you think – has your perspective of Broadgate changed? Find us on Facebook and Twitter #BroadgatePerspectives.

Win an annual Tate Membership 

This month we are shining the spotlight on the artists at Broadgate who have been associated with the Turner Prize since its inception thirty years ago, as well as taking a closer look at 2014's nominees. Read the article here. We are also giving you the opportunity to win Tate membership for 12 months - look out for the competition details on Facebook

Meet Rosie Glenn, Broadgate's Art Curator

We catch up with Rosie for her view on Broadgate's art collection and find out which London art events and exhibitions on her autumn hit list. Read her interview here.

Shakespeare in the City

With a little help from London Contemporary Theatre, we brought Shakespeare to the City on Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th October with FREE outdoor performances of The Merchant of Venice.

See pictures from the show on our Facebook page here.

Public Writing Competition 

We asked budding writers to compose a 400 word monologue for the Leaping Hare as part of Sing London's Talking Statues project. We received over 90 entries - the winner will be announced in late November and will be recorded by a famous actor - watch this space!

Relative Space Private View

Don't miss this unique opportunity to see David Walker's new exhibition in the Broadgate Tower, Relative Space. Exploring the combination of space with architectural forms and natural light, these watercolours by award winning artist, David Walker - a former architect, are a must see. Email dwalker@visuals.plus.com to join the guestlist on Wednesday 15 October 5.30-8pm.

Bishopsgate Institute - 120 years on 

Since 1895, Bishopsgate Institute has been a home for open minds, independent thought, grand ideas, debate and learning. We’ve had a look at what’s coming up over the next few months for their 120th anniversary.

Talking Statues 

Some of Broadgate's sculptures have started talking! The Broad Family daughter in Exchange Square has been animated by Playwright Lucy Caldwell and Games of Thrones actress Maisie Williams. Over on Bishopsgate comedian Sara Pascoe is the voice of Eye-I. Find out more about Broadgate's Talking Statues here. Download a map of all City Talking Statues here

Broadgate at London Fashion Week with HEMYCA

We sponsored luxury London clothing brand HEMYCA at this year's SS15 show. HEMYCA's new film, Digital Skin, which was filmed at the top of the Broadgate Tower, was premiered at the show. Take a look at the film and read more here.

London Fashion Week

Get a front row seat to London Fashion Week and refresh your wardrobe without leaving the office - the perfect lunch break activity from 12 - 16 September.

If you've been inspired by what you've seen at London Fashion Week or just need an autumn wardrobe update - check out the latest in womenswear, menswear, beauty and grooming at Broadgate here.

Open House London

Join us at Open House London for a behind-the-scenes view of Broadgate’s buildings. See the City Skyline from the rooftop of 10 Exchange Square and gain access to some of our reception lobbies to see inside architectural greats by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Arup Associates. Find out more about Open House London at Broadgate here

Complete the Broadgate Art Trail

Broadgate is home to an impressive art collection by acclaimed British and international artists. Many pieces are on-street, accessible to all, so why not explore on a lunch break and find out more about these modern masterpieces right on your doorstep. 

Pick up a Broadgate Art Trail leaflet from the Broadgate Welcome Centre or download one here. Find out more about Broadgate's art collection here.


More Broadgate Perspectives events coming soon!