• Parasol Unit

    Opening hours

    Monday: by prior arrangement Tuesday–Saturday: 10 am–6 pm Sunday: 12–5 pm First Thursday of every month, open until 9 pm First Thursdays are late-night art and events in East London that take place on the first Thursday of every month. Parasol unit is delighted to have been an initiating partner in the First Thursdays scheme with the Whitechapel


    Parasol Unit

    14 Wharf Road, Axminster

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    Institution type



    • Contemporary


    ounded in December 2004 by art historian and curator Dr. Ziba Ardalan, Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art is a not-for-profit art institution that operates purely for the public benefit. Central to the Parasol unit philosophy is a total commitment to artists and their creative endeavour, an attitude which leads to a singular relationship developing between each exhibiting artist and the foundation.

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