General Public Agency
The Street: Whitechapel Art Gallery

The Whitechapel Art Gallery commissioned General Public Agency as writers to produce a series of contributions their landmark project The Street � a year-long series of international artists� commissions in and around Wentworth Street, also known as Petticoat Lane Market. General Public Agency�s contributions explored the policy landscape affecting Wentworth Street, firstly through an investigation into the spatial policy and encroachment of the City�s financial district, and secondly through economic policy and an investigation by artist Kate Rich into contemporary commerce routes for the fabric traded in the market.

February 2008 – May 2009
Whitechapel Art Gallery
Wentworth Street trade routes - click to enlarge
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