Rehearsed reading of this new play set in an American train freight carriage with two characters meeting for the first time this play is about journeys, borders, territories geographically and emotionally. Exploring themes of human relationship and the tension and power struggles of that as well as human trafficking and p... read more


Centre for Social Archeology was formed in 2017 out of an ongoing informal collaboration between Kate Tiernan and James Dixon. Recently they took part in the London Architecture Festival hosting a performance walk titled Austerity Walk Canada Water - Whitechapel. Working site specifically and in correlation with policy and local government ... read more


Echo Chamber is coming to Platform. A work in progress by artist Kate Tiernan and investigation into the dramaturgy of domestic digital AI apparatus and will utilise speakers, questions, provocations and statements from a live data feed. read more


Coming soon to Platform. ​CENTRE FOR SOCIAL ARCHEOLOGY Working site specifically and in correction with policy and local government the Centre for Social Archeology seeks to creatively engage in a dialogue about our spatial, political and social relationship to the city. read more


With a background in visual art Kate works at the intersection of image and gesture or art and theatre; questioning the role of text as an applied form used to delineate distance and time. Through performance and practice based research Kate is working to explore spatial relationships and philosophical conundrums ... read more

A Cork for Platform

Taking cues from the building's previous life as a cork warehouse, we've invited artists to come build new 'corks' to fit, fill and complete the building in some way. Here are some of the artists who've contributed to the project so far: Hannah Clarkson Hannah has been creating new works ... read more

Getting to know 'Theatre with Legs'

We make work that is devised, experimental, feminist, a little bit dyslexic and always inherently live. You’ll probs find us moving vigorously upstairs in the rehearsal room at Platform or chatting over some image board whilst devising our newest work (that more often than not involves lots of stage gl... read more

A Gardening Machine

After working with Brainchild for the past two years I was delighted to be invited to design an artwork for the courtyard of Platform. The Brainchild Team are always so supportive so I was excited to see what would come of this project. A site visit was set up with ... read more