Westbank is an art gallery, bar and kitchen in the heart of Notting Hill. This venue can be hired for a range of events, including private parties, art exhibitions, corporate away days, meetings, conferences and office parties.
The venue is on the first floor and made up of four creative spaces: the event space, bar, lounge with comfortable sofas and a balcony. The event space, bar and lounge can be separated with sliding doors, or left as one open space. The balcony is perfect for summer parties and has great views over Portobello Green. The event space boasts a DJ booth, modular T-shaped walls for the purpose of hanging art and to further divide up the space (these are all on wheels so easy to move as required), and stage and gallery lighting.
The venue has capacity for 350 guests. The bar is fully licensed and equipped, with a weekend license until 3am and weekday license until midnight. The venue also has an amazing Void sound system, which feeds crystal clear sound, either to the whole space, or to the event and bar areas separately. There is WiFi throughout the venue.
WEST IS BEST
Westbank is a multi-purpose arts and culture space in a fantastic venue in the heart London’s Portobello market in Notting hill.
Westbank was founded in 2010 as a contemporary art gallery in a disused 19th century bank. The gallery has grown and adapted to its permanent location on Portobello road, purposed as a fully-fledged 21st century culture space, featuring a top of the range sound-system, audio-visual digital infrastructure, flexible repositionable display walls and furniture, and a permanent bar with a late license.
The core process is the display of energetic and exciting work from well-established and emerging talent alike.
Westbank is open to the public 5 days a week from 10am.
ART & MUSIC AT ITS BEST
Fantastic art, awesome music – Right in the heart of Notting Hill.
Westbank is unusual in that the vast majority of the artists’ works on exhibit are produced by living artists. As a result the working process is oriented towards exhibiting not only the artworks but the practice and method behind the production of the artworks and the context of the artists within contemporary culture.
Westbank hosts regular showcase events and private views, offering a fresh and informal take on what an art show can be.
Sporting a comprehensive bar complete with vibrant, friendly staff at hand and a state of the art sound system. Whether you want to catch up over a cocktail, share a bottle with friends surrounded by amazing art or dance the night away at one of the variety of music events on the weekend – Westbank does all.