Science fiction films portray phenomena that reach beyond the provable realms of mainstream science, featuring artificial intelligence, alien worlds, extrasensory perception, advanced technology and intergalactic travel. These stories sometimes produce political or social commentary, expressing complex philosophical concerns related to the human condition.
A Mile in My Shoes invites visitors to go on a physical and empathetic journey by walking a mile in someone else’s shoes – literally - while listening to their story.
Join Volunteer Tour Guide Laura Smith for a short tour focusing on Freud's theories concerning dreams.
A one-day intensive course examining subjectivity in the works of Jacques Lacan and Michel Foucault.
Join Freud Museum Director, Carol Seigel, for a tour of Sigmund Freud’s home with its unique collections, and learn more about his last year spent in this house after fleeing from Nazi occupied Vienna.
A One-Hour Interactive Workshop with Psychotherapist Laura Smith.
A temporary exhibition by two young artists, Dongyan Chen and Huiping Yang.
The tour will introduce visitors to the house, revealing curious stories behind the objects in Freud's collection and what they can tell us about his life and work.
An evening of Syrian cuisine & music in collaboration with The Welcome Programme.
A day conference addressing the experience of living in exile, from 1938 to the present day.
A documentary film about the life of psychoanalyst Vamik Volkan, by Molly Castelloe.
Join us for an evening marking the generous gift to the Freud Museum London of the 'Psychoanalyst’ a painting by artist Marie-Louise von Motesiczky from the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, with a drinks reception followed by a talk by art historian, Ines Schlenker. Born into a prominent Jewish family in Vienna in 1906, Marie-Louise von Motesiczky left Austria the day after the Anschluss and eventually settled in London. This talk traces her artistic career – from promising beginnings to…Find out more »
Artist Elena Cologni will demonstrate her sculptural work, followed by a discussion with author Susan Buckingham.
Participants of 'Transcultural Memory' studies at Goldsmiths University respond to the themes of memory, movement and migration.
Brett Kahr in conversation with Gabrielle Rifkind, author of “The Psychology of Political Extremism: What would Sigmund Freud have thought about Islamic State?”
Is there a place for psychosis in psychoanalysis? Is there a place for psychoanalysis in psychosis?
One-day intensive course comparing the stances of Lacan, Foucault and Deleuze on the gaze and the baroque as an exceptional form of art.