Current Exhibitions


Exhibition of works commissioned by UCL’s Psychoanalysis Unit that explores the significance of melancholia in creativity and psychoanalysis.

Past Exhibitions


Emma Smith's exhibition draws on original historical research into the post-war fascination with the infant mind.

Freud, Dalí and the Metamorphosis of Narcissus

An exhibition exploring the connection between Sigmund Freud and Salvador Dalí, starting from their one meeting, to which Dalí brought his recently completed painting The Metamorphosis of Narcissus.


Two thought-provoking contemporary artists, Fay Ballard and Judy Goldhill, explore the central theme of parental loss throughout their practice.

Solitary Pleasures

Solitary Pleasures interrogated and investigated masturbation, and the eroticism, desire, and gratification associated with it.

Gideon Rubin – Black Book

Rubin’s specially created project for Freud’s final residence related to the era of the late 1930s, when Freud left Vienna for London. Working on the project was Rubin's way to engage with the past on a personal level.