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Maeve BrennanThe Drift

8 July to 17 September 2017

Exhibitions Spike Island presents a major new film commission, The Drift, by London and Beirut based artist Maeve Brennan.  Read more →


Tessa LynchL-Shaped Room

8 July to 17 September 2017

Exhibitions Preview: Friday 7 July, 6–9pm Tessa Lynch works predominantly with sculpture and performance. Her work develops from the observation of her immediate surroundings and from her quest for the existence of a female flâneur, the woman who wanders aimlessly. The ... Read more →


Novel WritersRowan Hisayo Buchanan Harmless Like You

Thursday 27 July 2017, 6.30–8pm

Talks Harmless Like You is set across New York, Berlin and Connecticut, following the stories of Yuki Oyama, a Japanese girl fighting to make it as an artist... Read more →

News and Media

Listen again: JJ Bola talks about his debut novel

Listen again to JJ Bola talking about his debut novel No Place to Call Home at Spike Island Novel Writers. Thu 13 Jul 2017

Spike Island becomes lead partner in audience study set to boost contemporary arts in the UK

A study to help contemporary arts organisations expand their audiences is being developed by researchers as part of a new project. Wed 28 Jun 2017

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