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Exhibition: Benoît MaireThebes

6 October to 9 December 2018

Exhibitions Benoît Maire can be described as a visual philosopher, taking inspiration from a range of disciplines including geometry, sociology and mythology.  Read more →


Fair Saturday Bristol

Saturday 24 November 2018

Activities On 24 November 2018, Fair Saturday Bristol aims to harness the creativity, curiosity and social conscience of our city. Read more →


Artist's Talk: Jesse Jones

Thursday 29 November 2018, 6.30–7.30pm

Talks Dublin-based artist Jesse Jones represented Ireland at the 57th Venice Biennale. Here she discusses her recent projects: NO MORE FUN AND GAMES, a feminist parasite institute at the Hugh Lane Gallery, and Tremble Tremble the work she presented at the Irish Pavilion for Venice in ... Read more →

News and Media

Fair Saturday: Bristol

On 24 November, Bristol becomes the first city in England to join Fair Saturday, a global movement which aims to boost arts, culture and social causes every last Saturday of November. Mon 29 Oct 2018

Dreamland Margate unveils new Mural-by-the-Sea artwork by Valda Jackson

Spike Island studio holder Valda Jackson was commissioned to present ‘Still Holding On’, a collage of photographs and drawings of children of the Windrush generation. Thu 23 Aug 2018

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