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Novel WritersAnneliese Mackintosh So happy it hurts

Thursday 18 January 2018, 6.30–8pm

Talks Book your place 'I want to be a good person. And I want to be happy. So happy it hurts. I need you to help me with that.’

Ottila McGregor is thirty years old and has decided it’s ... Read more →


Talk: Sally O'Reilly

Tuesday 30 January 2018, 6–7.30pm

Talks Sally O’Reilly writes for books, art magazines, opera houses, galleries, auditoria and screens. In this talk O’Reilly focuses on recent projects – a novel, an opera, a performance and a video – to explore how they deal with historical, political ... Read more →


Exhibition: Iman IssaMaterial for 2018

17 February to 15 April 2018

Exhibitions For her exhibition at Spike Island, Issa presents Material (2010–12) a series of ‘displays’ that question the function of public sculpture and monuments.  Read more →

News and Media

Take part in our study: Understanding Audiences for the Contemporary Arts

Would you like to take part in a study to help contemporary arts organisations expand their audiences? Sat 06 Jan 2018

Volunteer at Spike Island

Do you enjoy being around art and meeting new people? Join our friendly volunteer team Wed 03 Jan 2018

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