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Exhibition: Nina BeierEuropean Interiors

21 July to 23 September 2018

Exhibitions Preview: Friday 20 July 2018, 6-9pm Danish artist Nina Beier works with an array of objects that carry particular social histories, from human hair wigs to mechanical rodeo bulls and cigars to soap. By physically challenging these objects in various ... Read more →


Exhibition: Harriet Bowman All Round-er (sad sale)

21 July to 23 September 2018

Exhibitions Preview: Friday 20 July, 6–9pm Harriet Bowman (b. 1990, based in Bristol) works with sculpture and writing. For her solo exhibition, All Round-er (sad sale), Bowman presents a new body of ceramic, leather, metal and sound works based on an ... Read more →


Little Elevations: Close Reading Night

Thursday 4 October 2018, 6.30–8pm

Talks This National Poetry Day, poets Holly Corfield Carr, Rachael Boast and Samantha Walton lead a relaxed and open discussion about how and why we read our favourite poems and writing by women. Read more →

News and Media

Culture Flash Sale across Bristol and Bath

Save money on music, theatre, cinema, exhibitions and other cultural experiences. The 24-hour Culture Flash Sale begins Thursday 6 September, 10am. Thu 06 Sep 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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