Spike Island

Tour: The City as a Monument

Saturday 24 March 2018, 11am–12.30pm

£5, booking essential

25 places available

Consider the 'city as a monument' in this special guided exploration across the city of Bristol with Peter Insole and Ruth Myers of Myers-Insole Local Learning.

The tour takes a circular route, beginning and ending at Spike Island gallery, to explore how the area has developed artistically alongside the regeneration of Bristol harbour. 

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This tour was rescheduled from an earlier advertised date due to adverse weather conditions.

Attendees are encouraged to visit Iman Issa’s exhibition at Spike Island after the tour. Iman Issa (b. 1979, Cairo, Egypt, now lives and works in Berlin) is an artist who explores the relationship between history, memory, language and objects. Her exhibition includes a series of works that question the function of public sculpture and monuments.

This unique tour was originally created for Bristol and Bath Residents Weekend. Explore more of the fantastic culture in our region through exclusive offers and unique ticketed events throughout Bristol, Bath and North Somerset.

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