Spike Island

Events and exhibitions

This weekend

Iman Issa <i>Material for a sculpture recalling the destruction of a prominent public monument in the name of national resistance </i>(2010) Installation detail. Photograph by Serkan Taycan. Courtesy the artist and Rodeo

Exhibition: Iman IssaMaterial for 2018

17 February to 15 April 2018

Test Spaced/UMP

17 February to 4 March 2018

 
Iman Issa <i>Material </i>(2017) Installation view, Bielefelder Kunstverein. Photograph by Philipp Ottendörfer

Exhibition Tours: Iman IssaLed by History of Art students from the University of Bristol

Saturday 24 February 2018, 2–3pm

Next week

Maeve Brennan, The Drift (2017) Installation view, Spike Island, Bristol. Courtesy of the artist. Photograph by Stuart Whipps

Study Day: How Do Artists and Arts Institutions Really Work?

Wednesday 28 February 2018, 10am–4pm

Laura Phillimore, Community project with Gordon Primary School (2016) Courtesy the artist

I Am Making ArtDream & Make

Saturday 3 March 2018, 2–5pm

 
Peros Bridge, Bristol. Image courtesy Bristol City Council: Know Your Place

Tour: The City as a MonumentPart of Bristol and Bath Residents Weekend

Saturday 3 March 2018, 2–3pm

More forthcoming events

Iman Issa, <I>Material for a sculpture commemorating a singer whose singing became a source of unity of disparate and often opposing forces</I>(2011) Photograph by Serkan Taycan

Exhibition Tour: Iman IssaLed by Polly Maxwell, Spike Island/UWE MA Curating student

Saturday 10 March 2018, 2–3pm

Image courtesy Dave Pearse

Test SpaceArt in Motion Homespun

10 to 25 March 2018

Discussion: Art and Its MaterialsLed by Johnny Golding, Professor of Philosophy and Fine Art at the Royal College of Art, London

Thursday 15 March 2018, 6–7.30pm

Greta Schiller’s documentary film <i>Paris was a Woman</i> (1996) Film still

Bristol Women’s Literature Festival LaunchFilm Screening and Discussion

Friday 16 March 2018, 6.30–8.30pm

Iman Issa <i>Material </i>(2017) Installation view, Bielefelder Kunstverein. Photograph by Philipp Ottendörfer

Exhibition Tours: Iman IssaLed by History of Art students from the University of Bristol

Saturday 17 March 2018, 2–3pm

Novel WritersPatrick Langley, Arkady

Thursday 22 March 2018, 6.30–8pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 23 March 2018, 10–11am

Courtesy Olivia Jones

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsOlivia Jones

Saturday 24 March 2018, 2–3pm

AUDINT <i>Dead Record Office </i> Art in General, New York (2011)

AUDINT Unsound: UndeadPart of Bristol New Music 2018

Friday 20 April 2018, 6–8pm

Live Performances: Elysia Crampton: Red Clouds, Coby Sey, Laurie & Olly and AUDINTPart of Bristol New Music 2018

Friday 20 April 2018, 8pm

AUDINT <i>Dead Record Office </i>MARTA Herford (2014)

Unsound : Undead: Readings and PerformancesWith Steve Goodman (Kode9), Eleni Ikoniadou, Toby Heys, Ayesha Hameed, Lee Gamble

Saturday 21 April 2018, 2–5pm

AUDINT <i>Dead Record Office </i> Art in General, New York (2011)

AUDINT Unsound: UndeadPart of Bristol New Music 2018

Saturday 21 April 2018, 12–5pm

AUDINT <i>Dead Record Office </i> Art in General, New York (2011)

AUDINT Unsound: UndeadPart of Bristol New Music 2018

Sunday 22 April 2018, 12–5pm

Visit Linda Brothwell in her studio at Spike Island during Open Studios. Photograph by Lisa Whiting (2017)

Spike Island Open Studios

Friday 4 May 2018, 6–9pm

Alex Cecchetti, Tamam Shud: The nameless dead on the staircase (2015) Commissioned by Fiorucci Art Trust, London

Exhibition: Alex Cecchetti At the Gates of the Music Palace

5 May to 8 July 2018

Zoë Paul, The Perma Perla Kraal Emporium (2017) Installation view at The Breeder, Athens. Courtesy The Breeder, Athens

Exhibition: Zoë PaulLa Perma-Perla Kraal Emporium

5 May to 8 July 2018

Visit Linda Brothwell in her studio at Spike Island during Open Studios. Photograph by Lisa Whiting (2017)

Spike Island Open Studios

Saturday 5 May 2018, 11am–5pm

Visit Linda Brothwell in her studio at Spike Island during Open Studios. Photograph by Lisa Whiting (2017)

Spike Island Open Studios

Sunday 6 May 2018, 11am–5pm

Visit Linda Brothwell in her studio at Spike Island during Open Studios. Photograph by Lisa Whiting (2017)

Spike Island Open Studios

Monday 7 May 2018, 11am–5pm

 
Paul Simon Richards <i>Quasi-Monte Carlo</i> (2017) Production still. Courtesy Paul Simon Richards and Arcade

Exhibition: Paul Simon RichardsQuasi-Monte Carlo

21 July to 23 September 2018