Spike Island

Events and exhibitions

Today

Maeve Brennan, <i>The Drift </i>(2017) Film still

Maeve BrennanThe Drift

8 July to 17 September 2017

Tessa Lynch <I>Umbrella (remembered)</I> (2016) Steel, weaving thread. Photograph by Max Slaven

Tessa LynchL-Shaped Room

8 July to 17 September 2017

 
Tessa Lynch <i>Stance</i> (2016) Performance with Jenny Richards and Rhona Warwick Patterson. Photograph by Stuart McIntyre

Performance and In Conversation: Tessa Lynch

Thursday 17 August 2017, 6.30–8pm

This week

Ben Rowe <i>Lost in Time and Space; Beacon </i> (2017) Courtesy the artist

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsBen Rowe

Saturday 19 August 2017, 2–3pm

More forthcoming events

Bristol Bronze Club at Old Market manor (2016) Photograph by Paul Blakemore

Bronze Casting Workshop with Ore and Ingot

25 to 27 August 2017, 10am–5pm

<i>The Separate System</i> (2017) Film still. Courtesy Katie Davies

Film Screening: The Separate SystemIntroduced by Katie Davies

Thursday 31 August 2017, 6.30–8pm

Image courtesy Mary Paterson, photograph by Ellen Friis

Mary Paterson and Genevieve Maxwell: A Walk of View (she began to dissolve)

Saturday 2 September 2017, 12–1pm

Image courtesy Mary Paterson, photograph by Ellen Friis

Mary Paterson and Genevieve Maxwell: A Walk of View (she began to dissolve)

Saturday 2 September 2017, 3–4pm

Image courtesy Emily Robinson

Test SpaceSpike Island Volunteers’ Exhibition Threads

8 to 17 September 2017

Photograph by Max McClure

Bristol Doors Open Day 2017

9 to 10 September 2017, 10am–4pm

Discussion: Art and Its MaterialsLed by John Ó Maoilearca, Professor of Film and TV at Kingston University

Thursday 14 September 2017, 6–7.30pm

Baby Art Hour at Spike Island

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 15 September 2017, 10–11am

Margaret Salmon <i>Eglantine</i> (2016) Film still

Film Screening and Q&A: Margaret Salmon Eglantine

Saturday 16 September 2017, 6.30–8pm

Jackie Raynal, Deux Fois (1968) Exhibition view, The Inoperative Community (2015/16) curated by Dan Kidner. Photograph by Mark Blower

The Artists’ Feature Film with Dan Kidner

Saturday 16 September 2017, 10am–5pm

Novel WritersEley Williams Attrib. and other stories

Thursday 21 September 2017, 6.30–8pm

Kim Yong-Ik <i>Closer … Come Closer …</i>(2016) Installation view, Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea. Photograph by Nathing Studio. Courtesy Ilmin Museum of Art, Seoul and Kukje Gallery, Seoul

Kim Yong-IkSolo exhibition

30 September to 17 December 2017

Courtesy Mark Samsworth

Test SpaceStollen (All I Want For Christmas)

30 September to 15 October 2017

Image courtesy Jane Porter

Bring Your Baby Tour

Thursday 5 October 2017, 11am–12pm

Kelly M. O'Brien, <i>Object Impermanence No. 2 </i> (2016) paper and thread

I am Making ArtMending / Tending

Saturday 7 October 2017, 2–6pm

 

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 20 October 2017, 10–11am