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Events and exhibitions

Today

Photograph by Dave Sturdy

Residency: Sian Norris

2 January to 30 April 2017

Mary Paterson

Residency: Mary Paterson

3 January to 31 March 2017

Lubaina Himid <i>Naming the Money</i> (2004) Courtesy Hollybush Gardens

Lubaina HimidNavigation Charts

20 January to 26 March 2017

Courtesy Test Space International and Volkskammer, Berlin

Test SpaceSkye 2

11 to 26 March 2017

 

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 24 March 2017, 10–11am

This week

Lubaina Himid <i>Drowned Orchard: Secret Boatyard </i> (2014) Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens. Photograph by Denise Swanson

Exhibition Tour: Lubaina HimidLed by Dr Elizabeth Robles

Saturday 25 March 2017, 2–3pm

More forthcoming events

Novel WritersDavid Keenan This is Memorial Device

Thursday 30 March 2017, 6.30–8pm

Andrea Luka ZimmermanCommon Ground

8 April to 18 June 2017

Creative writing workshop for adultsRewriting Fiction

Saturday 8 April 2017, 1–3pm

Giles Round <i>We live in the office</i> (2016) Installation view, The Architecture Gallery, RIBA Photograph by Sophie Mutevelian

Giles RoundThey bow. Curtain. No applause.

8 April to 18 June 2017

Courtesy Freight Design

Novel WritersGillian Best The Last Wave

Thursday 20 April 2017, 6.30–8pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 21 April 2017, 10–11am

Open Studios (2016) photograph by Max McClure

Spike Island Open2017

28 April to 1 May 2017

(Un)CommonAndrea Luka Zimmerman

Saturday 29 April 2017, 2–5pm

Clockwise from top left: Amy Key; Eley Williams (courtesy Idil Sukan); Ben Gwalchmai; Sian Norris (courtesy Dave Sturdy)

Sian Norris: Literary Salon

Saturday 29 April 2017, 2.30–4.30pm

Test SpaceMay Day May Day All Works Will Be Shown

29 April to 2 July 2017

Giles Round <i>We Live in the Office</i>(2016) Installation view, The Architecture Gallery, RIBA Photograph by Sophie Mutevelian

In Conversation: Giles Round and Lucia Pietroiusti

Thursday 4 May 2017, 6.30–8pm

Giles Round<I> We live in the office</I> (2016) Installation view, The Architecture Gallery, RIBA Photograph by Sophie Mutevelian

Exhibition Tour: Giles Round, They bow. Curtain. No applause.Led by Carmen Juliá, curator

Saturday 6 May 2017, 2–3pm

Tom Marshman, image courtesy Ibolya Feher

Talking Objects

Saturday 6 May 2017, 2–6pm

Exploding the University, Art and Graft Movement (2016) Image by Rachel Williams

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsConway and Young

Saturday 13 May 2017, 2–3pm

Andrea Luka Zimmerman <i>Estate</i> (2012) Production still, courtesy the artist and Fugitive Images. Photograph courtesy Briony Campbell

Exhibition Tour: Andrea Luka Zimmerman, Common GroundLed by Melissa Mean

Saturday 13 May 2017, 2–3pm

Tim Dee,  photograph by Claire Spottiswoode

Writer's Talk: Tim Dee

Thursday 18 May 2017, 6.30–8pm

Baby Art Hour, photograph courtesy Zoe Moyden

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 19 May 2017, 10–11am

Courtesy the artist and Fugitive Images

Common WealthAndrea Luka Zimmerman

Saturday 20 May 2017, 12–5pm

Photograph courtesy Taylor Kalambayi

Novel WritersJJ Bola, No Place to Call Home

Thursday 25 May 2017, 6.30–8pm

Novel WritersLuke Kennard The Transition

Thursday 25 May 2017, 6.30–8pm

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsAmy Gough and Benjamin Jones, Graduate Fellows

Saturday 27 May 2017, 2–3pm

Talk: Charlie Fox, This Young Monster

Tuesday 30 May 2017, 6.30pm

<i>Cumul I </i> (1969) Marble. Collection Musée national d’art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris

Discussion: Art and Its MaterialsLed by Katrina Mitcheson, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, UWE

Thursday 1 June 2017, 6–7.30pm

The Collect, I am Making Art (2013) Spike Island

I am Making ArtTheatrical Type

Saturday 3 June 2017, 2–6pm

Alex Cecchetti <i>Conversation of the Arrows Duet</i> (2017) With Pauline Simon, Grand Union, Birmingham. Photograph by Dani Bower

Performance: Alex Cechetti

Saturday 3 June 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

Baby Art Hour, photograph courtesy Zoe Moyden

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 16 June 2017, 10–11am

Andrea Luka Zimmerman, <I>TAŞKAFA, Stories of the Street</I> (2013) Video still. Courtesy the artist and Fugitive Images.

In CommonAndrea Luka Zimmerman

Saturday 17 June 2017, 2–8pm

Maeve Brennan, Production still (2017)

Maeve BrennanThe Drift

8 July to 17 September 2017

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

Tessa Lynchsolo exhibition

8 July to 17 September 2017