new exhibitions of contemporary art
September/October 2017

England

ARNOLFINI
16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA
0117 917 2300
www.arnolfini.org.uk
info@arnolfini.org.uk

Tue-Sun & Bank Hols 11-6

15 min walk from Bristol Temple Meads

27/9 - 24/12/2017
GRAYSON PERRY : THE MOST POPULAR
ART EXHIBITION EVER!
A major exhibition by Grayson Perry, one of the world’s most charismatic artists and astute commentators on contemporary society.


ASPEX
The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth PO1 3BF
023 9277 8080
www.aspex.org.uk
info@aspex.org.uk

Wed-Sun 11-4

Portsmouth Harbour Station / The Hard Interchange

1/10/2016 - 1/10/2017
CUT LOOSE :
ILSE BLACK
at Aspex Guildhall

16/6 - 3/9/2017
STEPHEN TURNER:
EVERYTHING COMES FROM THE EGG
Artwork created by the artist whilst residing in a wooden egg-shaped vessel.

19/7 - 17/9/2017
SHOORAH SHOORAH :
SIAN MCLACHLAN
Knotted jewellery from maker Sian McLachlan.

6/9 - 15/10/2017
SURFACE TENSION

15/9 - 26/11/2017
PLATFORM :
GRADUATE SHOWCASE

20/9 - 3/12/2017
MAKING SPACE IS 10 :
MAKING SPACE ASSOCIATE ARTISTS

19/10 - 28/11/2017
LOOK UP : JOURNEYS FESTIVAL INT.
NATALIA MICHALSKA AND MAJID DHANA


BLUECOAT
School Lane, Liverpool L1 3BX
0151 702 5324
www.thebluecoat.org.uk
info@thebluecoat.org.uk

Daily 10-6

Lime St Station / Liverpool Central Station

21/7 - 1/10/2017
ABACUS
Tom & Simon Bloor, Rhys Coren, Frances Disley, Kevin Hunt, Trine Lise Nedreaas, Emily Speed.


BRIGHTON MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Royal Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE
03000 290 900
www.brightonmuseums.org.uk
visitor.services@brighton-hove.gov.uk

Tue , Wed, Thu ,Fri, Sat & Sun 10-5, closed Mondays (open on Bank Hols)

Brighton Station (15 min walk)

14/3 - 10/12/2017
VISIONS OF THE ROYAL PAVILION
ESTATE

8/4 - 8/10/2017
CONSTABLE AND BRIGHTON

17/6/2017 - 8/1/2018
JANE AUSTEN BY THE SEA
Exploring Jane Austen’s relationship with coastal towns, and her life in Brighton.

20/7/2017 - 3/6/2018
MUSEUM OF TRANSOLOGY
It is the largest collection representing trans people in the UK.

30/9 - 5/11/2017
A KING'S APPETITE :
LAURA FORD


BROADWAY STUDIO & GALLERY
2 The Arcade, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3ES
01462 476110
www.broadway-letchworth.com
broadway@letchworth.com

Wed-Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4

35 minutes from London by train / Easy access from A1(M)

Sept + Oct
PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY
FOR MORE INFORMATION

22/9 - 5/11/2017
THE GARDEN CITY POSTCARD PROJECT
An exhibition of souvenir postcards documenting over a century of visitors to Letchworth, alongside new postcards of the town by contemporary artists.


DE LA WARR PAVILION
On the sea-front, Marina, Bexhill-On-Sea TN40 1DP
01424 229 111
www.dlwp.com
info@dlwp.com

Mon-Sun 10-6

Victoria - Bexhill / M25, A22 to Eastbourne, A271 to Bexhill

20/5 - 3/9/2017
SIMON PATTERSON :
SAFARI:EXHIBITION AS EXPEDITION
Objects drawn from Bexhill and Hastings Museums, interspersed with Patterson’s own work.

1/7 - 8/10/2017
ROY VOSS
Comprising collages of reinserted images and text from found postcards.


EAST GALLERY, NORWICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS
28-32 St Andrews Street, Norwich NR2 4AE
01603 886385
www.nua.ac.uk/thegallery
gallery@nua.ac.uk

Tue-Sat 12-5

Norwich Station

30/8 - 7/10/2017
'IN QUOTES': COLLAGE AND ASSEMBLAGE
IN CONTEMPORARY ART
Including work by Susan Hiller, Linder, John Stezaker, Cornelia Parker.


EASTSIDE PROJECTS
86 Heath Mill Lane, Birmingham B9 4AR
0121 771 1778
www.eastsideprojects.org
info@eastsideprojects.org

Wed-Sat 12-5

Birmingham New Street / Birmingham Moor Street

5/5/2016 - 31/12/2017
PARK LIFE
Nicolas Deshayes, Heather & Ivan Morison, Rosalie Schweiker, Richard Woods

15/9 - 16/12/2017
POLICY SHOW
Featuring: Teresa Cisneros, Christian Nyampeta, Ciara Phillips, Rehana Zaman


FACT, FOUNDATION FOR ART AND CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY
88 Wood St, Liverpool L1 4DQ
0151 707 4444
www.fact.co.uk
info@fact.co.uk

Tue-Sun 11-6, closed Mondays

Liverpool Lime Street

22/6 - 1/10/2017
THE NEW OBSERVATORY
Transforming FACT into an observatory for the 21st century. In collaboration with the Open Data Institute.


FIRSTSITE
Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester CO1 1JH
01206 577 067
www.firstsite.uk
info@firstsite.uk

Mon–Sun 10–5

Colchester Station

17/6 - 17/9/2017
ED GOLD : OTHER WORLDS
The work of Essex-based documentary photographer Ed Gold will be celebrated in a major exhibition.


FOCAL POINT GALLERY
The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1NB
01702 534 108
www.fpg.org.uk
focalpointgallery@southend.gov.uk

Wed-Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5

Southend Victoria Station / Southend Central Station

23/9 - 23/12/2017
HILARY LLOYD
Focal Point Gallery presents an exhibition of newly commissioned work by the British artist Hilary Lloyd.


THEGALLERY
Arts University Bournemouth, Wallisdown, Poole BH12 5HH
01202 363 351
www.aub.ac.uk/campus/thegallery
gallery@aub.ac.uk

Mon–Thur 9–5, Fri 9-4 & Sat 9-1

Bus No. 6 from Bournemouth Station

4/9 - 9/11/2017
SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER
A selection of work from the 2017 graduating cohorts of the Arts University Bournemouth, featuring the disciplines of art, design, media, and performance.


GLYNDEBOURNE
Lewes, East Sussex BN8 5UU
01273 812 321
www.nickhornby.com

Open by appoinment

20/5/2017 - 1/3/2018
NICK HORNBY :
SCULPTURE (1504-2017)
Monumental sculptures in the grounds of Glyndebourne aiming to create meeting points between digital technologies and the legacies of sculpture.


GRAND UNION
19 Minerva Works, Fazeley Street, Birmingham B5 5RS
0121 643 9079
www.grand-union.org.uk
info@grand-union.org.uk

Wed - Sat 12 - 5pm

Birmingham Moor St Station

1/9 - 18/11/2017
SUSIE GREEN :
PLEASURE IS A WEAPON
Pleasure is a Weapon is the first UK solo exhibition by artist Susie Green. She works in a range of media across sculpture, performance and painting.


HASTINGS MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY
John's Place, Hastings TN34 1ET
01424 451 052
http://www.hmag.org.uk/events/details?event=10272

Apr-Oct: Tue-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-5 / Nov-Mar: Tue-Sat 10-4

10 mins from Hastings Station

1/9 - 12/11/2017
MASLEN & MEHRA :
CASH, CLASH & CLIMATE
Major new political sculpture installation by Maslen & Mehra.


HAUSER & WIRTH SOMERSET
Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton BA10 0NL
01749 814 060
www.hauserwirthsomerset.com
somerset@hauserwirth.com

Tue-Sun 10-5

27/5 - 10/9/2017
RASHID JOHNSON :
STRANGER
Created as a result of his Bruton residency, Johnson’s installation, painting, sculpture and drawing will unfold through all five gallery spaces.

30/9/2017 - 1/1/2018
RITA ACKERMANN :
TURNING AIR BLUE

30/9/2017 - 1/1/2018
JOSEPHSOHN & PETER MÄRKLI :
A CONJUNCTION


THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD
Gallery Walk, Wakefield WF1 5AW
01924 247 360
www.hepworthwakefield.org
hello@hepworthwakefield.org

Tues-Sun 10-5

By Road M1/A61

to 1/1/2018
MASTERPIECES : HEPWORTH & MOORE

25/2/2017 - 1/1/2018
APPROACHING THUNDER : 1940S BRITISH
PRINTS AND DRAWINGS

25/2/2017 - 1/1/2018
GYÖRGY GORDON : FROM HUNGARY
TO YORKSHIRE, 1924-2005

1/7 - 8/10/2017
HOWARD HODGKIN :
PAINTING INDIA

20/10/2017 - 28/1/2018
ALINA SZAPOCZNIKOW :
HUMAN LANDSCAPES
The first UK retrospective of Polish artist Alina Szapocznikow (1926 - 1973).


UNIVERSITY OF HERTFORDSHIRE GALLERIES
Art and Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield AL10 9AB
01707 285395
www.uharts.co.uk
uhgalleries@herts.ac.uk

Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 9.30-3.30

Hatfield / College Lane

7/10 - 8/11/2017
JANETTE PARRIS :
HATFIELD CONVERSATIONS


HOME
2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M1 5NH
0161 200 1500
www.homemcr.org

Tue-Sat 12-8, Sun 12-6

21/10/2017 - 7/1/2018
GROUP EXHIBITION :
THE RETURN OF MEMORY
Group show of new commissions and existing work to mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution


IKON GALLERY
Brindleyplace, 1 Oozells Square, Birmingham B1 2HS
0121 248 0708
www.ikon-gallery.org

Tue-Sun 11-5

New Street Station

10/6 - 3/9/2017
SIDNEY NOLAN

16/6 - 3/9/2017
SHEELA GOWDA

13/9 - 26/11/2017
PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST:
KÄTHE KOLLWITZ
Drawing and prints

13/9 - 26/11/2017
SOFIA HULTÉN : HERE’S THE ANSWER,
WHAT’S THE QUESTION
Sculptures, installations and film

13/9 - 26/11/2017
ANNA MOLKSA :
HE WEAVERS
Film


JAMES HOCKEY & FOYER GALLERIES
University for the, Creative Arts, Falkner Rd, Farnham GU9 7DS
01252 722441
www.uca.ac.uk/galleries
culturalprogramme@uca.ac.uk

Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4

Farnham Station

1/9 - 22/9/2017
DIGITAL FILM AND SCREEN ARTS
James Hockey Gallery

1/9 - 7/10/2017
REVOLVER
Foyer Gallery

26/9 - 13/10/2017
PLAYBACK
James Hockey Gallery

14/10 - 2/12/2017
DAVID BLACKMORE
Foyer Gallery

14/10/2017 - 10/1/2018
TRANSCRIPTION : ILLUSTRATION AND
DOCUMENTARY MATERIALISM
James Hockey Gallery


JERWOOD GALLERY
Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW
01424 728377
www.jerwoodgallery.org
info@jerwoodgallery.org

Tue-Sun, 11-5 and Bank Holiday Mondays

15-20 min walk from Hastings Station / 10 min bus ride from Hastings Station

10/3 - 3/9/2017
HEYWOOD & CONDIE :
HEAD LAND
This courtyard installation takes the form of a magical-realist landscape portrait of Hastings. The artistic duo will create a fantastical, hybrid world where sculpted, cartoonesque land and seascapes collide with a carefully constructed botanical ecosystem.

24/5 - 10/9/2017
JEAN COOKE :
DELIGHT IN THE THING SEEN

10/6 - 10/9/2017
KATH THOMPSON :
YESTERDAY AND TOMORROW

14/6 - 15/10/2017
QUENTIN BLAKE :
THE ONLY WAY TO TRAVEL

16/9 - 15/10/2017
STEPHEN TURNER :
EVERYTHING COMES FROM THE EGG
This exhibition celebrates Stephen Turner's tour of the Exbury Egg around towns and cities in the UK, and is the last chance to view this extraordinary artwork.

21/10/2017 - 7/1/2018
PAULA REGO :
THE BOY WHO LOVED THE SEA
The Boy Who Loved the Sea and Other Stories will bring together works inspired by the sea and stories that we know and love, all with Rego's signature dark twist


JOHN HANSARD GALLERY
University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ
023 8059 2158
www.hansardgallery.org.uk
info@hansardgallery.org.uk

Tue-Fri 11-5, Sat 11-4

M3 / A33 / BR

Sept + Oct
PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY


KARST
22 George Place, Plymouth PL1 3NY
01752 222 676
www.karst.org.uk
info@karst.org.uk

Wed-Sat 11-5

15/7 - 2/9/2017
PLYMOUTH CONTEMPORARY 2017

22/9 - 18/11/2017
CLAIRE FONTAINE :
WE THE PEOPLE ARE THE WORK
Claire Fontaine has produced a series of new works tackling the questions of morality, agency and freedom of speech through illuminated text in the space.


LEEDS ART GALLERY
The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AA
0113 378 5350
www.leeds.gov.uk/artgallery
art.gallery@leeds.gov.uk

Tue-Sat 10-5, Sun 11-3. Admission FREE

Leeds station 10 min walk

13/10/2017 - 21/1/2018
ARTIST ROOMS : JOSEPH BEUYS
Leeds Art Gallery reopening programme commissioned by Lothar Götz. Plus new collection displays featuring new acquisitions by Martine Syms and Alison Wilding RA


MANCHESTER ART GALLERY
Mosley St, Manchester M2 3JL
0161 235 8888
www.manchesterartgallery.org

10-5pm 7 days per week. Open til 9pm Thursdays.

Metrolink tram to St Peter’s Square / Metrolink tram to Mosley Street

3/11/2016 - 5/11/2017
MARY QUANT : FASHION ICON

from 19 May
SOUTH ASIAN DESIGN


MK GALLERY
900 Midsummer Blvd, Milton Keynes MK9 3QA
01908 676 900
www.mkgallery.org
info@mkgallery.org
Only 30 mins by rail from London Euston

During 2017
CITY CLUB
A programme of new art, performances, family activities, happenings and talks inspired by the original cultural plans for Milton Keynes.


MORENA DI LUNA
3 Adelaide Crescent, Hove BN3 2JD

www.maureenpaley.com
info@maureenpaley.com

Sat & Sun 12-6 only

8/7 - 15/10/2017
PAULO NIMER PJOTA :
THE HISTORY IN REPEAT MODE - SYMBOL


NEW ART CENTRE
Roche Court, East Winterslow, Salisbury SP5 1BG
01980 862244
www.sculpture.uk.com
nac@sculpture.uk.com

Open every day of the year 11am-4pm, free admission

London Waterloo to Salisbury or Andover

8/7 - 17/9/2017
ANDREA ZITTEL :
THE FLAT FIELD WORKS
A major body of recent work comprising sculptures, textiles and gouaches

23/9 - 26/11/2017
TOBY ZIEGLER :
SLAVE
New sculpture and painting inspired by Matisse


THE NEW ART GALLERY WALSALL
Gallery Square, Walsall WS2 8LG
01922 654 400
www.thenewartgallerywalsall.org.uk
info@thenewartgallerywalsall.org.uk

Tue–Sat 10–5, Sun 12-4. Closed Mon.

2 min walk from Walsall Station

1/3/2017 - 25/2/2018
PEOPLE'S CHOICE

26/5 - 3/9/2017
RACHEL GOODYEAR :
CATCHING SIGHT
Hinting at a world of the unconscious mind

26/5 - 3/9/2017
SOHEILA SOKHANVARI :
HEART OF GLASS
Weaving layers of political histories with bizarre and humorous narratives

22/7 - 10/12/2017
SEVEN KINDS OF MAGIC

29/7 - 24/9/2017
PROMISCUOUS COLLABORATION
ARTIST TEACHER SCHEME 2017

11/8 - 19/11/2017
BARBARA NICHOLLS :
SEDIMENTARY FLOW

22/9/2017 - 14/1/2018
LEGACIES : JMW TURNER AND
CONTEMPORARY ART PRACTICE


NN CONTEMPORARY ART
Number Nine Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP
01604 638 944
www.nncontemporaryart.org
info@nncontemporaryart.org

Wed-Sat 11-6pm

Northampton

20/7 - 30/9/2017
JASMINA CIBIC :
TOPICAL DEVICES
Solo exhibition by artist Jasmina Cibic

13/10 - 21/10/2017
ROMANA SCHMALISCH :
MOBILE CINEMA
Performance: 13 October 2017, 7pm


NORTHERN GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY ART
c/o National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland SR6 0GL
0191 515 5555
www.ngca.co.uk
ngca@sunderland.ac.uk

NGCA is currently relocating to the University of Sunderland

10 min walk from St Peter's Metro / 20 min walk from Sunderland Station

to 2017
NORTHERN GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY
ART IS CURRENTLY RELOCATING
Opening a new space in 2017.

24/6 - 8/10/2017
CHAD MCCAIL : LIARS OF EARTH
Shown in the UK for the first time, Chad McCail presents his monumental 100-foot long monochrome drawing, Liars of Earth.


NORWICH CASTLE MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Castle Mound, Norwich NR1 3JU
01603 493 625 / 01603 493 648
www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk
museums@norfolk.gov.uk

Mon-Sat 10-4.30, Sun 1-4.30

Train Stn 10 mins walk, Bus Stn 5 mins

24/9/2016 - 22/9/2017
NORFOLK CONTEMPORARY ART SOCIETY:
SIXTY YEARS ON

29/7 - 1/10/2017
NELSON & NORFOLK
A landmark exhibition celebrating Admiral Lord Nelson and his relationship with the county of his birth

23/9/2017 - 25/3/2018
WE CAME HERE TO CONQUER
Eleven artists respond to the Castle's print collection

21/10/2017 - 7/1/2018
REMBRANDT : LIGHTENING THE DARKNESS


NOTTINGHAM CONTEMPORARY
Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB
0115 948 9750
www.nottinghamcontemporary.org
info@nottinghamcontemporary.org

Tue-Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5. Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays

Tram: Lace Market / 5 min walk from Nottingham Station

16/9 - 26/11/2017
STATES OF AMERICA
A major exhibition from over three decades of America photography, featuring iconic urban images that span from coast to coast.


OUTPOST
10b Wensum St, Tombland, Norwich NR3 1HR
01603 612 428
www.norwichoutpost.org
questions@norwichoutpost.org

Thu-Sun, 12-6

10 mins from Norwich BR

8/9 - 1/10/2017
JENNA BLISS :
POISON THE CURE


PLYMOUTH ARTS CENTRE
38 Looe Street, Plymouth PL4 0EB
01752 206 114
www.plymouthartscentre.org
info@plymouthartscentre.org

Galleries, Box Office & Shop: Tue–Sat 1–8.30

7/7 - 2/9/2017
DAVID BLANDY AND LARRY ACHIAMPONG :
FINDING FANON SEQUENCE

4/9 - 22/9/2017
SARAH FORREST :
RECITAL
Narrative driven work that playfully explores theory and perception.

22/9 - 18/11/2017
CIARA PHILLIPS :
WE THE PEOPLE ARE THE WORK
Opening up the gallery as a working print studio, exploring social and political issues.


THE GALLERY, PLYMOUTH COLLEGE OF ART
Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place, Plymouth PL4 8AT
01752 203 434
plymouthart.ac.uk/gallery/upcoming-exhibitions
exhibitions@pca.ac.uk

Mon-Fri 9-5, Sat 10-1. FREE admission

Plymouth Rail Station

22/9 - 18/11/2017
WE THE PEOPLE ARE THE WORK
A major visual arts project in Plymouth that will explore ideas
of power, protest and the public curated by Simon Morrissey


READING INTERNATIONAL
University of Reading,, 1 Earley Gate, Whiteknights Rd, Reading RG6 6AT
0118 378 5829
www.readinginternational.org
info@readinginternational.org

Please see website for the location and opening hours of each event

Reading train station

7/10 - 11/11/2017
ABEL AUER, ROCHELLE GOLDBERG, VEIT
LAURENT KURZ, STEFAN TCHEREPNIN
An installation by Auer at The Rising Sun and a project by Goldberg, Kurz and Tcherepnin at South St Arts Centre.

7/10/2017 - 27/1/2018
'THE CRITIC AS ARTIST'
curated by Michael Bracewell and Andrew Hunt.


SITE GALLERY
1 Brown St, Sheffield S1 2BS
0114 281 2077
www.sitegallery.org
info@sitegallery.org

Tues-Sat 11-5.30

2 mins from bus & train stations

Summer 2017
OFF-SITE


SPIKE ISLAND
133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX
0117 929 2266
www.spikeisland.org.uk
admin@spikeisland.org.uk

Tues-Sun 12-5 During Exhibitions

Bristol Temple Meads / 506 to Cumberland Road

8/7 - 17/9/2017
TESSA LYNCH :
L-SHAPED ROOM
New works by the Glasgow-based artist including sculpture and performance.

8/7 - 17/9/2017
MAEVE BRENNAN :
THE DRIFT
Major new film commission by the London and Beirut-based artist.

30/9 - 17/12/2017
KIM YONG-IK


THE TETLEY
Hunslet Road, Leeds LS10 1JQ
0113 320 2323
www.thetetley.org
info@thetetley.org

Galleries: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun 10am-5pm; Weds 10am-8pm

12/8 - 29/10/2017
50 YEARS OF LEEDS WEST INDIAN
CARNIVAL

12/8 - 29/10/2017
JOSEPH BUCKLEY :
BROTHERHOOD TAPESTRY


THE WHITWORTH
The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6ER
0161 275 7450
www.whitworth.manchester.ac.uk
whitworth@manchester.ac.uk

Mon-Sun 10-5, Thur 10-9

to 3/9/2017
SUSAN HEFUNA : TOGATHER
Performance 9 July, 2-5pm, free.
Part of MIF17.

to 17/9/2017
GRAHAM EATOUGH & STEPHEN SUTCLIFFE
: NO END TO ENDERBY


WYSING ARTS CENTRE
Fox Road, Bourn, Cambridge CB23 2TX
01954 718881
www.wysingartscentre.org
info@wysingartscentre.org

Daily 12-5 during exhibitions

No. 18 bus from Cambridge City Centre

8/10 - 19/11/2017
FLORENCE PEAKE & TAI SHANI :
ANDROMEDAN SAD GIRL
The first major collaborative exhibition by artists Florence Peake and Tai Shani.


YORKSHIRE SCULPTURE PARK
West Bretton, Wakefield WF4 4LG
01924 832 631
www.ysp.co.uk
info@ysp.co.uk

Grounds 10-6, Galleries 10-5

1 mile from M1 junction 38 / Wakefield Westgate

4/3 - 3/9/2017
TONY CRAGG: A RARE CATEGORY OF
OBJECTS
The biggest UK exhibition to date by leading sculptor Tony Cragg.

13/4 - 3/9/2017
TREASURES REVEALED

27/5 - 3/9/2017
TREAD SOFTLY

16/6 - 17/9/2017
ALICE PATTULLO : OF HOUSE AND HOME
Alice Pattullo takes inspiration from house and home

15/7 - 29/10/2017
RANA BEGUM


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