new exhibitions of contemporary art
March/April 2018

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

See website for details
EXHIBITION PROGRAMME RESUMES IN THE
SPRING


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

7/2 - 15/4/2018
POSTCARDS FROM MY NEIGHBOURHOOD

7/2 - 22/4/2018
ARTIST SHOWCASE: MIESJE CHAFER

18/3/2018
PABE: PORTSMOUTH ARTIST BOOK EVENT
A one-day participatory event exploring artist’s books

30/3 - 10/6/2018
THE ENDLESS VILLAGE :
GENERAL PUBLIC
Central to this exhibition is a science fiction satire set in an imagined future, post-Brexit Britain


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

Daily 11-6

Lime St Station / Liverpool Central Station

13/10/2017 - 8/4/2018
IN THE PEACEFUL DOME
In the Peaceful Dome brings together historic and contemporary art, new commissions and archival material, to set up conversations across time.

27/4 - 24/6/2018
EMMA SMITH :
EUPHONIA


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

Tue-Sun 10-5 (open on Bank Hols)

Brighton

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

to 3 June
JOHN PIPER’S BRIGHTON AQUATINTS

28/4 - 2/9/2018
ARTIST ROOMS | GILBERT & GEORGE


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

Letchworth Garden City / Easy access from A1(M)

9/2 - 22/4/2018
KATE TERRY : A SYSTEM OF PARALLELS
Site-specific thread installation, sculpture and painting.


CARL FREEDMAN GALLERY
Union Crescent, Margate .
020 7684 8890
www.carlfreedman.com
info@carlfreedman.com

See website for details
GALLERY RELOCATING TO MARGATE IN
2018


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

20/1 - 29/4/2018
CAROLINE ACHAINTRE :
FANTOMAS

24/2 - 3/6/2018
TAMAR GUIMARÃES AND KASPER AKHØJ
'I blew on Mr Greenhill’s main joints with a very ‘hot’ breath'


DEPARTURE LOUNGE AT THE STOREFRONT
64 Bute St, Luton LU1 2EY

https://asyouchange.co.uk/projects/the-storefront/
matthew@departure-lounge.org.uk

13.00 - 18.00 Thurs - Sat

Luton Town Centre

22/2 - 30/6/2018
KAROLINA LEBEK : WATRA
Lebek investigates her Polish Lemko heritage through performance, sculpture & folk-song.

22/2 - 30/6/2018
DOMINIC FROM LUTON
Dominic from Luton looks back at 20 years of creative labour in Luton.


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

9/3 - 28/4/2018
A PLACE IN THE WORLD


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

1/12/2017 - 4/5/2018
EASTSIDE PROJECTS IS CLOSED!
Currently closed due to refurbishment work. Opening to the public in May 2018.


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 Central / Liverpool Lime Street

22/2 - 4/3/2018
KATIE DAVIES : THE SEPARATE SYSTEM

22/3 - 17/6/2018
STATES OF PLAY : ROLEPLAY REALITY


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

20/1 - 22/4/2018
PAUL ANTHONY HARFORD :
OTHER VOICES OTHER ROOMS
Focal Point Gallery is pleased to present the first solo exhibition of artist Paul Anthony Harford.

20/1 - 22/4/2018
ALEXANDRA LEYKAUF :
CAPRONA
Alexandra Leykauf presents a series of research outcomes.


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

15/2 - 19/4/2018
ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS: EVOLUTION
This exhibition explores how the innovative studio has evolved its design processes to create some of the most distinctive and creative buildings in the world.


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

2/2 - 21/4/2018
DEEPER IN THE PYRAMID : A SOLO
PROJECT BY MELANIE JACKSON
Deeper in the Pyramid: a solo project by Melanie Jackson


GRUNDY ART GALLERY
Queen St, Blackpool FY1 1PU
01253 478 170
www.grundyartgallery.com
grundyartgallery@blackpool.gov.uk

Tue-Sat 10-5

Blackpool North Station 5 min walk

20/1 - 3/3/2018
PRINTS FROM THE GRUNDY COLLECTION

20/1 - 3/3/2018
OPEN
Showcasing artworks by artists of all ages, living and working on the Fylde Coast including audio, video, painting, sculpture, textiles and ceramics

24/3 - 23/6/2018
ROY VOSS : THE WAY THINGS ARE


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

Tue-Sun 10-5

20/1 - 7/5/2018
THE LAND WE LIVE IN –
THE LAND WE LEFT BEHIND


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

Mon-Sun 10-5

By Road M1/A61

2/12/2017 - 5/7/2018
DAUGHTERS OF NECESSITY :
SERENA KORDA & WAKEFIELD'S CERAMICS

12/1 - 3/6/2018
SCHOOL PRINTS

16/2 - 3/6/2018
ANTHONY MCCALL :
SOLID LIGHT WORKS
A major survey of the work of Anthony McCall.


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

17/3 - 5/5/2018
BEYOND THE BATTLEFIELDS :
KÄTHE BUCHLER
Käthe Buchler’s Photographs of Germany in the Great War


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

Tue-Sat 12-8, Sun 12-6

Deansgate

10/2 - 31/3/2018
NOOR AFSHAN MIRZA & BRAD BUTLER :
THE SCAR
A new fiction film installation by Noor Afshan Mirza & Brad Butln

21/4 - 10/6/2018
LOUIS HENDERSON: OVERTURES
HOME presents a major new co- commission and solo exhibition from award-winning artist Louis Henderson.


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

Tue-Sun 11-5

New Street Station

6/12/2017 - 11/3/2018
THOMAS BOCK
Drawings, paintings and photographs by convict artist Thomas Bock (c.1793 - 1855).

6/12/2017 - 11/3/2018
EDMUND CLARK :
IN PLACE OF HATE

21/3 - 3/6/2018
RIE NAKAJIMA : CYCLIC

21/3 - 10/6/2018
LANGLANDS & BELL : INTERNET GIANTS:
MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE
Relief sculptures, installations and portraits by artists Langlands & Bell.


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

27/1 - 24/3/2018
EUGENE PALMER :
DIDN'T IT RAIN: NEW PAINTINGS

13/4 - 12/5/2018
WHEN OUR LIPS SPEAK TOGETHER :
NEW WORK BY FINE ART, UCA FARNHAM
When Our Lips Speak Together is a group exhibition of BA, MA and D2D Fine Art students, that addresses the constructed nature of identity in the digital age. Th


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

Tue-Sun & Bank Hol Mons 11-5

Hastings / from Hastings Station

27/1 - 15/4/2018
GUS CUMMINS: OFF THE WALL
An expansive retrospective by Royal Academician who has made Hastings his home.

21/4 - 8/7/2018
PAUL FEILER: ONE HUNDRED YEARS
The first major retrospective since the artist’s death.

21/4 - 8/7/2018
BALRAJ KHANNA: THE WALL OF SMALL IS
BEAUTIFUL
Khanna’s new, jewel-like paintings will be on display together for the very first time.


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

Wed-Sat 11-5

2/3 - 7/4/2018
ASSEMBLED SPACES
Group exhibition featuring Tine Bay Lührssen, Nina Brauhauser and Ilka Helmig exploring imaginary physical space through photography, drawing and installation.


KETTLE'S YARD GALLERY
Castle St, Cambridge CB3 0AQ
01223 748 100
www.kettlesyard.co.uk
mail@kettlesyard.cam.ac.uk

Tue-Sun 11-5

Cambridge station / By road - From South: M11 exit at juncti

10/2 - 6/5/2018
ACTIONS. THE IMAGE OF THE WORLD CAN
BE DIFFERENT
Opening exhibition for the new Kettle's Yard, including 38 artists inspired by a letter written by Naum Gabo


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

Ongoing
LOTHAR GÖTZ : XANADU
A new permanent commission. Plus collection displays featuring recent acquisitions by Hilary Lloyd, Martine Syms and Alison Wilding RA.

1/2/2018 - 20/5/2019
ANNE HARDY : FALLING AND WALKING
(2017)
The Sculpture Collections


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

Daily 10-5 (Thu til 9pm)

Manchester Picadilly / Metrolink tram to Mosley Street

19/1 - 29/4/2018
SYLVIA PANKHURST: WORKING WOMEN
In the centenary year for Women’s Suffrage in Britain – when women over 30 got the right to vote for the first time, we are showing a selection of paintings.

23/2 - 7/10/2018
KATE HAYWOOD

23/2/2018 - 6/1/2019
ANNIE SWYNNERTON :
PAINTING LIGHT AND HOPE

from 16 March
AND BREATHE

23/3 - 22/7/2018
SONIA BOYCE


MK GALLERY
900 Midsummer Blvd, Milton Keynes MK9 3QA
01908 676 900
www.mkgallery.org
info@mkgallery.org
Milton Keynes Central

During 2018
CITY CLUB
A programme of new art, performances, family activities, happenings and talks inspired by the original cultural plans for Milton Keynes.


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

Daily 11-4

London Waterloo to Salisbury or Andover

17/2 - 29/4/2018
IAN STEPHENSON
Works by one of the most important artists of the 1960s

28/2 - 29/4/2018
JOHN HUBBARD: A CELEBRATION
PAINTINGS IN THE ARTISTS HOUSE
A display to coincide with the launch of the monograph on the painters work


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

12/1 - 22/4/2018
THE NATIONAL GALLERY MASTERPIECE
TOUR 2018

2/2 - 6/5/2018
WILDERNESS

2/2 - 6/5/2018
ARTIST ROOMS : VIJA CELMINS

2/2 - 3/6/2018
MIKE NELSON : LIONHEART

20/2 - 13/5/2018
ARTISTS' STUDIO: LEAH CARLESS

17/3 - 2/12/2018
ARTISTS IN FOCUS

17/3 - 2/12/2018
CORNELIA PARKER :
THIRTY PIECES OF SILVER (2015)


NN CONTEMPORARY ART
Number Nine Guildhall Road, Northampton NN1 1DP
01604 638944
www.nncontemporaryart.org
info@nncontemporaryart.org

Wed-Sat 11-6pm

Northampton

13/1 - 3/3/2018
OPEN EXHIBITION
Launch event, 12 January 2018
Selected by Kaavous Clayton, Jules Devonshire & Roxy Walsh

7/4 - 16/6/2018
DYLAN FOX :
A MANIPULATION OF TERMS

19/4/2018
IN ANOTHER PLACE
CVAN East Midlands Annual Event: Another World Is Possible
NN Contemporary Art & The University of Northampton


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

24/3 - 13/5/2018
FIONA CRISP: MATERIAL SIGHT
Material Sight is a new, large-scale commission that uses photography, moving image and sound to approach the material environments where experiments that challenge the limits of our imagination are carried out.


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

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

10/2 - 3/6/2018
THE SQUARE BOX ON THE HILL

14/4 - 11/11/2018
VISIBLE WOMEN
An exhibition showcasing work from the contemporary collection made by women.


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

16/12/2017 - 4/3/2018
FROM EAR TO EAR TO EYE
Sounds and Stories of the Arab World

24/3 - 7/5/2018
YE FUNA: FROM HAND TO HAND
A show exploring the effects of popular/digital culture.

24/3 - 24/6/2018
LINDER STERLING: THE HOUSE OF FAME
Part Linder retrospective, part constellation of her influences.


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

9/2 - 4/3/2018
JAMES ROLLO

23/3 - 15/4/2018
LOTTE SCOTT


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

2/2 - 18/3/2018
SARA BOWLER :
LOOE STREET DETECTIVES
Research of the historic Plymouth Arts Centre site and the people who lived there.


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

7/2 - 22/3/2018
SUKI DHANDA : RACE,
PLACE & DIVERSITY BY THE SEASIDE

29/3 - 30/5/2018
ROSE WYLIE : HISTORY PAINTINGS
Multi-site exhibition with Plymouth Arts Centre, featuring a cycle of new work about the Mayflower voyage.


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

see website for times and date
READING IN READING
David Raymond Conroy, Ghislaine Leung, Cally Spooner and Jesper List Thomsen at Reading Central Library


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

17/2 - 15/4/2018
IMAN ISSA :
MATERIAL FOR 2018
Iman Issa presents a series of ‘displays’ that question the function of public sculpture and monuments.


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

Mon-Sun 10-5 (Weds till 8)

9/2 - 22/4/2018
MAHBUB JOKHIO

9/2 - 22/4/2018
MADIHA AIJAZ

9/2 - 22/4/2018
THE HOUSE THAT HEALS THE SOUL


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

22/9/2017 - 31/3/2018
STEVE MCQUEEN : ASHES

30/9/2017 - 15/4/2018
SOUTH ASIAN MODERNISTS

1/12/2017 - 1/6/2018
JOHN STEZAKER

Ongoing
ANYA GALLACCIO
A new permanent commission in Whitworth Park by artist Anya Gallaccio, exploring themes of loss, memory and physical presence in both nature and architecture.

16/2 - 12/8/2018
ALISON WILDING

24/3/2018 - 1/4/2019
EXCHANGES

30/3 - 28/8/2018
ISAAC JULIEN : TEN THOUSAND WAVES


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

11/2 - 8/4/2018
MORE OF AN AVALANCHE
New work produced at Wysing in 2017, alongside existing and historical work, considering what it means to have sensitivity in the current political climate


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

14/10/2017 - 8/4/2018
ALFREDO JAAR
At YSP, seminal installations transform the Underground Gallery and its open-air concourse.

24/3 - 2/9/2018
ART, GAMES AND PLAY : DON PAVEY
AND OTHER COLLECTIONS

30/3 - 17/6/2018
IN MY SHOES : ART AND THE SELF
SINCE THE 1990S
An Arts Council Collection Touring Exhibition

30/3 - 2/9/2018
CHIHARU SHIOTA : BEYOND TIME


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