new exhibitions of contemporary art
January/February 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

23/1 - 30/3/2017
BEYOND THE FATIGUED EYE
A season of Performance, Process & Work-in-Progress.

8/2 - 12/2/2017
IN BETWEEN TIME INTERNATIONAL
FESTIVAL


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

19/10/2016 - 8/1/2017
TROVE

11/11/2016 - 8/1/2017
ARMA 2016 :
ALISON CARLIER
Celebrating the ARMA residency

25/11/2016 - 22/1/2017
CRAFT EMERGENCY
An open submission exhibition for designer/makers

11/1 - 2/4/2017
THE MINISTRY OF BOOKS :
ARTIST'S BOOKS
Bespoke artist's book from across the globe.

3/2 - 19/3/2017
35 & COUNTING
Celebrating Aspex's artistic legacy.


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

28/10/2016 - 22/1/2017
ADHAM FARAMAWY

28/10/2016 - 22/1/2017
KEITH PIPER :
UNEARTHING THE BANKER'S BONES

26/11/2016 - 15/1/2017
AUTO AGENTS

28/1 - 9/4/2017
ART AT THE HEART OF BLUECOAT
Exploring the central role of art at Bluecoat, the UK’s oldest arts centre.

4/2 - 23/4/2017
PUBLIC VIEW
100 artists who have previously exhibited at Bluecoat.


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, Closed Mon (except Bank Hols 10-5)

Brighton Station (15 min walk)

22/10/2016 - 4/6/2017
EXPERIMENTAL MOTION
THE ART OF FILM INNOVATION
A new display at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery will tell the story of experimental film-making in Brighton & Hove, from 1896 to the present day.

22/11/2016 - 5/3/2017
PHOTO-PUNK :
40 IMAGES FROM THE BIRTH OF UK PUNK
New Display at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery explores the birth of UK punk through 40 photographs by Kevin Cummins and Ian Dickson.


BROADWAY STUDIO & GALLERY
2 The Arcade, Letchworth Garden City SG6 3EW
01462 476 110
www.broadway-letchworth.com
broadway@letchworth.com

Wed-Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4

Letchworth Garden City Train Station

3/12/2016 - 19/2/2017
ALTERNATIVE LETCHWORTH
Explores counter-culture and radicalism to reveal bohemian and progressive past of Letchworth. Unique objects including photographs, banners, costumes, and texts, and new works by four early career local 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

24/9/2016 - 8/1/2017
FIONA BANNER :
BUOYS BOYS
Leading British artist Fiona Banner presents an immersive installation exploring her ongoing interest in language and its limitations.

10/12/2016 - 12/3/2017
A NEW LINE
Jobbing Printing selection

28/1 - 1/5/2017
IN A DREAM YOU SAW A WAY TO SURVIVE
AND YOU WERE FULL OF JOY


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

15/11/2016 - 14/1/2017
MUTATOR VR
Mutator VR
Computer art in virtual reality created by artist William Latham with mathematicians and software developers Stephen Todd and Lance Putnam

7/2/2017 - 1/4/3017
JERWOOD PAINTING FELLOWSHIPS


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

10/12/2016 - 23/4/2017
BIRMINGHAM BIG ART PROJECT
Artist's models at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

27/1 - 22/4/2017
PRODUCTION SHOW :
BUILDING/DEVELOPING/DEPLOYING
Featuring work by Autoitalia, Sonia Boyce, NGO, Hardeep Pandhal.


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

11/11/2016 - 5/2/2017
NO SUCH THING AS GRAVITY


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

Mon–Sun 10–5

Colchester Station

12/11/2016 - 19/2/2017
GEE VAUCHER : INTROSPECTIVE
Vaucher’s first major institutional show in the UK, spanning the artist’s 40 career, originating from the counterculture of the 1960s’.


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

15/10/2016 - 8/1/2017
TORSTEN SLAMA :
EXHIBITION FOR GO-GETTERS

28/1 - 23/4/2017
VOLKER EICHELMANN : ON PEACOCK
ISLAND
Featuring works by Stephen Tennant.


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

6/10/2016 - 24/2/2017
LOOP HOLE

8/11/2016 - 1/2/2017
SALUT MAROC : ANNE-MARIE HOWAT

14/11/2016 - 14/1/2017
RE-ANIMATING THE SNOWMAN

12/1 - 22/3/2017
LUCIENNE DAY : LIVING DESIGN
Centenary celebration of one of Britain’s most influential textile designers.

20/2 - 19/4/2017
WEST SIDE 360


GRAND UNION
19 Minerva Works, Fazeley Street, Birmingham B5 5RS

www.grand-union.org.uk
info@grand-union.org.uk

Wed to Sat 12 - 5pm

Birmingham Moor St Station

3/2 - 25/3/2017
HAND AND MIND
Hand and Mind is an exhibition and series of performances in search of the link between speech and gesture, curated by Vanessa Boni.


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

Tue-Sat 10-5 (Sundays 11-5)

Blackpool North Station 5 min walk

1/9/2016 - 7/1/2017
NEON: THE CHARGED LINE
Includes Joseph Kosuth, Eddie Peake, Mai-Thu Perret.

1/9/2016 - 7/1/2017
ILLUMINATIONS ARCHIVE EXHIBITION

28/1 - 18/3/2017
BLACKPOOL ART FAYRE
The gallery plays the role of civic host, lifting the lid on local artistic activity.


HARRIS MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Market Square, Preston PR1 2PP
01772 905 414
www.harrismuseum.org.uk
harris.museum@preston.gov.uk

Mon 11-5, Tue-Sat 10-5 (closed Sun & Bank Hols)

5 min walk from Preston Station

27/1 - 3/6/2017
ARTIST ROOMS : MARTIN CREED
Works loaned from the ARTIST ROOMS, Tate & private collections.Including Work No 203:EVERYTHING IS GOING TO BE ALRIGHT on the front on the museum.


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

Tue-Sun 10-5

2/10/2016 - 1/1/2017
LOUISE BOURGEOIS :
TURNING INWARDS

19/1 - 7/5/2017
DJORDJE OZBOLT :
BRAVE NEW WORLD

19/1 - 7/5/2017
ELISABETH FRINK :
TRANSFORMATION


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

15/9/2016 - 19/3/2017
ANTHEA HAMILTON REIMAGINES
KETTLE'S YARD

to Autumn 2017
A CONTEMPORARY COLLECTION

21/10/2016 - 19/2/2017
THE HEPWORTH PRIZE FOR SCULPTURE
‘Sculpture communicates an immediate sense of life – you can feel the pulse of it’ Barbara Hepworth, 1959


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

Tue-Sat 12-8, Sun 12-6

29/10/2016 - 8/1/2017
RACHEL MACLEAN : WOT U :-) ABOUT?

27/1 - 2/4/2017
VICTORIA LUCAS : LAY OF THE LAND
(AND OTHER SUCH MYTHS)
HOME PROJECTS | Investigating connections between gender and geographical place.

4/2 - 29/3/2017
JOHN HYATT: ROCK ART
An exhibition by artist, musician, scientist and explorer John Hyatt.


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

Tue-Sun 11-5

New Street Station

7/12/2016 - 5/3/2017
ROGER HIORNS


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

16/1 - 25/2/2017
SEEDS & SURVEILLANCE

16/1 - 25/2/2017
GIUSY PIRROTTA :
BETWEEN THE GLIMPSE AND THE GAZE


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

15/10/2016 - 8/1/2017
IN FOCUS | STANLEY SPENCER :
A PANORAMA OF LIFE

23/10/2016 - 8/1/2017
CENTURY: 100 MODERN BRITISH ARTISTS
Curated by writer and lecturer James Russell, this exhibition will bring together one hundred Modern British artists, showcasing a vibrant mix of paintings, sculpture and works on paper selected from the Ingram and Jerwood Collections.

28/1 - 4/6/2017
KEITH TYSON :
TURN BACK NOW
Turn Back Now will feature a selection of works from Tyson's Studio Wall Drawings series that form a visual diary of his practice over the past 20 years - many of which have never been publicly exhibited before.


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

9/10/2016 - 15/1/2017
BRITISH ART SHOW 8
A touring exhibition that provides a vital overview of the most exciting contemporary art produced in this country.


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

Wed-Sat 11-5

10/2 - 11/3/2017
FABIENNE AUDEOUD
An operatic multimedia installation staging the contemporary political drama of opposition.



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

to January 2017
MODERN JAPANESE DESIGN

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

25/11/2016 - 29/5/2017
STRANGE AND FAMILIAR
Britain as Revealed by International Photographers


MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Liverpool Road, Castlefield, Manchester M3 4FP
0161 832 2244
www.msimanchester.org.uk
contact@msimanchester.org.uk

Daily 10-5. Admission FREE

Metroshuttle No. 2 (Lower Byrom Street / Metroshuttle No. 3 (Byrom Street)

16/3/2016 - 19/2/2017
THE WELLCOME IMAGE AWARDS 2016
Explore the best in science image making.

23/7/2016 - 25/6/2017
WONDER MATERIALS :
GRAPHENE AND BEYOND
Explore Graphene and Random International's installation.

20/10/2016 - 3/2/2017
CLOUD CRASH :
HEHE
The impact of clouds in three site-specific, micro-climates.


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

19/11/2016 - 29/1/2017
ARTIST BOSS
Work by Anthony Caro; Ian Dawson; John Gibbons; Guy Martin and John Wallbank

4/2 - 12/3/2017
PETER FRIE: PATH
New paintings in the gallery and new sculpture in the park.


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

11/2/2016 - 11/2/2017
WORKS FROM TATE INTO THE GARMAN
RYAN COLLECTION
As part of a three year partnership with Tate, the 2016 Interventions into The Garman Ryan Collection are drawn from Tate's renowned collection. 16 Tate artworks have been paired with related works in The Garman Ryan Collection, linked either by artist, subject or theme.

23/7/2016 - 11/2/2017
RECENT ACQUISITIONS, PART 2:
LANDSCAPE AND THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT
Throughout this year we are displaying some of the newest additions to our Permanent Collection, in the lead up to its 125th anniversary in 2017

24/9/2016 - 15/1/2017
EVA ROTHSCHILD :
ALTERNATIVE TO POWER

10/1 - 12/2/2017
ARTISTS' STUDIO: STEVE EVANS

3/2 - 23/4/2017
ANDREW GILLESPIE :
ANTI-SCRAPE
Andrew Gillespie’s work revolves around the application of print and the appropriation of forms and imagery lifted from popular culture.

3/2 - 7/5/2017
IDRIS KHAN
A WORLD WITHIN

18/2 - 16/7/2017
SCENES OF WALSALL


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

Wed-Sat 11-6pm

Northampton

7/1 - 25/2/2017
AND THEN…
Recent graduates from a 50 mile radius of Northampton.


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

NGCA is currently relocating to the University of Sunderland

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

21/10/2016 - 29/1/2017
AMANDA BEECH :
COVENANT TRANSPORT MOVE OR DIE
Presented at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead.

to 2017
NORTHERN GALLERY FOR CONTEMPORARY
ART IS CURRENTLY RELOCATING
NGCA is relocating to University of Sunderland, where we will open a new space in 2017.


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

8/10/2016 - 22/1/2017
FISHERMEN AND KINGS:
THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF OLIVE EDIS
A landmark exhibition exploring the work of the pioneer photographer Olive Edis (1876-1955)


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

15/10/2016 - 15/1/2017
MARGUERITE HUMEAU
The London-based French artist Marguerite Humeau has described herself as an “Indiana Jones in Google times”.

15/10/2016 - 15/1/2017
OTOBONG NKANGA
The Antwerp-based Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga examines land and the value of natural resources through her installations, drawing and sculptures.

4/2 - 30/4/2017
VARIOUS ARTISTS :
THE PLACE IS HERE


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

28/1/2017
SOPHIE MALLETT : PARADISE ISLAND

10/2 - 5/3/2017
WINNIE HERBSTEIN :
BEFORE I COULD SPEAK, X SPOKE


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

20/1 - 18/3/2017
MALCOLM LE GRICE :
PRESENT MOMENTS AND PASSING TIME
Works by the Plymough-born pioneer of the ‘British Expanded Cinema’ movement with multi projection and performance works, and the UK’s first computer art films.


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

11/1 - 15/2/2017
OLIVER SUTHERLAND
Oliver Sutherland will present a new moving image work situated within a real-time simulation.


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

14/2 - 13/5/2017
MATT COPSON & ALASTAIR MACKINVEN :
EGGY AND SEEDY


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

10/12/2016 - 14/1/2017
TRADE ROUTES EXHIBITION
Documenting the production and maiden voyage of a canoe built by The Manor Makers, led by artist Christopher Jarratt.


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

20/1 - 26/3/2017
LUBAINA HIMID :
NAVIGATION CHARTS
The first major retrospective view of Himid's work, tackling questions of race, gender and class.


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

21/10/2016 - 22/1/2017
THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD:
CO-CURATED BY AMELIA CROUCH

3/2 - 23/4/2017
DORA GARCIA : THESE BOOKS WERE
ALIVE; THEY SPOKE TO ME!


TOWNER ART GALLERY
Devonshire Park, College Road, Eastbourne BN21 4JJ
01323 434 670
www.townereastbourne.org.uk
towner@townereastbourne.org.uk

Tue–Sun & Bank Holiday Mons 10-5

1h 27 min from Victoria / London Bridge / 35 mins from Brighton

24/9/2016 - 22/1/2017
TOWARDS NIGHT :
CURATED BY TOM HAMMICK

15/10/2016 - 8/1/2017
ONE DAY SOMETHING HAPPENS :
PAINTINGS OF PEOPLE
Exploring the everyday theatricality of the body.

21/1 - 7/5/2017
A CERTAIN KIND OF LIGHT :
LIGHT IN ART OVER SIX DECADES
An Arts Council Collection National Partner Exhibition


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

30/9/2016 - 23/4/2017
MARCANTONIO RAIMONDI AND RAPHAEL

14/10/2016 - 12/3/2017
IDRIS KHAN

19/11/2016 - 16/4/2017
ARTIST ROOMS: ANDY WARHOL
ARTIST ROOMS: Andy Warhol shows the sharp critical opinions of an artist known to many primarily as art salesman, purveyor of product, celebrant of capitalism.

2/12/2016 - 4/6/2017
DEANNA PETHERBRIDGE


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

12/2 - 26/3/2017
ALL CHANNELS OPEN
Group exhibition bringing together the 10 artists who were in residence at Wysing in 2016, and which launches the 2017 programme, 'Wysing Polyphonic'.


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

21/5/2016 - 2/1/2017
NOT VITAL

1/10/2016 - 26/2/2017
JAMES WEBB :
WE LISTEN FOR THE FUTURE
Four extraordinary sound installations by James Webb

19/11/2016 - 26/2/2017
ANGELA HARDING :
FLIGHTS OF MEMORY
Striking collection of prints and paintings

7/1 - 5/3/2017
BEYOND BOUNDARIES: ART BY EMAIL
Celebrating the notion that ideas can travel even if people can't


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