Survey by Qualaroo

2009

Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr Hunter S Thompson

Thu 8 Jan, Sat 10 & Sun 11 Jan, 7.30pm, Fri 9 Jan, 6.00pm & 8.30pm In this new documentary, narrated by Johnny Depp, award-winner Gibney takes us on a trip through the psychedelic life of the ...

Salon Bench Knowle West - Animated by local knitters

Animated By Local Knitters Sat 9, 23 & 30 Jan 1.00pm, 2.00pm & 3.00pm Free booking advisable Non-knitters - come and learn in a one-hour session with local knitters invited by the artist Trevor ...
Performance Re-enactment Society: Act 5

Performance Re-enactment Society: Act 5

Write an instruction for other people to carry out, and bring anything they'll need to do it (Hans Ulrich Obrist).

The Cover of a Book is the Beginning of a Journey: Cinema Double Bill

Farenheit 451 (PG) & Burn After Reading (15) Sun 11 Jan, 2.30pm & 4.45pm Truffaut's take on Ray Bradbury's novel about a dour future society where books are dangerous, banned and burned by ...

Paul Granjon: Lo-Tech songs with Servo-Drive

Wed 14 Jan, 7.30pm £6.00 / £3.00 concs Paul Granjon is a visual artist working with electronics, robotics, video and programming. He applies a playful, hands-on approach to the production of ...

Supertoys Symposium: "Hello Toy"

Wed 14 Jan, 1.00pm - 6.00pm £20.00 / £12.00 Concs (includes ticket to Paul Granjon event) There will be presentations and discussion exploring play, object relations and affective machines, with ...

Write that Novel - Tutor Glenn Carmichael

Thu 15 Jan - Thu 5 Mar 7.00pm - 9.00pm £52.00* A course for people who are planning or have started writing a novel. Exploring advancement of plot, characterisation, location and style, as well as ...

Household Orchestra Performance

Sat 17 Jan, 3.00pm Free As part of the exhibition The Cover of a Book is the Beginning of a Journey, members of the Cube Orchestra improvise around a selection of pieces from Yuri Suzuki and George ...

The Cover of a Book is the Beginning of a Journey: 16mm Film Screenings

Screening free all day in the Auditorium PREMIUM Ruscha’s first film, based on a short story by Mason Williams, "How to Derive the Maximum Enjoyment from Crackers", which book Crackers, an ...

Martha Wilson: From Presenter to Preserver: 30 Years At Franklin Furnace

Wed 21 Jan, 6.30pm £6.00 / £4.00 Concs Performance artist Martha Wilson is founding director of Franklin Furnace Archive Inc., a museum she established in her New York loft in 1976, which ...

Slapstick 2009

Thu 22 - Sun 25 Jan Slapstick Pass (all Watershed & Arnolfini tickets) £38.00 / £25.00 Concs & Bristol Silents Taking place at venues across Bristol, the laughter continues with a series of ...

Why Worry? (U) + Short

Sat 24 Jan, 2.00pm Introduced by Paul Merton £7.00 / £5.00 Concs & Bristol Silents Paul Merton continues his selection of the best of the great silent comics with this Harold Lloyd classic, ...

At The Picture Palace a Century Ago

Sun 25 Jan, 2.00pm £6.00 / £5.00 Concs & Bristol Silents Reviving the atmosphere and technology of early twentieth century cinemas, this show is both entertaining and authentic. David Cleveland, ...

Exhibition Tours

Tours of Angus Fairhurst: 31 January - Rebecca Heald, Sadie Coles HQ. 7 February - Sarah Warden, Exhibitions Coordinator, Arnolfini. 14 February - David Trigg, writer and critic. 21 February - Alan ...
Angus Fairhurst

Angus Fairhurst

Angus Fairhurst (1966-2008) was one of the most influential members of the group of artists associated with London's Goldsmiths College in the late 1980s. He participated in the seminal exhibition, ...

Tim Etchells: Sight Is The Sense That Dying People Tend To Lose First

Sat 31 Jan 7.30pm & Sun 1 Feb 4.00pm £8.00 / £6.00 Concs Socks are gloves for the feet. Snow is cold. Water is the same thing as ice. In America things are bigger. America is a country. Korea is ...

Tim Etchells, The Broken World

Sat 31 Jan, 5.00pm £6.00 / £4.00 Concs Tim Etchells reads extracts from his new novel The Broken World in which the book's narrator guides the reader on a walkthrough of a game as complex and ...

The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything: Sir Ken Robinson

Thu 5 Feb, 7.00pm £12.00 (£25 Including a Copy of the Book) Sir Ken Robinson is an internationally renowned expert in the development of creativity, innovation and human resources. In his new ...

Emma Bennett: Thick Description

Sat 7 Feb, 3.15pm £5.00 / £3.00 Concs In this quirky performance of surreal digressions and looping logic, Emma Bennett creates suggestive mental images before twisting them into new shapes, ...

Kathy Hinde: Piano Migration IV

Installation: Dark Studio Interactive Music Box: Reading Room Sat 7 & Sun 8 Feb 10.00am - 6.00pm Free Piano Migration IV is a kinetic sound sculpture made from a disembodied piano that responds to a ...

We Live Here: Impromptu Interventions

Sat 7 Feb 4.00pm - 8.00pm Free The call has gone out to Arnolfini's Associate Artists to come and fill the foyers and public spaces with low-tech, DIY live interventions. Keep your eyes open. Full ...

We Live Here: Pop Concert

Sat 7 Feb, 8.15pm (Bands From 8.15pm) £5.00 / £4.00 Concs(Free With We Live Here Weekender Ticket) A quartet of Bristol’s most exciting, exploratory and hotly-tipped pop acts: Freeze Puppy is a ...

Live Art Weekender

Sat 7 & Sun 8 Feb Weekender Ticket Pass £15.00 / £12.00 (Includes We Live Here: Pop concert) Arnolfini Live is delighted to bring you an eclectic selection of performances being created in Bristol ...

Lucy Cran: Crash!

Installation: Sat 7 Feb, 10.00am - 6.00pm & Sun 8 Feb, 10.00am - 4.00pm Performance: Sun 8 Feb 4.00pm Free CRASH! is an installation of cymbals and paired percussive objects suspended, in tension, ...

Iain Morrison & Leiza McLeod: Gimme the Beat Girls

Sun 8 Feb 5.00pm £5.00 / £3.00 Concs Glamorous performance duo Iain Morrison and Leiza McLeod take a journey through writings by female beat-generation authors Joanna McClure, Hettie Jones, ...

Stephen Cornford & Bill Leslie: Tuning Up

Sat 7 Feb, 2.00pm - 2.15pm Free Tuning Up uses a soaring host of weather balloons rising and falling in Arnolfini's high central foyer. Each one is attached to a harmonica creating a strangely ...

Seasoned: Book Launch and Performance

Fri 13 Feb, 7.30pm £6.00 / £4.00 concs Written by Edson Burton and directed by Sam Berger, Seasoned is a new experiment in dramatised poetry performance that examines multiple forms of alienation ...

Double Bill: Killer of Sheep (12A) & Badlands (15)

Sun 15 Feb, 2.30pm & 4.30pm A masterpiece of African American filmmaking, director Charles Burnett's UCLA debut regularly makes lists of the all time most influential American films. It combines ...

Sylvia Rimat: Being Here While Not Being Here

Sat 7 Feb, 2.15pm £5.00 / £3.00 Concs Performance artist Sylvia Rimat tries to retrace her experience of fainting on stage in a performance in 2003. By employing chalk signs, video snippets and a ...

Exploring Artists' Moving Image

Starts 18 Feb 6.30pm - 8.30pm / Six weekly meetings on Wednesdays £70.00 / To book tickets ring 0117 954 5471 or email drama-lifelearn@bristol.ac.uk Artists have been exploring the potential of the ...
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