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Today Saturday 26 July 2014

We Are Family: The Promise

We Are Family: The Promise

Saturday 26 July 2014, 13:00 to 17:00

Free

Join our learning team on the last Saturday of every month to explore Arnolfini’s exhibitions and events through exciting and engaging activities for families to do together.
Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 26 July 2014, 11:00 to 13:00

Free

As part of our family programme of events, join us for a special film screening just for families. Each screening will introduce you to a different theme or idea taken from our exhibitions or ...
Bristol Bike Ride: The Dings - Postponed

Bristol Bike Ride: The Dings - Postponed

Saturday 26 July 2014, 11:00 to 13:00

Free

This event is postponed, we are sorry for any inconvienience caused. The event will be rescheduled for mid August.
The Promise

The Promise

Saturday 19 July 2014 to Sunday 09 November 2014, 11:00 to 18:00

Free

A dialogue between the city and its people. Arnolfini presents The Promise - an exhibition of international contemporary art with a focus on the city of Bristol.
Assemble: Spirit of Play

Assemble: Spirit of Play

Saturday 19 July 2014 to Tuesday 30 September 2014, 10:00 to 17:00 Various Times

Free

An interactive play project that aims to open up Leigh Woods for more sustained and varied use by children and their families.
Kate Newby: Mr and Mrs Hands

Kate Newby: Mr and Mrs Hands

Saturday 19 July 2014 to Sunday 09 November 2014, 10:00 to 18:00 Free to visit at any point

Free

New Zealand born artist Kate Newby embraces the unnoticed, inviting us to look again at our surroundings.
Jeremiah Day: Awake and You’re in Motion (Response to Brief from Bristol Radical Historian)

Jeremiah Day: Awake and You’re in Motion (Response to Brief from Bristol Radical Historian)

Saturday 19 July 2014 to Sunday 09 November 2014, 10:00 to 18:00

Free

Jeremiah Day presents a newly commissioned piece based on the contentious history of the M32 and the impact it had on the lives of Bristol residents.
Bristol Harbourside Wild Play Trail

Bristol Harbourside Wild Play Trail

Saturday 28 June 2014 to Thursday 30 October 2014, 11:00 to 18:00

Free

Parents 4 Play, Playing Out and Arnolfini present the Harbourside Wild Play Trail. Pick up the trail, the aim is to play and let children take the lead as you enjoy urban wild time.
Bristol Biennial presents I’M STAYING

Bristol Biennial presents I’M STAYING

Saturday 03 May 2014 to Sunday 31 August 2014, 11:00 to 23:00

Free

I’M STAYING is a new public artwork by Shaun C Badham - a large-scale neon sign overlooking the harbourside.

More forthcoming events

Good Press Exhibition

Good Press Exhibition

Friday 01 August 2014 to Wednesday 01 October 2014, 11:00 to 18:00

Free

An exhibition of archived materials and recent publications by Good Press, Glasgow.
Bristol Bike Ride: Church Road

Bristol Bike Ride: Church Road

Saturday 02 August 2014, 10:00 to 14:00

Free

A guided cycle ride led by Sustrans and culminating at a temporary ‘pop up park’ on Church Road.
Summer Barbeque: Rice and Things (on The Downs)

Summer Barbeque: Rice and Things (on The Downs)

Sunday 03 August 2014, 13:00 to 20:00

Free (with a charge for food)

Join us for a special barbeque event, hosted by Jamaican restaurant Rice and Things and cooked on Oscar Tuazon's specially commissioned sculpture Live Steam Shift Whistle.
Boat Tour

Boat Tour

Wednesday 06 August 2014, 17:30 to 19:00

£7 / £5 concs Book

Boat Tour of the Floating Ballast Seed Garden led by a University of Bristol Botanic Garden Volunteer Guide
Boat Tour

Boat Tour

Thursday 14 August 2014, 17:30 to 19:00

£7 / £5 concs Book

Boat Tour Led by a University of Bristol Botanic Garden Volunteer Guide
Boat Tour - The Promise

Boat Tour - The Promise

Saturday 16 August 2014, 14:00 to 15:30

£7 / £5 concs Book

A boat tour that links Arnolfini’s exhibition, The Promise, to the Ballast Seed Garden project.
Dead Rat Orchestra: The Cut

Dead Rat Orchestra: The Cut

Saturday 16 August 2014, 19:30 to 22:30

£5 Book

Celebrating the finale of a 273 mile odyssey, Dead Rat Orchestra will draw their unique canal and rivers tour to a close at Arnolfini with a special celebration performance.
Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 30 August 2014, 11:00 to 13:00

Free

As part of our family programme of events, join us for a special film screening just for families. Each screening will introduce you to a different theme or idea taken from our exhibitions or events.
We Are Family: The Fantastic Floating Ballast Seed Garden

We Are Family: The Fantastic Floating Ballast Seed Garden

Saturday 30 August 2014, 13:00 to 17:00

£7/£5 concs, £3 for under 12s (free for under 3s) Book

Join our learning team as we explore the fantastic world of the Floating Ballast Seed Garden with a day full of plant activities and a trip along the river to visit the garden.
Bristol Doors Open Day

Bristol Doors Open Day

Saturday 13 September 2014, 11:00 to 18:00

Free

Arnolfini is taking part in Bristol Doors Open Day, Bristol’s annual celebration of architecture and culture, with over 60 of Bristol’s fascinating contemporary and historic buildings opening ...
Summer Barbeque: The Cowshed (on The Downs)

Summer Barbeque: The Cowshed (on The Downs)

Sunday 21 September 2014, 13:00 to 20:00

Free (with a charge for food)

Join us for a special barbeque event, hosted by The Cowshed and cooked on Oscar Tuazon's specially commissioned sculpture Live Steam Shift Whistle.
Bristol Bike Ride: Leigh Woods to The Downs

Bristol Bike Ride: Leigh Woods to The Downs

Sunday 21 September 2014, 14:30 to 16:00

Free

A guided cycle ride led by Sustrans and culminating at a special barbeque on The Downs by Oscar Tuazon's sculpture Live Steam Shift Whistle.
Off the Page

Off the Page

Friday 26 September 2014 to Sunday 28 September 2014, 12:00

Day tickets £8 - £20 / Festival pass: £30 Book

The UK's only literary festival dedicated to contemporary sound and music.
Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 27 September 2014, 11:00 to 13:00

Free

As part of our family programme of events, join us for a special film screening just for families. Each screening will introduce you to a different theme or idea taken from our exhibitions or events.
We Are Family: Off The Page

We Are Family: Off The Page

Saturday 27 September 2014, 13:00 to 17:00

Free

Join our learning team on the last Saturday of every month to explore Arnolfini’s exhibitions and events through exciting and engaging activities for families to do together.