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Today Tuesday 23 September 2014

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 in our Reading Room.
Gabriel Lester: Vayu-Vata

Gabriel Lester: Vayu-Vata

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

Free

Artist Gabriel Lester presents two “Aeolian” or wind harps, musical instruments activated and played by the wind.
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 Sunday 26 October 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.

More forthcoming events

Boat Tour - Nick Wray

Boat Tour - Nick Wray

Wednesday 24 September 2014, 17:30 to 19:00

£7/£5 concs Book

Boat Tour of the Ballast Seed Garden Led by Nick Wray, Curator, University of Bristol Botanic Garden.
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.
Design and Social Context

Design and Social Context

Thursday 02 October 2014, 18:30 to 20:00

£6/£4 concs Book

Including presentations by Alan Powers and Kieran Long, this discussion event will look at the impact of design on people’s lives and the social and political contexts that define our relationship ...
Ballast Seed Garden Boat Tour

Ballast Seed Garden Boat Tour

Saturday 04 October 2014, 17:30 to 19:00

£7/£5 concs Book

Tour of the Ballast Seed Garden led by a University of Bristol Botanic Garden Volunteer Guide.
The Great Debate: Who Owns Bridge Design?

The Great Debate: Who Owns Bridge Design?

Wednesday 08 October 2014, 18:30 to 20:00

£6/4 Book

Join The Architecture Centre and The Royal Academy of Engineering for this lively debate.
Family Foraging Walk (on The Downs)

Family Foraging Walk (on The Downs)

Sunday 12 October 2014, 11:00 to 13:00

£5/£3 concs, free for under 16s Book

A foraging adventure on the Downs with expert forager Andy Hamilton starting at Oscar Tuazon's sculpture Live Steam Shift Whistle.
Discussion: Bridges, Underpasses and Roundabouts. Promise and disjuncture in the city

Discussion: Bridges, Underpasses and Roundabouts. Promise and disjuncture in the city

Wednesday 15 October 2014, 14:00 to 18:00

Free

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.
Family Arts Festival

Family Arts Festival

Friday 17 October 2014 to Sunday 02 November 2014, 11:00 to 17:00

Free

Arnolfini is joining up with other arts and cultural organisations from across Bristol to take part in the Family Arts Festival.
Screening: Radio On

Screening: Radio On

Friday 17 October 2014, 20:00 to 21:40

£6/£4 concs Book

A rare example of a British road movie, featuring music from a number of new wave bands from the time, as well as established artists such as Kraftwerk and David Bowie.
Family Storytelling

Family Storytelling

Tuesday 21 October 2014, 10:30 to 11:15

Free

Storytellers will amaze you, make you giggle and provide a morning of fun for under 5s.
Buggy Tour: The Promise

Buggy Tour: The Promise

Tuesday 21 October 2014, 11:30 to 12:15

Free

As part of the Family Arts Festival, join in with a special tour of Arnolfini's exhibition 'The Promise' for parents and babies under one.
Assemble: Mud Play Workshop

Assemble: Mud Play Workshop

Saturday 25 October 2014 to Sunday 26 October 2014, 10:00 to 17:00

Free

An interactive play project that aims to open up Leigh Woods for more sustained and varied use by children and their families. Join us for exciting free play workshops in Leigh Woods.
Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 25 October 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.