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Press Releases

On this page you will find press releases and a selection of images available to download. These images are copyright controlled and are for sole purpose of promotion and review. If you need clarification or wish to request further content or interviews, please email press@arnolfini.org.uk
Willem de Rooij Press Kit

Willem de Rooij Press Kit (Download)

Thursday 16 October 2014
Family Fun and The Promise

Family Fun and The Promise (Download)

Thursday 28 August 2014
A press release giving an overview of family events relating to The Promise taking place over the summer
The Promise Press Kit

The Promise Press Kit (Download)

Wednesday 28 May 2014
Sarah Records Press Kit

Sarah Records Press Kit (Download)

Wednesday 02 April 2014
Siobhan Davies Dance: Table of Contents

Siobhan Davies Dance: Table of Contents (Download)

Wednesday 26 February 2014
A Live Installation: Memory and Presence. Created by Siobhan Davies and collaborating artists Andrea Buckley, Helka Kaski, Rachel Krische, Charlie Morrissey and Matthias Sperling.
Bristol New Music

Bristol New Music (Download)

Thursday 13 February 2014
Bristol New Music launches with a weekend festival of new and experimental music.
Arnolfini announces Kate Brindley as Interim Director

Arnolfini announces Kate Brindley as Interim Director (Download)

Monday 10 February 2014
Arnolfini Centre for the Contemporary Arts in Bristol is very pleased to announce the appointment of Kate Brindley as its Interim Director. She will take up post on 1 April 2014.
Arnolfini announce major new commission funded by the Wellcome Trust

Arnolfini announce major new commission funded by the Wellcome Trust (Download)

Thursday 05 December 2013
Arnolfini have been successful in securing an Arts Award from the Wellcome Trust for a major new commission by British artist Emma Smith in 2014/2015.
Arnolfini Archive Posters

Arnolfini Archive Posters (Download)

Friday 15 November 2013
Arnolfini Bookshop to sell original Arnolfini archive posters.
Joëlle Tuerlinckx: WOR(L)D(K) IN PROGRESS?

Joëlle Tuerlinckx: WOR(L)D(K) IN PROGRESS? (Download)

Monday 30 September 2013
Joëlle Tuerlinckx: Wor(l)d(k) in Progress?
Live Art Theatre Season

Live Art Theatre Season (Download)

Wednesday 18 September 2013
4 Days: Curtain Call

4 Days: Curtain Call (Download)

Tuesday 20 August 2013
September's edition of Arnolfini's regular performance festival explores contemporary arts' restless relationship with the theatrical and the staged. A wide range of artists present works informed by genres such as the play, the musical, the opera and the puppet show.
Mierle Laderman Ukeles: Maintenance Art Works 1969 - 1980

Mierle Laderman Ukeles: Maintenance Art Works 1969 - 1980 (Download)

Friday 12 July 2013
The exhibition by Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Maintenance Art Works 1969–1980, is the first comprehensive solo exhibition of the artist's earlier work in the UK.
Michael Dean

Michael Dean (Download)

Friday 12 July 2013
This autumn, Arnolfini presents an exhibition of new works by Michael Dean. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, in 1977, Dean is one of the most acclaimed contemporary artists in Britain, working with sculpture, photography and drawing.
34 Bristols

34 Bristols (Download)

Friday 28 June 2013
A unique performance event showcasing 34 UK artists across Bristol at a diverse range of Bristol-based arts organisations.
Doug Fishbone & Friends: Adventureland Golf

Doug Fishbone & Friends: Adventureland Golf (Download)

Thursday 06 June 2013
Artist Doug Fishbone's Adventureland Golf, consists of nine holes, each designed by some of the UK's most celebrated contemporary artists and includes; Jake and Dinos Chapman, David Shrigley, Brian Griffiths, Zatorski and Zatorski, and Doug Fishbone himself. These artist-designed holes range from statements on politics and life and death, to fun challenges.
Mika Vainio, Sensate Focus, Bee Mask

Mika Vainio, Sensate Focus, Bee Mask (Download)

Sunday 14 April 2013
Live performances by three artists at the forefront of contemporary sonic practice, reconfiguring the diverse legacies of modern electronic music for both the head and the body.
Ian Hamilton Finlay

Ian Hamilton Finlay (Download)

Friday 10 May 2013
This exhibition will present works, with a special focus on his printed projects, by Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925–2006), one of the most prominent post-­‐war British artists.
Yorgos Sapountzis: The Protagonists

Yorgos Sapountzis: The Protagonists (Download)

Friday 10 May 2013
Yorgos Sapountzis will present a project that creates an imaginary park of public sculptures in the galleries of Arnolfini.
PAN Showcase Press Pack

PAN Showcase Press Pack (Download)

Thursday 28 March 2013
At this special concert, we showcase live performances by five artists from the vital Berlin-based record label PAN.
BABE 2013 (Bristol Artists Book Event) Press Pack

BABE 2013 (Bristol Artists Book Event) Press Pack (Download)

Thursday 28 March 2013
BABE is back and bigger than ever for 2013. Spread over three floors more than 80 artist bookmakers, dealers and small presses from Bristol and around the world will come together at Arnolfini to show and sell their work.
4 Days Press Pack

4 Days Press Pack (Download)

Tuesday 12 March 2013
4 Days is a quarterly programme of performance, activating Arnolfini spaces for visitors to experience multiple live propositions during a single visit.
Don Celender Press Pack

Don Celender Press Pack (Download)

Monday 01 April 2013
Surveyed is the first European solo exhibition of the American conceptual artist Don Celender (1931-2005).
Susanne Kriemann Press Pack

Susanne Kriemann Press Pack (Download)

Monday 15 April 2013
Susanne Kriemann’s work is concerned with the power of archives. Often based on photography, her works look at specific examples of documentary images, from early photo history to surveillance cameras, and how they shaped our understanding of reality.