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2014

Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 26 April 2014, 09:00 to 11:00
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.
Bristol Art Weekender

Bristol Art Weekender

Friday 02 May 2014 to Monday 05 May 2014, 07:00 to 16:00
Four days celebrating art across the city from Friday 2 - Monday 5 May 2014.
Between Hello and Goodbye: the Secret World of Sarah Records

Between Hello and Goodbye: the Secret World of Sarah Records

Friday 02 May 2014 to Monday 05 May 2014, 09:00 to 16:00
Over the bank holiday weekend, a programme of concerts, exhibition, film and activities celebrate the legacy of Sarah Records.
Bristol Biennial presents I’M STAYING

Bristol Biennial presents I’M STAYING

Saturday 03 May 2014 to Sunday 31 August 2014, 09:00 to 21:00
I’M STAYING is a new public artwork by Shaun C Badham - a large-scale neon sign overlooking the harbourside.
Clare Wadd and Matt Haynes: In Conversation

Clare Wadd and Matt Haynes: In Conversation

Saturday 03 May 2014, 15:30
In conversation with Sarah Records founders Clare Wadd and Matt Haynes.
Shaun C Badham Artist Talk

Shaun C Badham Artist Talk

Sunday 04 May 2014, 14:00 to 15:00
Join artist Shaun C Badham, who will present I'M STAYING at Arnolfini as part of the Bristol Biennial.
Young People's Festival of Ideas - The Army wants you, but do you want it?

Young People's Festival of Ideas - The Army wants you, but do you want it?

Wednesday 07 May 2014, 17:00 to 18:30
With mass unemployment of 18-25 year olds, joining the Armed Forces is becoming an attractive job opportunity and a way of getting further training. But would you consider joining up?
The Self-Sufficient City: Genius or Folly?

The Self-Sufficient City: Genius or Folly?

Saturday 10 May 2014, 12:00
Should Bristol strive for greater self-sufficiency in food supply, or are we stronger as part of a global food network? Can a local currency help to drive change towards a sustainable future?
Ben Watt - Romany and Tom: Piecing Together My Parents’ Lives

Ben Watt - Romany and Tom: Piecing Together My Parents’ Lives

Saturday 10 May 2014, 14:30
Ben Watt (Everything But The Girl) has written a funny and moving memoir chronicling his parents’ lives.
Jack Monroe - A Girl Called Jack: Politics and Food

Jack Monroe - A Girl Called Jack: Politics and Food

Saturday 10 May 2014, 16:30 to 17:30
Jack Monroe’s blog agirlcalledjack.com started out as local political commentary on her home town of Southend but soon became widely read as it offered relevant and practical advice: how as an ...
WEDF Talk // Graphic Designers: Where do we go from here?

WEDF Talk // Graphic Designers: Where do we go from here?

Wednesday 14 May 2014, 17:00 to 19:00
Devoted, selfless and passionate; Ken Garland is a designer who has been at the forefront of Britain’s creative culture since 1962...
Several 2nds: Behaviour

Several 2nds: Behaviour

Wednesday 14 May 2014, 17:30 to 20:00
Behaviour, a 10 piece experimental acoustic, electronic, and digital sonic ensemble will perform at May's Several 2nds session.
Mayfest: Action Hero, Slaptalk

Mayfest: Action Hero, Slaptalk

Saturday 17 May 2014, 10:00 to 16:00
Inspired by the self-aggrandising of boxers at the pre-fight weigh in, Slap Talk is a verbal sparring match that is both a linguistic version of the fight itself and a reflection upon the violence ...
Mayfest: Greg McLaren, Atomkraft

Mayfest: Greg McLaren, Atomkraft

Saturday 17 May 2014, 16:30 to 17:30
People of Bristol! Your beautiful city has been chosen as the beneficiary of a new type of socio-industrial experiment.
Mayfest: Greg McLaren, Atomkraft

Mayfest: Greg McLaren, Atomkraft

Sunday 18 May 2014, 14:00 to 15:00
People of Bristol! Your beautiful city has been chosen as the beneficiary of a new type of socio-industrial experiment.
Family Storytelling

Family Storytelling

Tuesday 20 May 2014, 08:30 to 09:15
Arnolfini has so many stories, so where best to hold a regular story telling morning than our building, every Tuesday.
RIBA Stirling Prize Lecture: Witherford Watson Man

RIBA Stirling Prize Lecture: Witherford Watson Man

Wednesday 21 May 2014, 16:00 to 17:30
Astley Castle: Cities and other ruins. Talk with Stephen Witherford from Witherford Watson Mann.
Mayfest: Deborah Pearson, The Future Show

Mayfest: Deborah Pearson, The Future Show

Wednesday 21 May 2014 to Thursday 22 May 2014, 16:30 to 17:45
You will clap. Even those of you who were a bit bored will clap because it’s a comfortable way to signal an ending.
Mayfest: La Merda

Mayfest: La Merda

Thursday 22 May 2014 to Friday 23 May 2014, 18:00 to 19:00
Silvia Gallerano in LA MERDA, by Cristian Ceresoli
Mayfest: Laura Dannequin, Hardy Animal

Mayfest: Laura Dannequin, Hardy Animal

Saturday 24 May 2014, 18:00 to 18:45
A tender solo that looks at chronic pain and human resilience, Hardy Animal is a goodbye letter to a former self and an ode to dance.
Mayfest: Laura Dannequin, Hardy Animal

Mayfest: Laura Dannequin, Hardy Animal

Sunday 25 May 2014, 14:00 to 14:45
A tender solo that looks at chronic pain and human resilience, Hardy Animal is a goodbye letter to a former self and an ode to dance.
Family Storytelling

Family Storytelling

Tuesday 27 May 2014, 08:30 to 09:15
Arnolfini has so many stories, so where best to hold a regular story telling morning than our building, every Tuesday.
We live in curious times

We live in curious times

Thursday 29 May 2014, 16:00 to 19:30
A presentation of UWE Graphic Design's final year publication, We Live in Curious Times, on the theme of attention and distraction in the modern age.
Sauerbruch Hutton Architects

Sauerbruch Hutton Architects

Thursday 29 May 2014, 17:30 to 19:00
Celebrated artist-filmmaker Harun Farocki’s latest ‘direct-cinema film’ results from the three-months that spent in the architectural offices of Matthias Sauerbruch and Louisa Hutton in Berlin.
Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 31 May 2014, 09:00 to 11:00
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.
Rainbow's Gravity: Mareike Bernien and Kerstin Schroedinger in Discussion

Rainbow's Gravity: Mareike Bernien and Kerstin Schroedinger in Discussion

Thursday 05 June 2014, 16:30 to 18:30
After a screening of their most recent film Rainbow's Gravity, artists Mareike Bernien and Kerstin Schroedinger discuss the film and their research with Professor Sarah Street.
David Grubbs: John Cage, Recording Artist

David Grubbs: John Cage, Recording Artist

Saturday 07 June 2014, 15:30 to 16:45
An illustrated talk by the influential musician, writer and academic David Grubbs that considers Cage's complex relationship to recorded sound.
Belfi / Grubbs / Pilia

Belfi / Grubbs / Pilia

Saturday 07 June 2014, 17:30 to 20:30
Two of Italy's foremost players, Andrea Belfi (drums, percussion, electronics) and Stefano Pilia (electric guitar), come together with David Grubbs (electric guitar, piano, voice), one of the key ...
Laugh With Laraaji: laughter meditation workshop

Laugh With Laraaji: laughter meditation workshop

Sunday 08 June 2014, 13:00 to 14:00
The unmissable chance to give your positive side some quality time, invest in the funny side of life and 'Laugh With Laraaji', at one of the legendary laugh-master and new age pioneer's famous ...
Oneohtrix Point Never, Laraaji & Sun Araw: 'The Play Zone', Oscilanz

Oneohtrix Point Never, Laraaji & Sun Araw: 'The Play Zone', Oscilanz

Sunday 08 June 2014, 17:30 to 21:30
A super vibrant night of fascinating auteur electronics, scintillating AV, fractured funk, machine and human rhythm aces, new age zithers and the ghost of a 12th century nun, presented by Qu ...