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2014

More out of Curiosity

More out of Curiosity

Tuesday 10 June 2014, 16:30 to 18:00
With the World Cup looming, this new video by artist Ronnie Close takes a very different look at the politics of football fans.
Several 2nds: Twelve Tapes

Several 2nds: Twelve Tapes

Wednesday 11 June 2014, 17:30 to 20:00
The Bang the Bore collective celebrates its five year anniversary in 2014. For Several 2nds they will present the collaborative composition Twelve Tapes, for sine waves and recordings of car parks.
Project Wild Thing Screening

Project Wild Thing Screening

Friday 13 June 2014, 14:00 to 16:00
Families! Be inspired to have more Wild Time with a special screening of 'Project Wild Thing' and the 'Urban Wild Trail'.
Big Green Week

Big Green Week

Friday 13 June 2014 to Saturday 21 June 2014, 22:00
The UK’s festival of eco ideas, art and entertainment is back in the centre of Bristol from 14 - 21 June
Boat Tour - Anne Brake

Boat Tour - Anne Brake

Thursday 19 June 2014, 15:30 to 17:00
An Introduction to Bristol’s Historic Floating Harbour and the Ballast Seed Garden with Anne Brake, University of Bristol Botanic Garden.
Aki Onda & Raha Raissnia, NHK’Koyxen

Aki Onda & Raha Raissnia, NHK’Koyxen

Sunday 22 June 2014, 17:30
A very special performance in Arnolfini’s gallery space by artists Raha Raissnia and Aki Onda, using black oil paintings, film and slide projectors, tape recorders, radio, and tube amps.
Family Film Screening

Family Film Screening

Saturday 28 June 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 ...
Bristol Harbourside Wild Play Trail

Bristol Harbourside Wild Play Trail

Saturday 28 June 2014 to Thursday 30 October 2014, 09:00 to 17:00
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.
We Are Family-Be Artrageous!

We Are Family-Be Artrageous!

Saturday 28 June 2014, 11:00 to 15:00
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.
Liz Clarke: Cannonballista

Liz Clarke: Cannonballista

Thursday 03 July 2014, 16:30 to 18:00
Could the rumours be true? Is Betty Bruiser hanging up the fuse wire and sabotaging her safety net for what promises to be her very last show?
Boat Tour

Boat Tour

Wednesday 09 July 2014, 15:30 to 17:00
Tour of the Ballast Seed Garden led by a University of Bristol Botanic Garden Volunteer Guide.
What is the Anatomy of a Green Capital?

What is the Anatomy of a Green Capital?

Wednesday 09 July 2014, 16:30 to 18:00
How can we create liveable, sustainable cities? Can Bristol help define the anatomy of a green capital?
Family Storytelling

Family Storytelling

Tuesday 15 July 2014, 08:30 to 09:15
Arnolfini has so many stories, so why not join our super storytellers for a morning of fun.
Tertulia

Tertulia

Wednesday 16 July 2014, 17:00 to 19:00
A regular artist-led forum focussed on language and voice
WEDF Talk // Mr Bingo

WEDF Talk // Mr Bingo

Wednesday 16 July 2014, 17:00 to 19:00
This West of England Design Forum event will feature the fantastic Mr Bingo, an illustrator & human who has risen to fame through his characteristic drawing style and dark humour, he currently works ...
Boat tour - Nick Wray

Boat tour - Nick Wray

Thursday 17 July 2014, 15:30 to 17:00
Boat Tour of the Ballast Seed Garden Led by Nick Wray, Curator, University of Bristol Botanic Garden.
Teachers' Exhibition Preview: The Promise

Teachers' Exhibition Preview: The Promise

Friday 18 July 2014, 15:30 to 17:30
Join Arnolfini's Learning team for a special event for teachers, educators and group leaders, giving you a sneak preview of our new exhibition and information on our Learning and Participation ...
The Promise: Preview Event

The Promise: Preview Event

Friday 18 July 2014, 16:30 to 18:30
Join us for The Promise preview event with an opportunity to be first to view the exhibition.
Assemble: Spirit of Play

Assemble: Spirit of Play

Saturday 19 July 2014 to Sunday 26 October 2014, 08:00 to 16:00 Various Times
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, 08:00 to 17:00 Free to visit at any point
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, 08:00 to 17:00
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.
Gabriel Lester: Vayu-Vata

Gabriel Lester: Vayu-Vata

Saturday 19 July 2014 to Sunday 09 November 2014, 09:00 to 17:00
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, 09:00 to 17:00
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.
Jeremiah Day Performance - Offsite

Jeremiah Day Performance - Offsite

Saturday 19 July 2014, 10:00 to 11:00
As part of his new commission for The Promise, Jeremiah Day will realise a performance at the junction 2 roundabout of the M32, at 12 noon on Saturday 19 July.
Rope Swing Workshop and Artist Talk: Assemble - Offsite

Rope Swing Workshop and Artist Talk: Assemble - Offsite

Saturday 19 July 2014, 13:00 to 14:00
An introduction to Assemble's interactive play project in Leigh Woods plus an interactive rope swing workshop.
Open Barbeque (on The Downs)

Open Barbeque (on The Downs)

Sunday 20 July 2014, 11:00 to 14:00
Join us for a special open barbeque event where you can cook on Oscar Tuazon's specially commissioned sculpture Live Steam Shift Whistle.
We Are Family: The Promise

We Are Family: The Promise

Saturday 26 July 2014, 11:00 to 15:00
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.
Good Press Exhibition

Good Press Exhibition

Friday 01 August 2014 to Wednesday 01 October 2014, 09:00 to 16:00
An exhibition of archived materials and recent publications by Good Press, Glasgow in our Reading Room.
Bristol Bike Ride: Church Road

Bristol Bike Ride: Church Road

Saturday 02 August 2014, 08:00 to 12:00
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, 11:00 to 18:00
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.