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STILL I RISE: FEMINISMS, GENDER, RESISTANCE - ACT 3

STILL I RISE: FEMINISMS, GENDER, RESISTANCE - ACT 3

Saturday 14 September 2019 to Sunday 15 December 2019, 11:00 to 18:00 Open Tuesday - Sunday, closed on Mondays.

Free

A large-scale exhibition of international artists, highlighting the experiences of women and celebrating their triumphs – and showing how the struggle for liberation is ongoing and hard-won.
PERFORMANCE | LET US DANCE

PERFORMANCE | LET US DANCE

Sunday 15 September 2019 to Sunday 15 December 2019, 12:00 to 16:00

Free

Every Sunday through Still I Rise, Arnolfini's galleries will be transformed into a platform for groups of young, female street dancers - taking ownership of a space they are usually denied, in Young ...
TALK | FUTURE PROOF

TALK | FUTURE PROOF

Friday 20 September 2019, 10:00 to 17:30

SOLD OUT Book

Visual Arts South West in partnership with Arnolfini invites artists, curators, arts organisations and audiences to gather for a day of discussions and learning.
SCREENING | TOURMALINE & SASHA WORTZEL - HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!

SCREENING | TOURMALINE & SASHA WORTZEL - HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!

Saturday 21 September 2019, 11:00 to 18:00

Free

"'Happy Birthday Marsha' shows what the gay rights movement owes trans people..." (Vice) - A beautiful portrayal of this world famous trans activist.
DAYLIFE/NIGHTLIFE | 1500 & COUNTING

DAYLIFE/NIGHTLIFE | 1500 & COUNTING

Saturday 21 September 2019, 14:00 to 16:30

£5 Book

A new film by Troy James Aidoo focusing on deaths in custody, and a workshop with Kayza Rose (QTIPOC Family) on intersectional activism and its roots in radical feminism.
DAYLIFE/NIGHTLIFE | MY LAST AMERICAN DOLLAR: ROUND 1. TRICKING AND FLIPPING COINS: MAKING DOLLARS HIT, ROUND 2. BLACK ANGELS IN THE INFIELD: DRIPPING FAGGOT SWEAT, ROUND 3. WHATCHU GONNA DO: MARVELOUS LIKE MARVA

DAYLIFE/NIGHTLIFE | MY LAST AMERICAN DOLLAR: ROUND 1. TRICKING AND FLIPPING COINS: MAKING DOLLARS HIT, ROUND 2. BLACK ANGELS IN THE INFIELD: DRIPPING FAGGOT SWEAT, ROUND 3. WHATCHU GONNA DO: MARVELOUS LIKE MARVA

Saturday 21 September 2019, 19:30 to 21:00

£12/10 + BF Book

"A black femme goddess punk, nude and in charge" (TheChart) - How do we resist temptation, how do we slow down, how do we play, how do we survive?
DAYLIFE/NIGHTLIFE | BOOTY BASS PARTY

DAYLIFE/NIGHTLIFE | BOOTY BASS PARTY

Saturday 21 September 2019 to Sunday 22 September 2019, 21:00 to 01:00

Free

A night of big bass tunes from Booty Bass; celebrating womxn and non binary folk behind the decks and pon di floor. Empowering womxn, embracing different cultures, and creating an environment with ...
SPOKEN WORD | POETS IN THE CITY

SPOKEN WORD | POETS IN THE CITY

Friday 04 October 2019, 18:30 to 22:00

Free - Booking essential Book

Arnolfini & The Students’ Union at UWE present this open mic night on the theme 'Black Histories; Black Futures."
TALKS | TROPHIES OF EMPIRE - TRACES AND LEGACIES

TALKS | TROPHIES OF EMPIRE - TRACES AND LEGACIES

Saturday 05 October 2019, 14:00 to 18:00

£8/6 + BF Book

Looking back at this influential exhibition in which contemporary artists explored Britain’s colonial past.
WE ARE FAMILY | DRAG QUEEN STORY TIME

WE ARE FAMILY | DRAG QUEEN STORY TIME

Sunday 06 October 2019, 11:00 to 15:00

£2/£1 Book

A magical morning of fantastic stories and fabulous tales, inspired by Still I Rise with Drag Queen Story Time.
PERFORMANCE | CIGDEM AYDEMIR - THE RIDE

PERFORMANCE | CIGDEM AYDEMIR - THE RIDE

Friday 11 October 2019 to Saturday 12 October 2019, 11:00 to 18:00

Tickets Coming Soon

IN BETWEEN TIME SUMMIT 2019 | Book a 20 minute slot to become a cast member in this one-on-one film performance in which you share a motorcycle ride through a contemporary Australian landscape.
PERFORMANCE | ERIN MARKEY - SINGLET

PERFORMANCE | ERIN MARKEY - SINGLET

Friday 11 October 2019 to Saturday 12 October 2019, 19:30 to 21:45

£13.50 / £15.00 + BF Book

IN BETWEEN TIME SUMMIT 2019 | Erin Markey performs SINGLET: Fighting for connection and the bonds of friendship.
MUSIC | DEBASHISH BHATTACHARYA TRIO

MUSIC | DEBASHISH BHATTACHARYA TRIO

Tuesday 15 October 2019, 20:00 to 22:00

£12 + BF Book

Asian Arts Agency, in collaboration with Arnolfini present Debashish Bhattacharya Trio.
PERFORMANCE | CONTRA

PERFORMANCE | CONTRA

Friday 18 October 2019 to Saturday 19 October 2019, 20:30 to 22:00

£12/£10 + BF Book

CIRCUS CITY FESTIVAL 2019 | Contra interrogates social, historical and personal occupations of the female body and explores – literally – where such bodies are positioned and how we are meant to ...
WORKSHOP | ZINE MAKING

WORKSHOP | ZINE MAKING

Saturday 19 October 2019, 14:00 to 17:00

Booking is essential Book

Zinester Sophie Sherwood will share with you the art of creating this classic, low-fi, DIY form of publication. They will be bringing zines from their own collections to share with and inspire you.
STORYTELLING | S. BEAR BERGMAN - THE WHOLE QUEER STORY

STORYTELLING | S. BEAR BERGMAN - THE WHOLE QUEER STORY

Wednesday 23 October 2019, 19:30 to 22:00

£12 + BF Book

"Witty, interesting, tough and tender." (Lamda Literary) - Laugh, cry, be welcomed! Family stories that anyone can enjoy and relate to, and that LGBTQ+ people will cherish their own reflections in.
PERFORMANCE | UNCANNY VALLEY GIRL

PERFORMANCE | UNCANNY VALLEY GIRL

Friday 25 October 2019 to Saturday 26 October 2019, 19:30 to 21:30

£12/10 Book

Hardware. Software. Wetware. Witness a cyborg goddess, and confront your ultimate fear - the rising up of the feminine body.
WE ARE FAMILY | BIG DRAW 2019 - DRAWN TO LIFE

WE ARE FAMILY | BIG DRAW 2019 - DRAWN TO LIFE

Tuesday 29 October 2019, 11:00 to 15:00

Free

In partnership with Arnolfini and UWE Drawing and Print as part of the world's largest drawing festival: The Big Draw 2019.
WE ARE FAMILY | I'M BITTER ABOUT GLITTER WORKSHOP

WE ARE FAMILY | I'M BITTER ABOUT GLITTER WORKSHOP

Saturday 02 November 2019, 13:00 to 15:00

£2/£1 Book

Arnolfini invites you to join Liz Clarke & Company for this anarchic workshop with your family; and Banish the Beigester (or smash the patriarchy) with us!
TALKS | THEY LIVE: A CULTURAL AND VISUAL AWAKENING

TALKS | THEY LIVE: A CULTURAL AND VISUAL AWAKENING

Wednesday 27 November 2019, 19:00 to 21:00

£15/13 + BF Book

Join The West of England Design Forum to pay homage to the counterculture classic They Live.
WE ARE FAMILY | PROTEST BANNERS WITH FEMINIST ARCHIVE SOUTH

WE ARE FAMILY | PROTEST BANNERS WITH FEMINIST ARCHIVE SOUTH

Sunday 08 December 2019, 13:00 to 16:00

Free

Bring your family together to make your own protest banners with Feminist Archive South's Education Coordinator, Ellie O’Connell and artist Bryony Gillard.