SIAD Gallery

Universal Everything
18 Feb - 4 Mar 2009
Matt Pyke of Sheffield's Universal Everything brings his selection of new digital artworks to the the SIAD Gallery, elements of which were recently shown outside the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. ..more


25 Feb
Prism is a programme of contemporary art events commissioned by The Showroom. Adapting to its unique environment, the event exhibits exciting new audio, video, performative and interactive works from emerging students and established artists. Constructing a social evening in which the creative sector can converse around the ... ..more

Workstation & Bloc

20 Feb - 27 Feb 2009
This exhibition brings together some of Liverpool's most talented, up and coming young artists, spot lit last year when the city became Europe's Capital of Culture. ..more

Musuems Sheffield: Graves Gallery

10 Nov - 14 Mar 2009
Three contemporary artworks from Tate are now on display in the Graves, courtesy of the ongoing Visual Dialogues project. Self Portrait as a Businessman, by Pawel Althamer, Butterfly Catchers, by Hannah Starkey and Boats by Bethan Huws, all make connections with existing works in Sheffield’s collection. ..more

Persistence Works: Yorkshire ArtSpace Society

Clinton de Menezes
26 Jan - 6 Mar 2009
New work by Clinton de Menezes, which is the artist's first solo show in the UK since emigrating from South Africa a year and a half ago. The artist has taken as his starting point the idea of ‘Probe’ as a critical or exploratory investigation, expedition or device designed to ... ..more

S1 Artspace

25 Feb
S1 / salon returns with a new season of artist film and video programmes presenting works from Belgium, France, Germany, the UK and USA. Selected exclusively from an open call, this years selection panel were Benjamin Cook, director of LUX, artist Anja Kirschner, and curator, Sophia Crilly. ..more


25 Feb
Gordon Cheung’s multi-media paintings capture the hallucinations between the virtual and actual realities of a globalised world, oscillating between Utopia and Dystopia. ..more

Access Space

Mike Howe
17 Jan - 12 Mar 2009
Mandalas are found among the most ancient art forms - it is thought that they expressed an awe of the natural world and natural cycles. Using the familiar circular form of the mandala, Mike Howe has created a series of detailed and intriguing textures and designs, manipulating photographs of ... ..more

Access Space

Kate Vale & James Wallbank
15 Nov - 12 Mar 2009
The Objective Room is a site specific installation created for Access Space, inspired by a room described in one of C.S. Lewis's theological science fiction novels. ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Suky Best
15 Jan - 8 Apr 2009
Museums Sheffield with Lovebytes presents The Return of the Native, shown on the Millennium Gallery plasma screens. Artist Suky Best highlights the gradual disappearance of once hitherto common types of wildlife from their former habitats across the UK. ..more

Graves Gallery

18 Feb - 2 May 2009
How we define ourselves in the age of the individual is the theme of this contemporary art exhibition, which features work from leading British artists including Grayson Perry, Gillian Wearing and Mona Hatoum. A Picture of You? is part of The Great British Art Debate, a four year collaboration with ... ..more

Clock Tower Gallery

Lorraine Kay
23 Feb - 2 Apr 2009
Sponsored by the Hallamshire Physiotherapy group,'Pain'tings' is a personal documentary which explores how the creative focus can help deal with painful and debilitating health problems, resulting in improvements in both physical and emotional well-being, including a reduced dependency on medication. ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Claire Morgan
18 Oct - 8 Mar 2009
An installation depicting the graceful flight and subsequent fall of a bird through clusters of privet leaves, continuing Morgan’s exploration of our relationship with the natural world. ..more

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