Artist's studio

Stephen Carley
27 Nov - 29 Nov 2009
Over the coming year artist Stephen Carley’s studio will be the context for a variety of monthly exhibitions or ‘visual trials’. Sometimes existing artifacts will be exhibited, or the space adapted or changed in some way or used for collaborative ventures. The concentration will be fully on process, ideas, context ... ..more

Bloc

Maud Haya-Baviera
21 Nov
Maud Haya-Baviera talks about the work in her first solo exhibition in the UK, which features new work that shifts between the mediums of sculpture, photography, installation and drawing. The title of the exhibition Delightful desuetude while referring to notions of abandonment and of the unused surreptitiously invites us to ... ..more

Bloc

Maud Haya-Baviera
6 Nov
The opening of Maud Haya-Baviera’s first solo exhibition in the UK, which features new work which shifts between the mediums of sculpture, photography, installation and drawing. The title of the exhibition Delightful desuetude while referring to notions of abandonment and of the unused surreptitiously invites us to find pleasure in ... ..more

Bloc

Maud Haya-Baviera
7 Nov - 21 Nov 2009
Maud Haya-Baviera’s first solo exhibition in the UK features new work which shifts between the mediums of sculpture, photography, installation and drawing. The title of the exhibition Delightful desuetude while referring to notions of abandonment and of the unused surreptitiously invites us to find pleasure in forms that seem to ... ..more

Butcher Works Gallery

15 Oct - 30 Oct 2009
An exhibition of two site specific works by sculptor, Don Ratcliffe and glass artist, Johannes Steuck, referencing The Student Journey; a foundation for learning at Freeman College. Architects, Tatlow Stancer, were commissioned by Ruskin Mill Educational Trust to create a new central structure in the courtyard during the renovation of ... ..more

Fusion Cafe

Carolyn Waudby, Paul Schatzberger
14 Oct
Visit the exhibition at the SIAD Gallery then cross the road for a lively evening of poetry, cocktails and music, in which Carolyn will read work from the collection. There will be the chance to meet photographer Paul Schatzberger whose images of Cuba are exhibited with the poems, and Chilean ... ..more

SIAD Gallery

Paul Schatzberger and Carolyn Waudby
3 Oct - 31 Oct 2009
An exhibition of photography and poetry by Paul Schatzberger and Carolyn Waudby. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution. The exhibition Dreams and Defiance grew out of a shared love of Cuba following visits by award-winning writer and Sheffield Hallam lecturer Carolyn Waudby, and prize-winning photographer Paul ... ..more

Sheffield Hallam University, Furnival Building

20 Oct
To what extent do public art collections represent Britain in the 21st Century? Join an invited panel of curators, artists and commentators including Chris Stephens, Head of Displays at Tate Britain, and Maria Balshaw, Director of the Whitworth Art Gallery, to explore this question. This event accompanies A Picture of ... ..more

Sheffield Hallam University, Furnival Building

25 Jul
Crime Writer Danuta Reah talks to Alison Ross about her choice of work for A Picture of Us? Identity in British Art, which is currently showing at The Graves Art Gallery. For the show Reah has selected Erinnerung aus dem Weltkrieg (2001) from The Russian Ending, by Tacita Dean. Of ... ..more

S1 Artspace

Giles Round
22 Oct
You are invited to the opening event of Living Structures, a solo exhibition of new work by Giles Round following a three month residency at S1 this summer. Outmoded or defunct domestic solutions regarded as impractical to contemporary living feature prominently in Round’s work. Living Structures presents a balanced display ... ..more

S1 Artspace

Giles Round
23 Oct - 5 Dec 2009
S1 Artspace presents Living Structures, a solo exhibition of new work by Giles Round following a three month residency at S1 this summer. Outmoded or defunct domestic solutions regarded as impractical to contemporary living feature prominently in Round’s work. Living Structures presents a balanced display of allegorical works, situating both ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

21 Oct
You are invited to the opening of Can Art Save Us?, the first in a series of three exhibitions at Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery which will draw on the ideas and insights of critic, author, artist and scholar, John Ruskin (1819-1900). At first glance an unlikely eco-warrior, Ruskin was arguably ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

22 Oct - 31 Jan 2010
Can Art Save Us? is the first in a series of three exhibitions at Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery which will draw on the ideas and insights of critic, author, artist and scholar, John Ruskin (1819-1900). ..more

Site Gallery

29 Oct
To coincide with Daniel von Sturmer’s exhibition, Site will be screening work from the New Zealand Film Archive (www.filmarchive.org.nz). Curated and introduced by the archive’s Exhibitions and Programmes Manager, Mark Williams, this is a rare opportunity to see some of New Zealand’s experimental film and video work, as well ... ..more

Site Gallery

22 Oct
To coincide with Daniel von Sturmer’s exhibition, Site will be screening work from the New Zealand Film Archive. Curated and introduced by the archive’s Exhibitions and Programmes Manager, Mark Williams, this is a rare opportunity to see some of New Zealand’s experimental film and video work, as well as ... ..more

Site Gallery

15 Oct
To coincide with Daniel von Sturmer’s exhibition, Site will be screening work from the New Zealand Film Archive. Curated and introduced by the archive’s Exhibitions and Programmes Manager, Mark Williams, this is a rare opportunity to see some of New Zealand’s experimental film and video work, as well as ... ..more

Showroom

  Kelly Large, Our Name is Legion, Beacon 2009
Transmission: Host (artist talks)
Kelly Large, Becky Shaw
28 Oct
Transmission is a series of artists’ talks organised by Sheffield Hallam University in association with Site Gallery. In this series of lectures, staff from the department of fine art have each invited a friend to speak. This week speaker Kelly Large is hosted by Becky Shaw ..more

Showroom

Roderick Buchanan, Andrew Sneddon
21 Oct
Transmission is a series of artists’ talks organised by Sheffield Hallam University in association with Site Gallery. In this series of lectures, staff from the department of fine art have each invited a friend to speak. This week Andrew Sneddon hosts artist Roderick Buchanan. ..more

Showroom

 
Tim Etchells, Penny McCarthy
14 Oct
Transmission is a series of artists’ talks organised by Sheffield Hallam University in association with Site Gallery. In this series of lectures, staff from the department of fine art have each invited a friend to speak. This week, the speaker is Tim Etchells, with host Penny McCarthy. ..more

Showroom

Bevis Martin, Charlie Youle
7 Oct
Transmission is a series of artists’ talks organised by Sheffield Hallam University in association with Site Gallery. In this series of lectures, staff from the department of fine art have each invited a friend to speak. For this talk, Jaspar Joseph-Lester and Sharon Kivland play host, with speakers Bevis ... ..more

Cupola Gallery

Corinna Button
30 Oct
The opening of Feast, a solo painting and mixed media exhibition by Corinna Button. Obsessions with image, gossip, fashion, materialism, the minutiae of celebrity life – these are our Idols of today and they are the underlying presence within the artist's current body of work ‘Feast‘; feasting our eyes as ... ..more

Cupola Gallery

Corinna Button
30 Oct - 28 Nov 2009
A solo painting and mixed media exhibition by Corinna Button. Obsessions with image, gossip, fashion, materialism, the minutiae of celebrity life – these are our Idols of today and they are the underlying presence within the artist's current body of work ‘Feast‘; feasting our eyes as well as in the ... ..more

Showroom

Third Angel
28 Oct
Third Angel invites you to join them for the première of Words & Pictures at the Showroom, as part of the Off The Shelf Festival of Writing and Reading this October. A book reading for a book that doesn't exist (yet). A theatrical collection of short stories, obsessions, illustrations and ... ..more

Bloc

Michal Tkachenko
9 Oct
The opening event for Antoinette. In her new solo exhibition at Bloc, Artist Michal Tkachenko looks at similarities between cooking and painting, both of which she uses to explore the way food influences community. Painting seems as much about creating sensations to please the senses, as does cooking. It is ... ..more

Bloc

Michal Tkachenko
10 Oct - 24 Oct 2009
An exhibition of paintings by Canadian artist Michal Tkachenko, in which the artist explores the similarities between cooking, painting, and the way that food influences community. Tkachenko refers to painting as being about the creation of sensations to please the senses, as is cooking. Painting and cooking both utilize the ... ..more

Bank Street Arts

23 Oct
PRISM is a bi-monthly contemporary art event. Established at The Showroom Cinema in 2008 it utilises various venues across Sheffield to exhibit work by emerging and established artists. This October it begins a new residency at Bank St Arts. ..more

Cupola Gallery

Isobel Walker
25 Sep - 25 Oct 2009
A solo exhibition by Sheffield based printmaker Isobel Walker. Within her practice, the artist has intrigued by the circle for some time, with its paradox of complex associated ideas, expressed in such a simple form. ..more

Bloc

Weird Heads
Nicola Pemberton
25 Sep - 26 Oct 2009
New work for the Bloc Billboard (outside the gallery on Eyre Lane). The Painted background shape and repetitive mark-making in Weird Heads concern themselves with the act of making. Their execution wholly consumes the artist’s headspace offering an escapist retreat from critical and everyday concerns. ..more

Access Space

Shelley Iqbal
26 Sep - 20 Oct 2009
The first solo exhibition by young abstract artist Shelley Iqbal. Her paintings are influenced by the Vienna Secession, yet have a Gothic tone and contain elements hinting at isolation and disorientation. ..more

Access Space

20×20
Various artists
5 Sep - 14 Oct 2009
Access Space's 4th yearly exhibition from an open call for new work. The exhibition is diverse with artworks from partcipants, local artists, artist from outside the region and friends who have something interesting to show. ..more

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works

A. Rosemary Watson
2 Oct
In her exhibition at Persistence Works this Autumn, Sheffield based artist A. Rosemary Watson will explore the complexities and fragmented nature of memory. ..more

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works

A. Rosemary Watson
28 Sep - 6 Nov 2006
In her exhibition at Persistence Works this Autumn, Sheffield based artist A. Rosemary Watson will explore the complexities and fragmented nature of memory. ..more

Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery

Various Artists
16 Sep - 5 Dec 2009
Every picture tells a story. Which one tells yours? This is the question asked of a host of artists, writers and designers from across the UK as part of A Picture of Us? Identity in British Art, the exhibition at Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery this September. ..more

Site Gallery

Laureana Toledo
30 Oct
An event that launches The Limit, a book by Mexican artist Laureana Toledo that follows on from her work for Art Sheffield 05: Spectator T, when she created and brought to Sheffield a Mexican band that only played covers of song by Sheffield based artists. ..more

Site Gallery

5 Sep - 31 Oct 2009
The first UK solo show by Melbourne-based artist Daniel von Sturmer, who represented Australia in the Venice Biennale in 2007. This ambitious installation of new video works will be presented within a temporary architecture within the gallery, created especially for the exhibition. ..more

The Old Sweet Shop

Time and Space
Rocket01
4 Jul - 2 Oct 2009
A selection of paintings, prints, photographs and sketches from Sheffield graffiti artist Rocket01.The show features a selection of new and existing spray paintings, prints, photographs and sketches. The artist will also be spray painting work onto the walls of the shop. ..more

Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery

Seiko Kinoshita
24 Nov - 23 Nov 2009
24th Nov 2007 - 23rd Nov 2009. A new piece of sculptural art by Sheffield based Japanese artist Seiko Kinoshita, who was commissioned to create this large scale piece of work comprising 580 blue birds made from paper yarn. Blue Bird has been commissioned for the stairwell that links the ... ..more

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