Western Bank Library Exhibition Gallery

Anthony Bennett
2 Mar - 27 May 2010
Humbug! is the first exhibition to use the newly- restored Western Bank Library Exhibition Gallery. On show at the exhibition is Yorkshire Artspace based sculptor Anthony Bennett's latest installation "Humbug- what is it?". His life sized sculpture was inspired by the life and work of P.T. Barnum, freakshow impressario, ... ..more

Sylvester Space

24 Apr
A performance as Part of Art Sheffield 2010 - Life: A User's Manual. By asking questions such as “what is a lecture?” and “how to give a lecture as an artist?” Learning To Imitate can be positioned in relation to the current reactivation of the genre of the lecture performance ... ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

8 May
A conference hosted by Sheffield Hallam University in collaboration with the Research Group for Artists Publications (RGAP) and Site Gallery, Sheffield, to explore the relevance and position of artists’ publications in contemporary art practice - focusing particularly on the bookworks of Sol LeWitt, and considering his legacy in terms of ... ..more

Showroom Cinema

Frederique Bergholtz and Marina Vishmidt
24 Apr
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Sylvester Space

Yael Davids -
Learning To Imitate
24 Apr
By asking questions such as “what is a lecture?” and “how to give a lecture as an artist?” Learning To Imitate can be positioned in relation to the current reactivation of the genre of the lecture performance as well as its legacies. It is also connected to a recurrent trope ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Ruth Ewan
3 Apr
Following a period of research supported by Yorkshire Artspace’s artist in residence programme, Ruth Ewan developed a new work entitled Moderately Wrathful, consisting of series of 6 prints distributed from all six venues taking part in Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual. The different prints depict text and ... ..more

Cupola Gallery

Poetry Reading and Artist’s Talk
23 Apr
You are invited to a Poetry Reading and Artist’s Talk, to celebrate Paul Evans' exhibition of new paintings and drawings which aims to address our complex relationship with landscape. Our encounters with wild places can be seen as a means to calm the mind and take leisure; but these are ... ..more

Cupola Gallery

26 Mar
You are invited to the opening of Anthropocene featuring The 7 Wonders, new paintings and drawings by Paul Evans, with poetry by James Caruth, Matt Clegg, Mark Goodwin, Rob Hindle and Chris Jones. This exhibition of new paintings and drawings aims to address our complex relationship with landscape. ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

Artist Bag Auction
24 Mar
Sheffield Hallam University Fine Art Department invite you to a Degree Show Fundraiser which takes the form of an ARTIST BAG AUCTION. Hosted by Hester Reeve, there will be bags up for auction by a wealth of artists who are based here in Sheffield, or have shown or studied in ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Silvia Champion
1 May
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Lyn Hodnett
24 Apr
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Silvia Champion
17 Apr
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Lyn Hodnett
10 Apr
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Victoria Lucas
3 Apr
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

Elizabeth von Graevenitz
27 Mar
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. This is the fifth event, organised by Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, to take place since 2001 and takes the form of a single exhibition, spread across the ... ..more

Sheffield Live! 93.2fm

Becky Shaw - A: The Christmas Party
12 Mar - 16 Apr 2010
For Art Sheffield 2010, Sheffield Live! FM will broadcast Becky Shaw's A: The Christmas Party Fridays 9.30-10.00am (12 March until 16 April) ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

6 Mar - 13 May 2010
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. ..more

S1 Artspace

Hague Yang: Intro Motion Ditch
6 Mar - 1 May 2010
For Art Sheffield 2010 - Life: A User's Manual S1 Artspace will present a solo exhibition of new commissioned work by Haegue Yang. ..more

Bloc

6 Mar - 1 May 2010
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. ..more

Site Gallery

Art Sheffield 2010 - Life: A User’s Manual
6 Mar - 1 May 2010
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. ..more

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works

Art Sheffield 2010 - Life: A User’s Manual
6 Mar - 1 May 2010
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

6 Mar - 1 May 2010
Art Sheffield 2010 – Life: A User’s Manual is a citywide contemporary art event showcasing artwork by locally, nationally and internationally based artists. ..more

Artist's studio

Stephen Carley
24 Apr - 25 Apr 2010
Since early last year Stephen Carley’s studio has been the context for a variety of monthly exhibitions or ‘visual trials’. Sometimes existing artifacts are exhibited, or the space adapted or changed in some way or used for collaborative ventures. Guest curators are occasionally invited. ..more

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12×12x10 art fractures
Stephen Carley
15 Apr
Since early last year Stephen Carley’s studio has been the context for a variety of monthly exhibitions or ‘visual trials’. Sometimes existing artifacts are exhibited, or the space adapted or changed in some way or used for collaborative ventures. Guest curators are occasionally invited. ..more

In and around Sheffield City Centre

12×12x9 Field Studies
Stephen Carley
13 Mar - 30 Apr 2010
Since early last year Stephen Carley’s studio has been the context for a variety of monthly exhibitions or ‘visual trials’. Sometimes existing artifacts are exhibited, or the space adapted or changed in some way or used for collaborative ventures. Guest curators are occasionally invited. ..more

The Moor

5 Mar
The opening event for an exhibition showcasing work by contemporary artists from within and outside of Sheffield, ‘There is no solution because there is no problem’ is a short run of Fringe events to coincide with Art Sheffield 2010 Life: A Users Manual. The programme will consist of a solo ... ..more

Access Space

Guy Atkinson
5 Mar
The opening for an exhibition of work originally from a project titled “Sheffield Sound”, which is a selection of images from over a year of photographing at underground night club and music events in Sheffield. ..more

Access Space

The Night Works
Sound system photographs by Guy Atkinson
6 Mar - 13 Apr 2010
An exhibition of work originally from a project titled “Sheffield Sound”, which is a selection of images from over a year of photographing at underground night club and music events in Sheffield. ..more

The Moor

6 Mar - 13 Mar 2010
Showcasing work by contemporary artists from within and outside of Sheffield, ‘There is no solution because there is no problem’ is a short run of Fringe events to coincide with Art Sheffield 2010 Life: A Users Manual. The programme will consist of a solo presentation by Thorbjorn Andersen, a group ... ..more

The Forum

Nocturnal
Darren Topliss
21 Feb - 14 Mar 2010
Nocturnal is a solo exhibition showcasing the work of Sheffield based experimental poster designer/illustrator Darren J Topliss (Brown Owl). ..more

Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery

Mapplethorpe: Sound and Screen
18 Mar
Mapplethorpe: Sound and Screen is an evening of music, sound, video and art hosted by Spitscreen Collective at the Graves Gallery, Sheffield. You are invited to immerse yourselves within a sensory exploration of Robert Mapplethorpe's life and work through a combination of bands, performances, video and artwork. Held within the ... ..more

The Old Sweet Shop

Lord Bunn
13 Jan - 31 Mar 2010
The Old Sweet Shop is thrilled to welcome back artist and illustrator Lord Bunn for his first ever solo show. ..more

Cupola Gallery

Anthropocene* Featuring The Seven Wonders
Paul Evans
26 Mar - 9 May 2010
An exhibition of new paintings and drawings which aims to address our complex relationship with landscape. ..more

Cupola Gallery

Magpie, John Brokenshire
John Brokenshire
5 Feb - 21 Mar 2010
An exhibition of new paintings by John Brokenshire. 'Mayfield valley, like a fool I go and it’s cold, gray and misty. Finding a new culvert with bright springwater where the earth is sweet and lightly grabbed in a palm. Higher into the chill a winter tree is bare with black ... ..more

Bank Street Arts

9 Feb - 6 Mar 2010
Memory Screen is an impossible book which by now exists in at least five distinct versions each of which begins with a snapshot of a graffito on a garage door beneath Castle Market in Sheffield. The graffito consists of a spraycanned outline figure alongside the words Memory Screen. An alternative ... ..more

Bank Street Arts

9 Feb - 6 Mar 2010
Poet Noel Williams was Bank Street Arts' first writer in residence, as part of their 2009 Residency Programme. His diverse project included the completion of a poetry sequence on the theme of women and warfare, as well as experimenting with both the role of reader and writer in the creation ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

27 Jan - 16 Jun 2010
Code:Craft is a new exhibition specially curated for Museums Sheffield by digital arts organisation Lovebytes exploring the remarkable creative potential of the software that turned computer programming into an art form. ..more

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