Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

1 Jul - 24 Oct 2010
Jeremy Deller, Mona Hatoum and a selection of other contemporary artists join makers and designers in Teatopia, a new craft and design exhibition which delights in our national obsession with tea. Tea-drinking has linked British culture with many other countries and cultures throughout history and these connections are still vibrant ... ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

1 Jul - 11 Jul 2010
An exhibition coinciding with the Transmission: HOSPITALITY conference, which is taking place in Sheffield Hallam University's Furnival Building Thursday 1st July – Saturday 3rd July (exhibition continues until 11th July). The exhibition aims to expand the format of the conference by opening the gallery as an alternative space for thinking ... ..more

Clock Tower Gallery

16 Jul
An exhibition of contemporary drawing at The Clocktower Gallery in Sheffield’s Northern General Hospital. ‘Drawn’ features work by 22 artists, including recent graduates, emerging and established artists, illustrators and designers. It is a celebration and exploration of the medium of Drawing as it continually reinvents itself with new media ... ..more

Access Space

16 Jul
A programme of talks to accompany 'inside TRAK', an exhibition which teaches audience how their brains work by letting them peer inside a robot's head as it watches them watching it. Art and neuroscience come together in 'Inside TRAK', an exhibition atvAccess Space in Sheffield which hopes to demonstrate just ... ..more

Access Space

9 Jul
An exhibition which teaches audience how their brains work by letting them peer inside a robot's head as it watches them watching it. Art and neuroscience come together in 'Inside TRAK', an exhibition atvAccess Space in Sheffield which hopes to demonstrate just how much is really understood about brain function. ..more

Access Space

Inside TRAK - Art and neuroscience come together
10 Jul - 30 Jul 2010
An exhibition which teaches audience how their brains work by letting them peer inside a robot's head as it watches them watching it. Art and neuroscience come together in 'Inside TRAK', an exhibition atvAccess Space in Sheffield which hopes to demonstrate just how much is really understood about brain function. ..more

Access Space

Lost in Space
Chris Shelton
3 Jul - 30 Jul 2010
An exhibition involving digital drawings and a photocopier. In a crisis caused by greed, please photocopy the art and take it away for free. Work inspired by surrealism, pop art, neo impressionism and Japanese sumi-e art. ..more

Access Space

Lost in Space - opening event
Chris Shelton
2 Jul
An exhibition involving digital drawings and a photocopier. In a crisis caused by greed, please photocopy the art and take it away for free. Work inspired by surrealism, pop art, neo impressionism and Japanese sumi-e art. ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

The Great British Art Debate
15 Jun - 5 Sep 2010
Continuing the Great British Art Debate at Museums Sheffield this summer, Watercolour in Britain: Tradition and Beyond will explore the remarkable diversity of a truly British art form. Featuring significant and rarely seen works, from contemporary artists Chris Ofili and Anish Kapoor, to JMW Turner and William Blake, the ... ..more

The Old Sweet Shop

Sam Bunn
3 Jul - 30 Sep 2010
Sam Bunn has been examining The Old Sweet Shop as a place to make art since early 2010. Bunn employs a conceptual approach which, through its avoidance of visual representation, hints at problems he has encountered with traditional art making in this context. ..more

Clock Tower Gallery

19 Jul - 11 Aug 2010
An exhibition of contemporary drawing at The Clocktower Gallery in Sheffield’s Northern General Hospital. ‘Drawn’ features work by 22 artists, including recent graduates, emerging and established artists, illustrators and designers. It is a celebration and exploration of the medium of Drawing as it continually reinvents itself with new media ... ..more

The Red House

Matter: ma4
8 Jul
You are invited to contribute to a sound installation. Matter is a brand new event that will be held on a monthly basis; It is an opportunity to meet other people who want to make ‘progressive’ music in Sheffield. Encouraging cross artform work and collaboration amongst its members, Matter will ... ..more

Bank Street Arts

Susannah Gent
9 Jul
All are welcome to the opening event for Susannah Gent's exhibition of video, sculpture and installation work resulting from a year long residency at Bank Street Arts. The work explores ideas around abjection and the uncanny as well as a playful look at the gendered nature of materials, using the ... ..more

Bank Street Arts

Susannah Gent
6 Jul - 30 Jul 2010
An exhibition of video, sculpture and installation work resulting from a year long residency at Bank Street Arts. The work explores ideas around abjection and the uncanny as well as a playful look at the gendered nature of materials, using the traditional trophy head - usually a taxidermy work, as ... ..more

The Moor

Silvia Champion
4 May - 24 Jun 2010
Despite the changes at The Moor, life still goes on and shoppers around the market stands are still generating an atmosphere of hustle and bustle, but the buildings around The Moor are waiting to be demolished. ..more

S1 Artspace

Showcase: Opening event
13 Jul
To mark the completion of the 2010 S1 Bursary Studio programme, S1 Artspace presents SHOWCASE, two week long exhibitions presenting new work by six recent BA Fine Art graduates from Sheffield Hallam University. James Clarkson, Joe Cutts, Jim Howieson, Peter Martin, Emily Musgrave and Linny Venables were selected for the ... ..more

S1 Artspace

Showcase: Opening event
29 Jun
To mark the completion of the 2010 S1 Bursary Studio programme, S1 Artspace presents SHOWCASE, two week long exhibitions presenting new work by six recent BA Fine Art graduates from Sheffield Hallam University. James Clarkson, Joe Cutts, Jim Howieson, Peter Martin, Emily Musgrave and Linny Venables were selected for the ... ..more

S1 Artspace

New work from S1 Bursary Studio Artists 2010
14 Jul - 18 Jul 2010
To mark the completion of the 2010 S1 Bursary Studio programme, S1 Artspace presents SHOWCASE, two week long exhibitions presenting new work by six recent BA Fine Art graduates from Sheffield Hallam University. James Clarkson, Joe Cutts, Jim Howieson, Peter Martin, Emily Musgrave and Linny Venables were selected for the ... ..more

S1 Artspace

New work from S1 Bursary Studio Artists 2010
30 Jun - 4 Jul 2010
To mark the completion of the 2010 S1 Bursary Studio programme, S1 Artspace presents SHOWCASE, two week long exhibitions presenting new work by six recent BA Fine Art graduates from Sheffield Hallam University. James Clarkson, Joe Cutts, Jim Howieson, Peter Martin, Emily Musgrave and Linny Venables were selected for the ... ..more

Yorkshire ArtSpace: Persistence Works

Endgame
21 Jun - 25 Jun 2010
Endgame is the graduation show of MA Contemporary Fine Art students from Sheffield Hallam University. The exhibition brings together a diversity of artistic practice, ranging from video, text-based, drawing and sculpture. Starting with familiar or overlooked aspects of everyday life all five artists express a desire to connect with and ... ..more

Bloc

19 Jun
Artist Nikos Mantzios talks about his solo exhibition ‘Laocoon’, a new body of painting-installation work staged as an argumentation within a personal domestic world. ..more

Bloc

Nikos Mantzios
4 Jun - 20 Jun 2010
The solo exhibition ‘Laocoon’ is a new body of painting-installation work, staged as an argumentation within a personal domestic world. ..more

Various Venues

12 Jun - 20 Jun 2010
Open Up is an annual event taking place in Sheffield and South Yorkshire, where artists all over the city and region open their doors to the public. The event offers a rare opportunity to meet and talk to artists, along with a glimpse of their workplaces which are often closed ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millenium Gallery

10 Jun
Exhibition co-curator, Rowena Hamiton, shares some of the background to Code:Craft and gives an insight into some of the art chosen for the show. ..more

Site Gallery

Haris Epaminonda: Talk & film screening
24 Jun
With curator Denise Robinson on the work of Haris Epaminonda. ..more

Site Gallery

Haris Epaminonda: Exhibition Walk-through
11 Jun
The artist will give talk about her work in the gallery and a walk-through the exhibition ..more

Site Gallery

10 Jun
For her first solo exhibition in a UK public gallery, Site Gallery is pleased to present newly commissioned video work from the Cypriot born artist Haris Epaminonda, who is simultaneously showing new work at Tate Modern (29 May – 30 August). ..more

Site Gallery

Haris Epaminonda
11 Jun - 21 Aug 2010
For her first solo exhibition in a UK public gallery, Site Gallery is pleased to present newly commissioned video work from the Cypriot born artist Haris Epaminonda, who is simultaneously showing new work at Tate Modern (29 May – 30 August). ..more

The Riverside

Send, at Expose # 1
31 May - 9 Jun 2010
Point Blank and Riverside Live present Expose # 1, a festival for artists working across all disciplines: theatre, visual arts, film, spoken word and music. EXPOSE #1 is a platform for new and established artists to take risks or a fresh approach to their work in a new venue. ..more

The Orchard Centre

Theo Simpson, Ben Mclaughlin and Tom Common
4 Jun
Dead Ends is a collaboration between Theo Simpson, Ben Mclaughlin and Tom Common. The series explores the issues of unemployment by collecting and documenting discarded job centre slips. The discarded slips recorded in the book were found in and around three Sheffield jobcentres, between August 2009 and March 2010. ..more

S1 Artspace

Ersatz Objects
Julika Gittner, Tommy Grace, Duncan Marquiss
21 May - 19 Jun 2010
A group exhibition of new and existing work selected from S1 Associates proposals. S1 Artspace presents Ersatz Objects, a group exhibition of new and existing works by London based artists Julika Gittner, Tommy Grace and Duncan Marquiss. For three years, Gittner, Grace and Marquiss have shared a studio in Hackney ... ..more

Exhibitions in Sheffield
25 Jul
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Cupola Gallery

Fish & Fowl
Lyn Hodnett
14 May - 27 Jun 2010
An exhibition of new work by Sheffield based artist Lyn Hodnett, who continues to develop her easily recognisable and distinctive style. Cupola is delighted to welcome back the artist for her fifth solo show. ..more

Bank St Arts

Motherland
Simon Roberts
11 May - 9 Jun 2010
Motherland is the first major works by the award winning and current election artist Simon Roberts. The work is a result of Simon’s travels throughout Russia between July 2004 and August 2005 and is in one of the most extensive photographic accounts of this vast country by a Westerner. Consisting ... ..more

Access Space

Glitterati
Steven Barrett
29 May - 3 Jul 2010
Steven Barrett creates images of celebrities and scenes from gay life entirley from multi-coloured glitter. This exhibition has been timed to coincide with Sheffield Pride 2010 which will take place later in June. The artist is huge fan of popular culture and describes his influences as 'anything over the top'. ... ..more

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works

Robert Casselton Clark
20 Apr - 31 Dec 2010
Persistence Works, Yorkshire Artspace’s award winning flagship building on Brown Street in Sheffield, has recently installed a monumental 30 metre long artwork that covers the length of its front wall. Robert Casselton Clark, an artist who has had a studio with Yorkshire Artspace since the 1980s, created this ambitious new ... ..more

Yorkshire Artspace: Persistence Works

7 May - 18 Jun 2010
Lovebytes presents work by art collective Owl Project, including their range of hand crafted Instruments and current research for Flow. Owl Project has become known for a range of sculptural musical instruments and has exhibited across the UK and Europe. Their portable 'rustic' instruments, with names such as the iLog ... ..more

Access Space

8 May - 5 Jun 2010
The Regeneration Gallery presents in first exhibition of 2010. The exhibition ‘Portland Works’ is a group photography show that celebrates the diversity of one of Sheffield’s oldest and surviving ‘little mesters’, a living, working industrial unit in the heart of the city that houses small independent metalworkers, cabinet makers, musicians ... ..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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