Access Space

3 Sep
An exhibition from an open call for works measuring 20” by 20”. This will be Access Space's 5th yearly 20 X 20 exhibition. The theme is simple - anything goes, as long as it is 20 inches by 20 inches and it can be hung in the space. ..more

Access Space

4 Sep - 13 Oct 2010
An exhibition from an open call for works measuring 20” by 20”. This will be Access Space's 5th yearly 20 X 20 exhibition. The theme is simple - anything goes, as long as it is 20 inches by 20 inches and it can be hung in the space. Every year ... ..more

Access Space

17 Sep
The opening event for an exhibition of photography by Rosie Etherington. m e a n s of e s c a p e is a reaction to the mundanities, sorrows and loneliness of modern life. These works offer some thoughts on escaping oneself; they are daydreams into the ... ..more

Access Space

Rosie Etherington
18 Sep - 6 Oct 2010
m e a n s of e s c a p e is a reaction to the mundanities, sorrows and loneliness of modern life. these works offer some thoughts on escaping oneself; they are daydreams into the world of what-could-be and narratives on adventures taken when it ... ..more

Site Gallery

10 Sep
All are welcome to the opening event for the new show at Site Gallery. The artworks in the exhibition look at songs and music as a social phenomenon – particularly in relation to its manipulative, participatory, and activating qualities in the public realm. ..more

Site Gallery

11 Sep
Join some of the artists from the exhibition in an informal walkround and talk about their work. ..more

Bloc

10 Sep
The opening event for Bearing Elsewhere, the first solo UK exhibition of new works by Hondartza Fraga. Drawing and video are the chosen mediums to ponder about the notion of journey, both geographical and mental, as a place in itself. Taking the position of a traveller who observes the world ... ..more

FourThirtyThree

27 Sep - 24 Oct 2010
The third exhibition at FourThirtyThree features a collection of works by Sheffield artist, Allan Hardy. Hardy's work is concerned with events and happenings within the media and the effect this can have on society. ..more

Bloc

Hondartza Fraga
10 Sep - 25 Sep 2010
Bearing Elsewhere is the first solo UK exhibition of new works by Hondartza Fraga. Drawing and video are the chosen mediums to ponder about the notion of journey, both geographical and mental, as a place in itself. Taking the position of a traveller who observes the world from the safe ... ..more

Site Gallery

Group exhibition
11 Sep - 30 Oct 2010
The artworks in the exhibition look at songs and music as a social phenomenon – particularly in relation to its manipulative, participatory, and activating qualities in the public realm. The title playfully references the fact that music is a political tool, taken from John Cage’s publication For the Birds: John ... ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

15 Sep
The Inspiring Digital Engagement Festival is a one-day event that explores the contribution of arts practice to the business of digital inclusion. Local art practitioners, digital inclusion researchers, public sector professionals and community development workers are invited to join us for an active investigation into how socially engaged arts practice ... ..more

Bank Street Arts

1 Oct - 16 Oct 2010
Catalyst is a new poetry and photography exhibit. Bank Street Arts writer in residence, Angelina Ayers, invited Sheffield poets to write in response to a photography slideshow called Triptych, curated by James Dodd of Statement Images. The poems that came from this experience were then sent out to ... ..more

Clock Tower Gallery

16 Aug - 17 Sep 2010
An open submission exhibition featuring a wide range of art work by different artists and makers, including painting, printmaking, drawing and photography. ..more

Sheffield Theatres

Third Angel
13 Oct - 30 Oct 2010
In What I Heard About The World, Sheffield based Third Angel and Lisboa’s mala voadora attempt to map a spherical planet onto a (very big) flat piece of paper. The three narrators set out to catalogue every country, to share stories and name names, in a show that wonders if ... ..more

Concord Park, Shiregreen, Sheffield

21 Aug - 22 Aug 2010
The Steeling Skies Sheffield weekend is coordinated by arts group rednile and commissioned by the Sanctuary Group. It will involve a showcase of new artworks inspired by the Park and Shiregreen from a range of artists who will be creating a trail of interesting things to see and do. ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

20 Aug
You are invited to the opening event of an exhibition that brings together new work by Paul Evans, Chris Jones and Humanstudio. Origin010 features drawing, painting, text and animation to address our complex relationship with nature, challenge the anthropocentric world view and explore what it means to be alive. ..more

Sheffield Institute of Arts Gallery

Paul Evans, Chris Jones and Humanstudio
16 Aug - 12 Sep 2010
New work by Paul Evans, Chris Jones and Humanstudio. Origin010 brings together drawing, painting, text and animation to address our complex relationship with nature, challenge the anthropocentric world view and explore what it means to be alive. ..more

Cupola Gallery

6 Aug
Mid Summer Madness is the summer version of Cupola’s ‘Under the Bed Sale, where artists are invited to send to the gallery older or early work that they consider to be not current or out of date; or potentially slight seconds or sketchbook work. ..more

Cupola Gallery

2 Jul - 29 Aug 2010
Mid Summer Madness is the summer version of Cupola’s ‘Under the Bed Sale, where artists are invited to send to the gallery older or early work that they consider to be not current or out of date; or potentially slight seconds or sketchbook work. ..more

The Forum

Lauren Radley
1 Aug
All are welcome to the launch event for the first solo show in the north by Sheffield based artist and illustrator Lauren Radley which will feature DJ's and music. ..more

The Forum

Lauren Radley
1 Aug
The first solo show in the north by Sheffield based artist and illustrator Lauren Radley, presenting a mixture of recent and new work, featuring colourful, surreal collages; a series of large prints comprising drawings of people's collections; life drawings; and a recent set of record sleeves ..more

Site Gallery

Tobias Rehberger
21 Jul - 30 Dec 2010
For their 30th anniversary Site has commissioned new work by internationally renowned German artist Tobias Rehberger, which is now up in our foyer and resource area. Made of intricate coloured velcro strips, the work aims to link our reception and shop area with the new cafe, due to reopen in ... ..more

Bloc

6 Aug
You are invited to the opening event for the Blo's new exhibition, showcasing exciting graduate work from the North of England. Bloc Projects has invited Leeds based curator Michael Burkitt to select work by graduating artists from Leeds, Manchester and Sheffield. ..more

Bank Street Arts

Bryan Eccleshall
12 Aug
Bryan Eccleshall is publicly creating installations in two of Bank Street Arts gallery spaces. In the first he has traced twelve of the most popular postcards sold by the Graves Art Gallery and reproduced them directly onto the gallery walls as large line drawings. In the second gallery (from 3rd ... ..more

Bloc

6 Aug - 14 Aug 2010
Showcasing exciting graduate work from the North of England. Bloc Projects has invited Leeds based curator Michael Burkitt to select work by graduating artists from Leeds, Manchester and Sheffield. ..more

Bank Street Arts

Bryan Eccleshall
15 Jul - 20 Aug 2010
Bryan Eccleshall is publicly creating installations in two of Bank Street Arts gallery spaces. In the first he has traced twelve of the most popular postcards sold by the Graves Art Gallery and reproduced them directly onto the gallery walls as large line drawings. In the second gallery (from 3rd ... ..more

Four Thirty Three

Mikk Murray
31 Jul - 20 Aug 2010
An exhibition of new paintings by artist Mikk Murray, which explore the recent disappearence of bees across the planet, and discuss the effect this may have on our environment. ..more

Four Thirty Three

23 Aug
Solo Show by contemporary Barnsley artist John Ledger. John's work describes the increasing strain on the environment to sustain a consumer lifestyle. ..more

Four Thirty Three

John Ledger
23 Aug - 19 Sep 2010
Solo Show by contemporary Barnsley artist John Ledger. John's work describes the increasing strain on the environment to sustain a consumer lifestyle. ..more

Bloc

Greg Thomas
2 Jul - 30 Sep 2010
Following an exhibition in Slovakia, Greg Thomas presents images of Hrad Castle for the Bloc Billboards. The images of crumbling walls filled with balloons suggest vulnerability and optimism in the face of decay. This celebratory image can be seen as the collective spirit holding the walls in place, a pertinent ... ..more

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

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

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

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

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