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

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: Graves Gallery

with curator Liz Waring
11 Dec
Join curator Liz Waring for an in-depth look at three contemporary artworks in the city's collection, based at the Graves Gallery (above the Central Library). Liz will talk about acquisitions, including Marc Quinn's Kiss and Sam Taylor-Wood's Self Portrait Suspended VII. ..more

SIAD Gallery

13 Dec - 19 Dec 2008
An exhibition of work by Sara Brannan, Penny Jones, Paula Kirby and David Mcnab, four second year MA contemporary fine art students. The artists have individidually produced work which responds to their own interpretation of the term liminal. ..more

Furnival Building, Arundel Street, Sheffield S1 2NS
25 Jul
The Sheffield Institute of Art and Design (SIAD) gallery is part of Sheffield Hallam University's city centre new-build, showcasing art, design and creative media by staff and students, as well as touring exhibitions from the UK and abroad. A host of film and video will also be shown on its ... ..more

Artist's Studio

Stephen Carley
6 Dec
Over the coming year artist Stephen Carley's studio will be the context for a variety of monthly exhibitions or 'visual trials'. The concentration will be on process, ideas, context and communication with an audience and build up a coherent body of work filtered by the structure of 12X12 and the ... ..more

Site Gallery

22 Nov - 31 Jan 2009
An exhibition exploring the tension between language and image through film and video, playing with the power of narration, the voiceover and the use of text to draw attention to language’s role in film ..more

S1 Artspace

S1 Artspace Xmas Party
12 Dec
S1 Artspace invite all to their seasonal celebrations, which this year is themed on ‘Modernist Monochrome Christmas Fun’ with DJs Jeremy Deller, Ian Anderson, Brown Owl & Haroon Mirza. The fancy dress code for the evening is Monochrome/Wonderland Woolies. Suggested donation for entry: £2.50 ..more


Artist Talk with Nancy Hwang
10 Dec
Nancy Hwang’s art is often involved with providing the public with such everyday services as exercise training, baking, hair shampooing, and relaxing in a video lounge. Originally from Seoul in Korea, she currently lives in New York. ..more


Transmission: Host
Artist Talk with Marko Maetamm
3 Dec
Marko Maetamm is a multimedia artist from Estonia. He combines different mediums, working with video, drawing, books, and objects, and exhibition internationally. He recently represented Estonia in the Venice Biennale in 2007. ..more

Cupola Gallery

28 Nov - 10 Jan 2009
An Open Submission show, in which conceptual works sit alongside contemporary works in more traditional formats including painting, printmaking, stone sculpture, ceramics, jewellery, textiles, glass, wood, photography and mixed media works. ..more

Encounters Shop

2 Dec
The second in a series of open monthly sessions inviting discussion around participation, action and interdiscipliary collaboration in local urban contexts. With presentations from Andy Abbott, Leeds based artist, writer and curator/Black Dogs, and Florian Cossack, architect and curator, University of Sheffield School of Architecture. ..more

Encounters Shop

Invitations to Join In 2: One Word
24 Nov - 25 Dec 2008
Invitations to Join in 2: One Word is an interactive window display beginning on 24th November at dusk and continuing at the same time everyday until Christmas Day. You are invited to submit one word that you would like to see projected onto the Encounters shop window after dark. ..more

S1 Artspace

27 Nov - 12 Dec 2008
New paintings by John Burke, sculpture by Haroon Mirza and Jerome Harrington, photography by Charlotte Morgan and video and sound works by Katie Davies. The work has been selected through an open call to the membership by Josephine Flynn, Emma Cocker and David Martin. ..more

Bank Street Arts

Ken Horne
28 Nov - 24 Dec 2008
Ken Horne is the first Artist in Residence at Bank Street Arts, which aims to support artists from the region by providing studio space and/or exhibition opportunities. This exhibition is a culmination of his residency that started in April, showing a new series of works using recycled metal, in particular ... ..more

Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery

9 Aug - 14 Jan 2009
New animated work by Hong Kong-based artist Kongkee, featuring comics, animation and video. The work explores people and place, recording acute observations of modern society, and looks at the pressures and messages that inhabit the contemporary urban environment ..more

Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery

Gayle Chong Kwan
12 Apr - 31 Jan 2009
Taking her inspiration from an ancient Chinese tale and Sheffield’s unique collection of antique carved ivories, contemporary artist Gayle Chong Kwan has created The Land of Peach Blossom ..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

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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