Spike Island

Events at Spike Island

Today

Photograph by Dave Sturdy

Residency: Sian Norris

2 January to 30 April 2017

Mary Paterson

Residency: Mary Paterson

3 January to 31 March 2017

Lubaina Himid <i>Naming the Money</i> (2004) Courtesy Hollybush Gardens

Lubaina HimidNavigation Charts

20 January to 26 March 2017

 
Robert Foster <i>Weave of Nature (earth) </i>(detail) (2016)

Test SpaceRobert Foster Solve et Coagula

20 January to 5 February 2017

More forthcoming events

Yaa Gyasi, photograph by Michael Lionstar

Novel WritersYaa Gyasi Homegoing

Wednesday 25 January 2017, 7–8pm

Novel WritersWyl Menmuir, The Many

Thursday 26 January 2017, 6.30–8pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 27 January 2017, 10–11am

Lubaina Himid <i>Naming the Money </i>(detail)  (2004) Courtesy the artist and Liverpool Museums

Exhibition Tour: Lubaina HimidLed by Valda Jackson, artist

Saturday 28 January 2017, 2pm

Image courtesy Jane Porter

Bring Your Baby Tour

Thursday 2 February 2017, 11am–12pm

Courtesy Lady Lucy

I am Making ArtCollaged Characters

Saturday 4 February 2017, 2–6pm

Lubaina Himid <i>Plan B, Everybody Is </i>(1999/2000). Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens

Saturday School: Modernism and The Black AtlanticLed by Dr Elizabeth Robles

Saturday 4 February 2017, 11am–6pm

Vasl Lahore International Residency, Lahore, Pakistan (2007) Photograph by Huma Mulji

Discussion: International Artist Residencies

Thursday 9 February 2017, 6.30pm

Courtesy Sian Norris

Creative Writing WorkshopChildren’s Storytelling Spiderweb

Saturday 11 February 2017, 1–3pm

Lubaina Himid <i>Zanzibar</i> (1997) Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens

Exhibition Tour: Lubaina HimidArt History student-led tour

Saturday 11 February 2017, 2–3pm

Courtesy Sian Norris

Sian Norris: Literary Salon

Thursday 16 February 2017, 6.30–8.30pm

Lubaina Himid <i>Naming the Money</i> (2004) Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens

Sounding in, sounding outLed by artist Evan Ifekoya in collaboration with Network11

Saturday 18 February 2017, 4–10pm

Emma Flint, photograph by Jonathan Ring

Novel WritersEmma Flint Little Deaths

Thursday 23 February 2017, 6.30–8pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 24 February 2017, 10–11am

Lubaina Himid <i>Naming the Money </i>(detail)  (2004) Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens

Exhibition Tour: Lubaina HimidLed by Libita Clayton, artist

Saturday 25 February 2017, 2pm

Discussion: Art and Its Materials

Thursday 2 March 2017, 6–7.30pm

Jo Lathwood <i> Lunar</i> (2016) Volcanic glass (andesite) and plaster. Photograph by Paul Blakemore

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsJo Lathwood

Saturday 4 March 2017, 2pm

Alexander Stevenson <I>Chimera Scotia</I> (2014) Wicker, outdoor fabrics, and a passing hiker

I am Making ArtCostume Concepts

Saturday 4 March 2017, 2–6pm

Lubaina Himid<i> Zanzibar</i> (1997) Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens

In Conversation: Lubaina Himid and Lisa Milroy

Thursday 9 March 2017, 6.30pm

Creative writing workshop for adultsShort Fiction

Saturday 11 March 2017, 1–3pm

Courtesy Sian Norris

Sian Norris: Literary Salon

Thursday 16 March 2017, 6.30–8.30pm

Studio shot of cast resin laptops for Bedwyr Williams <i>I hope this finds you well </i>, Barbican Centre (2016)

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsPlenderleith Scantlebury

Saturday 18 March 2017, 2pm

UWE Africa Week Launch Event

Thursday 23 March 2017, 6–9pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 24 March 2017, 10–11am

Lubaina Himid <i>Drowned Orchard: Secret Boatyard </i> (2014) Courtesy the artist and Hollybush Gardens. Photograph by Denise Swanson

Exhibition Tour: Lubaina HimidLed by Dr Elizabeth Robles

Saturday 25 March 2017, 2–3pm

Novel WritersDavid Keenan This is Memorial Device

Thursday 30 March 2017, 6.30–8pm

 
Giles Round <i>We live in the office</i> (2016) Installation view, The Architecture Gallery, RIBA Photograph by Sophie Mutevelian

Giles Roundsolo exhibition

8 April to 18 June 2017