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Events and exhibitions

Today

Benoît Maire, <i>Origin of numbers</i> (2017) Courtesy the artist

Exhibition: Benoît MaireThebes

6 October to 9 December 2018

Test SpaceRUNG

6 to 21 October 2018

 
Courtesy Ben Outram

Art and Its MaterialsLed by Esther Leslie, Professor of Political Aesthetics at Birkbeck, University of London

Tuesday 16 October 2018, 6–7.30pm

This week

Larry Achiampong and David Blandy, <I>Finding Fanon Part Three</I> (2016-17) Supported by Arts Council England and Wysing Arts Centre. Image courtesy Claire Barrett

Film London Jarman Award ScreeningIncluding a Q&A with Larry Achiampong and David Blandy

Wednesday 17 October 2018, 6–8pm

 

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 19 October 2018, 10–11am

More forthcoming events

Sharlene Teo. Photograph courtesy Amaal Said

Novel WritersSharlene Teo Ponti

Thursday 25 October 2018, 6.30–7.30pm

<I>These Things Never Last</i>, courtesy Benjamin Jones

I Am Making ArtMoving Pictures with artist Benjamin Jones

Saturday 27 October 2018, 2–5pm

Benoît Maire <I>Thèbes </I>(2018) Installation view, CAPC, Bordeaux. Photograph by Frédéric Deval. Courtesy the artist and CAPC

Exhibition Tour: Benoît Maire ThebesLed by Iain Grant, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy at UWE

Wednesday 7 November 2018, 6–7pm

Preti Taneja photograph courtesy Louise Haywood Shiefer

Novel WritersPreti Taneja We That Are Young

Thursday 15 November 2018, 6.30–7.30pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 16 November 2018, 10–11am

Image courtesy Louise Bradley

Behind the Scenes Studio VisitsLouise Bradley

Saturday 17 November 2018, 2–3pm

Kate Parsons <i> Fertility I-IV</i> (2018) Plaster, wax, wood, perspex. Photograph by Stuart Bunce

I Am Making ArtInstant Objects with sculptor Kate Parsons

Saturday 17 November 2018, 2–5pm

Olivia Jones <i>Ritual</i>(2018)

Test SpaceOlivia Jones Tephra: Order in the Dust

17 November to 2 December 2018

Jesse Jones <i>Tremble tremble</i> (2017)

Artist's Talk: Jesse Jones

Thursday 29 November 2018, 6–7.30pm

Guy Gunaratne, photograph courtesy Cade Moulla

Novel WritersGuy Gunarante In Our Mad and Furious City

Thursday 6 December 2018, 6.30–8pm

Photograph by Addicted to Patterns Studio

I Am Making ArtFestive Printmaking with Spike Print Studio

Saturday 8 December 2018, 2–5pm

Baby Art HourFor babies and toddlers up to 5 years old

Friday 14 December 2018, 10–11am

Christopher Kulendran Thomas <i>New Eelam</i> (2018) in collaboration with Annika Kuhlmann. Installation view: <I>I Was Raised on the Internet</i>, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Courtesy the artist

Exhibition: Christopher Kulendran ThomasNew Eelam: Bristol

19 January to 24 March 2019

 
Mai-Thu Perret <i>Figures</i> (2014) Performance at the Biennale of Moving Images, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland. Photograph courtesy Annik Wetter

Exhibition: Mai-Thu PerretThe Blazing World

19 January to 24 March 2019