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February 2019

‘Reflect – A Ray of Hope’ Second Screening

February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Sponsored by Bristol for Europe When Donald Trump was elected US President using an election promise to build a new and heavily fortified wall along the border with Mexico, Bristol-based artist Duncan McKellar and designer David Martin had an idea. One that became the audacious art installation ‘Reflect – A Ray of Hope’. The film follows the artists as they stage Reflect, spanning the US/Mexico border in January 2018. 100 people. One Kilometre. One Border. One Sun. The 30-minute film…

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Ginger Beer 002: a second queer art exhibition

February 26 @ 11:00 am - February 28 @ 5:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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The second instalment of the LGBTQIA+ exhibition celebrating local queer artists is returning to The Island's Gallery. Opening night will feature a performance from spoken word poet T.S IDIOT (Thomas Stockley) and a chance to be among the first to grab a copy of the art collective's new zine. Opening night: 6-10pm Wednesday & Thursday: 11am-5pm

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March 2019
Free

Not so Invisible Now

March 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us on the 3rd March to celebrate International Women's Day 2019 and the life of Jane Fortune, the founder of non-profit Advancing Women Artists who died in September 2018. We will be screening the 'Invisible Women' documentary, Emmy Award winner in the Cultural/Historical Program category in 2013, based on Jane Fortune’s book, Invisible Women: Forgotten Artists of Florence. This will be followed by a talk from Tina Gue about the inspiration for her photography exhibition - This is Us.…

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ALEATORY

March 6 @ 10:30 am - March 9 @ 4:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Around 60 creative students currently studying the pre-degree UAL Foundation Diploma in Art & Design at Weston College will showcase their multiple talents. ‘Aleatory’ is the unusual name of the exhibition, which is set to be held between March 5th and 9th. Join the students and staff for the Preview Night from 6 until 9pm on Tuesday March 5th. Weston College Visual Communication lecturer Kelly Metcalfe said: “Aleatory by definition is to rely on chance or an uncontrolled element in…

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Triplicity Presents: The Travelling Temple of Art

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - March 23 @ 10:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Welcome welcome!! To our most beautiful and unique collection and celebration of Visionary & Psychedelic Art 🙂 Round 2!!! Firstly a little about us: We are Triplicity Festival, a fully fantastic underground celebration of all things psychedelic. In our 6th year with a focus on high-grade production, epic vibes, creativity, love, art, music & so much more! The festival is a unique & beautiful gathering in the UK calendar. Steadily growing and evolving we've decided to share a slice of…

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April 2019

Coalesce

April 1 @ 12:00 pm - April 7 @ 6:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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A photography exhibition showcasing talent spreading across multiple techniques and topics. From fine art to documentary photography, Coalesce are a new group of photographers working to create diverse and thoughtful work. Starting with their first show here at the Island. Free admission  

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UCW PHOTO COLLECTIVE EXHIBITION

April 30 @ 11:00 am - May 4 @ 5:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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A diverse collective of second and third year UCW photography students from Weston-Super-Mare.

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May 2019
Free

Faces of Britain

May 7 @ 11:00 am - May 12 @ 6:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Five newly established photographers expose the different communities within our country. Come and have a look at how they challenge your perspective on the various social, racial and religious communities which contribute to this country's development.

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Creative Reactions Bristol – Rising Ape Presents: Time Saviours

May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Once on May 30, 2019
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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RISING APE PRESENTS: TIME SAVIOURS Join Rising Ape and Creative Reactions for an artistic evening out with a difference. Ever thought a pub quiz needed less questions and more masking tape? What if Dragon’s Den had a love child with Scrapheap Challenge and went along with Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure? Then Time Saviours needs you! The year is 2026. Time travel is an everyday reality. Apecorp have invited the finest creative minds in Bristol to their imagi-lution suite for…

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Creative Reactions Bristol – Festival of Ideas

May 24 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Gallery Space, Bridewell St
Bristol, BS1 2LE United Kingdom
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Part of Creative Reactions Bristol. The Bristol Festival of Ideas aims to stimulate people’s minds and passions with an inspiring programme of discussion and debate, come along for an exciting evening that won't disappoint!

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