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November 2016

Architectural Drawing Workshops: Interiors

November 27, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Event details Venue Southampton City Art Gallery & John Hansard Gallery Time 11:00am – 4:00pm Date Sunday 27 November 2016 Type of event Workshops and activities Age Adult Workshop. Suitable for all levels. Running Time 300 mins Inspired by the architectural drawings by British Art Show 8 artist Pablo Bronstein, learn how to draw architectural interiors and exteriors with confidence. This sessions that takes place at Southampton City Art Gallery will give you the artistic tips and the practice to tackle drawing interiors. *This will…

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PREDICTIVE POETRY

November 28, 2016 - January 14, 2017
The Albion Studio,
Number 10 Old Northam Rd SO14 3FE

Organised By: Chris Cudlip

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An investigation and interpretation of the phenomena Chris has termed “Predictive Poetry” originating in the text messages sent on our mobile phones.

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Children of the Mantic Stain

November 29, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: Southampton City Art Gallery

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Event details Venue Southampton City Art Gallery Time 6:30pm – 7:30pm Date Tuesday 29 November 2016 Type of event Performances Running Time 60 mins A new ballet by British Art Show 8 artist Linder, made in collaboration with choreographer Kenneth Tindall, fashion designer Christopher Shannon and composer Maxwell Sterling. Performed by dancers from the Northern Ballet. The performance will take place in Southampton City Art Gallery's Main Hall. Book Via 023 8083 4536

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VIENNA PIANO TRIO

November 29, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Turner Sims,
Salisbury Road
Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Organised By: Turner Sims

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David Mccarroll violin Matthias Gredler cello Stefan Mendl piano Schubert Sonata movement in B flat, D28 Webern Three little pieces for cello and piano, Op 11 Four pieces for violin and piano, Op 7 Two romantic pieces (1899) for cello and piano Berg Sonata for piano, Op 1 Schubert Adagio in E flat, D897 Notturno Beethoven Piano Trio in B flat, Op 97 Archduke The Vienna Piano Trio launch their second year as Associate Artists with one of the great…

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Mobile Symposium: The British Art Show and the Southampton Story

November 30, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
John Hansard Gallery,
University Road SO17 1BJ

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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In a day of interactive dialogue on the exhibition, artists and cultural leaders reflect on Southampton's cultural growth and the history of the British Art Show. Event details Venue Southampton City Art Gallery Time 11:00am – 6:00pm Date Wednesday 30 November 2016 Type of event Talks and debates Age Suitable for 14+ A chance to see the exhibition combined with panel discussions and Q&As with artists, curators and arts leaders from the region. The symposium will provide a platform for dialogue…

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December 2016
£5 - £20

VISUAL ARTS SOUTH WEST

December 1, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: VISUAL ARTS SOUTH WEST

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What is Art? is a user’s guide, a crash course in brain surgery, with a fun, provocative back to basics approach. A series of quick fire presentations will scratch a fundamental itch for razor sharp thinking and robust critical debate on three key questions.

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BAS8 Artist Talk: Eileen Simpson & Ben White

December 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
John Hansard Gallery,
University Road SO17 1BJ

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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Eileen Simpson & Ben White discuss their work in British Art Show 8, including the premiere of their new film at Bargate Monument in Southampton Event details Venue John Hansard Gallery Time 7:00pm – 8:00pm Date Thursday 1 December 2016 Type of event Talks and debates Running Time 60 mins Full Description Southampton sees the culmination of Simpson and White's 18-month project, Auditory Learning. The artists have worked with young people from a local youth group to vocalise sounds that trigger archival audio…

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Architectural Drawing Workshops: Exteriors

December 3, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery & John Hansard Gallery

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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Event details Venue Southampton City Art Gallery & John Hansard Gallery Time 11:00am – 4:00pm Date Saturday 3 December 2016 Type of event Workshops and activities Age Adult Workshop. Suitable for all levels. Running Time 300 mins Inspired by the architectural drawings by British Art Show 8 artist Pablo Bronstein, learn how to draw architectural interiors and exteriors with confidence. This session takes place at John Hansard Gallery and will give you the artistic tips and the practice to tackle drawing exteriors. Book via 023 8083…

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Paul Richards presents A Christmas Show that will (possibly) break your heart

December 3, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Art House,
178 Above Bar St
Southampton, SO14 7DW

Organised By: The Art House Cafe

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One very Christmassy man. Lots of stories. Far too many costume changes. Storytelling comedian Paul Richards ("immediately endearing.” – Heckler magazine), gets a bit excited about Christmas and he's quite keen to share this with you. Intentionally the most sickeningly festive show you'll ever see, this heartwarming Christmas story of all things Yuletide is Paul's most ambitious, excitable, prop-heavy show to date: expect drumming elves, Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer on an exercise bike and of course the legend himself, Father…

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Southampton Scrapstore – Christmas Crafts , Coffee and Cakes Fundraising event

December 7, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Ascension Church,
Thorald Road, Bitterne Triangle

Organised By: Southampton Scrapstore

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Drop in event. Free entry, lovely crafts to make, stalls to browse, cakes and coffee to consume! All welcome.

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Aladdin (Adult Panto)

December 7, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - January 7, 2017 @ 10:00 pm
The Stage Door,
78 W Marlands Road SO14 7FW

Organised By: The Stage Door

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IAN AND CLARE’S CHRISTMAS CRACKER

December 8, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Turner Sims,
Salisbury Road
Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Organised By: Turner Sims

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Ian Shaw vocals, piano Claire Martin vocals Seasonal escapism with these two award-winning jazz vocalists, Claire and Ian are also both celebrated radio broadcasters (BBC and JazzFM) and their easy anecdotal stagecraft is as finely skilled as their music-making. This is an evening packed with winter warmers and classic songs from both the Jazz and pop canon. Expect 1930s New York, 1940s Christmas cinema evergreens, the gloss of Fifties Hollywood (Nat Cole, Doris Day, Eartha Kitt), the celebrated 1960s Brill…

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Workshops and Activities: Painting Portraits

December 11, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Event details Venue Southampton City Art Gallery Time 11:00am – 4:00pm Date Sunday 11 December 2016 Type of event Workshops and activities Age Adult Workshop. Suitable for all levels. Running Time 300 mins Drawing on inspiration from Lynette Yiadom-Boakye’s paintings in British Art Show 8, join Brian Reynolds for a portrait workshop with a difference.  

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CAROLES OF NUNNES AND ROSES

December 11, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Turner Sims,
Salisbury Road
Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Organised By: Turner Sims

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Belinda Sykes vocals, bagpipes Sianed Jones vocals, fidel Angela Hicks vocals, harp May Robertson vocals, fidel Louise Anna Duggan dulcimer, gittern, percussion, vocals The five female voices of Joglaresa combine to celebrate Yule with Christmas lullabies, nowells, medieval chants (Nuns Sing of a Rose) and wassails (including the Nuns of Chester Christmas lullaby), all accompanied by fidel, harp, dulcimer and percussion.

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Antonia Vai (Hungary) & Andrew Pogson

December 13, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Art House,
178 Above Bar St
Southampton, SO14 7DW

Organised By: The Art House Cafe

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Swedish / Hungarian Singer & Songwriter, Antonia Vai is a magnificent storyteller who hovers between folk and soul, chanson and jazz, rock and pop. Accompanied by cajon, guitar and bass, expect a spiritual striptease with explosions of energy, sharp rhymes, rhythms, and unexpected melodies. Watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZVSLTiI6FRI And here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPH82iDaJ_g Then book here!: https://antoniavai1612.eventbrite.co.uk/ She delivers a performance of genuine intensity, and at the same time, relaxed moderation. Sharing an evening with Antonia Vai and her band will be a unique experience that…

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BAS8: In Pieces

December 14, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: Southampton City Art Gallery

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Join the exhibitions teams for a short talk about their favourite art works in British Art Show 8 at Southampton City Art Gallery and John Hansard Gallery. 9 Nov / Southampton City Art Gallery - Programme Co-ordinator Nadia Thondrayen 14 Dec / Southampton City Art Gallery - Exhibitions Officer Jessica Whitfield 10 Jan / John Hansard Gallery - Head of Exhibitions Ros Carter

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Festive Films

December 15, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mettricks Old Town,
117 High Street SO14 2AA

Organised By: City Eye

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Join City Eye at Mettricks Old Town on Thursday 15th December for some good cheer, food, drink & of course plenty of short films. The evenings programme of films will include the 'best of the fest' from the recent Southampton Film Week, including winners at SFW: Shorts, Exposure Filmmakers 48 Hour Challenge and the annual College Filmmaking Challenge. The programme also includes a 30-minute drama produced entirely in Hampshire, artist moving image, documentary and films by local filmmakers from Portsmouth,…

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Poetry @ BAS8

December 16, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
John Hansard Gallery,
University Road SO17 1BJ

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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Event details Venue John Hansard Gallery Time 6:30pm – 8:30pm Date Friday 16 December 2016 Type of event Workshops and activities Running Time 120 mins Inspired by British Art Show 8, five poets present their work based on the theme of materiality. Light refreshments provided. For more information, or to apply to be one of the poets, please email h.collins@soton.ac.uk with examples or links to your work. Deadline for applications: Saturday 19 November 2016. Free, book here

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Three Monkeys Showcase with Tenderlore

December 16, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Art House,
178 Above Bar St
Southampton, SO14 7DW

Organised By: The Art House Cafe

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Three Monkeys is a monthly event where Steve Lowis and The Art House introduce three of the best acoustic musical talent around. The format is 'in the round' with all three performers on stage together, taking it in turns, one song at a time. At Christmas we like to find a band that are a trio but who also play their own solo material, so this month we have: Hayley McDonnell | Olly Lewis | Rob Kitney (AKA Tenderlore!) Together…

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£34

Saturday Life Drawing

December 17, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: Southampton City Art Gallery

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Brian Reynolds leads a monthly life drawing session suitable for any ability except absolute beginners. You are welcome to bring your own materials however these can be provided. Please pre-book to attend by calling 02380834536 or visit Southampton City Art Gallery. Tickets: £34

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The Merry Chunkmas Art House Xmas Party

December 17, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Art House,
178 Above Bar St
Southampton, SO14 7DW

Organised By: The Art House Cafe

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It's CHUUUUUUUNKMAS! We are releasing our new EP "Please make it stop" on 17/12 come get your copy and celebrate Christmas! Sweetchunks return to the Art House to relive their festive year with an evening of Christmas themed frivolities. Listen to 'Father Christmas': https://soundcloud.com/sweetchunks/father-christmas Dress code: the shittiest xmas jumper/pajamas you can find. £5 early bird tickets - here: https://sweetchunks1612.eventbrite.co.uk/

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January 2017

Craft meets technology!

January 7, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 3:00 pm
John Hansard Gallery,
University Road SO17 1BJ

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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Experimental art workshop for ages 8+ Event details Venue John Hansard Gallery Time 12:00pm – 3:00pm Date Saturday 7 January 2017 Type of event Workshops and activities Age Suitable for 8+ Running Time 180 mins Full Description Craft meets technology in this experimental art workshop exploring themes from British Art Show 8. With artists Lizzie Jones and Jo Willoughby. Free, book via 023 8059 2158 or email info@hansardgallery.org.uk

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£34

Saturday Life Drawing

January 7, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: Southampton City Art Gallery

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Brian Reynolds leads a monthly life drawing session suitable for any ability except absolute beginners. You are welcome to bring your own materials however these can be provided. Please pre-book to attend by calling 02380834536 or visit Southampton City Art Gallery. Tickets: £34

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BAS8: In Pieces

January 10, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
John Hansard Gallery,
University Road SO17 1BJ

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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Join the exhibitions teams for a short talk about their favourite art works in British Art Show 8 at Southampton City Art Gallery and John Hansard Gallery. 9 Nov / Southampton City Art Gallery - Programme Co-ordinator Nadia Thondrayen 14 Dec / Southampton City Art Gallery - Exhibitions Officer Jessica Whitfield 10 Jan / John Hansard Gallery - Head of Exhibitions Ros Carter

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MITSUKO UCHIDA

January 12, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Turner Sims,
Salisbury Road
Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Organised By: Turner Sims

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Mozart Sonata in C major K545 Schumann Kreisleriana Fantasie in C Mozart’s well-loved sonata opens the programme from the distinguished pianist. To follow are two works by Schumann. The eight pieces which comprise his Kreisleriana were inspired by Johannes Kreisler, an eccentric character from ETA Hoffman’s novels, whilst the Fantasie in C was composed during a long separation from his future wife Clara. He described the work to her as ‘The most passionate thing I have ever composed – a…

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BAS8 Art Historical Leads: From Theatricality to Plasticity

January 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery & John Hansard Gallery

Organised By: John Hansard Gallery

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A two-part Art Historical Leads Lecture inspired by themes in British Art Show 8 — New Theatricality Event details Venue Southampton City Art Gallery & John Hansard Gallery Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm Date Friday 13 January 2017 Type of event Talks and debates Running Time 120 mins Full Description Join Dr Sunil Manghani, Reader in Critical and Cultural Theory at Winchester School of Art for a two-part Art Historical Leads Lecture inspired by the themes of materials in British Art Show 8. This talk is…

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UNEXPECTED PLACES: Outsourcing Memory

January 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: Unexpected Places

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“What? There was a time before mobiles, Facebook – even the internet? How did anyone get anything done?’ A devised performance created in response to the BAS8 exhibition.

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LAURA JURD’S DINOSAUR

January 14, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Turner Sims,
Salisbury Road
Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Organised By: Turner Sims

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Laura Jurd trumpet, fx Elliot Galvin keyboard Conor Chaplin electric bass Corrie Dick drums Trumpeter Laura Jurd is one of the hottest instrumentalists in jazz at the moment and BBC New Generation Artist for 2015-2017. Her band Dinosaur is a group of extraordinary young musicians who have been playing together for six years and share improvisational skills, musical influences ranging from folk to minimalism, jazz to rock music, and a freshness and inspiration that will make you love music all…

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BAS8 Artist Talk: Jessica Warboys

January 15, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Southampton City Art Gallery

Organised By: Southampton City Art Gallery

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The work of Jessica Warboys encompasses film, performance and painting, employing natural elements. Learn more about her site-specific collaborations with the sea to produce her sea painting and her role in British Art Show 8. This event is free, please call 02380834536 to book.

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ART SHOW CABARETS

January 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Once on December 14, 2016,
and Once on January 25, 2017
The 1865,
Brunswick Square SO14 3AR

Organised By: Jonny Hannah

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Jonny Hannah has curated three rather amusing cabarets for your wonder & enjoyment. Poetry, music, song, laughter, & so much more. Each cabaret will be themed; Halloween, Christmas & Burns Night, & guests will be invited to dress accordingly.

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