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What's On

Exhibitions / Off-Site Projects
Storyteller in Residence | Dr Nazneen Ahmed

11 February - 27 July 2019

Over the course of six months, Dr Nazneen Ahmed will be exploring how the construction of language and space affect visitor and staff experiences in the gallery, inviting staff and visitors to share their stories with her in conversation and...
Anya Lewin: More than Stories: A Film Trilogy

16 February - 04 May 2019

More than Stories is a trilogy of films inspired by Anya Lewin’s family photographs and stories, and their interconnections with screen history and public archives. Each film has at its heart the haunted memories of Jewish life embedded...
Esther Teichmann and Monster Chetwynd: Phantasie Fotostudio II

16 February - 23 May 2019

Phantasie Fotostudio II is the most recent work made as part of the ongoing collaboration between artists Esther Teichmann and Monster Chetwynd. Since having first met at the Royal College of Art during their MA studies in 2004, the pair have...
Re-Imagining Southampton: MArch2 Studio, Portsmouth School of Architecture

02 April - 04 May 2019

Re-Imagining Southampton presents the work of Portsmouth School of Architecture’s MArch2 Studio 1 students, curated by tutors Tina Wallbridge and Pablo Martinez Capdevila .During the academic year 2018–19, students were invited to...
Events / Talks & Tours
From the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean Worlds: Memory, Trauma, Citizenship in a post-Slavery society

01 May - 01 May 2019

From the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean Worlds: Memory, Trauma and Citizenship in post-Slavery Societies. A talk by Professor Olivette Otele of Bath Spa University as part of the Centre for Transnational Studies and Centre for Imperial and...
Learning / Community
Colourful Walkway

09 May - 01 June 2019

In 2018 we invited Southampton-based children aged 4-11 to design elements for a public art work – a road crossing which will be permanently installed on Above Bar Street in the centre of the city opposite our gallery in Summer...
'Voices in the Gallery' | Voice & How to Hear It

17 May 2019

This Collective Reading Session opens a conversation with all who are interested in thinking together about voice, vocality and listening. Discussion of theoretical prompts will give participants a chance to tune in to the material, aesthetic,...
'Voices in the Gallery' | Power/Pleasure/Play (& Prouvost)

17 May 2019

This workshop invites you to explore how language makes itself heard in art today. Through screenings of work by Laure Prouvost, listening experiments, short talks and mediated discussion, we will think together about the voice as it relates to...
Resist: be modern (again)

25 May - 17 August 2019

Curated by Alice Maude-Roxby and Stefanie Seibold, 'Resist: be modern (again)' explores the practices of women artists, designers and writers of the 1920s and 30s through the work of contemporary artists. These pioneering women were...