Content by Author: Kirsty Young
Thursday 3 May, 6pm
In Conversation: Daria Martin and Sara Cluggish
We welcome artist Daria Martin and curator Sara Cluggish for a screening and discussion around Martin’s newly commissioned film A Hunger Artist (HD, 16 minutes), currently on view at Sheffield’s historic Abbeydale Picture House.
See You In September
The writing is on the wall (windows) – See You In September! The new Site Gallery building is complete, we have the keys and are looking forward to reopening this Autumn, bigger and better.
13 April - 4 May 2018
Daria Martin: A Hunger Artist
Daria Martin’s most ambitious short film to date, A Hunger Artist is based upon Franz Kafka’s last short story edited from his death-bed in 1924. Futility and endurance are entwined in a story of a durational performance artist whose act of fasting is going out of fashion.
14 March - 6 April 2018
The Busan Exchange – Artists
This first City of Ideas urban realm commission brings together three of South Korea’s leading artists to produce new works which investigate forgotten or overlooked spaces in Sheffield’s Cultural Industries Quarter.
Site Sessions Podcast
Welcome to the Site Sessions podcast, bringing together art, science, technology, philosophy and more.
Society of Explorers – Spring Term 2018
The theme for the 2018 Society of Explorers is Transformation. There is always space for inquisitive young people to join in with our projects – find out how to get involved here!
A Gothic Futurist Look at What it Means to be Alive Today
The River Project 2018: Categories of Life and Death
Taking inspiration from marginal landscape in Hillsborough where a derelict Victorian Cemetery meets the River Don, three groups of young people will collaborate with award-winning artist & filmmaker Eelyn Lee to create a new moving image artwork.
14 March - 6 April 2018
City of Ideas: Urban Realm Commission #1 – The Busan Exchange
This March we welcome three international artists to Sheffield to launch the second stage of our Busan/Sheffield cultural exchange project. The first stage saw us take two artists from Sheffield (Paul Morrison and Ben Tew) to make new work in Busan.
2017 - 2018
The Missy Elliott Project Short Film
We’ve created an 11 minute film to give an insight into the work an amazing group of girls have created with artists, musicians and theatre makers in Sheffield.