Content by Author: Kirsty Young
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.
South Korea / Sheffield
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.
Site Sessions: The Landscape Series
Humans have always liked climbing to high vantage points in the landscape to see the view. We can’t help it, spectacular vistas have an emotional impact beyond our control. There’s nothing like an awesome view to make us aware of our relative vulnerability in the grand scheme of things. The
Sat 16 December, 2 - 5pm
Society of Explorers 2017 End of Year Party
Join The Society of Explorers as they celebrate a year of creativity and collaboration.
Thurs 23 Nov, 5.30 - 8pm
Site Sessions: Artificial Intelligence and creativity
How should the art world respond to Artificial Intelligence? Does it make sense to describe the output of a computer algorithm as ‘creative’? Join us on 23 Nov for a lively discussion around these themes.
Goodbye old reception and shop!
We’ve made huge progress on the building these last few weeks – the old reception and shop have disappeared!
1 August 2017 – 31 March 2018
Site Gallery / South Korea
This October, we swap Sheffield for South Korea, as we launch new art works commissioned from two artists from Sheffield.