Content by Author: Kirsty Young
31 January - 11 February 2017
Sheffield Platform Residency
Artist Ashley Holmes has been selected as the first Sheffield Platform Residency artist.
Tuesday 24 January
Emma Cocker Transmission Lecture and Book Launch
Sheffield writer-artist Emma Cocker will give a Transmission Lecture, followed by the launch of her first collection of writing, The Yes of the No.
Saturday 21 January, 11am - 12pm
Breakfast with Florence Peake
Join us for croissants and coffee to meet Florence Peake at this early research and development point in her project.
17 - 28 January 2017
Florence Peake, Rites of Spring: A Work in Progress
Crossing the lines between music, dance and sculpture, artist and choreographer Florence Peake presents past projects alongside a new, site-specific mural in the gallery.
Sheffield Platform Residency Open Call
We are now accepting applications from Sheffield based visual artists for a special edition of our acclaimed Platform Residency programme.
10 December 2016 - 14 January 2017
Trade Routes Exhibition
Documenting the production and maiden voyage of a canoe built by The Manor Makers, the Trade Routes exhibition lifts the lid off an extraordinary project led by Sheffield-based artist Christopher Jarratt.
‘What Does Art Do’ in South Korea?
Site Gallery Artistic Director, Laura Sillars writes about a recent British Council research trip to South Korea. The trip took her to Seoul and its MediaCity Seoul Festival, Busan and its Biennial: ‘Hybridizing Earth: Discussing Multitude’ and 11th Gwanju entitled ‘The Eighth Climate: What Does Art Do?’
Visiting three Biennials, three
Saturday 10 December, 10 - 2.30pm
Trade Routes Walk and Welcome Celebration
Join us for the maiden voyage of the Manor Maker Trade Routes canoe, followed by a celebration of its arrival at the gallery with festive refreshments.
Thurs 27 October, 2pm-5pm
Sheffield Design Week: Knit/Lit Workshop
Learn to finger-knit at a drop-in creative workshop with artist Elizabeth Gaston and poet Rommi Smith.