Local composer Ben Gaunt leads a free tour of In Absence of the Smoky God, drawing on his experience of working with Matt Stokes to construct a new two-tier language for the post-apocalyptic world envisioned by the artist.
In Absence of the Smoky God by Matt Stokes is a major new commission inspired by hidden Sheffield locations, sci-fi literature and Barry Hines’ 1984 BBC TV production Threads.
Simon & Tom Bloor’s residency draws to a close today: catch up with their progress on the Platform blog.
Meet Simon & Tom as they discuss their practice and share their plans for their Platform residency with Site Gallery Curator, Sara Cluggish.
Get behind the scenes with our new Platform blog: share your thoughts, send us photos from your visit and post questions to the artists as the gallery transforms into their studio.
American author and blogger Paige Johnson explores the ideas and influences behind creative spaces for children and the importance of play, with Simon & Tom Bloor.
Join artist Matt Stokes for this free talk as he shares the ideas, techniques and influences behind the making of his new film and audio installation, In Absence of the Smoky God.
Anna van Lingen and Denisa Kollarova investigate the work and legacy of the seminal Dutch architect, Aldo van Eyck.
Find out more about the making of Matt Stokes’ new installation, In Absence of the Smoky God, with a free informal tour at 1pm led by Site Gallery Curator Sara Cluggish.