Holburne Contemporaries Events
Summer 2014 - dates for your diary
Holburne Contemporaries and a guest have free entry to these events; kindly reserve your ticket from the Front Desk by phoning 01225 388569
Julian Opie: Collected Works
Tuesday 20 May, 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Exhibition runs Wednesday 21 May to Sunday 14 September 2014
A fantastic show of work by blockbuster international artist Julian Opie opening in May.
Artist Talks and Film Screenings - full details are in your What’s On guide.
The Smallest Show on Earth
Friday 11 July, 7.30pm IN CONVERSATION with Tessa Farmer, Tim Cockerill and Dr Petra Lange-Berndt
Tessa Farmer’s installation “Unwelcome Visitors” comprises of malevolent skeleton fairies and their insect cohorts which will be infesting our galleries. Zoologist Tim Cockerill and art historian Dr Petra Lange-Berndt will discuss Tessa’s technical challenge in displaying her developing mythology and fantastical world.
Café open for pre-talk drinks at 7pm.
Julian Opie and No Nonsense
Thursday 17 July, 7pm. FILM AND TALK.
Jonathan Watkins, Director of Birmingham’s internationally acclaimed Ikon Gallery, offers a survey of Opie’s work referencing pieces from the current exhibition. The talk will be preceded by a short film which includes an interview with Opie.
Café open for pre-talk drinks at 6.30pm.
Coming later in the year…
Holly Davey in the Wirth Gallery, ICIA University of Bath commission.
Friday 17 October, 6.30pm to 8pm
Exhibition runs Saturday 18 October to Sunday 4 January 2015
Full details to follow.