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Thursday, 18th February 2021
Arnolfini are delighted to announce a major exhibition with pioneering painter Sir Frank Bowling as part of their 60th anniversary celebrations in 2021.
Thursday, 28th January 2021
In Autumn 2021 Arnolfini will celebrate over thirty years of extraordinary practice from Bristol-born photographer Stephen Gill.
A major respective of the work of Jo Spence alongside A Picture of Health, a collection of women photographers, both taken from the Hyman Collection.
Tuesday, 4th August 2020
Keiko Higashi has been appointed as Engagement Producer at Arnolfini, Bristol’s international centre for contemporary art.
Tuesday, 28th July 2020
After such a long time in the planning then delay by Covid-19 lockdown, we are delighted to reopen Arnolfini with Hassan Hajjaj: The Path from the brilliant, unique talent that is Hassan Hajjaj.
Wednesday, 6th May 2020
Arnolfini are delighted to announce plans for their major exhibitions post lockdown, sharing the common, pertinent theme of portraiture, family and friends, with Chantal Joffe and in Hassan Hajjaj’s The Path.
Friday, 13th December 2019
Arnolfini today announces its Winter/Spring 2020 programme. With a focus on experiences and stories of migration, the first season of the year at Bristol’s international centre for contemporary art sees the presentation of Australia’s 2019 Venice Biennale artist Angelica Mesiti’s ASSEMBLY and Bristol-based artist Amak Mahmoodian’s Zanjir.
Thursday, 5th September 2019
Arnolfini, Bristol’s international centre for contemporary art, and Arts Council England (ACE) today (4th September) announce a major new investment of £1.8 million until 2022, that secures the sustainable future of the gallery presenting a bold new programme over the next three years.
Friday, 30th August 2019
Arnolfini, Bristol’s international centre for contemporary art, will stage a major exploration celebrating the city’s history as a hotbed of radical feminist and queer resistance, placing the work of local artists and collectives alongside individuals and groups from around the world, from the 19th century onwards.
Tuesday, 25th June 2019
For Summer 2019, Arnolfini is coming to life with Fluffy Library, an installation by visiting Greek artist Antigoni Tsagkaropoulou – her giant furry monster, ‘Fluffy’, is taking up residence, spreading itself out across the gallery, and eating all the books.
Friday, 8th March 2019
At the end of January Arnolfini announced the first stage of its transition to a refreshed organisation as a subsidiary charity of the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol). This decision, coupled with the continued support of Arts Council England has created a platform for the next stage in its 55 year journey.
Monday, 28th January 2019
Press announcement – Monday 28 January 2019. Arnolfini announces today that it plans to enter a new partnership with the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) as a subsidiary charitable incorporated organisation (CIO), significantly improving Arnolfini’s ongoing financial position and greatly increasing the chances of securing a new long-term funding relationship with Arts Council England.