Alternative Visions: Undiscovered Art in the South West

Image Credit: Pink Rain and Pain by George J Harding

Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Rd, Bristol BS8 1RL

0117 922 3571
bristolmuseums@bristol.gov.uk
www.bristolmuseums.org.uk

Saturday 03 June 2017 – Sunday 10 September 2017
Opening Hours: 10am-5pm (Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays and during Bristol school holidays)

A remarkable and celebratory exhibition bringing to light new work by 20 previously undiscovered artists from across the region.

For these artists, art is a way of communicating personal life experiences including health issues, disability, difficult social circumstance, or isolation.

The exhibition includes audio from Artists First - a group of disabled artists with learning difficulties based in Bristol.

The exhibition includes artwork by:
Alex Orrell, Anthony Hill, Arthur Mactaggart, Darryn Michael, Emma Louvelle, Gavin Blench, George G Harding, Jeremy Lovelady, John Taylor, Joshua Howlett, Lisa Fay, Max Frances, Widow Twanky, Lyeekha, Peter Matthews, Peter Sutton, Pinn, Roger Davison, Sam Emm Art and Steve Burden.

Alternative Visions is developed in partnership with Outside In and Arts & Health South West. Funded by Arts Council England Strategic Touring programme.

Please be aware that a few artworks featured contain images that some visitors may find upsetting.

Find out more about Alternative Visions: Undiscovered Art in the South West.

Back to events

Other Events

Telling Tales Exhibition by Creative Pathways Artists

The Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1JL

Saturday 23 September 2017 – Saturday 07 October 2017

Routes To Market with Emma Jeffs

Making Space, 2 Bishopstoke Road, Leigh Park, Havant, Hants, PO9 5BN

Thursday 05 October 2017 – Thursday 12 October 2017

How Do Artists and Arts Institutions Really Work? Part of Digital Bristol Week 2017

Spike Island

Thursday 19 October 2017

Visual Arts South West

Working towards a South West where talented artists thrive, and a resilient and connected visual arts ecology that inspires more engaged and diverse audiences to value and advocate for its work.

Part of the Contemporary Visual Arts Network

Supported by: