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The Pavilion Womens Photography Centre Leeds

A Feminist Space at Leeds: Looking Back to Think Forward - exhibition

24th November 201717th December 2017

A Feminist Space at Leeds: Looking Back to Think Forward addresses the critical and artistic innovations that have been made possible through the sustained presence of a feminist space at Leeds. Private view: Thursday 23 November.

November 2017



11th August 201728th January 2018

Work by Sam Belinfante, Academic Fellow in Fine Art and Curatorial Practice, is part of a Wellcome Collection exhibition touring to Sydney this summer.
Photo: Jonty Wilde for Yorkshire Sculpture Park

On the Heights

28th October 20173rd December 2017

On the heights showcases new work, developed in response to the landscape and heritage of YSP and the Bretton Estate, by artists Miriam Austin, Sam Belinfante, Tom Lovelace and Frances Scott. Opening event: Saturday 28 October, 2-5pm.
Video still: Rehana Zaman, Sharla Shabana Sojourner Selena (2016)

Visiting Artist’s Talk – Rehana Zaman

27th November 2017, 2.00pm3.30pm

Rehana Zaman works predominantly with moving image and performance. Her practice is concerned with how individuals and groups relate amidst the affects of multiple social dynamics.
Instal shot: 'The house That Heals The Soul', CCA Glasgow (2017). Photo courtesy of CCA Glasgow.

Speculative Libraries

29th November 2017, 1.00pm2.30pm

An introduction to the themes and projects being pursued by the Artists' Writings & Publications Research Centre, with speakers Bryony Bond (The Tetley), Chris Taylor and Nick Thurston.
assembly passage_enamelled printed and fused glass 2017_detail_Sun Ju Lee

Sun Ju Lee ― Enfolded Surface

30th November 201724th December 2017

An exhibition of work at The Muse, London by practice-led PhD student Sun Ju Lee. Private View: 30 November 2017, 6.30pm – 9pm.
Image for Faculty of AHC Postgraduate Research Open Day

Postgraduate Research Open Day

6th December 2017, 9.45am3.00pm

This event for prospective postgraduate research students will provide you with an opportunity to visit one of the Schools in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures (including the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies) and meet with academic staff and current postgraduate researchers.

Learning through collaborating and participating in the arts

15th December 2017, 9.30am2.00pm

A listening event, with lunch, considering how people learn through the arts.
Griselda Pollock Book Covers

A Feminist Space at Leeds: Looking Back to Think Forward — symposium

16th December 201717th December 2017

On the occasion of Griselda Pollock’s 40th anniversary of teaching at the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies, University of Leeds, we invite scholars, pedagogues, activists and artists to come together in a moment of reflection and re-vision for a symposium in two parts this December.