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Bristol Open Doors takes place this weekend

14 September 2018

The city’s annual Bristol Open Doors festival returns this weekend 14-16 (September 14th-16th). For one weekend a year, the keys to the city are handed over to the public so they can discover heritage spaces, forgotten places and innovative design. Explore 101 fascinating buildings and uncover their secrets through expert-led tours. Produced by the Architecture […]

Job opportunity: Architecture Centre looking for administrator

21 August 2018

The Architecture Centre is seeking a Centre Administrator to join their small and passionate team. The Administrator will provide key support to the organisation and help to deliver a year-round programme of cultural activity. The role of Centre Administrator is central to the smooth operation of the Architecture Centre. The successful candidate will be an individual […]

New Luke Jerram exhibition at University of Bristol Botanic Gardens

01 August 2018

Bristol artist Luke Jerram, the man behind the Play Me I’m Yours pianos and the Museum of the Moon has contributed some new, unique artwork to one of the city’s most popular gardens. The Impossible Gardens is a series of experimental structures inspired by visual phenomena and can be found in the University of Bristol’s […]

In Between Time to roll out ambitious programme across Bristol

31 May 2018

In Between Time, Bristol’s biennial arts festival, has announced three year funding from Paul Hamlyn Foundation to create We Are Bristol, an ambitious programme developed in partnership with Knowle West Media Centre, Up Our Street and Ambition Lawrence Weston. We Are Bristol will bring people from across the city together for the first time to […]

‘Sensory Symphony’ to say goodbye to current Colston Hall

30 May 2018

THE current Colston Hall auditorium will soon close for the last time, and Bristolians are being invited to say goodbye – enjoying a unique experience in the process. A series of celebratory events have been announced to mark the end of an era at the historic city centre venue before the building begins its revolutionary […]

Last call for performers for Discovery Stage at Bristol Harbour Festival

23 May 2018

Colston Hall and Bristol Plays Music are looking for young musical talent to play on the Discovery Stage at Bristol Harbour Festival on Juy 21st-22nd. Young performers aged 14-18 with a passion for music are being asked to apply for a slot on the stage but time is running out, the deadline is Friday, May […]

Upfest 2018 partners with The Simpsons

17 May 2018

In celebration of their 10th anniversary, Upfest, Europe’s largest street art festival are partnering with global animated megastar family, The Simpsons. Upfest will return to the streets of Bedminster, Southville and Ashton from Saturday July 28th to Monday, July 30th and this year festival goers will be treated to renowned artist interpretations of The Simpsons […]

Need desk space? We’ve got room in our creative hub!

09 May 2018

We have three desk spaces available in our shared office that are available right now to anyone who needs a place to work in the city centre. Our office is right in the heart of Bristol, on Unity Street (just off the bottom of Park Street), close to College Green. The price for each desk […]

National Lottery confirm £4.75m investment for Colston Hall transformation

01 May 2018

A £4.75million National Lottery grant has been awarded to Bristol Music Trust for the ambitious redevelopment of Colston Hall. Thanks to money raised by National Lottery players, the grant, which will go towards supporting the restoration of the Hall’s Grade II listed Lantern building, marks another huge step forward for the fundraising campaign for the […]

River Town 2018 announce Steve Earle among second wave of acts

11 April 2018

American rock and country music legends Steve Earle & The Dukes are among the second wave of artists announced for River Town Festival in Bristol this summer. The festival, which features the best in Americana from country, blues and rockabilly to bluegrass, is returning for the fourth year in a row thanks to Colston Hall […]

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