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*****SPECIAL ***** re:thread Discussion

05/09/2006 / 18:00 - 20:00

Castlefield Gallery is pleased to announce a conversation between Wu Mali and Elsa Chen, chaired by Griselda Pollock, exploring Mali’s practice within the context of Contemporary Taiwanese Art.

FREE ADMISSION – BOOKING REQUIRED

To book please call the gallery on 0161 832 8034 or email events@castlefieldgallery.co.uk with your contact details and number of places.

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Making Love to My Ego

11/08/2006

‘Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average: His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.’ Freud

Castlefield Gallery is proud to present Making Love to My Ego, an exhibition that adventures into the realm of self-image and alter ego. With a nod to popular psychoanalysis and a keen desire to explore the manifestations of the ego within contemporary art practice, Manchester based artist-curators Another Product have brought together a group of artists to generate an inquiry into the subject.

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RAIDERS OF THE ARC OF OPPORTUNITY

19/06/2006 / 18:00 - 10:00

As part of ‘Incursions in the Knowledge Capital’ there will be two free guided bus tours of Manchester’s regeneration landmarks – past, present and future.

Tour dates: Monday 19th June and Saturday 1st July.

Time: 6pm (19th June) and 10am (1st July). Both tours last approx. 2 hours.

Meeting point: In front of Queen Victoria statue in Piccadilly Gardens. Tour ends at Castlefield Chapel.

ADVANCED BOOKING ONLY: To book call Castlefield Gallery on 0161 832 8034 or email events@castlefieldgallery.co.uk

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Daria Martin ‘Wintergarden’

16/06/2006

Castlefield Gallery is proud to have been chosen as a venue for the new Film and Video Umbrella commission Wintergarden by Daria Martin. Loosely structured around the compelling myth of Persephone’s abduction by Hades into the Underworld, Martin has created a stylised, and visually stunning performance in this, her most ambitious film to date.

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Daria Martin: Artist’s talk

16/06/2006 / 14:00 - 16:00

FREE ADMISSION – BOOKING REQUIRED

To book please call the gallery on 0161 832 8034 or email events@castlefieldgallery.co.uk
with your contact details and number of places.

Internationally renowned artist Daria Martin will be giving a talk about her practice and the exhibition’s title film ‘Wintergarden.’

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UHC Collective ‘Incursions in the Knowledge Capital’ – Castlefield Gallery Offsite

16/06/2006

Castlefield Gallery are proud to present UHC’s latest projects: UHC Collective Works and ‘Incursions in the Knowledge Capital’ to coincide with Architecture Week 2006.

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Purescreen Archive

16/06/2006

Purescreen is Castlefield Gallery’s regular screening event for artist’s film and video. To coincide with Wintergarden, the upper Gallery will house a temporary archive of Purescreen showreels.

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SURREALIST IN CONTEMPORARY ART: Bob Matthews, Samantha Lackey and JJ Charlesworth in Discussion

01/06/2006 / 18:00 - 20:00

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

World Gone Mad curator Bob Matthews discusses the themes of the exhibition with Samantha Lackey of the AHRC Research Centre for Studies of Surrealism and its Legacies, chaired by Herbert Read Gallery curator JJ Charlesworth.

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PureScreen #13: LIGHTSTRUCK

05/05/2006 / 18:00 - 20:00

A programme of recent artist film and video curated by Antimatter, Canada, presented in association with Castlefield Gallery’s PureScreen programme. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT IS BEING HELD AT CORNERHOUSE. For tickets please call Cornerhouse box office on 0161 200 1500.

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World Gone Mad: Surrealist in Recent British Art

21/04/2006

Castlefield Gallery is proud to present an exciting touring exhibition that charts a new surrealism in recent British painting and sculpture. World Gone Mad is an exhibition about the visual legacies of Surrealism to be found in the work of contemporary British artists, a generation making renewed links between the novel approaches of the old avant-garde and the resources it offers for their own work and how to picture the world today.

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