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Asia Triennial Manchester 08: Channel_A and p-10

05/04/2008

To what extent does location, nationality and geography play a role in the production, direction and dissemination of contemporary art? For ATM08, Castlefield Gallery has invited two artist groups from the islands of Taiwan and Singapore to present new site-specific work in the island of Great Britain. Channel_A (Hongjohn Lin and Ella Raidel) from Taiwan and p-10 (represented by Woon Tien Wei, Jennifer Teo working with collaborators Jeremy Chu and Kai Lam) from Singapore have both developed work which engages with the cultural, political and social climates they operate through different avenues of enquiry.

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PURESCREEN #18 The Actually Trilogy: Of Camera, The Film, The Film We Didn’t Make

27/02/2008 / 18:30 - 19:30

Artist/Director: Steven Eastwood.
Curated by Sophia Crilly.

Venue: Castlefield Gallery.

FREE ADMISSION – BOOKING REQUIRED. To book please call Castlefield Gallery on 0161 832 8034 or email events@castlefieldgallery.co.uk with your contact details and number of places.

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Book Launch – Cory Arcangel: a couple thousand short films about Glenn Gould

08/02/2008 / 21:00 - 22:00

Book Launch Start Time: 9pm, following the performance

Location: greenroom, 54-56 Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WW

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Cory Arcangel Performance with Paul Morley: Interactive Lecture/Product Demonstration

08/02/2008 / 19:30 - 21:00

Performance Start Time: 7.30pm followed by the Book Launch

Location: greenroom, 54-56 Whitworth Street West, Manchester, M1 5WW

Tickets: £5/£3 (conc.) For bookings telephone greenroom box office on 0161 615 0500 or email info@greenroomarts.org www.greenroomarts.org

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Cory Arcangel: a couple thousand short films about Glenn Gould

08/02/2008

Castlefield Gallery is pleased to present a solo show by the highly acclaimed New York based artist Cory Arcangel. For his two-screen installation a couple thousand short films about Glenn Gould, Arcangel recreates the pianist’s most commonly performed piece, the 1741 Goldberg Variations by Johann Sebastian Bach.

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Panel Discussion: Neil Donoghue, Ceri Hand and Dr. Ian Scott accompanied by Gordon Dalton & S Mark Gubb

24/01/2008 / 18:00 - 20:00

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.

Evel Knievel enthusiast, Neil Donoghue, curator, Ceri Hand and American Studies lecturer, Dr. Ian Scott will talk about their ongoing research and backgrounds in relation to the themes in the exhibition Everyone Knows This Is Nowhere and will be joined for questions by Gordon Dalton & S Mark Gubb

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Double screening of Hooper and Vanishing Point

17/01/2008 / 18:00 - 21:30

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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Gordon Dalton & S Mark Gubb: Everyone Knows This Is Nowhere

07/12/2007

Artists Gordon Dalton & S Mark Gubb went on a road trip through America as the basis of their exhibition at Castlefield Gallery. The third and final instalment of an unrelated trilogy, Everyone Knows This Is Nowhere follows Dalton & Gubb’s previous encounters in the Battle of Forest Hills and the Memphis Preacher radio rants of Kick Out The Jams.

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John Ruskin – A Life in Pictures

08/11/2007 / 19:00 - 20:30

This talk illustrates the life and work of John Ruskin (1819-1900), one of the dominating cultural figures of the nineteenth century, famous for books including Modern Painters, The Stones of Venice and Unto This Last. As well as detailing his work as a draughtsman, art critic and supporter of artists including J.M.W. Turner and the Pre-Raphaelites, it will also describe his engagement with social and economic issues, and contact with contemporaries such as Thomas Carlyle, William Morris and Charles Darwin.

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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Supervised Climbing Session

17/11/2007 / 14:00 - 17:00

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.

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