Absolutely Cultured is a cultural development organisation passionate about the ability that arts and culture have to be a vehicle for change.
Here are our current projects taking place across our three strands; Programming & Curating, Social Action & Volunteering and Talent Development & Learning.
Fruit Factory Network site visit to Bloc Projects, Sheffield © Absolutely Cultured
INTER_CHANGE is a new 12-month programme supporting local creatives at the start of their careers and across all artforms, offering professional assistance and guidance.
Ferref. Leo Fitzmaurice, Enjoy Civic Life. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery and the artist, 2020. © Jules Lister
Leo Fitzmaurice reworks logos and signs as a response to a collection of mounted plaques on display in Hull’s Guildhall in this new exhibition of work, commissioned by Humber Street Gallery.
Installation view. Leo Fitzmaurice, Autosuggestions. Courtesy of The Sunday Painter and the artist, 2020. © Ollie Hammick
Leo Fitzmaurice deconstructs and adapts car parts from his local scrapyard to create a series of mask-like creations that seem almost-human.
Installation View. HSG Open Call - Season One. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery and the artists, 2021. © Jules Lister
HSG Open Call invites artists, printmakers and designers to submit pre-existing limited editions and original artworks to be displayed for free on the walls outside of our Humber Street Gallery spaces.
Creative Hull © Studio Capri
A weekend long celebration of the creativity and culture that Hull has to offer
Peel Street Park Mural, Lydia Caprani. Absolutely Cultured © Gerry Smyth
Newly installed play equipment with artwork by Sergej Komkov and a mural by Lydia Caprani.
© Kim Hayman
Humber Street Gallery’s weekly yoga classes offer a unique setting to practice - it's a yoga studio like no other!
Installation view. In My Room, Hannah Quinlan and Rosie Hastings. Courtesy of Focal Point Gallery and the artists, 2020 © Anna Lukala
Hannah Quinlan and Rosie Hastings’ first institutional exhibition develops the artists’ study of politics, histories and aesthetics of queer spaces and culture.
Imagination Alley, Absolutely Cultured © Tom Arran
Volunteers have been working with local artists, partners and residents on this 120 metre-long mural in The Shires.
Alda - Dodda Maggý. Urban Legends: Northern Lights, Absolutely Cultured © Chris Pepper
Brand new projection and light installations commissioned by Absolutely Cultured, exploring the city of Hull's relationship to water.
Model City workshop, Absolutely Cultured © Thomas Arran
Fun and family-friendly activities inspired by our past, present and future projects.