What’s on

Here are our current projects taking place in Humber Street Gallery and beyond, across our three strands; Arts Programming, Community Engagement & Learning and Artist Development.

Byland's Super Saga, Jack Pell

Byland's Super Saga, 2024. Jack Pell © Jules Lister

Friday 3 May - Sunday 7 July 2024

Byland's Super Saga, Jack Pell

Byland’s Super Saga is the first institutional solo show by Hull born artist Jack Pell. The exhibition attempts to highlight and examine the social history, folklore, industrial heritage and natural landscape of Hull and the East Riding in an imaginative way.

Byland's Super Saga, Jack Pell
Living Coast

8 June - 16 June 2024

Living Coast

Living Coast is an installation of photography, fine art, spoken word, text, sound, music and video. It has been created through a six-month collaboration between creative artists and environmental scientists from the University of Hull, and members of the local communities in Easington, Kilnsea and Spurn.

Living Coast
Co-Creating a Climate Ready Hull

19 June - 30 June 2024

Co-Creating a Climate Ready Hull

Co-Creating a Climate Ready Hull engages primary and secondary school pupils, policymakers, community groups, academics, artists, and the general public in a visual conversation about the city’s response to climate change.

Co-Creating a Climate Ready Hull
OPEN HOUSE Workshops

Thursday 4 April - Thursday 4 July 2024

OPEN HOUSE Workshops

OPEN HOUSE is a series of workshops delivered at Humber Street Gallery by a range of national artists, curators, and producers. Each session is designed to help you discover fresh ways to think about yourself as an artist and/or cultural producer, using unique and creative approaches.

OPEN HOUSE Workshops
Saturday Sessions

Saturdays, see this page for full list of dates

Saturday Sessions

Saturday Sessions are a newly commissioned series of free to attend live performances at Humber Street Gallery, from musicians studying at the University of Hull and working across the city.

Saturday Sessions
Arty Bods

Image @ James Mulkeen

Every Sunday, from 2 June - 21 July 2024

Arty Bods

Join us for Arty Bods, our new Sunday morning workshops aimed at kids 5-11 years old. Led by artist Lucy Brooke, young people will be able to get to grips with a range of art materials and techniques as they explore creativity in a gallery setting.

Arty Bods
INTER_CHANGE

September 2023 - September 2024

INTER_CHANGE

INTER_CHANGE is our free 12-month talent development programme designed to build and strengthen professional creative practice for visual artists living in Hull and the surrounding areas.

INTER_CHANGE
Sound Bath @ Humber Street Gallery

© Kat Griffin

16 March, 13 April, 11 May, 8 June

Sound Bath @ Humber Street Gallery

Join us for a 90-minute immersive sound bath in the unique setting of Humber Street Gallery with sound healing specialist, Kat Griffin.

Sound Bath @ Humber Street Gallery
Thursday Lates

Thursday Lates: Emily Gray and Jamal Sterrett, 2022. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery © Luke Hallett

Thursday Lates

Each season, Humber Street Gallery showcases a new commission related to the themes of the exhibitions on display in Space 1 and 2.

Thursday Lates
Gipsyville

This One's For Us © Jessy Zschorn

In progress since October 2020

Gipsyville

One of our social action sites, and an ongoing project working with local residents and artists. The area features a 120 meter-long mural by Andy Pea, and drop-in creative workshops and Coffee and Chats are held at Gipsyville Library.

Gipsyville
Spring Bank

Peel St Park Festival. Absolutely Cultured © Anete Sooda

In progress since October 2020

Spring Bank

One of our community engagement sites, and an ongoing project working with local residents and artists. We host Creative Workshops and Coffee and Chat sessions. Currently the area features artwork by Sergej Komkov and a mural by Lydia Caprani.

Spring Bank
DEAD BOD

Ongoing

DEAD BOD

Dead Bod, originally painted on a shed at Alexandra Dock in the 1960s, was a familiar sight for sailors and trawler-men sailing to and from Hull.

DEAD BOD
Learning Resources and Activities

Model City workshop, Absolutely Cultured © Thomas Arran

Ongoing

Learning Resources and Activities

Fun and family-friendly activities inspired by our past, present and future projects.

Learning Resources and Activities