What’s on

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 and Talent Development & Learning.

Hull Television Workshop, Harold Offeh

Installation view, 2022. Harold Offeh, Stranger in the Village. © Yuzuru Nemoto

29 June - 4 September 2022

Hull Television Workshop, Harold Offeh

Contemporary artist Harold Offeh will facilitate workshops with Hull community groups to co-create Hull Television Workshop episodes in this latest Humber Street Gallery exhibition.

Hull Television Workshop, Harold Offeh
HSG Open Call

Installation view. HSG Open Call. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery and the artist, 2022. © Absolutely Cultured

1 July - 9 September 2022

HSG Open Call

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.

HSG Open Call
Yoga @ Humber Street Gallery

Yoga @ Humber Street Gallery. Creative Hull, 2021. Courtesy of Absolutely Cultured © James Mulkeen

Wednesdays, 6 July - 28 Sept 2022

Yoga @ Humber Street Gallery

Humber Street Gallery’s weekly yoga classes offer a unique setting to practice - it's a yoga studio like no other!

Yoga @ Humber Street Gallery
Sound Bath @ Humber Street Gallery

© Kat Griffin

Last Saturday every month

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
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2022

Mehmil Nadeem, The Tender Touch, 2021. Courtesy the artist.

23 September - 27 November 2022

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2022

New Contemporaries annual exhibition of emerging and early career artists launches in Hull at Humber Street Gallery and Ferens Art Gallery.

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2022
Nobody: A Dance-Circus Adventure

Nobody by Motionhouse. Image © Dan Tucker

Thursday 24 November 2022

Nobody: A Dance-Circus Adventure

Motionhouse’s renowned dance-circus style combines with mesmerising choreography to tell this emotional and ultimately uplifting story that resonates with the times we live in.

Nobody: A Dance-Circus Adventure
INTER_CHANGE

Fruit Factory Network site visit to Bloc Projects, Sheffield © Absolutely Cultured

September 2022 - September 2023

INTER_CHANGE

INTER_CHANGE is a 12-month programme supporting local creative practitioners, curators, producers and physical performers at the early stages of their career.

INTER_CHANGE
Thursday Lates

Thursday Lates: Otis Mensah & G, 2021. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery © Studio Blue Creative

One Thursday, monthly

Thursday Lates

One Thursday a month, Humber Street Gallery is showcasing new commissions relating to the themes of exhibitions on display in Space 1 and 2.

Thursday Lates
Gipsyville

Imagination Alley, Absolutely Cultured © Tom Arran

In progress since October 2020

Gipsyville

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

Gipsyville
Spring Bank

Peel Street Park Mural, Lydia Caprani. Absolutely Cultured © Gerry Smyth

In progress since October 2020

Spring Bank

One of our social action sites, and an ongoing project working with local residents and artists. At our 91 Spring Bank centre 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