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 & Volunteering and Talent Development & Learning.

Enjoy Civic Life, Leo Fitzmaurice

Ferref. Leo Fitzmaurice, Enjoy Civic Life. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery and the artist, 2020. © Jules Lister

19 May - 5 September 2021

Enjoy Civic Life, Leo Fitzmaurice

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.

Enjoy Civic Life, Leo Fitzmaurice
Autosuggestions, Leo Fitzmaurice

Installation view. Leo Fitzmaurice, Autosuggestions. Courtesy of The Sunday Painter and the artist, 2020. © Ollie Hammick

19 May - 20 June 2021

Autosuggestions, Leo Fitzmaurice

Leo Fitzmaurice deconstructs and adapts car parts from his local scrapyard to create a series of mask-like creations that seem almost-human.

Autosuggestions, Leo Fitzmaurice
HSG Open Call - Season One (2021)

Installation View. HSG Open Call - Season One. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery and the artists, 2021. © Jules Lister

19 May - 20 June 2021

HSG Open Call - Season One (2021)

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 - Season One (2021)
Creative Hull

PRS Foundation's New Music Biennial 2019, Absolutely Cultured © Tom Arran

16-18 July 2021

Creative Hull

Creative Hull is a celebration of the homegrown arts and culture that Hull has to offer.

Creative Hull
Imagination Alley

Imagination Alley, Absolutely Cultured © Tom Arran

October 2020

Imagination Alley

Volunteers have been working with local artists, partners and residents on this 120 metre-long mural in The Shires.

Imagination Alley
Play equipment and mural

Peel Street Park, Absolutely Cultured © Sergej Komkov

Play equipment in progress from October 2020, mural to come

Play equipment and mural

Newly installed play equipment with artwork by Sergej Komkov and a mural by Lydia Caprani.

Play equipment and mural
FloodLights

Alda - Dodda Maggý. Urban Legends: Northern Lights, Absolutely Cultured © Chris Pepper

2021

FloodLights

Brand new projection and light installations commissioned by Absolutely Cultured, exploring the city of Hull's relationship to water.

FloodLights
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