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.

Yoga @ Humber Street Gallery

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

Wednesdays, from 8 September

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
In Conversation as Collective Strategy

© Funke Alafiatayo

15 September 2021 - 9 January 2022

In Conversation as Collective Strategy

Other Cinemas with Black Heritage Collective, An Untold Story Voices and Cinenova platform the work of community education, campaign, and transformative justice organising that exists in Hull.

In Conversation as Collective Strategy
Flesh ‘n’ Blood, Jasleen Kaur

Jasleen Kaur, Be Like Teflon, installation view, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and Copperfield, London

22 September - 24 December 2021

Flesh ‘n’ Blood, Jasleen Kaur

This new body of work by Jasleen Kaur for Humber Street Gallery explores our relationship with visceral emotions such as grief and ecstatic healing.

Flesh ‘n’ Blood, Jasleen Kaur
Parklife / Stories from the Shires

© Tom Arran

1-14 October

Parklife / Stories from the Shires

Relive our Parklife exhibition and Stories from the Shires soundscape, originally part of Creative Hull, in our pop-up art space in Whitefriargate.

Parklife / Stories from the Shires
Sound Bath @ Humber Street Gallery

© Kat Griffin

Saturday 9 October 2021

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

An evening with Tamar & Jo, 2021. Courtesy of Humber Street Gallery © Tom Arran

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
INTER_CHANGE

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

June 2021 - May 2022

INTER_CHANGE

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.

INTER_CHANGE
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. Currently it features artwork by Sergej Komkov and a mural by Lydia Caprani.

Spring Bank
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 it features a 120 metre-long mural by Andy Pea.

Gipsyville
FloodLights

Floodlights, 2021. Absolutely Cultured © Tom Stevens 

22-24 October 2021

FloodLights

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

FloodLights
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