Events – February 2016

Here’s our selection of a few events coming up in February that relate to some of the themes explored on the blog as well as link to conversations that are happening contemporary human geography.   John Akomfrah: Vertigo Sea. Arnolfini. Open all of February. A powerful video installation currently running at the Arnolfini gallery. Covering themes ofContinue reading “Events – February 2016”

Events – December 2015

  It’s December! Here’s a couple of events around Bristol this month that have a Society-and-Space-ish leaning (or are appropriately festive for this time of year!).   Nightwatchers – Designing for the Tower of London. Watershed. December 4th 1pm.  A lunchtime talk by the creators of the nocturnal interactive experience Nightwatchers. This deals with issuesContinue reading “Events – December 2015”

Screens – Waking a presence in Bristol’s concrete underbelly

By Jethro Brice Screens, by artist Dani Landau, is a pop-up installation which recently featured in a contested public space in Bristol. The work explores themes of urban renewal through the affective, material dimensions of processes of construction and deconstruction. The installation mobilises tensions between the virtual and the actual, and speaks to an interestContinue reading “Screens – Waking a presence in Bristol’s concrete underbelly”