Meadow Arts

Faye Claridge's Weighty Friend at Ironbridge Gorge

Contemporary Art in unusual places

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site, Gallery

Opening hours

See our website for more details

Admission charges

Exhibitions are free, but some of our partner venues charge admission

Additional info

Meadow Arts is a Shropshire based contemporary art organisation, working in partnership with heritage settings, historic houses, libraries, museums, universities, art colleges and public spaces. Artworks are shown at partner venues across the West Midlands and beyond, accompanied by a lively events programme.

See for more details of our exhibitions and events

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Garage Open Lecture Series with University of Worcester

Garage Open Lecture Series 2017-18

  • 14 March 2018 4:30-6:30pm

Some of the most exciting contemporary artists working in the UK will be visiting Worcester’s state-of-the-art library, The Hive, to talk about their artwork, ideas and the processes they use in a series of eight free talks.

This year’s talks take place across two terms, starting with four talks in November and December and a further four beginning in February.

Talks take place on selected Wednesday evenings from 4:30pm to 6:30pm, and include a chance to ask questions after each presentation. The talks are free and open to all, though booking is recommended for the public.
Part One: 2017

Wed 15th Nov - Emily Speed
Wed 22nd Nov - Chris Fite-Wassilak
Wed 29th Nov - Mark Titchner
Wed 6th Dec - Stephen Chambers

Part Two: 2018

Wed 7th February - David Bethell
Wed 14th February - Marianna Simnett
Wed 21st February - Helen Maurer
Wed 14th March - Jasleen Kaur

All talks take place from 4:30pm – 6:30pm at The Studio

The Hive, Sawmill Walk, The Butts, Worcester WR1 3PD.

All talks are free: please book a free ticket here


The Hive
Sawmill Walk
The Butts


Talks are free, but please book a ticket to reserve your place


Meadow Arts
Exhibitions at a range of locations


Meadow Arts brings unique contemporary art projects to places where art is not usually shown, supporting artists by commissioning new work and creating inspiring events and exhibitions


Rebecca Farkas, Marketing & Engagement Manager


Office number

01584 873964

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