Site Gallery

Site Gallery
1 Brown Street
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
S1 2BS
England

Website

www.sitegallery.org

E-mail

info@sitegallery.org

Telephone

0114 281 2077

Fax

0114 281 2078

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Site Gallery is an international centre for contemporary art, offering a changing exhibitions programme backed up with a comprehensive calendar of conferences, artists talks, events and short courses. Housed within the organisation is the Imaging Technologies Innovation Centre, providing a well-resourced production facility for still and moving image making whose focus is on commissiong new work, providing a base for residencies and offering an open access membership. The development of on-line activities, a bi-annual live art event and off-site projects further our mission to make opportunities for creative work and to present new work to new audiences.

Our policy is to present innovative, challenging and creative work addressing contemporary debates and issues within a national and international context. We offer a site for connections and confrontations between the artist and the public and a national focus for critical debate surrounding the creative use of the still and moving image. The programme of exhibitions and educational events includes photography, film and video, installation and work using computer based technology

Venue Type:

Gallery

Opening hours

Tue-Fri 1100-1800
Sat 1100-1730

Closed: Sunday & Monday

Admission charges

free

Collection details

Film and Media, Fine Art, Photography

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
image of Wu Chi-Tsung's installation Dust

Wu Chi-Tsung: Dust

  • 4 April — 31 May 2014 *on now

Taiwanese artist Wu Chi-Tsung returns to Site Gallery, bringing Dust to the UK for the first time. The ideas and techniques behind Dust were originally tested during Wu’s residency at Site Gallery in 2006, and the installation has since been shown at the Shanghai Biennial.

Wu Chi-Tsung uses everyday materials in elegant and inventive ways to create meditative, dream-like environments. Dust captures the shadows of minute, usually invisible dust particles, as they spiral around the audience to make a mesmerising abstract projection.

Crystal City 003, a newly-commissioned installation, invites the audience to witness a shifting cityscape. Filling the space with moving light and shadow, the installation draws playful parallels with the pace of urban development in Asia today.

These two key works form the final part of Recalibrate, the artist’s first UK solo showcase supported by Taiwan’s Ministry of Culture, and in collaboration with Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art and Peter Scott Gallery.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.sitegallery.org/archives/6296

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