The Vestibules

City Hall, College Green
Bristol
BS1 5TR Tel: 07960691500
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Website: https://www.facebook.com/thevestibules/ (opens in new tab)
Space Type: Arts Space, Gallery

Total Capacity:

40

Suitable for:

  • Performance with an Audience

Opening Hours

10:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri

Special arrangements can be made to open over the weekend or later during the week

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Telephone Number:

07960691500

Description

Dear friends,

We are delighted to present our new project: The Vestibules. Two brand new art spaces at City Hall to showcase Bristol talent and give cultural and community groups unique environments to display their work.

Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol, has opened two brand new art spaces at City Hall to showcase Bristol talent and give cultural and community groups unique environments to display their work. Please read attached full Press Release.

The new spaces sit within City Hall’s vestibules; former entrances located at either end of the building. They will be used to provide space for groups to share their projects and ideas through exhibitions, performances, cinemas and pop up art markets.

Bristol City Council’s Arts Development Team have joined up with local charity and art space experts Artspace Lifespace (ASLS) to invite local groups to express their interest in taking advantage of this unique opportunity.

Exhibiting first will be local group alldaybreakfast with ‘Unlocked’, a Creative Seed Council funded project. The exhibition aims to engage audiences in discussion about mental health through art. Working as artists in residence at the Glenside Hospital Museum (which was formerly known as the Bristol Lunatic Asylum in the 1800s) the group developed the exhibition using the museum’s exhibits to unlock their history and encourage audiences to question common stereotypes about mental health. The show is supported by the Arts Council and Bristol City Council.


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  • Accessible Entrance:No/Unknown
  • Accessible Toilet: No/Unknown
  • Induction Loop Available: No/Unknown
  • Blue Badge Parking Available: Yes

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