5 Apr 2017
Raft of the Medusa, a striking, multi-sensory installation from artists Lucy + Jorge Orta will today open to the public in Humber Street Gallery, symbolising the perilous journeys of thousands of refugees navigating the oceans in search of a safe haven. The piece takes historical references from Théodore Géricault’s Le Radeau de la Méduse (1818-1819, Musée du Louvre, Paris), which depicts a makeshift raft constructed […]
2 Feb 2017
A brand new contemporary art space, Humber Street Gallery, opens in Hull on 3 February 2017. Located in the Fruit Market cultural quarter, it is being opened as part of the Hull UK City of Culture 2017 programme. The three storey gallery in a former fruit and vegetable warehouse will present a range of contemporary visual art, design, film, photography and craft throughout 2017, with […]
30 Jan 2017
Humber Street Gallery is a new contemporary art space being opened as part of the Hull UK City of Culture programme.