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McKee Brighton

14 June17 June

Pete McKee is delighted to announce the details of his new pop-up gallery in Brighton. After the success of his pop-up galleries in Manchester and London, Pete will be showcasing his unique and highly collectable work in this iconic seaside city. His artwork provides a unique perspective on working class life, offering humorous and tender social commentary on the community he grew up in. His work is also heavily influenced by his passion for music and subcultures. A selection of…

Kate Sherman: COAST

22 June30 June

Photography, childhood innocence and natural human curiosity, are the subjects of an intriguing new series of oil paintings by Sussex artist Kate Sherman. Sherman's works depict the urban landscape along the Sussex coast and are made as if driving past in a car. They have a startling photo-realist quality that evokes childhood memories. Seeming slightly out of focus and capturing the unique bleached light of the region, these paintings have an uncomfortable voyeuristic quality. "In these paintings I'm paying homage…

Callous Affection Dance Workshop

26 June
7:00 pm
8:00 pm

The Callous Affection Dance workshop is part of a 3 month research and development residency on the Barge. Callous Affection Dance invite you to join them for an exclusive workshop inspired by their new work ‘Muerte Amongst Us’- a site specific piece tailored specifically for Barge's lower deck space. The dance workshop will explore societal relationships to death, anxiety and in turn our approach to life and aims to highlight the benefits surrounding the cathartic nature of dance and music.…

Callous Affection Dance Performance

27 June
7:00 pm
8:00 pm

The Callous Affection Dance Performance is part of a 3 month research and development residency on the Barge. Callous Affection Dance invite you to join them for an exclusive preview of their new work ‘Muerte Amongst Us’ a site specific piece tailored specifically for Barge's lower deck space. The work explores societal relationships to death, anxiety and in turn our approach to life and aims to highlight the benefits surrounding the cathartic nature of dance and music. Accessibility: Unfortunately the…

Graduate Monthly: June Meet Up

27 June
7:00 pm
8:30 pm

Are you a recent visual arts graduate or emerging artist looking to meet other artists, find support to continue your practice and navigate the transition from studying to life after university? Join us for the June Graduate Monthly meet up to find out more about how this peer led network can help you. At this meeting there'll be an introduction to the aims of the project, an overview of collaborative projects the network have worked on since it started in…

Lucy Ogden: Endangered Sea Species

29 June30 June

An exhibition of ceramics by artist Lucy Ogden inspired by the current state of the worlds oceans. "Human interference is threatening the very life in the oceans. Global warming, overfishing and pollution mean that entire marine ecosystems are rapidly changing. Handmade, slip decorated pieces feature a few of the species under threat. Other pieces are abstract but inspired by life in and around the oceans." - Lucy Ogden This exhibition will be taking place in the basement gallery, accompanying Kate…

Children of the Evolution

4 July
7:30 pm
9:00 pm

Children of the Evolution - an immersive performance Entry between 7.30 & 7.45pm. The performance will last until approx 9.00pm The question of which school to send your child to is a very important one. There has been much publicity around catchment areas and the need to give every child the same chances and opportunities, regardless of where they live and their background. However, how much do you know about what your child is actually being taught in school? Local…

The Unbearable Whiteness of Green: An Environmental Justice Workshop

14 July
12:00 pm
3:30 pm

At a time of escalating urgency and scale in the environmental movement, this is a workshop for people who want to address "the unbearable whiteness of green" (Van Jones). Through facilitated dialogue, small group work and creative activities, the session will examine the ways in which white supremacy permeates the mainstream environmental movement and the climate crisis. This is a space for white people and people of colour to understand and critique contemporary British and global environmentalist practices, and explore…

Paper / Needle / Rock : Three Poets

18 July
7:00 pm
9:00 pm

Words have the power to connect people, prick consciences & bear witness to the endurance of the unheard & unseen. Please join us to celebrate three new books of poetry & to honour human/bio diversity. **The £3 entry charge is redeemable against the price of a book if you buy one!** Adamantine by Naomi Foyle, pre-launch: From odes to remarkable artists and activists, to a lyrical response to breast cancer treatment, Naomi Foyle’s third collection celebrates women’s tenacity and lustre. Internationalist…

O N C A Summer Volunteer Open Evening

23 July
6:00 pm
7:30 pm

Join us at ONCA gallery to find out about our various and exciting volunteer opportunities. We’re currently looking for volunteers for our gallery and barge – We need people to join our core team as ongoing medium to long-term part-time volunteers. This informal evening will be an opportunity to find out more about  ONCA and talk to current volunteers about their experiences. We’ll also be discussing what skills people have or would like to learn while volunteering at ONCA. See you there!

Beth Walker: DEVENIR

26 July28 July

Brighton based artist and filmmaker Beth Walker presents DEVENIR, a joyful exploration of growth, life, rhythm and renewal through moving image. Playfully blending the digital and the hand crafted, DEVENIR stems from Beth's process of creating symmetrical paper collages, which grow spontaneously from the centre to form intricate abstract designs. Beth began to document these collages at each stage of creation, resulting in intriguing animated loops. In DEVENIR, these loops dance together in a myriad of compositions, creating a rich…

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Please contact info@onca.org.uk or 01273 607101 if you have specific access needs, please note the gallery is wheelchair accessible but the toilet is up five stairs. We have hearing assistive technology and our staff have Basic BSL & Deaf Awareness training. For more information about access and facilities at ONCA please click here.