||This exhibition is the first of a series of events at Access Space over the coming year which invite artists to respond to the extraordinary contemporary circumstances. On The Surface Of Things is an exhibition of artworks that relate to our environment, either through our dependency on it, our relationship to it, our interactions with it, or our experiences of it.
An action affiliated with Extinction Rebellion Sheffield, in response to the declaration from Sheffield City Council of a climate emergency.
Opening Event Fri 20th with large scale film projection on the exterior of Access Space, screening short films by AsproZingel,
Kayla Parker, Joshua Evan & Antonis Sideras, Alessandro Carboni, Lorraine Clewlow, Matteo Zamagn,
alittlepieceofland.org.uk, Dan Shipsides, Andrew Payne, Eva Rudlinger, D-Fuse, Nichola Rodgers, Richard Bond, Isabella Martin, and Amy Wilson.
It is curated by Sadie Renwick, Rachael Kidd & Access Space and includes a long list of artists - in alphabetical order: Krishna Alageswaran, Lizzie Alageswaran, alittlepieceofland.org.uk, Annie Anthony-Mays, Anthony Bennett, John Brokenshire, Daniel Bustamente, Stephen Carley, Claire Jane Carter, Jennifer Clowes, Krystal Collison, Cath Dunn, Alex Ekins, Paul Evans, Gill Gathercole, Ellie Harrison, Rachael Kidd, Tessa Amy Lyons, Anne Parfitt, Julia Parks, Sadie Renwick, Katherine Rhodes, Dan Shipsides, and Ric Warren.
On The Surface Of Things exhibition continues until 4th October, Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11am-6pm. On 4th October it ends with a closing event 6pm-9pm at Access Space. Following this is a fundraising party for Extinction Rebellion at Bal Fashions, 16 Exchange Street, from 9pm til late (tickets available on the door).