The Methodist Chapel West Bay, Bridport, DT6 4EN
Saturday, July 23, 2016
Saturday, September 3, 2016
South West England
Force 8

23 July – 4 September 2016 

Open Wednesday to Sunday   12 – 4 pm

Evening Events 6-8 pm

check the website  for confirmed dates nearer the time!

Opening  Event  – Saturday 23rd July    6-8pm

with mocktails by the Venner Bar


Saturday July 23rd   6-8pm

Beatty Hallas video screening

London Fieldworks video screening

Wednesday July 27th    2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art Workshop: 5-16 yr olds. £5

Thursday July 28th   6-8pm

Local Creatives Networking Social

Wednesday August 3rd   2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art workshop: 5-16 yr.olds £5

Thursday August 4th   6-8pm

Local Creatives Networking Social

Friday August 5th   12-4pm

Jo Burlington – after all night drawing

Tuesday August 9th  10am-12 noon

“Oops! Wow!” Messy art workshop for children aged 2-5

Wednesday August 10th  2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art Workshop: 5-16 yr.olds £5

Thursday August 11th  6-8pm

Local Creatives Networking Social

Friday August 12th  6pm

Suky Best – artists talk

Saturday August 13th   2.30 pm

Tim Gough – a talk about Football, Architecture and Deleuze + Architectural Tour of  West Bay

Sunday August 14th   2.30 pm

Helen Robertson performance with objects and dancers  (drop in event, duration 30-40 minutes)

Wednesday August 17th   2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art Workshop: 5-16 yr. olds. £5

Thursday August 18th 1-3pm (closed event invite only)

Art club (Bridport) networking event with Somerset Art Works ‘Prospectus’ faculty

Thursday August 18th  6-8pm

Local Creatives Networking Social

Friday August 19th  12 noon – 4pm

Money No Money Symposium – Anna Best, Alex Murdin, Janet Osborne, Bevis Fenner, Martin Wooster – all welcome to join listen to short presentations, join discussions through breakout groups.

Saturday August 20th 12-4pm

Anna Lucas, Judith Dean, Adam Chodzko –  video screenings

Saturday August 20th  6-8pm

Kayla Parker and Stuart Moore – ‘Bodies of Water’ film programme

Wednesday 24th August 2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art Workshops: 5-16 yr.olds. £5

Wednesday 24th August 6-8pm

Lester Cowling – A Dorset Revolution, talk

Friday August 26th 2-4pm

Judith Dean – ‘Gesamtkunstwerk’  artist’s talk and tour

Saturday August 27th 6-8pm

Rona Lee – video presentation and participatory performance event

Sandra Sterle – ‘Utopia’ video screening

Sunday August 28th + September 1st 2-4 pm

Neil Chapman + David Stent – talk/radio programme tbc

Wednesday 31st August 2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art Workshop: 5-16 yr.olds. £5

Wednesday 31st August 6-8pm

Steven Eastwood: filming video presentation

Thursday September 1st 6 pm 

Mark Aitkin – documentary process +  screening Dead When I Got There

Friday September 2nd  6pm

Lise Autogena &  Josh Portway – Foghorn Requiem – video screening

Saturday September 3rd  6pm

Frolic  – closing party @ The Salt House

Dates to be confirmed 

Tania Kovats – tbc

Simon Bayliss – ‘Cornucopia’ video screening

Lucy Stein – video screening

Louise Fairclough – BEEF performance and screenings

Francesca Best – performance about refugee situation

Angie Porter – webcam- ongoing

Eva Fahle-Clouts

Martin Wooster – philosophy from the pulpit

Hester Schofield

Tracey Warr – curator – talk about water

Ongoing Drop in activities

  • Evolving collections: pebbles, plastic, seagull feathers, shoes etc
  • Alternative treasure trail
  • Photo trail – kids take photos
  • Public donation of artefacts for an evolving exhibition.
  • Webcam on the roof of the chapel for public to view
  • A story booth to collect stories
  • An alternative history trail of West Bay
  • Skype with residents of St. Johns New Foundland
  • Holiday snap online album
  • Luxury foodbank
  • Re-use/recycle

Ongoing through the summer holidays –

Thursdays  6-8 pm

Local Creatives Networking Social – a weekly event

Wednesdays  2-4pm

Children’s Anti-Art workshop: 5-16 yr.olds £5