...blip - a space for art
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
8 Victoria Street Grimsby
East Midlands
...blip - a space for art

Shutters up: 9am

Shutters down: 4pm

Week 1: Thursday 15th, Friday 16, Saturday 17th Feb.

Week 2: Thursday 22nd, Friday 23rd, Saturday 24th Feb.

Week 3: Thursday 1st, Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd March.

Week 4: Thursday 8th, Friday 9th and Saturday 10th March

##Week 5: Thursday 15th, Friday 16th and Saturday 17th March (Cancelled for repairs to space).

An evolving window-based installation beginning with a selection of digitally drawn /projected updates from The Grimsby Town Deal.

Regenerei8ht is a rolling programme of impromptu events and installations which run on selected dates throughout the year at …blip – a space for art, 8 Victoria Street South, Grimsby.

Over the next few years, Grimsby will be undergoing a process of regeneration.

There are many empty and derelict buildings in and around Grimsby. Having access to 8 Victoria Street (formerly a women’s clothes shop) over recent months has made us consider the importance of using vacant space and how it may improve upon an area of neglect and disuse.

Further down the high street there is another empty shop with the words ‘no hope’ sprayed over the whitewashed frontage. Which is preferable?

For ‘Regenerei8ht,’ we have an open brief. What is regeneration? What role can art play?