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The Sheffield culture guide written by in-the-know locals

Art picks

Head out on an art crawl of the city, with our picks of the exhibitions and open studio events on now in Sheffield.

Browse the What's On calendar for even more art events.

Received Dissent: An American Mail Art Project

Tue. 3 April 2018 — Sat. 28 July 2018

Graves Gallery

A collection of art never meant for gallery walls, but created to be received by post. Featuring work by Man Ray, Yoko Ono, Marcel Duchamp, Roy Lichtenstein and Méret Oppenheim. Our review...

This Class Works

Sat. 14 July 2018 — Sun. 29 July 2018

92 Burton Rd, S3 8DA

A celebration of the working class from Pete McKee, with work by Martyn Ware, Maxine Peake, Tish Murtha, and more.

Artist's Talk & Materials Workshop: Florence Mytum

Wed. 1 August 2018

Bloc Projects

An overview the artist's practice and an interactive workshop on the tactile manipulation of materials.

Love Among the Ruins: A Romance of the Near Future

Fri. 20 July 2018 — Sat. 15 September 2018

S1 Artspace, 1 Norwich Street, Park Hill, S2 5PN

An exhibition of photography and film of Sheffield’s Park Hill and Hyde Park estates from the 1960s-80s.

Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography

Sat. 30 June 2018 — Sun. 23 September 2018

Millennium Gallery

An exhibition of pieces from the National Portrait Gallery, telling the story of photography’s entrance into the art world. Read our review.

Art Against War: Peter Kennard and the CND Movement

Sat. 9 June 2018 — Sun. 7 October 2018

Millennium Gallery

Era-defining posters and photomontages, marking the 60th anniversary of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament.