Archive

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - Climate Change, Coronavirus and Anxiety

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: The Wonderful World of Plankton

Online
Dive into the wonderful world of plankton to discover why they are so important.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Glasshouse Blueprint

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Student Programme

Costume and Set Design Workshop

Online
Explore ways to creatively interpret characters, texts and themes through set and costume design with professional designer Alyson Cummins.

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: Slow and Steady Turtle Race

Online
Join Lizzy Cummins on a trip to the island of Maio to learn about turtle conservation and sustainability. 

Student Programme

Bitsy Gaming Workshop

Online
Explore the free web-based tool Bitsy, learning how to create small, simple games within it.

Student Programme

EAC Book Club

- Online
If you love literature why not join the EAC's new Virtual Book Club?

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Cardboard Future Cities

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - Health and Wellbeing Effects

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Student Programme

Digital Composition Workshop

Online
Join The Edge music tutor Justin Wildridge to explore the world of digital composition.

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: Going on a Safari

Online
Pack your bag and grab your safari hat, we're going on an adventure with Lizzy Cummins...

Student Programme

Illustration Workshop

Online
Learn how illustration can communicate science, be incorporated into revision and enhance data presentation.

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - The Science of the Virus

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Rocket Ship & Spacecraft

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Student Programme

Graphic Design Workshop

Online
Join The Edge's Designer Abi Willmington for a fun and informal workshop

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: An Arctic Adventure

Online
In this playful workshop, you will have the chance to make creatures, explore sound and tell a new story.

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - Social & Political Effects

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Star Telescope

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Student Programme

Mobile Photography and Video Workshop

Online
Learn how to best utilise your mobile phone while photographing and taking video.

Student Programme

Edge Arts Community Virtual Book Club

Online
Got more time to spare on weekends and wondering how to spend it? Good news! The Virtual Book Club has launched!

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: Little Letters

Online
What is DNA? What are genes? Do our genes make us who we are? Find out the answers to these questions and create your own discovery story with Lizzy.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Galaxy Mobile

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Cancelled

Family Takeover

- The Edge
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Cancelled

Restorative Yoga Workshop

Dance Studio
Enjoy a special morning of Restorative Yoga followed by freshly brewed coffee, teas and cakes.

Postponed

Slow Painting

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
An exhibition of paintings that take their time, and invite us to do the same.

Postponed

Preview: Slow Painting

Join us for the opening of Slow Painting, a Hayward Gallery Touring exhibition of paintings that take their time, and invite us to do the same.

Cancelled

ACS Cultural Showcase

Weston Studio
A talent show which showcases all the exceptional talents of the African and Caribbean student body across Bath.

Student Programme

Online Poetry Writing Workshop

OFF-CAMPUS TUITION
Create a unique poem with the help of poet, creative coach and founder of The Poetry Machine, Beth Calverley.

Cancelled

BUSMS – Encore 2020

- Edge Theatre
Join Bath University Student Musicals Society for their final revue show of the year, Encore 2020!

Cancelled

Breathwork Taster Session

Dance Studio
Take time to rejuvenate your mind and body in a relaxing Breathwork taster session.

Cancelled

Edge Arts Community Film Festival

Ensemble Room
Are you interested in film making or acting on the screen? Do you aspire to be the next Tarantino, Scorsese, Nolan, or Joon-Ho?

Cancelled

PoleSoc Showcase

- Weston Studio
Come see our incredible performers’ choreography, tricks, spins and dances.

Cancelled

ChaOS Spotlight Recital

Edge Theatre
A formal event for soloists and small groups from our society to show off their individual talents.

Cancelled

TEDx Bath University Conference

Edge Theatre
TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.

Cancelled

Collage Workshop with Marian Hill

Art Studio
A creative session experimenting with paper collage.

Cancelled

Platform 2020

Edge TheatreThe Edge
Join us for a unique evening showcasing the impressive artistic talents of University of Bath arts scholars and students.

Previews & Talks

Student-led exhibition tour in Japanese

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Exploring themes of Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Previews & Talks

Student-led exhibition tour

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Exploring themes of Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Previews & Talks

Student-led exhibition tour in Mandarin

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Exploring themes of Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Cancelled

Much Ado About Nothing

- Weston Studio
Romance. Laughs. Booze. All the hall-marks of Bath University life are here in this adapted version of Shakespeare's greatest comedy

Cancelled

EAC Origami Workshop

Ensemble Room
Come to The Edge, relax, unwind and make some origami!

Cancelled

Be Well Week: The Poetry Machine

Arts Cafe
Co-create a poem with Beth, written in response to a warming conversation with you.

Cancelled

Be Well Week: Bullet Journaling Workshop

Art Studio
Create your own colourful and personalised bullet journal to help with day to day motivation and organisation.

Cancelled

Be Well Week: Dramatherapy Workshop

Art Studio
For Be Well Week, The Edge will be welcoming Alice Nicholas for a self-care focused Dramatherapy workshop

Student Programme

Stand Up Comedy Show

Weston Studio
A night of stand up comedy with The University of Bath's Comedy Writing, Improvisation and Performance Society

Student Programme

Salsa Stars International

Edge Theatre
Salsa Society is organising its own show for the first time ever to mark its 20th Anniversary!

Previews & Talks

Artist Talk: Mary Evans

Art Studio
Artist Mary Evans is joined in conversation with Will Cooper to discuss her new commission for Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean.

Student Programme

Forged Line Dance Masterclass

Dance Studio
A free dance workshop with Dance Company Forged Line focusing on subjects relating to marine biology, evolution and climate change.

Student Programme

Collage Poster - Making & Film Screening

Arts Cafe
Create and collage protest posters, which highlight issues of climate change while watching a film screening of documentary 'A Plastic Ocean'

Visual Arts

Roundtable Discussion: Mariner

Art Studio
Sarah Chapman, Director of Peninsula Arts and co-curator of Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean leads a discussion exploring the work of artist Grace Schwindt and researcher Dr Philippe Blondel.

Student Programme

BUSMS Footloose

- Edge Theatre
Footloose follows Ren McCormack, a teenager from Chicago who relocates to the small town of Bomont, an ultra-puritan town that has even outlawed dancing.

Student Programme

EAC Tarot Creation & Divination

Arts Cafe
Learn about the ancient art of tarot card reading and get creative by designing your own personalised tarot card

Student Programme

EAC Collaborative Art Event

Arts Cafe
Drop into The Edge and take part in some fun creative art activities which will add to a large communal art project exploring the different cultures that make up The University of Bath.

Student Programme

EAC Indian Music Workshop

Music Studio
An Indian Music Workshop with Kuljit Bhamra, renowned composer, record producer and musician

Student Programme

K Show

Edge Theatre
Annual singing competition organised by ChinaRen society in order to encourage singing lovers to showcare their musical talent and to celebrate Chinese Lantern Festival.

Student Programme

Salsa Taster Workshop

Dance Studio
The Edge Arts Community, in collaboration with the University of Bath’s Salsa Society, is hosting a Salsa workshop open to first-timers, people wanting to try a new dance form, and even those already trained.

Family

Interactive Storytelling - a seafaring adventure

Art Studio
Storytelling is back for February half-term! Recommended for children aged 3-7 years

Student Programme

24 Hour Show

Weston Studio
24 Hour Show is a play written, rehearsed, and performed in the time span of 24 hours! Who knows what it will be? A mystery? A romance? Maybe even science fiction? You'll have to come along a find out because currently not even the cast knows.

Student Programme

BAMSA Night 2020 - Outshined

Edge Theatre
The Malaysian Night is an annual event held by BAMSA, comprising of a two-act play intermixed with songs and dance routines

Cancelled

Family Takeover

- The Edge
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Minerva Series

Mathematical Secrets You Cannot Live Without

Weston Studio
Maths is so much more than the esoteric subject most people left behind at school.

Special Events

The Edge: After Hours

An evening of music, arts activities and exhibition tours from 5-8pm.

Student Programme

Film Screening: Pride

Weston Studio
Film screening of Pride, an uplifting and moving story based on true events. Refreshments and popcorn included.

Student Programme

Badge Making

- Arts Cafe
Relax, get creative and make your own badge at The Edge

Previews & Talks

Saturday Spotlight Tour

- The EdgeAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Free, bitesize introductory tours on our current exhibition

Previews & Talks

Wednesday Spotlight Tour

- The EdgeAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Free, bitesize introductory tours on our current exhibition

Visual Arts

Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

- The EdgeAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Mariner looks at what connects us across history and the present.

Previews & Talks

Preview - Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Join us for the opening of this topical exhibition inspired by one of the most influential poems in the English language.

Student Programme

Wellness Knitting Workshop

Art Studio
De-stress and have a break from revision by dropping in on our relaxing knitting activity.

Student Shows & Events

An Apple's Kiss

- Edge Theatre
When an amateur theatre group adapt a classic tale in attempt to make it different it can go one of two ways.

Student Programme

Christmas Open Mic Night

Arts Cafe
Drop in to watch or take part in our casual and fun Christmas themed Open Mic Night.

Previews & Talks

Saturday Spotlight Tour

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Free, bitesize introductory tours on our current exhibition

Fortnightly Activities

Family Takeover

The Edge
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Student Shows & Events

Strictly Come Bath

Edge Theatre
Once again Strictly comes to Bath as university celebrities take to the floor in a bid to entertain you with a show-stopping dance performance and win the proceeds for their chosen charity and be crowned the champion of Strictly Come Bath 2019!

Minerva Series

Science Showoff

Weston Studio
Science and comedy might seem like a strange mix, but Science Showoff is here to prove that science can be just as funny as any other topic.

Special Events

The Edge: After Hours

The Edge
An evening of music, arts activities, exhibition tours and drinks from 5-8pm.

Previews & Talks

Wednesday Spotlight Tour

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Free, bitesize introductory tours on our current exhibition

Off-site installation

Felicity Hammond: Surface Treatment

Bath
A site-specific installation at Cleveland Pools that mines architectural history and Bath’s evolving built environment to question the city’s relationship to water, wellness and spa culture.

Student Shows & Events

BUSMS - Heroes and Villains

- Weston Studio
Welcome one and all to BUSMS' first revue show of the year!

Student Programme

Drink & Draw

Arts Cafe
Drink and draw, chat with friends and make some new ones.

Visual Arts

Exploring the picturesque and the virtual with artist Benjamin Deakin

Art Studio
Landscape drawing and painting workshop looking at different ways in which artists can approach the idea of the picturesque.

Student Shows & Events

Time and The Conways

- Edge Theatre
Time and The Conways is a period drama by the renowned British playwright J.B Priestley.

Student Programme

Mark Bruce Company Dance Masterclass

Dance Studio
A fantastic opportunity, for beginners and more experienced dancers, to take part in a dance masterclass with The Mark Bruce Company.

Special Events

Decorate Our Christmas Tree

- The Edge
We're on a mission to make our own decorations for our tree this year, but we need your help.

Student Shows & Events

DanceSoc: Through the Decades

- Edge Theatre
DanceSoc's annual winter show showcasing a variety of dances choreographed and performed by DanceSoc members.

Student Programme

Give Coffee Capsules a Second Life with People and Planet  

The Foyer
Join the People and Planet team for a fun workshop as part of the Upcycling Activities night! 

Student Shows & Events

EAC Upcycle Workshop

Arts Cafe
A relaxing upcycling activity where you can turn your old tin cans and glass jars into beautiful pencil pots or candle holders!

Student Programme

Belle & Florence: Pop-up Vintage Clothing Store

Arts Cafe
Sustainable fashion which is wearable, good quality and excellent value.

Previews & Talks

Heritage Talk - Bath and the Picturesque

Weston Studio
An evening of short talks exploring the picturesque in Bath and Bristol

Student Shows & Events

EAC Coco Film Screening

Weston Studio
Free film screening of Coco

Visual Arts

Capturing the landscape with photographer Bill Ward

Art Studio
One day photo walk workshop, jam-packed with practical information, hints and tips.

Family

The Little Prince Family Workshop

Weston Studio
A fun, fast-moving and surprising workshop at 11.15am

Half-term performance

The Little Prince

Edge Theatre
End half-term with "a story of love and friendship for children and grown-ups alike!"

Student Programme

Halloween Open Mic Night

The Edge
All are welcome to our spooky Halloween themed Open Mic Night.

Student Programme

Black History Month: Twelve Years a Slave

Weston Studio
In celebration of Black History Month, join us for a FREE screening of the Oscar-winning film, Twelve Years A Slave.

Student Shows & Events

ChaOS - Big Band Idol

Edge TheatreThe Edge
Six spectacular vocalists will perform jazz and swing pieces with our very own Big Band in front of a panel of judges.

Student Shows & Events

Circus: Show in a Week 2019

Edge Theatre
A variety show consisting of performances by a number of University of Bath Arts Society, which has been organised and rehearsed in just one week!

Student Programme

Black History Month - An Evening of Poetry ft. The Black Verse

The Foyer
A celebration of our Black Students and mark the end of Black History Month.

Student Shows & Events

BUSMS - Addams Family

- Edge Theatre
A comical feast that embraces the wackiness in every family

Staff Only

Six Ways to Wellbeing Workshop

Weston Studio
Explore six areas that can support us in this rapidly changing world we now live in

Staff Only

Art and Science of Breathing

Art Studio
Breathing techniques to manage stress and anxiety

Staff Only

Mindfulness Workshop

Art Studio
Find out what mindfulness is (and isn’t), as well as the ‘whys’ and the ‘hows’ of practising mindfulness

Previews & Talks

You+Pea Talk

Weston Studio
Lecture and Q&A from architectural design studio, You+Pea. Introduced and chaired by Marie Bak Mortensen, RIBA Head of Exhibitions and Interpretation.

Theatre

Kilter Theatre presents: The Cubicle

The Edge
The curious and provocative Cubicle installation is popping up at The Edge.

Previews & Talks

RIBA Annual Lecture 2019

Edge Theatre
Annual Lecture with special guest speaker, Amin Taha

Special Events

The Edge: After Hours

The Edge
An evening of live music, arts activities, exhibition tours and drinks

Student Programme

Drink & Craft

Arts Cafe
A fun opportunity to relax and get crafty with like minded people.

Previews & Talks

Spotlight Tour · Intro by Dr. Amy Frost

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
An invigilator-led exhibition tour of Playing the Picturesque, introduced by Dr Amy Frost

Exhibition

Playing the Picturesque

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Using video game technology to explore architectural design

Student Programme

Cardboard Arcade

- The Foyer
Stop by and play some retro style games at our Cardboard Arcade.

Gallery

The Theatre of Robert Anton

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Explore extraordinary miniature mannequins, props and drawings from a little-known artist of 70's New York.

Previews & Talks

Exhibition Preview: The Theatre of Robert Anton

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Enjoy a drink at the bar, a talk from the exhibition curator and immerse yourself in this surrealist world

Previews & Talks

Perspective Tour with Dr Oliver Walton

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
In these tours we invite experts in connected fields to bring their unique perspectives to Borderlines.

Special Events

The Edge: After Hours

An evening of live music, arts workshops, film screenings, exhibition tours and drinks

Previews & Talks

Perspective Tour with Dr Emma Carmel

The Edge
In these tours we invite experts in connected fields to bring their unique perspectives to Borderlines.

Film

Film Screening: Episode of the Sea

- Weston StudioAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Follow the fortunes of the Urk (Dutch) fishing community: from the large-scale land works to their current struggles within the EU and global market place.

Special Events

A Walk for Truth and Reconciliation with Richard White

The Edge
Exploring frontiers, limits, time and where ‘here’ might be.

Film

Film Screening: Episode of the Sea

- Weston StudioAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Follow the fortunes of the Urk (Dutch) fishing community: from the large-scale land works to their current struggles within the EU and global market place.

Previews & Talks

Perspective Tour with Dr Aurelien Mondon

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
In these tours we invite experts in connected fields to bring their unique perspectives to Borderlines.

Previews & Talks

In Conversation with Willie Doherty

Weston Studio
A lively discussion inspired by the work of Willie Doherty with the artist himself, Dr Nicholas Startin and Dr Sophie Whiting of the University of Bath.

Theatre

Claustrophobia

- Weston Studio
A minimalist, haunting psychological thriller punctuated with moments of humour and tenderness.

Family

Family Takeover

- The FoyerAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Visual Arts

Borderlines

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
An exhibition that gives form to the conceptual, geo-political, economic and cultural impacts of borders.

Visual Arts

EAC Free Pizza Craftathon

Arts Cafe
Come and Join us for an adrenaline pumping Craftathon with free pizza and drinks!

Edge Arts Community

Open Mic Night

Arts Cafe

Arts Scholar Showcase

Platform

The Edge
Join us for a wonderful and unique evening showcasing the impressive artistic talents of University of Bath students.

Film

Acting to Camera Workshop

Weston Studio
Learn how to develop your ability to act on camera and film as well as gaining behind the scenes insight into what it's like to be on a film set.

Visual Arts

EAC Landscape Collage Activity

Arts Cafe
Join us for a fun and informal crafting session where you can collage your own landscape and enjoy a glass of complimentary wine.

Family

Looking With Clay

- Art Studio

Visual Arts

Emma Hart : BANGER

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Emma Hart makes work about the routines and spaces of everyday life.

Fortnightly Activities

Family Takeover

- The FoyerAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Visual Arts

EAC Zine Making Workshop

Arts Cafe
We will have tables full of art materials and interesting zines for inspiration, chill music to listen to and a free glass of wine.

Student Programme

EAC Christmas Open Mic Night

Arts Cafe
EAC Christmas Open Mic night

Unintended Consequences

Artist Talk

Weston Studio

Wayne Parsons Dance: Double Bill

Meeting & Vestige

Weston Studio

Lila Dance Company

The Hotel Experience

Weston Studio

Student Programme

Salsa Workshop with Salsa Soc & EAC

Music Studio
A FREE Salsa & Bachata dance workshop

Half-Term Creative Family Workshops

Costume Making with Let's Make Art

Art Studio

Student Programme

EAC Halloween Workshop

Weston Studio
Come and get your Halloween makeup done before celebrations in the evening. The event is FREE to members of the Edge Arts Community but places are limited so please BOOK NOW.

Family

Mirror Pillar

- Weston Studio

Performance

User Not Found

Arts Cafe

A selection of short films from Bath students

BUFF: Student Film Screenings

Weston Studio

Award-winning, Bath-based film director

Our Night by Keith Wilhelm Kopp - BUFF Film Screening

Weston Studio

An exclusive behind-the-scenes insight

BUFF: Talk from Graham Roberts on Solo: A Star Wars Story

Weston Studio

Starring Academy Award Winner Natalie Portman

Black Swan - BUFF Film screening

Weston Studio

Led by Lisa Hamilton-Jones

BUFF: Acting for Camera Workshop

Weston Studio

Family

Family Takeover

- Resource Room
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Visual Arts

The Fantastical Multimedia Pop-up Project

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Three amazing zones of Virtual Reality, interactive games and exhibits, all exploring the intersection between arts, digital and science.

Talk

Lunchtime Artist in Conversation: Uriel Orlow

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
A lively discussion with artist Uriel Orlow and University of Bath academic researcher in Pharmacy & Pharmacology, Dr Sarah Bailey

Dance

Solo for Two

- Weston Studio

Family

Whoosh!

The Edge

Gallery

Collected Shadows

- Gallery 1Gallery 2

Visual Arts

Uriel Orlow: Imbizo Ka Mafavuke / Mafavuke’s Tribunal

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
An installation that looks to the botanical world as a stage for politics at large through film and sound work.

Family

MAKE

Art Studio

Family

MAKE

Art Studio

Performance

David

Weston Studio

Gallery

Smithson Snapshots

- Gallery 2

Gallery

Harvest

- Garden Terrace

Gallery

The Brutalist Playground

- Gallery 1

Family

National Playday

Gallery 1

Gallery

Gang Days

- Gallery 2

Gallery

Opening Weekend Walking Tours

- Gallery 1

Special Events

Treaty of Rome

- Art Studio

Special Events

Chair Making

- Gallery 1

Gallery

Images of Research 2017

- Gallery 2

Special Events

Pottery Workshops

- Gallery 1

Gallery

Market Factory

- Gallery 1

Gallery

Kiln House

- Gallery 1

Gallery

The Know Show

- Gallery 1Gallery 2

Gallery

The Bath Field Kitchen

- Gallery 1

Gallery

Lunchtime Artist Talks

- Gallery 1

Family

The Gingerbread Man

Weston Studio

Gallery

Know-How

- Gallery 1Gallery 2

Gallery

Know-How

- Gallery 1Gallery 2

World Premiere Performance by Grace Schwindt

Magician's Box

Gallery 1

Performance

Kaash

- Edge Theatre

Grace Schwindt

Only a Free Individual Can Create a Free Society

- Gallery 1

Family

Windibops

Weston Studio

Gallery

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- Gallery 1

Gallery

Picture In The Paper

- Main Stairwell