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Milton Keynes Gallery

Milton Keynes Gallery is a nationally and internationally renowned visual arts gallery presenting innovative exhibitions of visual arts in all media with an associated education and outreach work.

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £400,000
  • 2013-2014: £400,000
  • 2014-2015: £400,000

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The Future City Debate: Mobility and Infrastructure

Presented by the Fred Roche Foundation Thursday 17 April 2014 Speakers: John Miles, David Marron A series of talks with the aim to stimulate creative discussion and debate around subjects that are vital to the growth and vitality of Milton Keynes. This talk focused on advanced transport systems and the impact on city form with a view to building sound foundations and implementing a long term infrastructure strategy for Milton Keynes.

An English National Ballet Dance Response to Peter Dreher's Work

Friday 18 October 2013 A unique pre-performance dance event at MK Gallery, performed by members of English National Ballet (ENB) in response to the work of German artist Peter Dreher. Film by Miles Umney

The Future City Debate: City Visions

The Future City Debate: City Visions Presented by the Fred Roche Foundation Thursday 8 May 2014 In December 2013, to complement the Future City exhibition, MK Gallery held two Pecha Kucha style talks that explored both the history of Milton Keynes and it's possible future. What Does our Future Look Like? brought together several key figures from a variety of sectors to present their personal visions for Milton Keynes in under five minutes. The attending audiences were then asked to vote for their favourites. This event brought together the three selected speakers - Julia Upton, Prof. Gerd Kortuem and Linda Inoki - to expand upon their 'city vision'.

The Future City Debate: Priming The Local Economy

Thursday 22 May 2014 Speakers: Andrew Carter, Deputy Chief Executive, Centre for Cities; and Geoff Snelson, Director of Strategy, MK Council A series of talks presented by the Fred Roche Foundation that aim to stimulate creative discussion and debate around subjects that are vital to the growth and vitality of Milton Keynes. This talk addressed how we prepare for growth in the future, and a diverse and prosperous local economy that embraces enterprise and forward thinking ideas.

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Melanie Smith In Conversation

April 2014: Current exhibitor Melanie Smith discusses her practice with writer, curator and lecturer, Professor Dawn Ades. Filmmaker: Luke Williams, in association with Open Arts Archive.

Melanie Smith: Exhibition

Melanie Smith talks about her first UK survey exhibition at MK Gallery. Born in the UK, Melanie Smith moved to Mexico 25 years ago and has become one of their most celebrated contemporary artists. Her first UK survey exhibition includes film, photography, painting and sculpture. It features the prėmiere of a new film, Fordlandia (2014), shot in an abandoned city and rubber plantation built in the Amazon in the 1920s by Henry Ford. (film/edit: Edward Lucas)

Olivia Plender / Exhibition

http://goo.gl/AXSN1 British artist Olivia Plender (b.1977) talks about her current exhibition at MK Gallery. Through sculpture, embroidery, posters, board games and architectural models the show explores how attitudes towards mass education have evolved over time.

New Art MK / Exhibition

Exhibition New Art MK Eight Artists From Milton Keynes 8 July -- 18 September 2011 This summer MK Gallery presents an exciting group exhibition by eight emerging artists from Milton Keynes, who work in a range of media including photography, drawing, painting and cross-stitching. Find out more www.mkgallery.org

Gareth Jones / Exhibition

Artist Gareth Jones talks about his latest exhibition at MK Gallery, which explores the social and cultural landscape of Milton Keynes in the 1970s. 15 April - 26 June 2011. Find out more www.mkgallery.org

Gerard Byrne / Exhibition

Artist Gerard Byrne talks about his exhibition 'Case Study: Loch Ness (Some possibilities and problems), 2001-2011' at MK Gallery, Milton Keynes, from 14 January - 3 April 2011. Find out more www.mkgallery.org

Gerard Byrne / Time Lapse

MK Gallery 14 January - 3 April 2011 Irish artist Gerard Byrne's first major solo show in the UK presents the culmination of ten years of research around the Loch Ness Monster. Including photography, film, text, sound and archival material. Find out more www.mkgallery.org

MK Forty Tower / Public Sculpture / Part 1

MK Forty Tower is commissioned by Milton Keynes Gallery from dRMM Architects to mark the 40th anniversary of Milton Keynes.

MK Forty Tower / Public Sculpture / Part 1

MK Forty Tower is commissioned by Milton Keynes Gallery from dRMM Architects to mark the 40th anniversary of Milton Keynes. The MK Forty Tower is sited immediately in front of the gallery and visitors are invited to climb the 19 metre timber tower to take in the panoramic views of the city and the landscape beyond

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