January 2011 Newsletter

New Exhibition


Gerard Byrne 

Case Study: Loch Ness (Some possibilities and problems), 2001-2011


14 January - 3 April 2011


Photographs, film, text and sound by the Irish artist Gerard Byrne, exploring the myth of the Loch Ness Monster.


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Towards a Gestalt Image - Loch Ness & Fact. Image courtesy the artist.

Towards a Gestalt Image - Loch Ness & Fact. Image courtesy the artist.

Exhibition Preview

Thursday 13 January:  6 - 10pm / Free


Join us for the launch of our Gerard Byrne exhibition. Starting at 6pm, Director Anthony Spira will say a few words of welcome at 7pm, followed by drinks and canapés.


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Find out more / Explore the exhibition with one of our Live Guides, every Saturday 3-5pm

In Zaire

Scratch Nights

6 January: Live Music /  Doors open 6.45pm / Free

Live music from some of the most exciting musicians in the area, including Toulouse Wolfe, Bad Body and Jonny Hill / Find out more


Sunday 16 January: Live Music /  Doors open 6.45pm / £4

A special Sunday evening of live music as Nope and In Zaire drop into MK Gallery on their UK tour / Find out more


20 January: Film Screening /  6.30pm / Free

To coincide with our exhibition, join us for a screening of Incident at Loch Ness by Werner Herzog / Watch the trailer


27 January: Film Makers Network shorts / 6.30pm / Free

In conjunction with the MK Film Network, we will be showing a selection of short films by local film makers. Send us your short film for the chance of having it screened! / Find out more

Project Space

Inter-Action MK: Opening Doors - from hurt to hope

6 - 30 January 2011


Opening Doors - from hurt to hope is an art project organised by Inter-Action MK aimed at raising awareness about Domestic Abuse.


A group of teenage girls working with the MK Youth Offending Team have created the doors that reflect their thoughts and responses during a series of workshops looking at what makes a Healthy Relationship.


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Family Programme

26 February: Family Day /  12noon - 3pm / Free

Bring all the family along for an afternoon of activities, music, arts and crafts, all inspired by our forthcoming exhibition.


Every Saturday during exhibitions: Art Trolley / 11am - 1pm / Free

Drop in and enjoy our free art sessions for families, which offer you creative and enjoyable ways to enjoy our exhibition.

Family Advisory Session

We are establishing an advisory group to support the planning and development of our Family Programme. We'd love to hear from all types of families and welcome your feedback at a series of quarterly sessions.


Join us at our first session on Saturday 29th January from 11am - 12pm when you will have an opportunity to work directly with our Learning Team and feed in ideas for our future programme.


For further information please contact Victoria Mayes.

Join Our Team

We are currently recruiting for interns to join our Learning and Administration departments. Both positions are 2-3 days a week for a period of 12-16 weeks.


This a great opportunity for those interested in developing a career in the arts and looking to gain more experience in the sector.


Find out more

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