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Protest Poster Workshop

Create a series of two-colour posters using a vintage Risograph machine. Combine collaged source material with marker pens and stencils to create your template. Workshop leaders will also discuss legal ways of sharing your posters with the wider public and shouting your subversive message to the world!

Sound Walks

Starting in the gardens/entrance of St Sidwell’s Community Centre, artist Laura Denning leads a tangled tour of the area, and finishing at TOPOS, where participants can view the ‘CANTEEN’ show at their leisure.

Advice Pavilion

A small pod-like pavilion, covered in life advice gathered from residents and community hubs in and around St. James. It’s a monument to the wisdom of our neighbours, a celebration of what we all have to offer each other.

Sound Walks

Starting in the gardens/entrance of St Sidwell’s Community Centre, artist Laura Denning leads a tangled tour of the area, and finishing at TOPOS, where participants can view the ‘CANTEEN’ show at their leisure.

Build your own solar phone charger

Ever wondered just what goes on inside a solar panel? Ready to take clean energy into your own hands? Stumped by watts, amps and volts? This full day workshop goes back to basics, to take you from zero to hand-made solar panel – with the future of energy explored along the way. All materials are included and no previous experience is required.

AWEsome Art Fair

Art Week Exeter celebrates a broad ecology of arts across the city. Here’s your chance to get a look at it all in one place! You’ll hopefully have already enjoyed the past six months’ worth of exhibitions at this venue, now for the crowning show...

Sound Walks

Starting in the gardens/entrance of St Sidwell’s Community Centre, artist Laura Denning leads a tangled tour of the area, and finishing at TOPOS, where participants can view the ‘CANTEEN’ show at their leisure.

ARRAY

Our energy system is the beating heart of civilization and the unseen web that binds us all together. It is changing fast, in ways that will affect all of us: but many people find energy dull and boring. Artists have always played a part in revolutions, but what are they doing now? In this talk we’ll explore how artists are pioneering ways to help us better connect to our energy system.

Collective

A group exhibition of new work from students on Plymouth University's MA Contemporary Art Practice course, showcasing a variety of mediums and artistic practice.

Galleries R Us

Over the course of AWE, Preston Street Union will roam the streets of Exeter, constructing their temporary artspace at various points of interest and activity, then taking it down and moving on.

Creative Hub Social

Want to indulge in a spot of creative networking? Get yourself down to the bar at Exeter Phoenix for a complimentary drink and catch up with the Art Week Exeter crowd.

We Are Fans: Zine Workshop

Join artists Pineapple Falls and Beth Emily Richards in making your own zine! Taking inspiration from ’90s fanzine culture, they’ll be collaging, drawing, and photocopying to create your own zine to take away and share. All materials provided.

We Built This City

We Built This City is constructed from cells, personal units; many have been made through workshops with young and vulnerable people, each one a considered study of what we call 'home'. The project is purposely engaging with people from very different walks of life, to bring a valuable sharing of perspectives.

Minecraft my home

Create giant virtual sculptures. Turn homes into castles. Subvert urban design: cover it with flowers. Pave the streets with gold. St Loye is the patron of miners and goldsmiths, so we created St Loyes in Minecraft… Come and play!

Alright Mate?

Writer Cally Hayes and artist Hugh McCann have collaborated to create an art installation that gets you talking about male mental health in an easy and accessible way. Using both audio and visual mediums, join us in the conversation.

Another Spring

Curated by art historian, critic and curator Dr Jean Wainwright, Another Spring brings together work by a group of internationally recognised artists. It reflects on current trends and broader developments of nationalist impulses in Western society.