What’s On

  • Free family-friendly workshops twice a month
  • Free family-friendly workshops twice a month

    • 18th January -
      20th June, 2020
  • We run family-friendly art workshops on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month, from 11 am to 12 pm. It's free of charge, but as places are limited it's a good idea to book in advance. All materials are...
  • Dissolving Histories: An Unreliable Presence
  • Dissolving Histories: An Unreliable Presence

    • 15th February -
      25th April, 2020
  • Dissolving Histories follows the acclaimed Collective Histories of Northern Irish Art series, which was conceived to explore the unreliable nature of history. While Dissolving Histories refers to this series, its purpose is to actively investigate the notion of history itself. Co-curated...
  • Reading Round - every Friday
  • Reading Round - every Friday

    • 21st February -
      31st May, 2020
  • Our Reading Round weekly sessions return on 10th January, led by author and critic Brian McAvera, former Fellow and lector of the Royal Literary Fund. Sessions will run every Friday (with breaks on national holidays) at the Golden Thread Gallery...
  • ‘More Bad News' - Dougal McKenzie
  • ‘More Bad News' - Dougal McKenzie

    • 5th March -
      25th April, 2020
  • One red herring and one MacGuffin. MacGuffin: an object, event, or character in a film or story that serves to set and keep the plot in motion, despite usually lacking intrinsic importance. As popularised by Alfred Hitchcock. This exhibition was...
  • Abridged 0-59: Persephone Launch
  • Abridged 0-59: Persephone Launch

    • 5th March
  • Abridged presents its first issue of 2020 featuring a multitude of poets and the artwork of Megan Doherty, launching at the GTG's Late Night Art evening for March. Come and pick up a copy! Persephone’s tale churns with ambiguity. It...
  • 'The Last Picture Show' film screening
  • 'The Last Picture Show' film screening

    • 12th March
  • Part of the Imagine! Belfast Festival Classic American drama 'The Last Picture Show' is a 1971 American film directed and co-written by Peter Bogdanovich, adapted from the semi-autobiographical 1966 novel by Larry McMurtry. As with all Bogdanovich's best work, his...
  • Artist Talk: Dougal McKenzie
  • Artist Talk: Dougal McKenzie

    • 28th March
  • Artist Dougal McKenzie will give a talk about his artistic practice and his latest exhibition 'More Bad News' in the Gallery on Saturday 28th March from 2pm to 3pm, part of the Imagine! Belfast Festival 2020. As always it's free...