Celebrate our cultural and physical connections to the sea with artists, writers, historians and scientists at the ‘Sounding the Sea’ symposium, part of Hull UK City of Culture. Ferens Art Gallery and the University of Hull 15 & 16 June 2017. Join leading authors China Mie´ville and Philip Hoare, artists Alec Finlay, Bik Van der Pol and Mariele Neudecker, marine biologists and ocean campaigners; Professor Alex Rogers (University of Oxford), Dr Magnus Johnson (University of Hull) and Jo Ruxton (Film Producer, Plastic Oceans) for thought provoking talks, workshops, performances and film screenings. Organised by Invisible Dust with Steven Bode, the symposium includes curator tours of our exhibitions Offshore: artists explore the sea at Ferens Art Gallery and Hull Maritime Museum and Somewhere Becoming Sea at Humber Street Gallery.
Two-day ticket - £45.00, concessions £20.00. This covers all events happening across the two days. A one-day ticket for the Friday only is also available: £25.00, concessions £10.
Hull Ferens Art Gallery & University of Hull East Yorkshire HU1 3RA
Thursday 15 Jun 2017 and Friday 16 Jun 2017