Return to The Island

Return to The Island

Residence is pleased to announce our arrival in a new, albeit temporary, home: CID Studios at The Island. We have a lovely office here without which we would have been really stuck so thanks to Dina from ArtspaceLifespace for making it all happen. If you want to find out more about all the great stuff … Continue reading

A Decade With Mars – Kids!

A Decade With Mars – Kids!

Residence artists Ella Good & Nicki Kent are in Hull this week, at the beginning of a tour to launch A Decade With Mars. It’s a long term community project about space, time, and the future. In each city they visit, they’ll be launching a weather balloon with a camera attached, to publicly launch the … Continue reading

SOLO SHOWCASE 19th and 20th March 2015

SOLO SHOWCASE 19th and 20th March 2015

  SOLO SHOWCASE presents 4 premieres of new Contemporary Performance from Bristol-based artists Thurs 19 & Fri 20 March 2015 The Trinity Centre Doors from 7.30pm | Show 8pm Two evenings, 4 premieres. #SOLOforum @SOLOforum BOOK YOUR TICKET ••••••••••••••••••••••• Thursday evening ••••••••••••••••••••••• Rabbit Performance by Alessandro Marzotto Levy Fear and the unknown can be paralysing. Can we … Continue reading

Losing the Milk Bar…

(image courtesy of ex-Hideaway guests and long term Residence friends Low Profile) Residence has now been given the sad news that we were not successful in our bid to take on the lease at our building in St Nicholas Street. Its disappointing news, but it is not devastating, we are undeterred! We have been blown … Continue reading

An Open Letter to Bristol

Dear Bristol City Council, Since 2009, Residence, a Community Interest Company supporting performing artists in Bristol, has made its home in 11 St Nicholas Street. Residence holds the license to the building under Bristol City Council’s Capacity scheme, a pioneering arrangement which recognised the potential for cultural regeneration that artists bring, allowing artists to make … Continue reading