British Art Show 8

24 June – 4 September 2016

The British Art Show is a touring exhibition that provides a vital overview of the most exciting contemporary art produced in this country. This year, it tours the work of over 40 artists to four cities across the UK.

British Art Show 8 took place across two venues in Norwich in summer 2016: Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery and Norwich University of the Arts. 

In addition BAS8 Norwich’s offsite venue at The Forum exhibits Ahmet Öğüt (with Goshka Macuga).

Norwich University of the Arts

St George’s Building, Norwich University of the Arts

East Gallery Artists: Nicolas DeshayesYuri PattisonMagali Reus

St George’s Building Artists: Lawrence Abu HamdanCaroline AchaintreJohn Akomfrah & Trevor MathisonAaron AngellBenedict DrewMartino GamperRyan GanderMelanie GilliganAnthea HamiltonAhmet Öğüt (with Susan Hiller)Charlotte ProdgerLaure ProuvostJames RichardsEileen Simpson & Ben WhitePatrick StaffImogen Stidworthy, Jessica WarboysStuart Whipps

East Gallery, Norwich University of the Arts, Cavendish House, St Andrews Street, Norwich, NR2 4AE

St George’s Building, Norwich University of the Arts, St Georges Street, Norwich, NR3 1BB

The exhibition will be in the Norwich University of the Arts St George’s Building, accessed from St Georges Street in central Norwich, and the new East Gallery.

Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery


Artists: ÅbäkePablo BronsteinAdam Broomberg & Oliver ChanarinAndrea BüttnerAlexandre da CunhaSimon FujiwaraWill HolderAlan KaneMikhail KarikisLinderRachel MacleanAhmet Öğüt (with Liam Gillick)Ciara PhillipsDaniel SinselCally SpoonerHayley TompkinsBedwyr WilliamsJesse WineLynette Yiadom-Boakye

The gallery is located in historic Norwich Castle, originally built as a Royal Palace and found on Castle Mound in central Norwich.

Tel: 01603 493625 Email: Twitter: @NorwichCastle

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Castle Hill, Norwich, NR1 3JU