Events

  • Venice Agendas 2017: The Contract

    Launching the programme of events for Venice Agendas 2017, The Contract exhibition brings together artworks that explore the idea of the contract from different perspectives: the contract between artist and audience, artist and institution, nation states, and the individual and society at large.

    3 May 2017, 6:00 PM - 26 May 2017, 5:00 PM

  • How to Create Magic: An Artist’s View

    DACS and our artists are teaming up with D&AD for this year's D&AD Festival, which will take place from 25-27 April in London. As part of the conference, we invite you to join our special panel fringe event at DACS.

    26 April 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Chasing the spectres of culture through artists’ archives and mythology

    Join us for a free cultural safari of the architectural and oral histories of Hull, with Richard Parry and Mark Waugh. Organised by DACS Foundation and part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017.

    23 March 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • An artist’s guide to copyright

    Book now for our free workshop in Hull and find out everything you need to know as an artist about copyright and royalties. Programmed as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017.

    23 March 2017, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Art Talks: Dr Loretta Würtenberger and Melanie Gerlis

    Join Dr Loretta Würtenberger and Melanie Gerlis for a reading and discussion about The Artist’s Estate: A Handbook for Artists, Executors, and Heirs. Programmed by DACS Foundation.

    16 March 2017, 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM

  • #AnotherGallery Selfie Workshop with Wright & Vandame

    Join artist duo, Wright & Vandame, for an interactive walking tour of galleries in east London, starting at #AnotherGallery, curated by students from Central Saint Martins at DACS.

    2 March 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

  • #AnotherGallery

    Curated by students from Central Saint Martins in collaboration with DACS, #AnotherGallery is an exhibition exploring the changing dynamic of public interaction with museums and galleries on social media.

    24 February 2017, 10:00 AM - 3 March 2017, 5:00 PM

  • Venice Agendas @ DACS

    The first in a series of free public debates and performances programmed by Venice Agendas across the UK this November. The event featured the panel discussion 'Crossing Boundaries: The Right to Speak', followed by a reading from artist Katrina Palmer.

    11 November 2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Art Talks: Dazeley

    As part of our series of DACS Foundation artist talks, photographer Peter Dazeley will present his latest book, Unseen London, in a free illustrated talk at DACS, on Thursday 22 October 2015.

    22 October 2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

  • The Art of Self-Promotion in the Digital Age

    Following our Annual General Meeting on Saturday 19 September, we hosted a panel discussion to explore how artists use the digital space to promote and sell their work.

    19 September 2015, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM