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Meditation Sessions

Every Tuesday from 30 September 12.30pm to 1.15pm

De-stress at a lunchtime meditation session in our Studio led by Bradford Meditation Centre. Feel free to stay on to see the exhibition Composure and enjoy complimentary refreshments.

You are welcome to attend all weekly sessions or just come along to one or more.

Please note there is no session on Tuesday 4 November.

Free event.
Booking advised.

Café Artistique with Gerry Fialka

Thursday 25 September 2008, 6pm to 7.30pm

An amazing opportunity to hear Los Angeles-based Gerry Fialka, Director of the PXL THIS film festival, introduce a screening of artist films made using the legendary Fisher-Price PXL 2000 toy video camera.

FREE event.
Booking essential.

Artist Talk: Katy Woods

Saturday 4 October 2008, 2pm to 3pm

Have your say as Katy Woods talks about the making of her film Twin Piers, Whitby featured in the exhibition Composure, with plenty of time for your questions.

FREE event.

Time for Tea

Tuesday 14 October, 11.30am to 1.30pm

Come and join us for a Gallery tour and introduction to the exhibition.

Specially for over 55’s.

FREE. Drop in.

Yorkshire Photography Network

Thursday 16 October, 6.00pm to 7.30pm

Get chatting at the first of our regular meetings of the new Yorkshire Photography Network in association with Redeye and Fabric. Meet other photographers and swap feedback in a friendly setting. Greg Hobson, Curator of Photography at the National Media Museum, will give a talk followed by refreshments.

Booking essential.

Slung Low presents: Small Worlds

Wednesday 24 to Sunday 28 September in the Studio

Small Worlds is an interactive installation combining live performance, music and digital projection that takes you on your own personal journey through a series of self-contained sensory rooms. Uncover the mysteries surrounding coincidence, the universe, and worlds within worlds! Small Worlds is for young audiences aged 12 to 18 years old, but will be enjoyed by all ages.
For booking details and more information, go to or email

In association with Fuse Theatre (previously Merseyside Young People’s Theatre) and Liverpool, European Capital of Culture 2008.



Calling all aspiring film makers!

Join film maker Sarabjit Kohli to make your own single-shot short film. Using the exhibition Composure as inspiration, you’ll film, edit and add sound, using state of the art equipment from Lumen.

Workshop dates and times

Tuesday 28 October - 12pm noon to 3pm
Wednesday 29 October - 12pm noon to 3pm
Thursday 30 October - 12pm noon to 3pm

Invite your friends and family to view the screenings at the end of the workshop, screenings 3.30pm to 4pm on each day.

Booking essential
£10 per place (max 12 places available).

Drawing with Light Workshop

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 October , 12pm noon to 3pm

Create your own shadows and shapes using projections and explore what happens when you draw with light at our fun workshop.

Workshop takes place in the Studio.

Part of the Big Draw Weekend.

Drop in.

The Bradford Big Picture Hunt

Opens Saturday 27 September 2008, closes midday Monday 20 October 2008

Go on a treasure hunt with a difference. Using your mobile or digital camera, you'll help to explore hidden Bradford by following our clues, creating your own photographic responses and uploading them on our Flickr group site.

Will you impress the judges - Simon Waites, Assistant Editor (Pictures), Telegraph and Argus; Andy Wade, Multi-Media Manager at Orange UK and Sarah Read, Acting Director of Impressions Gallery - and win a prize?

First Impressions Fun Day

Saturday 25 October, 12pm noon to 5pm

It's our first birthday in our new home in Bradford - we'd like you to join our party!

Join in the fun
with a day of party celebrations for everyone, including storytelling by Alec Williams, an interactive 'Gallery of the Future' activity, birthday cake and the announcement of the Bradford Big Picture Hunt lucky prizewinners.

FREE event.
Drop in.

Artist Talk: Joy Gregory

Saturday 1 November 2008, 2pm to 3pm

Don't miss Joy Gregory at this special Artist Talk. Presented by Redeye in association with Impressions Gallery.

Tickets £3 payable on the door.