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Event Calendar

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Upcoming Events

There's always plenty happening at The Atkins Building, check out the events calendar below for all the upcoming events and exhibitions!




International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHoBiT) Exhibition

17 May to 23 June 2021

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHoBiT) on the 17 May marks the day that we challenge homophobic discrimination in our communities.
Visit the displays to learn more about how people identifying as LGBT+ have shaped our lives in art, literature, science, technology, sport and more.

A joint exhibition with Arts in Mind to celebrate the benefits of the arts to our mental health and wellbeing.





Arts in Mind

17 May to 23 June 2021

An exhibition to celebrate the benefits of the arts to our mental health and wellbeing. This exhibition was originally scheduled in May 2020 as part of Mental Health Awareness Week but postponed following COVID-19.

Arts in Mind is a collection of works from different groups with the aim of using art to improve Mental Health.

Arts in Mind is being shown alongside International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHoBiT exhibition





Geoff Bailey - Origins Ghosts and Shadows

12 July to 6 August 2021

Former Head of Art Geoff Bailey at Dixie Grammar School, Market Bosworth is celebrating his recent retirement from teaching with a solo exhibition exploring three themes.

ORIGINS has it’s basis in Darwin’s theory the Origin of Species looking at the evolution of mankind.

GHOSTS captures the decline of the industries that once dominated this area.

SHADOWS explores the use of light and dark throughout art history and recreating it in a contemporary setting.

Atkins Gallery is open Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00 FREE ENTRY





Earl Shilton Camera Club Exhibition 2021

23 August to 6 September

Earl Shilton Camera Club returns to Atkins Gallery with their biggest exhibition yet. This two week exhibition will showcase all of the Club members photographic pieces and competition entries with many of the prints available for purchase.

To learn more about Earl Shilton Camera Club please see http://www.earlshiltoncameraclub.org.uk/





Noel Brannan Retrospective

11 October to 12 November 2021

A celebration of the work of local artist Noel Rowan Brannan who sadly passed away in 2001.

Noel studied at the Lincoln and Leicester Schools of Art and taught art in schools and colleges across Leicestershire in the 1950s - 1970s.

Atkins Gallery is partnering with the artist's family to produce this retrospective and introduce the works of Noel Brannan to a new audience




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