What's on

Sat 6 June 2015 - Fri 31 March 2017
Polyphonic Futures is a participatory research project that investigates the potential of silk in... more
Tue 14 February 2017 - Sun 19 March 2017
Curator Warren Harper and artist James Ravinet have been selected for a research programme in Japan... more
Tunnel entrance in mountain
Sat 1 October 2016 - Mon 1 January 2018
Arts Catalyst hosts this artist-led research project by Fiona Crisp, who is using non-documentary... more
James Acord | Lise Autogena | Nick Crowe & Ian Rawlinson | Dave Griffiths | Erika Kobayashi | David Mabb | Cécile Massart | Yelena Popova | Susan Schuppli | Thomson & Craighead | Suzanne Treister | Andy Weir | Ken + Julia Yonetani | Erich Berger and Mari Keto | Shuji Akagi | Don’t Follow the Wind | Isao Hashimoto | Shimpei Takeda | Robert Williams | Bryan McGovern Wilson | Eva and Franco Mattes
Bildmuseet, Umeå Arts Campus, photo by Johan Gunséus, 2012
Sun 2 October 2016 - Sun 16 April 2017
An exhibition of contemporary art in the nuclear Anthropocene exploring the complexity of knowledge... more


Graveyard of Lost Species, YoHa and Critical Art Ensemble, 2015, photograph Simon Fowler
Tue 7 July 2015 - Mon 23 July 2018
An ambitious collaborative project and public monument by artists YoHa and Critical Art Ensemble in... more
Tue 17 May 2016 - Mon 17 April 2017
A curatorial research project led by Ele Carpenter, associate curator at Arts Catalyst, in... more
Centre for Research Architecture at Goldsmiths College, University of London, 2016
Sun 1 May 2016 - Mon 31 December 2018
Arts Catalyst announces Everyday Urbanism: Architecture as Social Process, a multi-year research... more

projects From the archive

Mirror Dome Room at the Pepsi Pavilion, at Expo ’70, Osaka Japan, Photo Shunk-Kender
Thu 22 September 2016 - Sat 31 December 2016
Arts Catalyst presents 9 Evenings: Theatre and Engineering Revisited 1966/2016, including a night... more
Thu 30 July 2015 - Sun 30 August 2015
A new commission by Ariel Guzik for Edinburgh Art Festival 2015. ‘Holoturian’ is an underwater... more
Sat 6 December 2014 - Sun 1 March 2015
Ice Lab presents some of the most innovative and progressive examples of contemporary architecture... more
Sat 21 June 2014 - Fri 1 August 2014
The spectacular SEFT-1 is a road and rail vehicle created by Mexican artists and brothers Ivan Puig... more
HeHe | Helen Evans
Thu 13 June 2013 - Sun 15 September 2013
Fracking Futures - a spectacular artwork and mini-disaster by the Paris-based artist duo Hehe, (... more

Recent Projects & Events

Take Stone Monuments Twice, Kota Takeuchi
Sat 16 July 2016
Artist Kota Takeuchi in conversation with curator and writer Eiko Honda chaired by artist Kaori... more
Nick Crowe and Ian Rawlinson, Courageous, 2016
Fri 17 June 2016 - Sat 13 August 2016
Material Nuclear Culture is an exhibition exploring the material traces and cultural legacy of... more
Arts Catalyst Centre for Art, Science and Technology, 2016
Thu 2 June 2016 - Fri 24 June 2016
Arts Catalyst announces Everyday Urbanism: Architecture as Social Process, a three year research... more
Andy Freeman, Citizen Science Workshop, Notes from the Field, 2016
Sat 27 February 2016
Artist and technologist Andy Freeman has been invited to contribute to Notes from the Field:... more
Fernando García-Dory, Bionic Sheep, 2006
Thu 18 February 2016
Artist, Fernando García-Dory, has been invited to contribute to Notes from the Field: Commoning... more
Sat 6 February 2016
For every technological era, there are sub-cultures that resist the flow and whose critical... more