Bearpit Outdoor Gallery Exhibition

Bearpit Outdoor Gallery Exhibition

Opening night- 6- 9pm on the 9th August Open every day 12-5pm Saturday August 10th to Sunday August 18th Whatever else people think of the Bearpit, before the recent council take-back it had grown into a space covered in art, and a part of the visual culture of the...
Who Killed the Bearpit?

Who Killed the Bearpit?

At the end of last week the occupants of the Bearpit were suddenly evicted, and the whole space fenced off. We at the Peoples Republic of Stokes Croft were as surprised as anyone. Maybe more so, as Bristol City Council had signed documents with us, including...
Reading the Streets / Writing the Streets – School of Activism

Reading the Streets / Writing the Streets – School of Activism

As we all walk, cycle and drive around our city we’re often so adsorbed in what’s on the radio, what we need to to during the coming day, or just feeling the consequences of the night before, the messages and images that fill our city can pass by without...
Roller Slogans – School of Activism

Roller Slogans – School of Activism

Join us for a free drop-in session, any time between 17:30 & 18:30, and get some tips and tricks for painting big lettering with just a roller and some paint. Paint some BIG words on our practice wall, and learn the basic skills to quickly apply lettering on...
Roller Slogans – School of Activism

Roller Slogans – School of Activism

Join us for a free drop-in session, any time between 17:30 & 18:30, and get some tips and tricks for painting big lettering with just a roller and some paint. Paint some BIG words on our practice wall, and learn the basic skills to quickly apply lettering on...