13 November 2016—8 April 2018
EXHIBITION: Produced in collaboration with members of the Somali community, this new display at M Shed explores the experiences of Somalis living in Bristol today.
22 July 2017—10 June 2018
EXHIBITION: Studio pottery is not just a load of brown pots! See 50 pieces from the collection including work by Lucy Rie, Bernard Leach, Hans Coper, Ruth Duckworth and more.
30 September 2017—31 August 2018
EXHIBITION: We asked 27 people to choose one piece from the British Empire & Commonwealth collection and discuss the legacy of Empire and the post-colonial experience.
14 October 2017—15 April 2018
EXHIBITION: This exhibition tells the story of The Guild of the Brave Poor Things in Old Market – thought to be the UK’s first purpose-built for disabled people in 1913. Part of the History of Place project.
21 October 2017—8 April 2018
EXHIBITION: From frozen wastelands and peculiar species, to tropical paradises and fascinating animal behaviour; this year’s selection is a call to action – a plea to band together and protect our fragile planet.
3 January—30 December 2018
TOUR: Join a tour of M Shed’s collection stores and encounter treasures from the city’s industrial and maritime past.