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Transforming lives through active participation in arts and film including exhibitions, films and wide-ranging education and creative activities.

Here, There and Everywhere

FORMAT Presents: Here, There and Everywhere

Artists: Anthony Bila (South Africa), Uzoma Chidumaga Orji (Nigeria), Sipho Gongxeka (South Africa)  The artists in this exhibition were selected via a pan-

From 17th May 2021 - 05th Sep 2021
FORMAT 21

FORMAT21 Online

Use our large touchscreen display to visit FORMAT21 Online. Explore exhibitions from over 160 international artists and a selection of the 40,000 images

From 17th May 2021 - 05th Sep 2021
Artist Opportunities

Take a look at our Artist Opportunities page to view the open calls and opportunities we currently have for artists.

Famous Internet Sites

FORMAT Presents: Famous Internet Sites

Open: Wednesday - Sunday 12.00pm – 4.00pm The term ‘online sensation’ has become a universal saying that has been used in almost every aspect of our lives in

From 19th May 2021 - 05th Sep 2021
Black Country Dada

FORMAT Presents: Black Country Dada 1969 – 1990 by Brian Griffin

Open: Wednesday - Sunday 12.00pm – 4.00pm Brian Griffin is one of Britain’s most influential portrait photographers. He achieved early recognition in the 1970s

From 19th May 2021 - 05th Sep 2021
Roblox Game Making Competition

Roblox Game Making Competition

Calling all Roblox game designers! As part of Robot Day 2021, QUAD and the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) invite you to submit existing or new

From 09th Aug 2021 - 06th Nov 2021
Citizens of Robot World Open Call

Citizens of Robot World Open Call

QUAD and the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) invite you to become Citizens of Robot World for Robot Day 2021. This open call is available to

From 09th Aug 2021 - 06th Nov 2021
Sipho Gongxeka

FORMAT PhotoForum: In Conversation with Sipho Gongxeka

FORMAT Producer, Debbie Cooper and FORMAT Coordinator Niamh Treacy will be in conversation with artist Sipho Gongxeka discussing his practice and long term

17th Aug 2021
Uzoma Chidumaga Orji

PhotoForum: In Conversation with Uzoma Chidumaga Orji

FORMAT Producer, Debbie Cooper and FORMAT Coordinator, Niamh Treacy will be in conversation with artist Uzoma Chidumaga Orji, discussing his work Welcome to

31st Aug 2021
Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley - Haunting Alongside Our Shadows

Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley: Haunting Alongside Our Shadows

Open: Wednesday - Sunday 12.00pm – 4.00pm Private View and Exhibition Launch: Friday 24 September 2021 at 6pm Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley is an artist and game

From 25th Sep 2021 - 09th Jan 2022
Photoforum Book Club

PhotoForum: Bookclub

FORMAT Photo Book Club invites you to share with us the photo books that you love. We want to know: What are the photo books that you go back to time and time

26th Oct 2021