Past Events & Exhibitions


Bureau works internationally with represented and invited artists at varying career stages to provide a platform and context for dynamic and innovative contemporary visual practice. The gallery premieres and commissions new work across a variety of media and presentation formats, both on and off site. Bureau’s exhibition programme is complemented by screenings, talks and performance events, alongside international collaborations, exchange and residency projects. The gallery further supports artists’ practice through publishing initiatives, and participation in art fairs.

The archive below lists all previous exhibitions and events.


Events & Exhibitions

Cultural Partnership with Contemporary Art Society

Bureau is working in partnership with Contemporary Art Society, North West, the new membership scheme for collectors launched in Autumn 2009.
01 September 2009 to 31 December 2009

Bureau Artists' Latest News...

Dave Griffiths exhibiting at g39, Cardiff; Mit Senoj shortlisted for prestigious Jerwood Drawing Prize...
01 September 2009 to 29 October 2009

Bureau has relocated

Bureau is no longer based at Islington Mill, Salford. More details on new city centre premises coming soon....
01 September 2009 to 01 October 2009

'Trade City' - Olaf Breuning

Bureau presents work by Olaf Breuning as part of 'Trade City' at CHIPS Building, New Islington, Manchester. Organised as part of Contemporary Art Manchester (CAM) in conjunction with Manchester International Festival (MIF 09).

04 July 2009 to 19 July 2009

News... 'Between Tracks', St Gallen.... 'Outcasting'....

01 May 2009 to 11 June 2009

Artist Interventions Into The Market Economy

Click here to downloadArtist Interventions - READER #01 -
Bureau hosts the first 'derive' event; a new series of monthly gatherings for artists who see research as a crucial part of the continuous development of their practice. Initiated by artist Tom Watson.
22 February 2009 (15:00 - 17:30)

'Here' - Jim Hollands

Bureau presents Here by Jim Hollands; a hallucinogenic dissolution between the screen and the viewer forming a radical new art agenda for the 21st century.
03 December 2008 to 31 January 2009

Latest News...

Bureau is pleased to announce that they are now representing Tim Machin. Click on 'more' for the latest news on our artists...
10 September 2008 to 30 November 2008

News... 'The Golden Record - Sounds of Earth'

Bureau artists Jacob Cartwright, Dave Griffiths and Tim Machin are participating in 'The Golden Record - Sounds of Earth' at Collective Gallery, Edinburgh.
01 August 2008 to 13 September 2008

Timlin Live

As part of 'Swap/Vaihto' Bureau presents 'Timlin Live'. Sound artist and performer Marko Timlin (Helsinki, Finland) invites you to a unique listening experience.
16 July 2008 (22:00 - 00:00)