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19/09/2019

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Homecoming: the influence of South Bristol on British music

A rare evening of music, film and conversation charting the sounds of the city and the influence of South Bristol on British music. Featuring: Krust, co-founder of Full Cycle Records… read more

Local issues , Music

03/09/2019

12:30 am - 1:30 pm

September INSPIRE Talk at KWMC: The Factory

Come and be inspired! We are excited to announce that we are kicking off the next series of INSPIRE Talks with artist Chloe Uden on Tuesday 3rd September at KWMC The Factory.  Chloe Uden… read more

05/02/2019

9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Colston Hall Community Consultation Day

Location: Knowle West Media Centre In April 2017 Bristol Music Trust announced its decision to reopen Colston Hall under a new name following a two-year, £48.8 million redevelopment. Colston Hall… read more

Music

07/02/2019

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Workshop: Laser Cut Valentine’s Day Gifts

Learn how to design and make a laser-cut cards and gifts for Valentine’s Day in this evening workshop at our digital manufacturing space KWMC: The Factory. During the session you’ll… read more

Training

13/02/2019

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Audio Cinema: We Can Make Chat Show

We made…a chat show! Just before Christmas local residents John Bennett and Jade Chubb joined host Makala Cheung to trial a new pilot chat show discussing how communities can meet… read more

Local issues

19/02/2019 - 20/02/2019

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Jump Into…Sound – February Half Term 2019

Location: Knowle West Media Centre Do you want to make new friends, learn new skills and have a great time with music? Come along during February half term and develop your creativity…. read more

Music , Young People (10-30)

27/02/2019

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Living, Working, Making Together: Planting & potting workshop

Location: Knowle West Media Centre The second of our Living, Working, Making Together monthly workshops will be a planting and potting hour inspired by Myah Calista’s residency. You will get the chance to learn and… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Health & Wellbeing , Local issues

09/03/2019

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Workshop: Introduction to Digital Photography

Location: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue, Bristol, BS4 1NL Delve into the world of photography and learn how to get off the ‘auto’ setting with our one-day beginners’ course…. read more

Training

16/03/2019

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Workshop: Laser Cut Jewellery (March)

Learn how to design and make items of laser-cut jewellery in this four-hour Saturday workshop at our digital manufacturing space KWMC: The Factory. During the session you’ll learn how to… read more

Training

23/03/2019

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Workshop: Advanced Photography Skills

Location: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue, Bristol, BS4 1NL Step up your skills or refresh your current knowledge of photographic processes with this practical course. Learn how to photograph… read more

Training

26/03/2019

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

The Planet Mark Start – Sustainability in business

Small meeting room, The Hub Filwood Green Business Park, Hengrove Way, Bristol BS4 1ET   We’ve all seen that the “Blue Planet effect” has made a significant difference to how consumers buy products… read more

Training

27/03/2019

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Living, Working, Making, Together: Introduction to Green Screen workshop

Location: Knowle West Media Centre The third of our Living, Working, Making Together monthly workshops will be a green-screen introduction hour inspired by Marc Blazel’s residency. Find out how a digital green screen works, what… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Film & Photography , Health & Wellbeing , Local issues , Training

22/03/2019 - 05/04/2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Creative Enterprise & Laser Cut Jewellery Making Course

Come and learn how to design, make and sell laser-cut jewellery in this free four-day course run by Knowle West Media Centre: The Factory. As well as developing digital and… read more

08/04/2019

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

GetSet for Growth – Business Finance Principles

Unit 24, KWMC: The Factory, Filwood Green Business Park, Hengrove Way, Bristol BS4 1ET   Although finance is not everyone’s favourite topic, as a business owner, it is important to have a fundamental platform of knowledge… read more

Training

10/04/2019

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Creative Wednesday: Sewing & Making Workshop

Location: KWMC: The Factory, Unit 24, Filwood Green Business Park Following the success of the Living, Working, Making Together lunchtime workshops this Spring, the ‘Creative Wednesday’ programme will continue with a… read more

24/04/2019

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Living, Working, Making, Together: Singing workshop

Location: Knowle West Media Centre The last of our Living, Working, Making Together monthly workshops will be a singing hour inspired by Brave Bold Drama‘s residency. Find out how ‘A Song for Knowle West’ was… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Health & Wellbeing , Local issues

25/04/2019

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

GetSet for Growth – Marketing Strategies for Growth

Small meeting room, The Hub Filwood Green Business Park, Hengrove Way, Bristol BS4 1ET    This seminar focuses on the role of marketing in your business and the value of a robust marketing… read more

Training

29/04/2019

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

GetSet for Growth – Developing and running a Facebook and Instagram Strategy

*Please note the venue for this session has changed* Main Studio, Knowle West Media Centre Leinster Avenue, Bristol, BS4 1NL Most businesses are still trying to get to grips with how… read more

Training

21/11/2018 - 30/04/2019

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition: Living, Working, Making, Together

Location: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue, Bristol We invite you to drop in and explore the exhibition of the: Living, Working, Making Together artist residencies  Featuring work made by… read more

Exhibitions & Events

08/05/2019

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Knowle West Photo Walks

See Knowle West through a new lens and explore the neighbourhood on these weekly photo walks with a new theme each week. Learn new skills and increase your knowledge. Staff… read more

Health & Wellbeing

15/05/2019

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Knowle West Photo Walks

See Knowle West through a new lens and explore the neighbourhood on these weekly photo walks with a new theme each week. Learn new skills and increase your knowledge. Staff… read more

Health & Wellbeing

16/05/2019

6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Would Like to Meet: Mix-Up Party

Location: starting at KWMC and ending at Filwood Community Centre (Barnstaple Road, BS4 1JP) If you’re an artist who loves working in a community context or someone making creative things… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues , Music

14/05/2019 - 16/05/2019

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Outset – Introduction to Enterprise (for pre-start entrepreneurs)

Knowle West Media Centre,  Leinster Ave, BS4 1NL  The Introduction to Enterprise workshops are a 3 part intensive course on the Outset programme. The workshop will help to prepare you to start… read more

Training

22/05/2019

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Knowle West Photo Walks

See Knowle West through a new lens and explore the neighbourhood on these weekly photo walks with a new theme each week. Learn new skills and increase your knowledge. Staff… read more

Health & Wellbeing

29/05/2019

9:30 am - 11:00 am

Knowle West Photo Walks

See Knowle West through a new lens and explore the neighbourhood on these weekly photo walks with a new theme each week. Learn new skills and increase your knowledge. Staff… read more

Health & Wellbeing

01/06/2019

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Workshop: Laser Cut Jewellery (June)

Learn how to design and make items of laser-cut jewellery in this four-hour Saturday workshop at our digital manufacturing space KWMC: The Factory. During the session you’ll learn how to… read more

06/06/2019

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Preview: Ways of Working – Creative Business Journeys

Location: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue Ways of Working celebrates the Network for Creative Enterprise (NfCE), a project providing practical business support to creative individuals and enterprises. Delivered by a… read more

Exhibitions & Events

Laser-cut objects made in a free wearable technology workshop

07/06/2019

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Workshop: Micro-Chips and Magic-Charms – Wearable Tech

Location: KWMC: The Factory, Filwood Green Business Park In this day-long workshop you’ll have the opportunity to learn how to choreograph lights with code to use in custom made pendants… read more

Training

14/06/2019

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Workshop: Playing with Animatronics & Puppetry

Location: KWMC: The Factory, Filwood Green Business Park This day long introductory workshop will take you through the basic principles of crafting and animating a robotic puppet. We will be… read more

Training

Chat Show

26/06/2019

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

We Can Make…Chat Show Episode 3

Location: We Can Make House, corner of Barnstaple Road and Marwood Road, BS4 1LQ Join the live audience for Knowle West’s new chat show! The show, hosted by local residents Makala Cheung… read more

Health & Wellbeing , Local issues

04/07/2019 - 05/07/2019

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Workshop: Designing for Virtual and Augmented Worlds

Location: KWMC: The Factory, Filwood Green Business Park Day 1: Thursday 4 July 10am – 3pm Day 2: Friday 5 July 10am – 3pm Facilitated by Christina Constantinou – MA Virtual Reality… read more

Training

10/07/2019 - 11/07/2019

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Workshop: An Introduction to Machine Learning (Artificial Intelligence)

Location: KWMC: The Factory, Filwood Green Business Park Day 1: Practical AI: Machine Learning & Ethics (Wednesday 10 July 10am – 3pm) Facilitated by Ben Byford – Podcaster of Machine Ethics and Ethical by Design Artificial Intelligence consultant. AI… read more

Training

11/07/2019

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We Can Make… Beers and Trades

Location: We Can Make House by Filwood Community Centre, Marwood Road Are you in a trade? Or want to learn a trade? Calling local carpenters, electricians, brickies, plumbers, glazers, plasterers,… read more

Local issues

24/07/2019

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

We Can Make… Chat Show Episode 4

Location: We Can Make House, corner of Barnstaple Road and Marwood Road, BS4 1LQ Join the live audience for Knowle West’s new chat show! The show, hosted by local residents Makala Cheung… read more

Health & Wellbeing , Local issues

Visitor opens a memory box produced by one of the entrepreneurs in the Ways of Working exhibition

07/06/2019 - 30/08/2019

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition: Ways of Working – Creative Business Journeys

Location: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue Ways of Working celebrates the Network for Creative Enterprise (NfCE), a project providing practical business support to creative individuals and enterprises. Delivered by a… read more

Exhibitions & Events

26/09/2019

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Project Night

Location: Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue Do you make art or produce projects in community contexts? Project Night is a new supportive network for you to share ideas, test things… read more

Local issues

01/10/2019

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

JUMP Start

Jump Studios invites you to JUMP START. Find out more about our work with young people at Knowle West Media Centre, learn new coaching skills, and meet others working in… read more

Young People (10-30)

Photo of The We Can Make Chat Show, two hosts and two guests sit together looking happy and relaxed

14/10/2019

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

THE We Can Make Chat Show: Live

What if communities had the power to create the housing they need? Join UK pioneers as they discuss getting beyond the housing crisis. We Can Make, No Bindings and Bristol… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues

17/10/2019

12:00 am - 9:00 pm

100 Years of Knowle West Style

Location and timings to be confirmed Welcome to the Parlour Room! Join us during the Festival of the Future City and immerse yourself in 100 years of life in Knowle… read more

Local issues

29/10/2019 - 30/10/2019

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Jump Into…Digital Design – October Half Term 2019

Want to have fun and make new friends this October half-term? Come and learn how to bring your designs to life using different technologies! For more information and to reserve… read more

Young People (10-30)

10/10/2019 - 21/11/2019

6:15 pm - 8:15 pm

Evening Course: Exploring Textile Surfaces

A six-week introduction to creating tactile textile designs, using hands-on and digital techniques. No experience required, just a love for pattern, shape and colour! The course will introduce you to: Painting… read more

15/01/2019 - 10/12/2019

1:30 pm - 12:30 pm

SilverScreen Film Club

Location: Novers Park Community Centre, Novers Park Road (behind Knowle West Media Centre, Leinster Avenue) SilverScreen is a monthly film club in Bristol for over 50s. Based in Knowle West, South… read more

Film & Photography

Contact Us

Knowle West Media Centre
Leinster Avenue
Knowle West
Bristol
BS4 1NL
+44 (0) 117 903 0444
enquiries@kwmc.org.uk

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