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26/11/2019 - 30/04/2020

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Virtual Tour: 100 Years of Knowle West Style

Following the coronavirus outbreak, we have put measures in place to protect our team and visitors. This included closing KWMC. However, you can take a virtual tour of the exhibition via this… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues , Music

11/09/2014 - 19/12/2014

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

I Will Always Have You

A mobile tattoo parlour “scratched the surface” of Knowle West this summer, to uncover the lives, loves and human stories behind people’s body art. Over 200 tales were discovered, including… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues

14/01/2015 - 07/03/2015

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

The South West Graduate Photography Prize 2014

See new photographic work from the finalists of the 2014 South West Graduate Photography Prize in our Spring exhibition. The 2014 photographers are: Patrick Campbell, Olivia Bohac, Julia Nottingham, Shelley Belboda, Mary… read more

Exhibitions & Events

19/01/2015 - 20/03/2015

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

MemoryScapes Chest on tour

Relive the history of South Bristol and experience an interactive installation inspired by the memories of Knowle West residents. The MemoryScapes Chest revisits sights, sounds, scents and textures of times… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Film & Photography , Local issues


5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Triple Bill, celebrating Bristol’s young media pioneers

Join us for a three-in-one event that celebrates Bristol’s young media pioneers and marks the launch of three new programmes at Knowle West Media Centre. Meet some of the young… read more

Training , Young People (10-30)

14/03/2015 - 14/04/2015

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mother in the Mother

Mother in the Mother is a Bristol-based arts project from artist Pippa Robinson, celebrating motherhood, collecting mothers’ stories and exploring our maternal lineage. Experience a mixed media exhibition of portraiture, sculpture,… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues

11/05/2015 - 14/05/2015

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Knowle West TV

40 years ago Knowle West had its own TV channel – now we’re bringing it back. Discover 23 hours of Knowle West TV, from the Fighting Cocks pub and Merrywood Girls’… read more

Film & Photography , Local issues


11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Beat The Boulder

Big Green Week returns to Bristol from 13th to 21st June 2015. As part of the festival, local author and entrepreneur Amy Morse is hosting an interactive talk at Knowle… read more

Health & Wellbeing

27/07/2015 - 02/08/2015

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Festival of Code 2015

We’re an official centre for this year’s Festival of Code, organised by Young Rewired State – and excited to be back for more! From Monday to Thursday, young people aged… read more

Training , Young People (10-30)

10/08/2015 - 14/08/2015

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Let off some STEAM

Let off some STEAM this summer and join us for a week of activity that puts art right at the heart of science and technology: Try your hand at photography… read more

Music , Young People (10-30)

29/04/2015 - 01/09/2015

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

What Takes Hold

A new exhibition of work from Bristol-based photographer Tommy Sussex. It investigates what happens below the surface and just around the corner in places and communities that are generally considered not… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues

24/09/2015 - 03/11/2015

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

I Will Always Have You: Objects of Desire

Explore a new collection of artist-made fashion and homeware pieces, which mix tattoo culture and digital fabrication technology. I Will Always Have You is inspired by the rich tattoo heritage of… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues

17/11/2015 - 29/01/2016

9:00 am - 6:00 pm

A Room with a View

A Room with a View comprises two new works: a series of new photographs by Nicholas White and The Artist Hotel, a collaboration between KWMC, local residents, artists and students from… read more

Exhibitions & Events , Local issues

07/03/2016 - 11/03/2016

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Get Started with Games Design

The Prince’s Trust are offering a week-long course for young people at KWMC this March, in partnership with NextGen Skills Academy. “The Get Started with Games Design programme is for young… read more

Training , Young People (10-30)


10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Good Practice in Social Media

This half-day course has been developed specifically for people with some experience of social media who would like to improve their confidence and expand their skill base. This interactive session… read more


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Knowle West Media Centre
Leinster Avenue
Knowle West
+44 (0) 117 903 0444

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