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Changing Places arrives at Osterley Park

A seventh historic venue hosts our touring exhibition Changing Places. Works by Bani Abidi, Imran Channa and Desire Machine Collective inhabit the Jersey Galleries in the house's basement all winter.


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Hetain Patel, Don't Look at the Finger

A wedding ceremony turns into a physical exchange using sign language, kung fu, and an epic orchestral soundtrack. Now showing at Manchester Art Gallery.


Geomancer at Firstsite

Lawrence Lek's Jerwood/FVU Awards film Geomancer shows in exhibition in Colchester until 30 November


Our Exhibitions

This map details the venues that we have worked with over our three decade history, with each pin listing the specific exhibitions shown at each venue.


Film and Video Umbrella makes moving-image works by artists. For three decades FVU has led the way in championing new creative talent and promoting innovative ideas. During that time we have commissioned many of the foremost figures in the field, working in close collaboration with a diverse range of venues, nationally and internationally. Browse our project page to find out more and view clips of the works.  


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Exeter Phoenix, 30 November - 2 December 2017

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Julia Crabtree & William Evans | Gullet

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Cell Project Space, London, 17 November 2017 - 21 January 2018

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Sounds Like Her

Seven women artists from diverse cultures explore aspects of sound; voice, noise, organic and synthetic sounds, rhythmic patterns and sonic structures. The resulting works use a variety of media from painting through to immersive installation and video.

New Art Exchange, Nottingham, 14 October 2017 - 3 January 2018

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