What’s On

July 2018

Continues until Sunday, 01 July 2018, Access Space Labs/Grace Gallery

Life is Beautiful. Always.

A virtual reality exploration into the life experience of multi-disciplinary artist, Marcel Schreur, thirty year oral cancer and seven year vascular dementia survivor.


Wednesday, 04 July to Wednesday, 18 July 2018, on select dates, Access Space

Scents of our Time by Michael Borkowsky

Michael Borkowsky will be  investigating scent as a means of communication by creating and exhibiting scented candles in situ in response to the news and current affairs of the day on 04, 11, 13, 14 and 18 July, 11am-4pm.


Friday, 06 July 2018, 8pm-1am, Access Space

Algorave Sheffield

Hosted by Algorave and Access Space, featuring ALGOBABEZ, Qirky, Innocent and Class Compliant Audio Interfaces,  plus: Khoparzi from Algorave India and Tadokoro via remote link from Tokyo!

Tickets: £6


Wednesday, 18 July 2018, 6pm, Access Space

Michael Borkowsky – Artist Talk

Michael Borkowsky is a Sheffield-based artist investigating scent as a means of communication. He will talk about his project Scents of our Time which aims to reveal the capacity candles have for social comment and responsive creative action


Tuesday, 24 July 2018, 1pm, Access Space

Hand tools and Workshop skills – hands on workshop

Master the basics with this session on using hand tools effectively and safely. We will also cover a range of useful workshop skills such as how to measure accurately and the most effective ways of joining different materials together.

Tickets:  £10



Friday 27th July 2018, 7.30-11pm, Access Space

A Mini Festival of the Apocalypse

Access Space presents an event featuring artists working with sound, code, organic and inorganic materials, and the detritus, be it physical or digital, of the Anthropocene Epoch in which we live.

Featuring Vicky Clarke’s MATERIALITY sound project, Silcone Bake (Alex McLean & Jake Harries) and Bokkusu (Charlie Collins, Lyn Hodnett, Derek Saw).

Tickets for £6 available from here .

This is a fund raiser for Access Space.



Saturday, 28 July 2018, 1pm, Access Space

Soldering Masterclass with John Moseley

If you want to learn or if you want to brush up your skills this workshop will get you soldering creatively.  This workshop covers both soldering electronic components and constructional wire techniques.

Tickets: £30


August 2018

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 7-10pm, Access Space

Yo No Bi #3 – Tomoko Sauvage / Asuna / Charlie Collins

Access Space hosts installation works and performances by two of Japan’s most innovative sound artists, Tomoko Sauvage and ASUNA, featuring special guest Charlie Collins. Hosted by Access Space, ame and FON.

Tickets: £6

September 2018

Saturday, 01 to 03 September 2018, Access Space

TopLap Moot

A meeting of livecoders, organised by Renick Bell and Alex McLean.

01 Sept – Algorave, Workshop for women and non-binary people
02 Sept – Practical talks introducing techniques and ideas around live coding
03 Sept – Hands-on workshops

Full info at Toplap.




Every Wednesday, 1 – 8pm, Access Space

Wednesday Open Days, get inspired and grow your confidence through digital creativity! Free and open to everyone.

Access Space Repair Day, encouraging
the repair and reuse of our out of use possessions.


Thursdays, 11am to 5pm, Access Space

Laser Cutting, by appointment, please contact John Moseley



Past Events



An extensive list of past events can also be found on our Facebook page here.