From marine conservation zones to changes in fishing, and recycling programmes, we are now beginning to change the way we treat the seas. This display looks at some of the threats to life in the oceans as well as initiatives designed to reduce or reverse the impact modern society has had on this precious environment.
Thurs 1st – Sun 18th Jan (Exc Mondays)
10am – 5pm
Ska Jamaica! – Black Dove
Dig out your best dancing shoes, folks and come shake, swing, stomp & SKA SKA SKA the night away at our vintage jump party… every first Friday of the month at The Black Dove, Brighton! Enjoy an audio cocktail of the finest Jamaican musical sunshine + good-time / old-time party vibes as we storm through a stompin’ selection of ’60’s ska scorchers!
Fri 2nd Jan
8pm – 1am
Brighton Vintage and Antiques Market – Brighton Open Market
The Brighton Vintage and Antiques Market (BVAM) takes over the plaza at the newly refurbished Open Market every month with over 40 stall holders from all over Brighton, Lewes and London creating a new monthly get together and ‘must-go-to’ event for all things vintage and antique.
Sun 4th Jan
10.30am – 4pm
GDS Presents: Joel Peter – Green Door Store
A naturally melodic writer at heart, Joel Peter pens commercially appealing “Afro-Folk”; a blend of the acoustic guitar attached singer-songwriter folk and sun bleached guitars on contrapuntal rhythms. With older artists such as Nick Drake and John Martyn and then newer ones such as Foals and Bombay Bicycle Club all listed as influences, it’s no suprise that Joel Peter sounds as they do.
Tues 6th Jan
7pm – 10.30pm
Fabrica Film Forum – Fabrica
Fabrica and Brighton Film School have created a monthly screening and discussion event for young people passionate about films and filmmaking. Get along if you’re a filmmaker, aspiring critic, actor or just love watching films.
Mon 12th Jan
West Pier Art Exhibition – Jubilee Library
This show, by Brighton based artist Maria Kuipers, reflects on her experience of the changes to Brighton West Pier and i360 redevelopments. Her work uses mixed media and paint and includes some collaborative work with another local artist. There will also be documentation of the whole process, including photographs and sketchbooks, and images from the public workshops.
Mon 12th – Sun 18th Jan
10 am – 7pm – Mon, Tue & Thu / 10am-5pm – Wed, Fri &Sat / 11am-5pm – Sun
I Love 80s vs I Love 90s – Funkyfish Club
Dance floor fillers, Resident DJ AKY spins the best 80s / 90s, Chart, Dance, Pop every Friday night at the legendary Funkyfish Club with two rooms and two bars. Alongside great tunes, we have free entry and awesome drink promos every single Friday night!
Fri 16th Jan
10pm – 3am
Fat Dog Presents: Xmas Leftovers – Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar
Another free entry day festival packed full of glittering talent. With live music from the likes of O.Chapman, Our Girl, Porridge Radio, Sam Brothers and The Gentry Underground, DJ’s including Jafr0 (and more) plus poetry readings to get your brains pumping a variety of short films throughout the day from Karass film collective and food from Kane and Harry’s Cookfest Extravaganza.
Sun 18th Jan
1pm – 1am
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