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Artists

Alan Cowsill

Achim Greser

Ajay Chhabra

ALEŠ ŠTEGER

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Ali Smith

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Anne Tallentire

Shelter

ANNE TALLENTIRE

Free

Image credit: Anne Tallentire's Shelter. photo by Paola Bernardelli

Anya Gallaccio

Baldur Brönnimann

BalletBoyz

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Aldeburgh Festival

CHARLOTTE BRAY, GARY CARPENTER, VASSOS NICOLAOU, STEINGRÍMUR ROHLOFF

Bedwyr Williams

Benjamin Zephaniah

Bill Manhire

Fierce Light

Yrsa Daley-Ward, Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon and Daljit Nagra

Billy Bragg

The Opening Act

Curated by Billy Bragg

Image credit: Image credit - Gideon Mendel

Bob and Roberta Smith

Bob Stanley

Asunder

Bob Stanley

Image credit: 'Deptford' courtesy of Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums.

Carlos Cruz-Diez

Commission 1 of 2

Dazzle Ships

SIR PETER BLAKE, CARLOS CRUZ DIEZ, TOBIAS REHBERGER

Free

Image credit: Design motifs from Sir Peter Blake’s Everybody Razzle Dazzle, 2015

DAZZLE SHIP - LIVERPOOL

CARLOS CRUZ-DIEZ

Induction Chromatique à Double Fréquence pour l’Edmund Gardner Ship

Free

Image credit: Dazzle Ship Liverpool, Carlos Cruz-Diez, 2014. Image credit - Helen Hunt

Charlotte Bray

Aldeburgh Festival

CHARLOTTE BRAY, GARY CARPENTER, VASSOS NICOLAOU, STEINGRÍMUR ROHLOFF

Chloe Dewe Mathews

Ciara Phillips

Claire Cunningham

Does it Matter?

World War 1 Shorts

Free

Image credit: Film still from Resemblance, Claire Cunningham, 2014

Colm Tóibín

Daljit Nagra

Fierce Light

Yrsa Daley-Ward, Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon and Daljit Nagra

Damon Albarn

The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians

Africa Express presents...

DAMON ALBARN AND GUESTS

Image credit: Damon Albarn onstage at The Roundhouse London, 2010, with members of The Syrian National Orchestra for Arabic Music © Mark Allan

Daniel Kehlmann

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Darrell Vydelingum

Fashion & Freedom

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD, HOLLY FULTON, ROKSANDA, J JS LEE, EMILIA WICKSTEAD, SADIE WILLIAMS, SHOWSTUDIO, LUKE SNELLIN

Free

Image credit: Design by Vivienne Westwood, image © Jez Tozer

Dave McKean

Black Dog - The Dreams of Paul Nash

DAVE MCKEAN

Image credit: BLACK DOG The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean 2016

David Lang

Memorial Ground

DAVID LANG

Image credit: David Lang by Peter Serling

Duncan Macmillan

Duncan Macmillan

Commission 1 of 2

The Forbidden Zone

Directed by Katie Mitchell

Presented by the Barbican and 14-18 NOW

Image credit: The Forbidden Zone, Katie Mitchell, 2014 © Salzburger Festspiele Stephen Cummiskey

Elif Shafak

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Erwin Mortier

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Fearghus Ó Conchúir

The Casement Project

FEARGHUS Ó CONCHÚIR

Image credit: Matthew Thompson.

Ferg Handley

Field Music

Asunder

Bob Stanley

Image credit: 'Deptford' courtesy of Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums.

Forced Entertainment

Gareth Moore

Radio Relay, Past Frequencies - Live Transmissions

GRAHAM FAGEN, PADDY BLOOMER, COLM CLARKE, GARATH MOORE, SARA MORRISON, MHAIRI SUTHERLAND, PHILIP HESSION

Free

Image credit: Image courtesy of Graham Fagen

Gareth Williams

The 306: Dawn

Image credit: National Theatre of Scotland, The 306: Dawn by Christopher Bowen.

Gary Carpenter

Aldeburgh Festival

CHARLOTTE BRAY, GARY CARPENTER, VASSOS NICOLAOU, STEINGRÍMUR ROHLOFF

Geraldine Pilgrim

Graham Fagen

Radio Relay, Past Frequencies - Live Transmissions

GRAHAM FAGEN, PADDY BLOOMER, COLM CLARKE, GARATH MOORE, SARA MORRISON, MHAIRI SUTHERLAND, PHILIP HESSION

Free

Image credit: Image courtesy of Graham Fagen

Graham Gingles

Graham Gingles

At times like these men were wishing they were all kinds of insects

Free

Image credit: Image credit - Imperial War Museums

Heribert Lenz

Hotel Modern & Arthur Sauer

Iain Bell

Imran Qureshi

Garden Within a Garden

IMRAN QURESHI

Free

Image credit: 'Garden Within a Garden' by Imran Qureshi at Lister Park, outside Cartwright Hall in Bradford. © Kippa Matthews

Iván Pérez

Young Men

BalletBoyz

Image credit: Image credit - Mike Prior

J JS Lee

Fashion & Freedom

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD, HOLLY FULTON, ROKSANDA, J JS LEE, EMILIA WICKSTEAD, SADIE WILLIAMS, SHOWSTUDIO, LUKE SNELLIN

Free

Image credit: Design by Vivienne Westwood, image © Jez Tozer

Jackie Kay

Fierce Light

Yrsa Daley-Ward, Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon and Daljit Nagra

Jeanette Winterson

Jeremy Deller

Commission 1 of 3

WE'RE HERE BECAUSE WE'RE HERE EXHIBITION

JEREMY DELLER

Free

Image credit: Johnny Frazer

we’re here because we’re here

JEREMY DELLER

with Rufus Norris

Image credit: 'we're here because we're here' conceived and created by Jeremy Deller in collaboration with Rufus Norris, photo by Eoin Carey

Jez Colborne

Does it Matter?

World War 1 Shorts

Free

Image credit: Film still from Resemblance, Claire Cunningham, 2014

Jo Shapcott

John Maxwell Geddes

John McCrea

John Tavener

Jon McNaught

Jude Barber

Kamila Shamsie

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Kate Charlesworth

Kate Pullinger

LETTER TO AN UNKNOWN SOLDIER

Free

Image credit: Image credit - Dom Agius

Katherine Araniello

Does it Matter?

World War 1 Shorts

Free

Image credit: Film still from Resemblance, Claire Cunningham, 2014

Katie Mitchell

Commission 1 of 2

The Forbidden Zone

Directed by Katie Mitchell

Presented by the Barbican and 14-18 NOW

Image credit: The Forbidden Zone, Katie Mitchell, 2014 © Salzburger Festspiele Stephen Cummiskey

Keaton Henson

Young Men

BalletBoyz

Image credit: Image credit - Mike Prior

Lalit Kumar Sharma

1914 Day By Day Cartoons

Free

Image credit: World War One Begins, 1914. Image credit: Steve Bell. Copyright Steve Bell 2014/All Rights Reserved e.mail: belltoons@ntlworld.com tel: 00 44 (0)1273 500664

Laurie Sansom

The 306: Dawn

Image credit: National Theatre of Scotland, The 306: Dawn by Christopher Bowen.

Lavinia Greenlaw

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Lemn Sissay

Liam Scarlett

Lola Arias

Commission 1 of 2

The Year I was Born

Lola Arias

Part of LIFT

Image credit: Image credit - David Alarcón

Lucien Bourjeily

Lucy Ward

The Opening Act

Curated by Billy Bragg

Image credit: Image credit - Gideon Mendel

Luke Snellin

Fashion & Freedom

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD, HOLLY FULTON, ROKSANDA, J JS LEE, EMILIA WICKSTEAD, SADIE WILLIAMS, SHOWSTUDIO, LUKE SNELLIN

Free

Image credit: Design by Vivienne Westwood, image © Jez Tozer

Mark Anderson

Furious Folly

MARK ANDERSON

Image credit: Farrows Creative.

Mark Ball

Mat Skinner

The Opening Act

Curated by Billy Bragg

Image credit: Image credit - Gideon Mendel

Mhairi Sutherland

Radio Relay, Past Frequencies - Live Transmissions

GRAHAM FAGEN, PADDY BLOOMER, COLM CLARKE, GARATH MOORE, SARA MORRISON, MHAIRI SUTHERLAND, PHILIP HESSION

Free

Image credit: Image courtesy of Graham Fagen

Nalini Malani

Neil Bartlett

LETTER TO AN UNKNOWN SOLDIER

Free

Image credit: Image credit - Dom Agius

NoViolet Bulawayo

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

O'Hooley & Tidow

The Opening Act

Curated by Billy Bragg

Image credit: Image credit - Gideon Mendel

Oliver Emanuel

Commission 1 of 2

The 306: Day

Image credit: National Theatre of Scotland, The 306: Day

The 306: Dawn

Image credit: National Theatre of Scotland, The 306: Dawn by Christopher Bowen.

Oliver Knussen

Aldeburgh Festival

CHARLOTTE BRAY, GARY CARPENTER, VASSOS NICOLAOU, STEINGRÍMUR ROHLOFF

Owen Sheers

Mametz

Written by Owen Sheers

National Theatre Wales

Image credit: Image credit - National Theatre Wales

Paddy Bloomer

Radio Relay, Past Frequencies - Live Transmissions

GRAHAM FAGEN, PADDY BLOOMER, COLM CLARKE, GARATH MOORE, SARA MORRISON, MHAIRI SUTHERLAND, PHILIP HESSION

Free

Image credit: Image courtesy of Graham Fagen

Paul Cummins

POPPIES: Wave and Weeping Window

BY PAUL CUMMINS ARTIST AND TOM PIPER DESIGNER

Image credit: ©Richard Lea-Hair and Historic Royal Palaces.

Paul Muldoon

Fierce Light

Yrsa Daley-Ward, Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon and Daljit Nagra

Peter Blake

Commission 1 of 2

Mersey Ferry, Snowdrop

Sir Peter Blake

Everybody Razzle Dazzle

Image credit: Dazzle Ferry Mersey, Everybody Razzle Dazzle, Sir Peter Blake, 2015. Image credit - Mark McNulty

Dazzle Ships

SIR PETER BLAKE, CARLOS CRUZ DIEZ, TOBIAS REHBERGER

Free

Image credit: Design motifs from Sir Peter Blake’s Everybody Razzle Dazzle, 2015

Peter Brookes

Phil Collins

Philharmonia Orchestra

Philip Hession

Radio Relay, Past Frequencies - Live Transmissions

GRAHAM FAGEN, PADDY BLOOMER, COLM CLARKE, GARATH MOORE, SARA MORRISON, MHAIRI SUTHERLAND, PHILIP HESSION

Free

Image credit: Image courtesy of Graham Fagen

Posy Simmonds

Ralph Steadman

Rebecca Warren

The Body Extended: Sculpture and Prosthetics

REBECCA WARREN

Free

Image credit: Rebecca Warren's Man and the dark

Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson

Image credit: Image credit - Pamela Littky

Richard Wentworth

Art On The Underground

When You Look You May Not See;
If history could be folded, where would you put the crease?

Richard Wentworth

Free

Image credit: When You Look You May Not See, Richard Wentworth, 2014.

Robb Johnson

The Opening Act

Curated by Billy Bragg

Image credit: Image credit - Gideon Mendel

Roksanda Ilincic

Fashion & Freedom

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD, HOLLY FULTON, ROKSANDA, J JS LEE, EMILIA WICKSTEAD, SADIE WILLIAMS, SHOWSTUDIO, LUKE SNELLIN

Free

Image credit: Design by Vivienne Westwood, image © Jez Tozer

Royal de Luxe

Royal Northern Sinfonia

Asunder

Bob Stanley

Image credit: 'Deptford' courtesy of Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums.

Ryoji Ikeda

Sam Duckworth

The Opening Act

Curated by Billy Bragg

Image credit: Image credit - Gideon Mendel

Sara Morrison

Radio Relay, Past Frequencies - Live Transmissions

GRAHAM FAGEN, PADDY BLOOMER, COLM CLARKE, GARATH MOORE, SARA MORRISON, MHAIRI SUTHERLAND, PHILIP HESSION

Free

Image credit: Image courtesy of Graham Fagen

Simon Armitage

Commission 1 of 2

Fierce Light

Yrsa Daley-Ward, Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon and Daljit Nagra

Simon McBurney

Beware of Pity

Complicite & Schaubühne Berlin

ADAPTED FROM THE BOOK BY STEFAN ZWEIG. DIRECTED BY SIMON MCBURNEY

Image credit: Gianmarco Bresadola

Simon Mckeown

Does it Matter?

World War 1 Shorts

Free

Image credit: Film still from Resemblance, Claire Cunningham, 2014

Siyaya

Sound&Fury

Steve Bell

1914 Day By Day Cartoons

Free

Image credit: World War One Begins, 1914. Image credit: Steve Bell. Copyright Steve Bell 2014/All Rights Reserved e.mail: belltoons@ntlworld.com tel: 00 44 (0)1273 500664

Steven Camley

Susan Philipsz

War Damaged Musical Instruments

SUSAN PHILIPSZ

Free

Image credit: Klappenhorn (ruin) Collection Musikinstrumenten-Museum Berlin

Sussie Juhlin-Wallén

Commission 1 of 2

The Forbidden Zone

Directed by Katie Mitchell

Presented by the Barbican and 14-18 NOW

Image credit: The Forbidden Zone, Katie Mitchell, 2014 © Salzburger Festspiele Stephen Cummiskey

Taylor Mac

24-Decade History of Popular Music: The WW1 Years And More

Taylor Mac

Image credit: Image by Ves Pitts (from Holiday Show)

The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians

The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians

Africa Express presents...

DAMON ALBARN AND GUESTS

Image credit: Damon Albarn onstage at The Roundhouse London, 2010, with members of The Syrian National Orchestra for Arabic Music © Mark Allan

The Tiger Lillies

Commission 1 of 2

A Dream Turns Sour

The Tiger Lillies

Part of LIFT

Image credit: Image credit - Rene Huemer

Three Choirs Festival

Tim Etchells

Tobias Rehberger

Commission 1 of 3

DAZZLE SHIP - LONDON

TOBIAS REHBERGER

Free

Image credit: Dazzle Ship, Tobias Rehberger, 2014. Image credit - Chris Wainwright

Dazzle Ships

SIR PETER BLAKE, CARLOS CRUZ DIEZ, TOBIAS REHBERGER

Free

Image credit: Design motifs from Sir Peter Blake’s Everybody Razzle Dazzle, 2015

Dazzle Ship London At Totally Thames

Talk and Film

Image credit: Dazzle Ship, Tobias Rehberger, 2014. Image credit - Chris Wainwright

Tom Piper

Commission 1 of 2

POPPIES: Wave and Weeping Window

BY PAUL CUMMINS ARTIST AND TOM PIPER DESIGNER

Image credit: ©Richard Lea-Hair and Historic Royal Palaces.

Tony Heaton OBE

Does it Matter?

World War 1 Shorts

Free

Image credit: Film still from Resemblance, Claire Cunningham, 2014

Torsten Rasch

Vassos Nicolaou

Aldeburgh Festival

CHARLOTTE BRAY, GARY CARPENTER, VASSOS NICOLAOU, STEINGRÍMUR ROHLOFF

Vivienne Westwood

Fashion & Freedom

VIVIENNE WESTWOOD, HOLLY FULTON, ROKSANDA, J JS LEE, EMILIA WICKSTEAD, SADIE WILLIAMS, SHOWSTUDIO, LUKE SNELLIN

Free

Image credit: Design by Vivienne Westwood, image © Jez Tozer

Vlatka Horvat

Warm Digits

Asunder

Bob Stanley

Image credit: 'Deptford' courtesy of Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums.

WildWorks

Woodrow Phoenix

Xiaolu Guo

Goodbye To All That

Curated by Lavinia Greenlaw

Image credit: Goodbye to All That, curated by Lavinia Greenlaw, published by Pushkin Press

Yinka Shonibare MBE

End of Empire

Yinka Shonibare MBE

Free

Image credit: End of Empire (2016) by Yinka Shonibare MBE, installation view at Turner Contemporary. Photo by Stephen White

Yrsa Daley-Ward

Fierce Light

Yrsa Daley-Ward, Jackie Kay, Bill Manhire, Paul Muldoon and Daljit Nagra

Zoom Rockman

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