Please see below for details of our upcoming Void Engage events which support the exhibition 'Every Day Words Disappear' by Johan Grimonprez.


‘The B-Movie Cut’ – a series of workshops with artist facilitator Mhairi Sutherland


An engagement programme based on Johan Grimonprez’ solo exhibition at Void Gallery. Taking as a starting point the artist’s working method of montage, juxtaposing footage from a range of film, video and broadcast sources.

TheB-Movie Cut’ programme will take place over 4 sessions, and participants can sign up for either 2 or 4 sessions. The programme will include:

  • An introduction to the exhibition films, guided tour and group discussion
  • Storyboarding and themes
  • Footage search and rough cuts
  • Fine cut and compilation of short video

The workshops will take place on each consecutive Saturday on 17 & 24 February and 3 & 10 March 2018 from 12.2pm. Prices are £60 / £45 for students/unwaged. Email to book – bookings can be made in person or by PayPal.


‘Expanded Documentary and Embodied Infrastructure in Artists’ Film’ – a talk by Maeve Connolly


Maeve Connolly co-directs the MA in Art & Research Collaboration (ARC) at Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Dublin. She is the author of TV Museum: Contemporary Art and the Age of Television (Intellect, 2014), on television as cultural form, object of critique and site of artistic intervention, and The Place of Artists’ Cinema: Space, Site and Screen (Intellect, 2009), on the cinematic turn in contemporary art. Recent publications include contributions to anthologies such as Workshop of the Film Form, (Fundacja Arton and Sternberg Press, 2017), Extended Temporalities: Transient Visions in the Museum and in Art (Mimesis International, 2016) and Exhibiting the Moving Image: History Revisited (JRP Ringier, 2015). Her current research focuses on art practice and the matter of infrastructural change.

Saturday 24 February at 2pm. This event is free but booking is advised – please email