Arts & exhibitions

The Hive has a rich and varied programme heavily influenced by the aim to support and promote the work of new and emerging artists alongside experienced local artists, groups and organisations.  

For information about exhibiting and performing at The Hive see Arts@The Hive

  • Images of Research - Fri, 16 June Thu, 29 June 2017

    Original photographic images by University of Worcester students and staff engaged with research. The images embody their research and are accompanied by a short commentary. This exhibition is a great opportunity to see and understand the research that the University carries out, and visitors have the opportunity to vote for their favourite image.



  • Worcester Sixth Form College Student Show - Tue, 11 July Sun, 23 July 2017

    A selection of current AS Art & Design student work in the areas of: fine art, graphics, photography and textiles. Students have developed original ideas in a variety of media responding to themes including people, places, objects and narrative. 




  • A Slice of Worcestershire Open Studios - Mon, 24 July Sun, 20 August 2017

    A sample of work created by artists taking part in this year’s Worcestershire Open Studios (26-28 August) in the café area and cabinets. A range of local artistic talent in a variety of styles and media will be on display including painting, printmaking, photography, textiles, jewellery, ceramics and mixed media.

  • WW100

    The display cases on Level 3 hold an exhibition commemorating the centenary of the First World War and particularly the history of Worcestershire’s men and women, fighting and the Home Front. From 31 July the exhibition focuses on the battles of Third Ypres – “Passchendaele Campaign”. 

    July and August