Category Archives: Events

Taking risks on unknown artists (or Burritos = Art)

Something that we are very fortunate to be able to do, as a not-for-profit venue, is take a chance on new or unusual artists. Whether it’s hosting somebody’s very first exhibition to showcasing a scratch performance destined for the Edinburgh … Continue reading

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Anja McCloskey & Her Band + Mikey Kenney & Ottersgear \\ Art House \\ Sat 7th Feb

Anja McCloskey & Her Band + Mikey Kenney & Ottersgear \\ Art House \\ Sat 7th Feb The Art House Gallery, Cafe & Venue Saturday, 7 February 2015 from 19:30 to 22:30 (GMT) Southampton, United Kingdom Tickets and info from: http://mccloskey1502.eventbrite.com/?aff=WebContinue reading

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What’s on Tuesday 11 – Sunday 16 November 2014

Tuesday 11 November 2014 Wednesday 12 November 2014 Thursday 13 November 2014 Friday 14 November 2014 Saturday 15 November 2014 Dave and Julie Wire LIVE in the cafe – free entry, from 1 – 3pm Sunday 16 November 2014 We … Continue reading

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What you missed – July 2014!

In case you weren’t able to come in this month, I made a very short film to show you what you missed…. Remember, all these events depend on *you* supporting them, so come in very soon and enjoy what The … Continue reading

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Highlights of the last week

Three Monkeys on Friday – Mike Vaughan sang a cover of ‘Oh my Sweet Carolina’ which just happened to be Steve Lowis‘ favourite song.  This resulted in a gorgeous impromptu duet. Another magical Art House moment! To hear more of … Continue reading

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From these Three Monkeys, you will hear no evil.

Great things have come of standing in our doorway and having random chats with delightful people. One of those chats was about four years ago with a chap called Steve Lowis. Steve is a bit of a local legend as … Continue reading

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“There are people creating things just outside your window.”

<rant> We have huge admiration for the comics (and a musician) who came and performed last night to an audience of… two! (Who had a very surreal and exclusive show.) Despite the crowd being outnumbered by the performers, they put … Continue reading

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India Electric Company | Live at The Art House Southampton | Fri 2 May 2014

Fresh from touring with the likes of Midge Ure, Hazel O’Connor and Show of Hands, alongside headline concerts across Europe, Cole Stacey & Joseph O’Keefe are now India Electric Co. Tickets from: https://indiaelectric1405.eventbrite.co.uk/ 2013 saw them receive airplay on BBC … Continue reading

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I want to burn with the spirit of the times

“I want to burn with the spirit of the times. I want all servants of the stage to recognize their lofty destiny. Yes, the theatre can play an enormous part in the transformation of the whole of existence.” ― Vsevolod Meyerhold We … Continue reading

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Old man in my house.

In one form of Pidgen English, a piano is called “Old man in my house, you hit him white teeth he laugh, you hit him black teeth he cry.” One of the first items to enter the Art House, even … Continue reading

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