Coventry UK City of Culture 2021

City of Culture 2021 events

The Show Windows

The Show Windows

Saturday 15 May 2021 – Sunday 1 May 2022

Location: Coventry

Produced by Coventry UK City of Culture in Partnership with Coventry Business Improvement District, curator Charlie Levine, and the Royal Institute of British Architects.

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In Paint We Trust

In Paint We Trust

Saturday 15 May 2021 – Sunday 1 May 2022

Location: Coventry

See the streets of Coventry awash with colour in this city-wide street art festival. Local, nationally and internationally renowned street artists will be given access to unique and unexpected spaces.

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Sound Systems

Sound Systems

Tuesday 1 June 2021 – Sunday 31 October 2021

Location: Coventry

A celebration of Coventry’s rich cultural links to its twin city of Kingston, Jamaica, and the unique influence Sound System culture has had on Coventry and the wider UK’s music landscape.

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Rivers of the World

Rivers of the World

Wednesday 1 September 2021 – Saturday 1 January 2022

Location: Coventry

Since its creation in 2005, Rivers of the World has been delivered in thirty-five countries around the world.

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Coventry Biennial 2021

Coventry Biennial 2021

Friday 1 October 2021 – Saturday 1 January 2022

Location: Coventry City Centre

The third Coventry Biennial will take place from October 2021 until January 2022 across Coventry and Warwickshire in a wide range of artistic, heritage, business and community locations.

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Turner Prize 2021

Turner Prize 2021

Friday 1 October 2021 – Monday 10 January 2022

Location: Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP

One of the best-known prizes for visual arts in the world, Turner Prize 2021 is coming to the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum in Coventry as part of UK City of Culture 2021.

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The Lost Lending Library

The Lost Lending Library

Monday 25 October 2021 – Saturday 6 November 2021

Location: Coventry

A magical travelling library that celebrates books and the journeys they take us on.

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The Walk- Coventry Embraces

The Walk- Coventry Embraces

Wednesday 27 October 2021

Location: Coventry University - University Square Priory St, Coventry CV1 5FB

Produced and presented in Coventry by Coventry City of Culture Trust.

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Bride of Frankenstein

Bride of Frankenstein

Saturday 30 October 2021

Location: Coventry

This Halloween, CineCov presents a night of classic horror in the newly refurbished Chapel in London Road Cemetery.

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