b-side Sept to Oct 2017

Installation, exhibitions, workshops, discussions, screenings, talks.

Click on Whats On to find out more.


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What's On

What's on

View our upcoming events and projects.

Get Involved

Get involved

Find out how you can get involved or volunteer.

Artist Opportunities

Artist opportunities

Calling all artists! See how you can be a part of b-side.

B-Side News


Find out the latest b-side news and updates.

Outpost Programme September-October 2017

The Outpost Programme can be viewed online with our interactive reader. You can also download a PDF copy at the link below. The Outpost Programme is also available to pick up for free at various locations around Portland and Weymouth.

Download Outpost Programme Download Outpost Programme PDF (2.2MB)

Weymouth and Portland

b-side is an artist-led arts organisation based in Dorset.

We work with and commission artists to make new site-responsive work revealing the marginal, often forgotten and less commercial aspects of our coastal towns and communities. There is a b-side festival every two years in Weymouth and Portland.

A b-side festival can provide moments of reflection, beauty, surreal interventions and unexpected encounters with art.

Our last Festival was in September 2016, take a look at the 2016 archive to see the breadth of work we produce.