@chapter_eats is open for takeaway!
We're delighted to announce that we've opened our doors to bring you food & drink to go.
We're here everyday, 9am – 4pm, serving a selection of hot and cold drinks & delicious cakes and bakes (including homemade sausage rolls and vegan pastries!
WHAT'S ON FROM HOME...
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY: 8 March
FEMINISTA Film Festival | 1 – 31 March
We're thrilled to be part of this year's FEMINISTA Film Festival. From musical pursuits to outdoor challenges, these women are change makers and trail blazers. You’ll definitely be inspired to turn up the music and start planning your next adventure!
VIRTUAL FILM SCREENINGS...
POLY STYRENE: I AM A CLICHÉ (12A)
From 5 March, pre-order available
Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché tells the story of the first woman of colour in the UK to front a successful rock band. The documentary follows Celeste Bell, daughter to Poly Styrene, as she examines her mother’s unopened artistic archive and traverses three continents to better understand Poly the icon and Poly the mother.
AMBER AND ME (U) *UK PREMIERE*
From 21 March, on the Chapter Player
We were due to screen Amber and Me in our cinema last March, but when the pandemic hit its release was delayed. We're delighted to now be able to offer the film on the Chapter Player for £5.99. Released on World Down's Syndrome Day, the documentary follows twin sisters, Amber, who has Down's Syndrome, and Olivia as they navigate through their first four years of primary school.
COME AWAY (PG) | Streaming now
Peter and Alice find strength in the power of their imaginations and set off on an adventure to rescue the family - escaping to a destiny of eternal boyhood in Neverland - whilst Alice delves into a world of Wonderland.
WILLY'S WONDERLAND (15) | Streaming now
Nic Cage takes on a set of violent animatronic amusement park mascots in this action packed, nail-biting tale of terror, that will take you on the ride of your life!
EYE OF THE STORM (Adv PG) | From 5 March
Documentary about artist James Morrison who reflects on his remarkable artistic journey and confronts his sight loss by attempting one final masterpiece.
ARTES MUNDI: VIRTUAL OPENING
We’re excited to be part of #ArtesMundi9 and we can’t wait to open our doors when it’s safe to do so. In the meantime, the exhibition is launching virtually on 15 March.
As part of Artes Mundi’s new digital offering, a public programme will launch online, alongside the exhibition, in a series of talks, podcasts, live streamed and downloadable activities & events
Presented in our Gallery will be new immersive works by South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape. Soil, objects, drawing and sound are presented in spaces with walls covered in washes of soil from Welsh sacred sites. Presented at both the National Museum Cardiff and Chapter, Gorree (song): Thobela: harmonic conversions is a sound work that is part lament, part evocation, part acknowledgement of ancestors.
On our Lightbox and in our Café Bar are works from Carrie Mae Weems' recent and ongoing public art campaign, RESIST COVID TAKE 6! Carrie Mae Weems is one of the most influential contemporary American artists working today, who for over thirty years has, through her work, investigated and focused on the serious issues that face African Americans.
THIS MONTH'S COMEDY
Robin Morgan & Friends | Fri 26 March, 8pm
Join host Robin Morgan for our next online comedy gig. This month's comedians include Lauren Pattison, Esyllt Sears & Rich Wilson. Another act is to be confirmed, follow our social media channels for announcements. (Image: Esyllt Sears)
HAPPY ST DAVID'S DAY
Our Welsh film recommendations that you can watch for free...
To celebrate St David’s Day, we’ve gathered a list of some wonderful contemporary Welsh films that you can enjoy from home and paired them with exclusive discussions from the filmmakers. We’ve also taken a look back at some of the best films made in Wales over the last 125 years.
The latest in Welsh film #MadeInWales
Get ready for the latest Welsh releases. Read the first look review of Censor, find out about new production Save the Cinema and watch the trailer for Six Minutes to Midnight. Keep an eye out for release dates on Film Hub Wales' website.
New artwork by Carrie Mae Weems!
If you’ve wandered past us or popped in for a takeaway recently, you will have noticed that we've installed a new artwork on the front of our building.
RESIST COVID TAKE 6! by Carrie Mae Weems, is part of the soon-to-open @artesmundi exhibition that will be seen at Chapter and also National Museum Cardiff.
Lockdown continues to provide us with significant long-term financial challenges, but with your support we can positively address these, invest more in our wonderful freelance creative community, and work towards securing our future. If you’re in the position to do so, you can donate online at easydonate.org/CHAPTER, or to give £10 text CHAPTER to 70191. Thank you.