Saturday 1 April - Monday 28 August
Artists John Akomfrah, Tacita Dean, China Mieville, Martin Parr and Marielle Neudecker feature in a new exhibition of internationally renowned artists, writers, scientists and filmakers curated by Invisible Dust.
Exploring sea-related themes, including monster myths, local fishing communities, Hull's role as a maritime city and the implications of climate change, Offshore includes ambitious new art commmissions that relate to the museums' collections.
Offshore is independently funded by the Wellcome Trust and Arts Council England. The associated symposium Sounding the Sea takes place at the University of Hull on 15-16 June