Art

People Matters Showcase

People Matters Showcase

An exciting exhibition of photography, fine art, performance and more created on People Matters community courses, part of Learning Disability Week. Holy Trinity Church 16th – 20th June Mon – Fri, 10am – 3pm Launch evening Wednesday 18th June, 6-8pm People Matters creates opportunities for people with learning and other disabilities to be more independent […]

This rock n roll panto is certainly top of the pops

This rock n roll panto is certainly top of the pops

Its taken a couple of past productions to get the content right, but this year the City Varieties Rock n Roll Panto has achieved pantomime perfection. Taking traditional pantomime to another level is no easy task but Jack and the Beanstalk ticks every pantomime box. The story, the characters and the general format is played […]

Campaign Launches to Raise Awareness of Yorkshire’s Global Textile Success Story

Campaign Launches to Raise Awareness of Yorkshire’s Global Textile Success Story

Wool Yorkshire will be launched during Campaign for Wool’s Wool Week (October 14-20) to showcase the fact that the mills of 21st century West Yorkshire are dynamic enterprises, buzzing with creativity and turning out premium quality woollen, worsted and cashmere fabrics for many of the leading global designers and fashion houses. The initiative is being […]

Peter Brook Exhibition at Smart Gallery

Peter Brook Exhibition at Smart Gallery

Smart Gallery, Redbrick in Batley has been selling Peters work for many years but are very honoured & privileged to be exhibiting a special collection of Peter Brooks wonderful work over a weekend event on the 2nd & 3rd March. Demand for Peter Brook’s’ pictures had been growing steadily for many years when, in 2007, […]

HALF TERM FUN AT BATLEY ART GALLERY – FEBRUARY 20

HALF TERM FUN AT BATLEY ART GALLERY – FEBRUARY 20

A creative fun workshop is to be held for youngsters on half term holiday at Batley Art Gallery. The session will take place on February 20 from 10am to 1pm and is aimed at 8 to 12-year-olds. Participants will be able to use fabrics, craft materials and recycled objects to design and make their own […]

LEEDS: CITY LIFE CAPTURED IN A DIGITAL PORTRAIT

LEEDS: CITY LIFE CAPTURED IN A 
DIGITAL PORTRAIT

LEEDS: CITY LIFE CAPTURED IN A DIGITAL PORTRAIT • Leeds daily online conversations are brought to life in stunning new artwork by Brendan Dawes, commissioned by EE • Leeds United and Skyfall prove the most talked about topics in Leeds 22nd Jan, 2013. Leeds: From Leeds United to Skyfall, the hot topics that get Leeds […]

DANGEROUS CORNER

DANGEROUS CORNER

Dangerous Corner, a mystery-thriller written wonderfully by Bradford’s own widely-acclaimed J.B. Priestley, is running at the Bingley Little Theatre under the capable direction of Robin Martin. The production opens on Monday 14 January and runs until Saturday 19 January at Bingley Arts Centre. This is the earliest of the three plays in which J B […]

Birds eye View

Birds eye View

The Craft Centre & Design Gallery Four printmakers explore the beauty of birds in this group print exhibition. Featuring work by Janis Goodman, Hester Cox, Pam Grimmond and Mike Smith 2nd March—29th June 2013 Janis Goodman: With a background in architecture Janis has always enjoyed observing and recording the structure of inner city Leeds where […]

Turning the page

Turning the page

The Craft Centre & Design Gallery ‘Turning the Page’ is a stunning collection of turned wooden vessels exploring the work of Kylie Coles and Peter Archer. Their unique collections demonstrate how diverse wood can be as a material and each produces remarkable contemporary objects for modern living. Peter Archer makes one-off pieces in temperate hardwoods. […]

GIANT OPEN AIR GALLERY

GIANT OPEN AIR GALLERY

A giant open air street gallery of photographs is set to land in Leeds as part of a national tour to illustrate the history, scope and impact of co-operation world-wide. Displayed in The Headrow, Leeds, between 19 November – 14 January, the 24 images on three metre high installations tell how co-operatives rose from the […]