Galleries and Exhibitions

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park - Visitor Centre

Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP), West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4 2AH, is internationally known for its sculpture in the environment of the Bretton Country Park. High quality exhibitions include sculpture in the landscape, but also exhibitions of artists' drawings, paintings, and maquettes.

The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield, Gallery Walk, Wakefield, WF1 5AW. Yorkshire's home to the sculptures of Barbara Hepworth, this contemporary modern gallery also hosts exhibitions of many other artists and even a programme of live music in its café-restaurant.

Cooper Gallery

The Cooper Gallery, Church Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 2AH, is a vibrant creative art-space in the heart of Barnsley town centre. It has a regular programme of contemporary touring exhibitions and exciting events. The Gallery is also home to the Craft Showcase which features crafts and artwork for sale by regional and local artists. (read more...)

AC Gallery

The ac Gallery is located at 11 Byram Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1DA. (Current exhibitions...)

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AA

Leeds Gallery

Gallery, Munro House, York Street, Leeds, LS9 8AG. The Gallery is a private, commercial art gallery, that exhibits and represents artists specialising in all types of art.

Henry Moore Institute

The Henry Moore Institute, 74 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 3AH, is known internationally for its wide-ranging programme of sculpture exhibitions and research.


Secret 7 at Somerset House

April to May 2015

Each year Secret 7” take an iconic track from seven legendary musicians and press each one 100 times to vinyl. Each record receives a one-of-a-kind sleeve, as designed by 700 creatives, which will be displayed in a month-long exhibition.

Local artist, Lisa V Robinson, based in Westgate Studios, Wakefield, currently has a sleeve in the Secret 7 exhibition.

Lisa aims to "push the boundaries of painting beyond two dimensions, by creating a fictional space within the canvas." (read more...)

Ferens Art Gallery

As well as a regular programme of events, the Hull gallery's permanent collection of paintings and sculpture spans artistic periods from medieval times to the present day. The collection includes European Old Masters, portraiture, marine paintings, and modern and contemporary British art. Highlights include masterpieces by Frans Hals, Antonio Canaletto, Stanley Spencer, David Hockney, Helen Chadwick and Gillian Wearing.


Coming Up

Various workshops at The Art House

Various events and workshops at The Hepworth Wakefield

Various events and workshops at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Various events and workshops at the Cooper Gallery

The Hepworth Wakefield

The Cooper Gallery

Leeds Art Gallery

The Henry Moore Institute

Secret 7

Ferens Art Gallery Hull
Salts Mil

Salts Mill

Known for its association with David Hockney, the Mill gallery shows a permanent exhibition of 'The Arrival of Spring' by David Hockney.

Sheffield Galleries and Graves Gallery

The Graves' collection includes works by Cezanne, Burne-Jones, Turner, Bridget Riley and Damien Hirst.


Graves Art Gallery

Artist Studios

Westgate Studios and Art Walk

Westgate Studios, Westgate, Wakefield, provides studio facilities for artists, musicians, craft makers, film makers and writers. They also have a project space available for exhibitions as well as other exhibiting spaces within the building.

Westgate Studios is an independent, unfunded voice for the arts in Wakefield. Exhibitions and events.

The Art House

The Art House, Drury Lane, Wakefield, WF1 2TE, provides Time, Space and Support for artists to develop their work and connect with audiences through:

Residencies and artist commissions
Artist Mentoring, focused on artist development
Artist-led sharing of best practice
Physical and virtual exhibitions, workshops and events

(find out more...)