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A Laboratory for Survival: Cole Ndelu & Dimple B. Shah

31 October 2019 - 21 December 2019

The Art House and The Royal Over-Seas League are pleased to present A Laboratory for Survival, an...

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Solo Residencies 2020/21

The Art House is seeking proposals from individual artists who would like to develop and...

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Introduction to Printmaking: Six-Week Course

13 January 2020, 18:00 - 17 February 2020, 20:30

Explore a variety of different traditional printmaking techniques in our professional print studio. The course...

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Residencies

Maybelle Peters

01 March 2020 – 31 March 2020

Artist-in-residence for March 2020, Maybelle Peters is a London based artist and filmmaker.

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Bookbinding, Next Steps: Three-Week Course

15 January 2020, 18:00 – 29 January 2020, 20:30

Develop your skills in bookbinding and continue to practise and learn new stitching and gluing...

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Events

Clinic: Members’ Professional Development Sessions

22 January 2020, 14:00 – 22 January 2020, 16:00

Clinic drop-in sessions are run by The Art House Programme Team and are free to...

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Japanese Woodcut

04 April 2020, 11:00 – 04 April 2020, 16:00

Explore the art of mokuhanga, the traditional Japanese woodblock printing technique on our one day...

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Exhibitions

A Laboratory for Survival: Cole Ndelu & Dimple B. Shah

31 October 2019 – 21 December 2019

The Art House and The Royal Over-Seas League are pleased to present A Laboratory for Survival, an...

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Workshops & Courses

Bookbinding Workshop

28 March 2020, 11:00 – 28 March 2020, 16:00

On this day workshop you will learn how to use the tools, materials and techniques...

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Weave a Wall Hanging Workshop

21 March 2020, 13:00 – 21 March 2020, 16:00

Enjoy an afternoon weaving your very own wall hanging. You will learn how to explore...

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Lino Printing Workshop

14 March 2020, 11:00 – 14 March 2020, 16:00

Linocut is a traditional relief printing technique where a print is taken from the surface...

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Exhibitions

Maybelle Peters: Residency Exhibition

25 March 2020 – 16 May 2020

Maybelle Peters is a London based artist and filmmaker working in film and CGI.

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#Shop local this Christmas
at The Art House

Discover a range of beautiful cards, gifts, artwork, and more.
All handmade by locally based artists and makers.

Plus gift vouchers designed for the creative people in your life!

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The Art Shop at The Art House, Wakefield

Who's it for?

Our house is your house.

The Art House provides time, space and support for artists, makers and creative businesses to develop their practice. It is a place where artists and audiences of all kinds are welcome to engage with the creative process through a year-round programme of exhibitions and events.

Opening hours
Monday: 09:00 – 20:30
Tuesday: 09:00 – 17:00
Wednesday: 09:00 – 20:30
Thursday: 09:00 – 17:00
Friday: 09:00 – 17:00
Saturday: 09:00 – 17:00
Sunday: Closed

The Art House will close for Christmas on 24 December at 13:00 and reopen on 02 January at 09:00

Please note, we will also be closing at 17:00 on 23 December

Free entry, everyone welcome.

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Laura's at The Art House

Delicious Italian coffee and cakes to eat in or take away from Laura’s at The Art House, situated in our foyer.

 

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Cole Ndelu & Dimple B. Shah: ROSL Artists in Residence, Autumn 2019

The annual ROSL International Residency with The Art House invites two early career artists living and working in commonwealth countries for an eight week residency in UK, between London and Wakefield.

This year Cole Ndelu and Dimple B. Shah were selected by a panel of curators and professionals from ROSL, The Art House, The Tetley and Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

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The Art House, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2TE

Public Transport

The Art House is located just 60 seconds walk from Wakefield Westgate railway station. The free city bus connects us to key locations around the city centre, including Wakefield bus station and The Hepworth Wakefield.

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Discover a range of affordable event spaces and meeting rooms, all set in our creative and conveniently located city centre location.

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Meeting room hire in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.