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A Gift from The Art House

A collaborative project that celebrates creativity and brings us together through art! Our Gift Boxes...

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Joint Residency Announcement

From The Art House and Outside In

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Temporary Closure Announcement

The Art House will temporarily close from Thursday 5 November 2020. 

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The Art House Shop

Showcasing the talent, skill, and originality of independent artists, designers and makers

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The Latest

It's all happening at our house.

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Workshops & Courses

The Fundamentals of Drawing & Painting (Online Workshop)

30 January 2021 10:00 – 31 January 2021 12:00

Explore the fundamentals of drawing and painting from observation on this 2-day online workshop taught...

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Introduction to Printmaking: Six Week Course

22 February 2021 18:00 – 29 March 2021 20:30

Explore a range of different printmaking techniques on our beginners six-week evening course. Learn how...

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SOLD OUT: The Portrait in Graphite & Charcoal: Six Week Course

22 February 2021 18:00 – 29 March 2021 20:30

Add your name to the waitlist to be notified if a place becomes available. In...

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Introduction to Bookbinding: Three Week Course

17 March 2021 18:00 – 31 March 2021 20:30

Explore the basics of bookbinding on this 3 week evening course. Learn how to use the...

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The perfect way to support creatives and shop local. Showcasing the talent, skill, and originality of independent artists, designers and makers.

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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.

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Community Projects

Working with people from all sorts of backgrounds and specialists groups, we undertake a range of community projects. We aim to use arts, culture and the creative process to bring people together, nurture potential and contribute to the building of a cohesive community.

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A Gift from The Art House

A collaborative project that celebrates creativity and brings us together through art! In December 2020 one thousand Gift Boxes were created by artists and distributed to children throughout Wakefield.

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Our Location

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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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