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Artwalk: January 2020

29 January 2020, 17:00 - 21:00

Join us for the first Artwalk of 2020.

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To the house
That art built

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It's all happening at our house.

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Workshops & Courses

Print Club

09 June 2020, 18:00 – 14 July 2020, 20:30

Duplicate course Tuesday 21 April – 26 May Print Club is an informal course that gives you...

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Introduction to Printmaking: Six-Week Course

08 June 2020, 18:00 – 13 July 2020, 20:30

Duplicate course running 22 April – 27 May Explore a variety of different traditional printmaking techniques in...

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Events

Studio of Sanctuary Art Workshops 2020

14 January 2020, 10:00 – 02 April 2020, 12:00

Explore printmaking – make new friends – create community

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Botanical Embroidery Workshop

25 April 2020, 13:00 – 25 April 2020, 16:00

Create your own decorative botanical embroidery hoop! Learn contemporary embroidery techniques used specifically for hoop...

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Pop Art Gelli Printing

04 July 2020, 10:00 – 22 July 2020, 13:00

Explore the exciting process of gelatine plate monoprinting with a pop art theme on this...

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Cyanotypes

20 June 2020, 11:00 – 20 June 2020, 16:00

Cyanotypes are cyan-blue prints produced using a photographic printing process. On this one day workshop...

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The Portrait in Graphite & Charcoal: Six-Week Course

08 June 2020, 18:00 – 13 July 2020, 20:30

Gain confidence and develop a strong understanding of how to draw the portrait in graphite...

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Screen Printing Taster Session

27 April 2020, 18:00 – 27 April 2020, 20:30

Enjoy an evening learning the process of screen printing onto paper with the guidance of...

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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

Free entry, everyone welcome.

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For Artists

For Printmakers

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About

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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Coffee and cake, Laura's at The Art House

Featured Video

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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Visit Us.

Our Location

Address

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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Event and meeting space
that truly inspires

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.