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Dimple B. Shah photographed by Cole Ndelu

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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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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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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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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

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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Christmas Fair & Open Studios

07 December 2019, 11:00 – 07 December 2019, 16:00

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Screen Printing Photographs

07 March 2020, 11:00 – 07 March 2020, 16:00

Learn to prepare and screen print your own photographic image onto paper on this one-day...

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Graduate Residency: November 2019

01 November 2019, 00:00 – 30 November 2019, 00:00

Handmade heaven
at The Art House

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

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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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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

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Laura Yuile, Artists in Residence, July 2019

London-based sculptor Laura Yuile was in residence at The Art House throughout July 2019. A Brick Tunnel with a Concrete Floor (on display from 01 August to 12 October 2019), presents new works by Laura Yuile alongside works from the Arts Council Collection. Curated by Lauren Velvick.

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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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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.