Today we went to the Saltaire Arts Trail. The arts trail is wonderful and captures the spirit of creativity and craft skills on which the city of Bradford was built. The houses are opened up as art galleries and organised as a trail. This event is deeply associated with the identity and history of Saltaire. If… Read More »
I have been enjoying the Tate Channel – an online collection of videos with artists of various shades.
The Advent exhibition at Leftbank last Friday was was one of those thrilling ‘glad we came’ evenings.
An interactive installation by John Green at the Keighley Arts Factory from Friday 11th September to Wednesday 30th September 2009. The artist gives us a tour of the piece and explains his motivation. I liked John and after we shot this he told me how he had come to art late in life and a… Read More »
I love David Hockney's pictures. I warm to him perhaps because, like me, he was born in Bradford and I often pop in to Salts Mill to see his work. I met his friend the late Jonathan Silver once and there are people like them who have a wonderful independence and way of looking at… Read More »
Venues in Yorkshire Jump to: SheffieldWakefieldYorkHullLeedsBradfordHalifaxKeighleyOtley SHEFFIELD Persistence Works, Sheffield What they say about themselves: The UK’s first purpose-built fine art and crafts studio complex provides a range of facilities with public access for up to 89 fine artists and craftspeople on a highly prominent site in Sheffield’s cultural quarter. Website Millennium Gallery,… Read More »