Creative Kirklees

Creative Kirklees Arts & Culture in Kirklees

Creative Kirklees is a website for sharing creative events, news and opportunities in Kirklees (covering Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Batley, Holmfirth and surrounding areas)..

At its heart the website is a user driven creative and cultural directory, where members with profiles can add their events, opportunities and news items and showcase their creative work. Content from the site is promoted by a weekly newsletter sent out to around 8,000 subscribers, and on the Creative Kirklees Facebook and Twitter accounts. Follow us at www.facebook.com/creativekirklees and www.twitter.com/cr8tivekirklees

So, if you're an artist, creative organisation,creative business or amateur arts group based in Kirklees, make sure you set up a profile and add your information - we'll then share what you're up to.

The site is free to use and is managed by Kirklees Council.

My Location

Queensgate Market Office

Huddersfield
HD1 2UJ

Telephone: 01484 221 000
Email: arts.creativity@kirklees.gov.uk

Profile Details

My News

Have your say... The art of pricing / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-06-03T00:00:00Z">Mon 03 Jun 2019</span>Have your say... The art of pricing / Mon 03 Jun 2019

More and more arts organisations are having to tread the tightrope between prices that build audiences and prices that build revenues. Set prices t...

Banner Campaign in Huddersfield 2019 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-05-28T00:00:00Z">Tue 28 May 2019</span>Banner Campaign in Huddersfield 2019 / Tue 28 May 2019

Have you seen our new banners which have gone up around Huddersfield Town Centre? They are in place around Huddersfield to showcase many arts and cult...

Help to shape a world class future for music in Kirklees / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-05-24T00:00:00Z">Fri 24 May 2019</span>Help to shape a world class future for music in Kirklees / Fri 24 May 2019

Do you write, make, perform or present music? Do you work in music, teach music, manage a venue, a band, a festival or a label? However you’re involve...

My Events

Yan Tan Tether / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-06-07T00:00:00Z">Fri 07 Jun</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2019-07-13T00:00:00Z">Sat 13 Jul 2019</span> <span>(1 month)</span>Yan Tan Tether / Fri 07 Jun to Sat 13 Jul 2019 (1 month)

Yan Tan Tether is a series of public exhibitions and events exploring how we experience and interact with the various landscapes around us; from the h...

Year of Music 2023 Consultation - Dewsbury / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-06-18T00:00:00Z">Tue 18 Jun 2019</span>Year of Music 2023 Consultation - Dewsbury / Tue 18 Jun 2019

Join the discussion on 18 June at Dewsbury Town Hall about how we can build a world-class music offer that contributes to the identity, economy and co...

Year of Music 2023 Consultation - Huddersfield / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-06-11T00:00:00Z">Tue 11 Jun 2019</span>Year of Music 2023 Consultation - Huddersfield / Tue 11 Jun 2019

Join the discussion on 11 June at the University of Huddersfield about how we can build a world-class music offer that contributes to the identity, ec...

My Opportunities

Growing Great Places: a new community crowdfunding programme / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-07-02T00:00:00Z">Tue 02 Jul 2019</span>Growing Great Places: a new community crowdfunding programme / Tue 02 Jul 2019

Growing Great Places is a new community crowdfunding programme to support citizens and organisations who have great ideas for making our local places ...

Colne Valley Business Network Meeting - 10 July / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-07-10T00:00:00Z">Wed 10 Jul 2019</span>Colne Valley Business Network Meeting - 10 July / Wed 10 Jul 2019

Colne Valley Business Network (CVBN) is a networking group that was started by Kirklees Council that aims to help businesses & organisations in the Co...

Artist Call Out for Sculpture Programme, The Piece Hall Trust / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-07-19T00:00:00Z">Fri 19 Jul 2019</span>Artist Call Out for Sculpture Programme, The Piece Hall Trust / Fri 19 Jul 2019

Platform is a new sculpture programme providing an opportunity for artists to respond to the rich history of textiles, making and production in Halifa...

My Videos

Celebrating why #culturemattersCelebrating why #culturematters

Watch and share the Arts Council's film celebrating how arts and culture has shaped our nation.

Dead Mans Uke at Huddersfield Train StationDead Mans Uke at Huddersfield Train Station

Dead Mans Uke play for commuters at Huddersfield Train station for the launch of Creative Kirklees courtesy of the Grand Northern Ukelele Festival.

Grand Northern Ukulele FestivalGrand Northern Ukulele Festival

Great video about the 2016 Grand Northern Ukulele Festival (GNUF) in Huddersfield - an amazing festival organised by Mary Agnes Krell and her team. L...

My Audio

Radio interview with Huddersfield musician ThaboRadio interview with Huddersfield musician Thabo

Listen to Radio Leeds Interview with Huddersfield musician Thabo - Mon 14 May 2018