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Screen Printing: Paper – Taster Session – January

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Screen Printing: Paper – Taster Session – January

Thurs 24 January 2019 £30 - Evening session 6 - 9pm Tutor: Neil Anderson Spend an evening with artist Neil Anderson and create your own screen prints. Screen printing/silk screen printing is the process wher.....Read more

Music of Consequence: Wagner, Ravel and Shostakovich

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Music of Consequence: Wagner, Ravel and Shostakovich

Part of the Kirklees Concert Season 2018/2019 Few pieces demonstrate the effects of war more starkly than Ravel’s Piano Concerto in D major, written for the Austrian pianist Paul Wittgenstein, who lost his right arm.....Read more

Dale Holmes & Garry Clarkson exhibition

Thu 10 to Sat 26 Jan 2019 (2 weeks)

Dale Holmes & Garry Clarkson exhibition

Two new exhibitions launch the Market Gallery's 2019 programme of exhibitions. Dale Holmes' Monument to Carl Einstein Garry Clarkson's Empire of Memory Preview evening and Temporary Contemporary Happening takes pl.....Read more

Everest Experiences

Fri 25 Jan 2019

Everest Experiences

Would you survive a broken leg near the summit of Everest? Come along to hear the tales, and see the photos of one man, Conan Harrod, who did just that. Doors and bar open 19.00, talk from 19.30. Seating is unreserved.....Read more

Art in the Barn

Sat 12 Jan to Sun 03 Feb 2019 (3 weeks)

Art in the Barn

Saturday 12 January to Sunday 3 February 11am-4pm (closed Mondays & Tuesdays) Our popular annual art exhibition and sale featuring the work of local artists in the Visitor Centre Barn. Free entry with many works availa.....Read more

Insiders v Outsiders Art Lecture Series

Sun 13 Jan to Sun 10 Feb 2019 (1 month)

Insiders v Outsiders Art Lecture Series

Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man Sunday 13 January 2pm Simon Poë discusses an image from the Bible story of Jacob and Esau and looks at the dominance of the ‘smooth men’. This first talk ex.....Read more

The Art Class

Sat 12 Jan to Sat 09 Feb 2019 (1 month)

The Art Class

Saturday Art Class returns for the New Year. Our lovely tutor, Lizzie, leads this general art class for adults - perfect weekend wind down after a busy working week. Experiment with a range of techniques, including p.....Read more

Colour Mixing for Screen Printing - Create! Workshop - January

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Colour Mixing for Screen Printing - Create! Workshop - January

Sat 26 January 2019 £45 - Day Workshop 10.30 - 3 Tutor: Clare Grace How can we use colour to make an impact, to express a mood and/or to make a statement in our print work? How do you use colour? Are you intuit.....Read more

Barry Steele and Friends

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Barry Steele and Friends

He’s the man with the sunglasses and the black suit who delivered some of the world’s darkest and most emotional ballads, yet Texas-born Roy Orbison remains one of the most distinctive looking, and sounding performers in.....Read more

Pablo's Paintings - Live at Vinyl Tap

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Pablo's Paintings - Live at Vinyl Tap

Leeds band Pablo's Paintings come to the shop in January fresh from playing a session for BBC Music Introducing in West Yorkshire last week, they are reet good! Pablo's Paintings focus simple melody through a crooked .....Read more

Here's The Steeple + Friends

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Here's The Steeple + Friends

Here's The Steeple (formerly Run The River) is delighted to announce the launch event for their new album, High Hopes. The night will feature a host of musicians including a band, backing singers and a chamber orchestra.....Read more

Baby and Me

Tue 08 Jan to Tue 12 Feb 2019 (1 month)

Baby and Me

Baby & Me is our art class especially for adults with babies. It's the brainchild of Vicki Senior, experienced art tutor and mum to a young family. When your new arrival comes along, there is so much out there to stimula.....Read more

Beginners Photography Workshop - West Yorkshire

Sun 27 Jan 2019

Beginners Photography Workshop - West Yorkshire

Photography, and in particular landscape photography has never been as popular as it is right now. There’s so much readily available information on the internet, and various classroom based courses and workshops that it .....Read more

The Sound of Colour

Sat 12 Jan to Sat 23 Feb 2019 (1 month)

The Sound of Colour

A selected group exhibition of visual art, inspired by modern and contemporary musicians, music and dance. Artwork featured will range from portraits of renowned musicians, to colourful abstracts; an eclectic mix is prom.....Read more

Volunteer Open Day

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Volunteer Open Day

Email volunteerNCM@ncm.org.uk to book your place or ask questions Pop in anytime between 10am and 2pm to: Chat to our volunteers See the kinds of things you can do at the Museum Have a look around .....Read more

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