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#Heartyourtown draws to a close

Tue 29 Sep 2020

#Heartyourtown draws to a close

#Heartyourtown has brought colour and creativity from some of our top Kirklees artists to Dewsbury and Huddersfield town centres this summer for us all to enjoy in a socially distanced way. If you've not been able to.....Read more

Watch Holmfirth Arts Festival online from your sofa this weekend

Tue 15 Sep 2020

Watch Holmfirth Arts Festival online from your sofa this weekend

A POPULAR Yorkshire arts festival is going online for its annual celebration in 2020. See all the usual peformances and high quality arts from Holmfirth Arts Festival from your sofa this weekend - 18-20 September. You.....Read more

#HEARTyourtown: Saba Rifat Dewsbury Urban Garden

Tue 01 Sep 2020

#HEARTyourtown: Saba Rifat Dewsbury Urban Garden

A bright and bold sculpture sits outside Dewsbury Town Hall as part of #Heartyourtown. The artwork is inspired by the wild flower garden at Crow Nest Park and local artist Saba Rifat has used the geometric shapes observe.....Read more

#HEARTyourtown - WOVEN outdoor gallery in Dewsbury

Tue 01 Sep 2020

#HEARTyourtown - WOVEN outdoor gallery in Dewsbury

Don’t miss the outdoor photographic exhibition now on display in Market Place in the centre of Dewsbury as part of #Heartyourtown. Some of the most stunning creations from the Woven in Kirklees Festival in Kirklees i.....Read more

Take part in the Urban Canvas virtual driveway painting festival

Tue 25 Aug 2020

Take part in the Urban Canvas virtual driveway painting festival

Urban Canvas would like to invite artists (from professionally established to budding beginners) within the Kirklees creative community to take part in their second ‘virtual’ collaboration. As they can't organise or be.....Read more

#HEARTyourtown - Kirklees Garden Stories in Dewsbury

Tue 25 Aug 2020

#HEARTyourtown - Kirklees Garden Stories in Dewsbury

Ammie Flexen and Kathleen Yore have been 'planting' more ceramic flowers in the garden at The Memorial Gardens in Dewsbury as part of the Kirklees Garden Stories project. These displays of colourful clay flowers refle.....Read more

Artists installing their artwork - #Heartyourtown

Tue 18 Aug 2020

Artists installing their artwork - #Heartyourtown

Watch this lovely video of the artists installing their artwork in Huddersfield and Dewsbury town centres as part of #Heartyourtown..Read more

Have you made your own garden story yet?

Tue 18 Aug 2020

Have you made your own garden story yet?

The Kirklees Garden Stories project continues throughout August so if you've not yet made your own garden story we would love to hear from you! Share on our Facebook page and use the hashtag #gardenstories and #Heartyou.....Read more

#HEARTyourtown

Tue 11 Aug 2020

#HEARTyourtown

Welcome to #HEARTyourtown. As part of our recovery journey from COVID-19 Kirklees Council is investing in local artists and bringing colour and creativity to Huddersfield and Dewsbury Town Centres. Whether you are out.....Read more

NATURE'S MEDICINE

Wed 08 Jul 2020

NATURE'S MEDICINE

I am happy to say that I am participating in an Art Exhibition in the garden at Open Door Gallery, Berkhamsted. As the name suggests, artists will show works that illustrate how important nature has been to them durin.....Read more

OutdoorArtsUK Survey: Impact of Covid-19 on Outdoor Arts

Tue 02 Jun 2020

OutdoorArtsUK Survey: Impact of Covid-19 on Outdoor Arts

OutdoorArtsUK invites you to share some of your thoughts on the impact of the Covid-19 emergency on your work and the future of the Outdoor Arts sector. The answers are intended to feed into a variety of initiatives. .....Read more

Great Get Together projection

Tue 23 Jun 2020

Great Get Together projection

The Great Get Together was this weekend, and on Friday night, artwork that depicted people's hopes, dreams and reflections on the #PowerOfCommunity was projected onto Dewsbury town hall alongside art by Graeme Banderia a.....Read more

Outdoor Events and Performing Arts - Government Update

Fri 17 Jul 2020

Outdoor Events and Performing Arts - Government Update

The Government has announced that outdoor performances to an outdoor audience, will be able to resume in England on Saturday 11 July. According to Events Industry Forum guidance, approved by the Department for Digital, C.....Read more

Mikron launch fundraising appeal to reach historic 50th year

Fri 03 Jul 2020

Mikron launch fundraising appeal to reach historic 50th year

With no income from shows, no shop, no programmes or raffle due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Marsden based Mikron theatre are currently looking at a shortfall of £48,337.49 for next year. Many of you will know that we.....Read more

Holmfirth Arts Festival goes online for 2020 as digital festival

Mon 27 Jul 2020

Holmfirth Arts Festival goes online for 2020 as digital festival

A POPULAR Yorkshire arts festival is going online for its annual celebration in 2020. Holmfirth Arts Festival, now in its 12th year, is set to take place over the weekend of 18-20 September as a digital festival, with p.....Read more

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