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Temporary Contemporary webpages are now live!

Thu 01 Aug 2019

Temporary Contemporary webpages are now live!

The Temporary Contemporary webpages are now live on the University of Huddersfield website! These pages document the first year of Temporary Contemporary in Queensgate Market and there will be more to come. Many of t.....Read more

A super Happening event at Temporary Contemporary

Tue 30 Jul 2019

A super Happening event at Temporary Contemporary

A great Happening event happened at Queensgate Market on Friday evening - with exhibitions , performance art and contemporary music from Simon Woolham, Dee Freud and Ruby Tingle, plus all the usual social gatherings - hi.....Read more

Temporary Contemporary Happening - Thursday 4 July

Tue 02 Jul 2019

Temporary Contemporary Happening - Thursday 4 July

With the Woven Festival still fresh in our minds, this week's Happening event is right on cue! Quilting Together" and "The Laundry Pile" exhibitions launch in the Market Gallery and quilts made from recycled fabric wi.....Read more

Request for book donations please!

Tue 02 Jul 2019

Request for book donations please!

We would be very grateful for any donations of old or unwanted books for our shelves (opposite Market Hardware) in Queensgate Market. As part of the Temporary Contemporary project, we have created a resource for ins.....Read more

Huddersfield Repair Café needs you!

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Huddersfield Repair Café needs you!

Are you interested in helping to run a monthly repair café in Huddersfield Queensgate Market? If you're a fixer of things - for electrical goods, computers, kids’ toys, bikes, wooden bits and random stuff - or can help .....Read more

Piano players wanted for Queensgate Market slots

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Piano players wanted for Queensgate Market slots

Piano players are wanted to play the piano in Queensgate Market on Saturdays for 2 hours and on Sundays in December - this is a paid opportunity. As part of Temporary Contemporary (an initiative which places contemp.....Read more

Award for Queensgate Market & Temporary Contemporary

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Award for Queensgate Market & Temporary Contemporary

Queensgate Market has won the Innovation of the Year Award for the Temporary Contemporary project in Queensgate Market in Huddersfield. The award was given by NABMA (National Association of British Market Authorities) an.....Read more

Queensgate Market mural

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Queensgate Market mural

The mural in Queensgate Market by artist Kasia Breska is complete! Inspired by the history, culture and architecture of the market the mural includes vibrant colours and symbols that hide a word or a phrase, playfully .....Read more

Parlour joins Temporary Contemporary

Wed 17 Oct 2018

Parlour joins Temporary Contemporary

We are please to be joined in Queensgate Market by Victoria from Parley who has set up the Parlour space in the market, just along from the Market Gallery. Parlour is a pilot project and space to encourage arts and .....Read more

Painting of back wall in Temporary Contemporary

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Painting of back wall in Temporary Contemporary

Fresh from finishing the mural in the market with new colourful walls, artist Kasia Breska, has started painting the back wall alongside the Market Gallery. Kasia's wall will use black and white shapes to link with the .....Read more

Black and white shapes in Queensgate Market

Sat 27 Oct 2018

Black and white shapes in Queensgate Market

There's a lovely new wall painted by artist Kasia Breska alongside the Temporary Contemporary gallery in Queensgate Market. Using black and white shapes, Kasia has livened up the wall space with her characteristic design.....Read more

Henry Morris exhibition in Queensgate Market

Wed 31 Oct 2018

Henry Morris exhibition in Queensgate Market

Felt and textile artist, Henry Morris, is exhibiting his felt work in a vacant stall in Queensgate Market until 14 December 2018 as part of the Temporary Contemporary Market Showcase. Henry will be demonstrating his.....Read more

Get rid of your unwanted books!

Tue 06 Nov 2018

Get rid of your unwanted books!

We are looking for donations of old or unwanted books for our empty shelves (opposite Market Hardware) in Queensgate Market. As part of the Temporary Contemporary project, we want to create a resource for inspiratio.....Read more

Temporary Contemporary Happenings

Tue 27 Nov 2018

Temporary Contemporary Happenings

Join us for the second of our monthly 'Temporary Contemporary Happenings' on Thursday 6 December, 5-8pm, in Queensgate Market. Come and meet other artists, creative and those involved in the Temporary Contemporary ini.....Read more

The English Tea Ceremony

Tue 11 Dec 2018

The English Tea Ceremony

Temporary Contemporary are pleased to be able to support this project in Queensgate Market on Thursday 20 and Friday 21 December 2019. Local artist, Dave Helm, in conjunction with arts & health charity HOOT Creative.....Read more

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