It is Open Studios time again. Lyn Bailey and Sally Parkin are opening their studio workshop over the next two weekends. They are situated above the shop Clocks and Moor, on the first floor at 2 Market Place, Kirkbymoorside and will have plenty of paintings, prints, and fabric works on show. Lyn studied in York […]
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John Creighton is among local artists taking part in North Yorkshire Open Studios over the coming two weekends: you can find him at Appleton le Moors delightful little Reading Room. His work is also on view in York, Harrogate and Hull.
‘Salon des Refusés 2017’ – five local artists in the barn at Barmoors from Sunday 4th June-Sunday 11th June – 10 am until dusk every day. Eileen Gibson – Textiles, Violet Horton – portraits, Sandra Oakins – drawings and linocuts, Alice O’Neill – papercuts, Colin Pearsall – painter, Rosemary Roberts – wood engraver, Hetty Scrope […]
A special interfaith exhibition of weaving and rugs will be on display in Kirkbymoorside Methodist Chapel this Friday and Saturday. Women and girls of different faiths from the UK and Pakistan have been meeting together since 2014 to talk about their lives and their faith. They’ve shared stories from their different traditions and reflected on […]
Established and emerging artists are being invited to submit original pieces of art on postcards for a summer exhibition at the North York Moors National Park’s gallery. Each piece of work will feature in Art to Go, a five-week exhibition at the Inspired by… gallery at Danby which begins on 29 July and aims to […]
Regular visitors to the North York Moors National Park’s art gallery are to be rewarded for their patronage. The popular Inspired by… gallery at The Moors National Park Centre at Danby has introduced a Supporters’ Scheme in its 10th anniversary year offering a range of benefits to regular visitors while also helping to raise funds […]
After a year off to restructure and reorganise, North Yorkshire Open Studios returns in 2017 bigger and better than ever. Dates for the main studio openings are the weekends of June 3/4 and 10/11: more on that soon. Before then, a number of taster events are taking place around North Yorkshire. Here’s a couple that […]
From the North Yorkshire Moors Railway: On show in the heart of York city, the railway has marked the start of its 2017 season with an artistic masterpiece. The incredible 3m by 4m vinyl art work can be seen in all its glory outside York Art Gallery in Exhibition Square and is creating a real […]
An exhibition of prints by Gerard Hobson is now running at Helmsley Arts Centre. Art can be a very personal matter and what appeals to one doesn’t necessarily appeal to another. You may not agree, but this fox made me laugh out loud with pleasure. Since childhood Gerard Hobson has had a love for birds, […]
Last week before Christmas and what better way to celebrate the year than with art, music, food and drink at Bils & Rye! In conjunction with The Piano Workshop, we are delighted to offer an afternoon of music, sloe gin and mince pies! Oh and don’t forget the art… Christmas Opening Times We […]
A collaborative exhibition by photographers Janet and Richard Burdon and scupltor Jennifer Tetlow:
John Creighton’s biography of his father, the well known artist Lewis Creighton, is now available, having been launched in Kirkbymoorside last weekend. Lewis is best known for his moorland oil paintings but there is a great deal more to him than just art. He came from a colouful family who lived in Kirkbymoorside before moving […]
From Friday 29 October to Tuesday 15 November, a number of artists from Leeds will be displaying their work, reflecting their interpretation to Yorkshire landscapes, in the Inspired by… gallery, at The Moors National Park Centre, Danby. The ‘Northern Connection’ exhibition, by selected members of Leeds Fine Artists, shows a direct personal response to Yorkshire […]
After nearly four years building up their gallery business, Kate & Nick Bentley were finally seduced by the old White Horse hotel in Kirkbymoorside. The task of moving the business, with over 1000 exhibits the five miles has begun with a scheduled opening date of 3rd September 2016. The new gallery space will kick off […]
Members of the Ryedale based Moorlands Art Group have organised an annual exhibition to support the hospice every year since the early 90s. So many people turn out to view the paintings and buy their work that they raise hundreds of pounds every year to help the hospice care for patients with life-limiting illnesses. This […]
Exhibition of work by six local artists, including John Creighton of Appleton-le-Moors, coming up on the weekend of June 4 and 5.
We are pleased to welcome back Edinburgh’s Gallery TEN to our art gallery after a very popular show in 2015. Gallery owner, Paul Musgrove has specially selected a range of glass, prints and sculpture for this guest spot in the Museum’s art gallery space. Prints include works by Barbara Rae, Henry Moore, Rosemary Vanns and […]
Yorkshire based ceramicist Charlotte Morrison and textile artist Agnis Smallwood are proud to present ‘Overlooked’, an exhibition focusing on the North York Moors, at the Inspired by… gallery at The Moors National Park Centre in Danby, from Thursday 30 June – Tuesday 19 July 2016. Charlotte is a ceramic designer/maker from the Yorkshire Dales, who […]
A giant piece of “land art” has been unveiled to mark Stage Three of this year’s Tour de Yorkshire cycle race on the top of Sutton Bank. The whopping 70m high, 40m wide white painting on the grassy airfield at the Yorkshire Gliding Club is next to one of the race’s toughest ascents and has […]
The Dutch House is a child friendly art café serving homemade cakes, breakfasts, light lunches and Dutch specialities. Enjoy nature, art, wildlife, organic produce and delicious food in a stunning rural setting, just 15 miles north of York. Set in a 1.6 acre wildlife garden we offer a continental Art Café and shop, the “Kunsthuis” […]
Helmsley Arts Centre is holding an auction of artworks to raise funds, on Janauary 29. There are 40 lots, and you can view the full catalogue on line here.
There will be an exhibition in the Moorside Room on Saturday 28th November entitled Northern Light. Pickering photographers Janet & Richard Burdon and Hutton Buscel based wildlife artist Diane Todd have teamed up to put on a one day Christmas exhibition at the Moorside Room, 9 Church Street in Kirkbymoorside to coincide with the town’s […]
Our popular annual Christmas Fair is being held on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 November at the Moors National Park Centre, Danby. Celebrating the very best of local arts, crafts and seasonal gifts, this free event, opening at 10:30am, offers the chance to buy quality food, drink and gifts direct from the artists and producers […]
Florence and the Uffizi Gallery (12a) will take you on a journey into the city that was once the cradle of the Italian Renaissance, through the most beautiful and representative works of art from the period – from Michelangelo, Brunelleschi, Raphael, Leonardo and Botticelli. The Uffizi Gallery, including the breath taking “Adoration of the Magi” […]
John Creighton is offering a new series of art classes, in his home village of Appleton-le-Moors, for aspiring artists, and anyone who wants to learn or improve. John Creighton is an established artist with recent exhibitions showing in The Mercer Art Gallery in Harrogate, The Crescent in Scarborough, The City Art Gallery in Doncaster and […]
‘Fibres with a Twist’ is a new exhibition of silk painting, crochet, felting and weaving by the Cleveland Fibre Arts textile group. Running alongside this exhibition will be ‘One Moor Year’, featuring paintings by Robin Puplett that capture the drama of the seasons and landscapes of the North York Moors over a calendar year. Both […]
Local artist Colin Pearsall will be exhibiting his work on the 6,7,13 & 14th June. Opening times are 10.30-4.00 with Colin present to answer any questions. The work is essentially a deconstruction of recorded events that have left a personal resonance, I play with arrangements of colours to form strange harmonies, finding reality with a […]
John Creighton of Appleton le Moors is among the local artists exhibiting in North Yorkshire Open Studios on the weekends of June 6-7 and 13-14 . He writes: Why not call in at the wonderful old wood panelled Reading Room nestled at the edge of the village of Appleton-le-Moors, overlooking the glorious countryside of Ryedale […]
North Yorkshire Open Studios is a free event that combines culture, breath-taking views and a chance to hone your navigation skills (not all artists live on main roads!). Each year, artists and makers across the whole of North Yorkshire invite the public into a host of intriguing spaces, from hidden locations on the North Yorkshire […]
Yorkshire based artist Anne Thalheim inspired a group of her friends and neighbours from Appleton Le Moors to create a unique art installation in four community buildings. Their artwork celebrates the annual events, interest groups, history and crucially, the volunteers who year after year, ensure these building’s are maintained, funded and continue to provide for […]
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