With an absolute passion for high quality handcrafted anything, all things interiors and pretty much everything gorgeous, I’ve been looking forward to spending a week with The Craft Centre and Design Gallery Leeds since right back in June. It’s safe to say that upon walking through the doors on a very (very) soggy Tuesday morning, I was instantly in my element greeted by a charming wire sculpted lady who is part of their current front of house exhibition, ‘Figure That.’ After
We took over the Leeds British Art Show Twitter account yesterday @Unfold_Leeds to share with followers what we were most looking forward to in the Visual Arts this year, who inspired us and what we were up to ourselves especially the special shows running alongside The British Art Show. We loved being involved; it's so important to work together to help encourage visitor growth and brand new audiences to the great city of Leeds. You can read our blog on The Leeds Inspired w
Day 1 at the lovely Craft Centre & Design Gallery After a tour of the gallery and a couple of meet & greets with the team, I began my placement by reviewing the three new summer exhibitions – Figure That, Catherine Green & Mandy Pattullo’s print exhibition and Paul Jackson’s solo ceramic showcase. The team wanted a fresh pair of eyes to look at the display and to consider how the overall curation of the space was done – it was a big responsibility to take on as I was no crit
This August Bank Holiday we’ll have some different opening hours so make a note in your diary and we’ll see you to resume normal opening hours from Wednesday 2nd September. Open: Saturday 29th August 10am – 5pm Closed: Sunday 30th August – Tuesday 1st September Wednesday 2nd September – resuming our normal opening hours Happy Holidays folks!