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York Museums Trust Appoint Fundraising Manager

York Museums Trust Appoint Fundraising Manager

10 January 2017 York Museums Trust have appointed a fundraising manager to help the charity increase income for major projects, new exhibitions and events. Rebecca Williams, 33, joins the Trust from…

January 10, 2017

Moore, Picasso and Nash – Three New Exhibitions Confirmed for 2017 at York Art Gallery

Moore, Picasso and Nash – Three New Exhibitions Confirmed for 2017 at York Art Gallery

22 December 2016 Albert Moore: Of Beauty and Aesthetics 7 April 2017 – 1 October 2017 York Art Gallery presents the first solo exhibition of York born artist Albert Joseph…

December 22, 2016

York Art Gallery Nominated for the European Museum of the Year 2017

York Art Gallery Nominated for the European Museum of the Year 2017

2 December 2016 York Art Gallery has been nominated for the prestigious European Museum of the Year Award (EMYA) 2017. The gallery is the only British museum on the list…

December 2, 2016

ALIVE: Art Between Life and Science – New Display At York Art Gallery To Open 9 December 2016

ALIVE: Art Between Life and Science – New Display At York Art Gallery To Open 9 December 2016

30 November 2016 Artwork inspired by the ground-breaking medical and scientific research being undertaken at the University of York is to go on display at York Art Gallery next month.…

November 30, 2016

The Anthony Shaw Space at the Centre of Ceramic Art Re-Opens Following Re-Display By Tessa Peters

The Anthony Shaw Space at the Centre of Ceramic Art Re-Opens Following Re-Display By Tessa Peters

18 November 2016 CoCA is a new national resource which aims to encourage greater understanding and enjoyment of British studio ceramics. Formed mainly of large gifts from significant private collections…

November 18, 2016

YMT Card Exclusive – Members’ Christmas Shopping Days 2016

YMT Card Exclusive – Members’ Christmas Shopping Days 2016

27 October 2016 On Saturday 19 November and Saturday 10 December 2016, YMT Cardholders will receive a 20% discount on their purchases rather than the usual 10%. This will apply…

October 27, 2016

York Art Gallery Announced Winners of the Family Friendly Museum Award 2016

York Art Gallery Announced Winners of the Family Friendly Museum Award 2016

10 October 2016 York Art Gallery has today been announced as the Family Friendly Museum 2016 by renowned charity Kids in Museums, sponsored by Philip Mould Gallery and Association of Leading…

October 10, 2016

Exclusive YMT Card Holders’ Exhibition Preview For ‘Flesh’ At York Art Gallery Announced

Exclusive YMT Card Holders’ Exhibition Preview For ‘Flesh’ At York Art Gallery Announced

13 September 2016 Be the among the first to see York Art Gallery’s new exhibition Flesh at an exclusive private viewing for YMT Card holders on 22 September 2016 from 2pm…

September 13, 2016

Opportunity Now Available For New Trustees To Join The Board At York Museums Trust

Opportunity Now Available For New Trustees To Join The Board At York Museums Trust

8 September 2016 Since its formation in 2002 YMT has developed into an innovative, energetic and successful organisation responding creatively and positively to a demanding and fast changing environment. YMT…

September 8, 2016

York Art Gallery In A Spin Over World Famous Pottery Wheel

York Art Gallery In A Spin Over World Famous Pottery Wheel

5 September 2016 Hans Coper’s pottery wheel, which he made himself in 1959 and used to create many of his world-renowned ceramic works, is on display at York Art Gallery…

September 5, 2016

Rethink Ceramic Art

3th International Residency Program at the Escuela de Arte “Talavera”

3th International Residency Program at the Escuela de Arte “Talavera”

With the collaboration of the Ayuntamiento (city government) of Talavera de la Reina, the Talavera School of Art has instituted this program directed at professionals and non-Spanish artists. Three international residency awards, two in the field of ceramics and one in photography, will be awarded for the academic year 2017 -2018.

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Potters Open Day – Dacorum & Chiltern Potters Guild

Potters Open Day – Dacorum & Chiltern Potters Guild

This year's 40th anniversary Potters Open Day will feature a lecture from Felicity Aylieff and demonstrations from Chris Taylor and Walter Keeler.

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COLLECT 2017 INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR

COLLECT 2017 INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR

Paul Bailey's pick of the pots from Collect 2017 including ceramicist Julie Massie.

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The Brown Betty: 300 years and counting

The Brown Betty: 300 years and counting

Ian McIntyre unearths the surprising history and enduring appeal of this archetypal teapot.

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