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Centre of Ceramic Art granted membership of the International Academy of Ceramics

Centre of Ceramic Art granted membership of the International Academy of Ceramics

3 October 2017 The Centre of Ceramic Art (CoCA) at York Art Gallery has been awarded membership of the prestigious International Academy of Ceramics (IAC). CoCA was one of a…

October 3, 2017

World renowned art experts in York for Picasso events

World renowned art experts in York for Picasso events

29 August 2017 Two internationally renowend art critics are coming to York to speak about the life and work of Pablo Picasso. On Monday (September 4) Dr Marilyn McCully will…

August 29, 2017

PICASSO: Ceramics from the Attenborough Collection – A Major New Exhibition at York Art Gallery

PICASSO: Ceramics from the Attenborough Collection – A Major New Exhibition at York Art Gallery

18 July 2017 Ceramic works of art by one of the world’s most famous artists, Pablo Picasso, go on public display at the Centre of Ceramic Art in York Art…

July 18, 2017

Double Discount Shopping Day at all of our sites for YMT Card Holders on 15 July 2017

Double Discount Shopping Day at all of our sites for YMT Card Holders on 15 July 2017

11 July 2017 Join us on Saturday 15 July for a YMT Card Holders shopping special with 20% discount in our gift shops at the Yorkshire Museum, York Castle Museum…

July 11, 2017

York Museums Trust Successful in Arts Council England Bid

York Museums Trust Successful in Arts Council England Bid

27 June 2017 York Museums Trust has been successful in securing £4.9 million of Arts Council England funding over the next four years. The Trust was rated strong in every…

June 27, 2017

York Art Gallery wins Visitor Attraction of the Year at the Visit York Tourism Awards

York Art Gallery wins Visitor Attraction of the Year at the Visit York Tourism Awards

23 June 2017 York Art Gallery has been named as the Visitor Attraction of the Year (Over 50,000 visitors) at this year’s Visit York Tourism Awards. This is the second…

June 23, 2017

York Museums Trust Phone Lines Repaired

York Museums Trust Phone Lines Repaired

20 June 2017 The York Museums Trust phone lines have now been repaired and our central number is now contactable – 01904 687687 – which can be used for all…

June 20, 2017

York Museums Trust Phone Lines Currently Down

York Museums Trust Phone Lines Currently Down

19 June 2017 Please note that the York Museums Trust phone lines are currently down, which includes our central number of 01905 687687 for the Yorkshire Museum, York Art Gallery…

June 19, 2017

Significant Court Ruling on Rates in favour of York Museums Trust

Significant Court Ruling on Rates in favour of York Museums Trust

6 June 2017 York Museums Trust’s business rates have been reduced following a court ruling which could have a significant impact on the way English and Welsh museums are valued…

June 6, 2017

Bag Search at York Museums Trust Venues

Bag Search at York Museums Trust Venues

24 May 2017 In light of the recent attack in Manchester, York Museums Trust has increased security measures at all sites. With immediate effect, all bags will be searched and…

May 24, 2017

Rethink Ceramic Art

FOUNT, AirSpace Gallery

FOUNT, AirSpace Gallery

FOUNT - AirSpace Gallery has commissioned two artists to respond to the concept of public fountains

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VIGOROUS FORM – Contemporary Ceramics Show

VIGOROUS FORM – Contemporary Ceramics Show

VIGOROUS FORM - Contemporary Ceramics show featuring Andrew Casto, Tessa Eastman, Shannon Goff, David Hicks, Linda Lopez and Alex Simpson. Curated by Courtenay Moon. 

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EMERGING POTTERS OCT-DEC 17

EMERGING POTTERS OCT-DEC 17

We catch up with the latest edition of Emerging Potters, the free quarterly online magazine for makers starting their career and anyone interested in ceramics.

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Kate Haywood’s ‘Hoard’ reimagined

Kate Haywood’s ‘Hoard’ reimagined

CoCA volunteer Tim Pearce reflects on the 'Hoard' exhibition by artist Kate Haywood at York Art Gallery.

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