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Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy Years

Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy Years

Major new exhibition – 28 May – 5 September 2021 A major new exhibition featuring the earliest works and “lost pots” of one of Britain’s most well known artists is…

July 27, 2020

York Art Gallery reopens for Yorkshire Day

York Art Gallery reopens for Yorkshire Day

Gallery trials new way of opening following impact of COVID-19 York Art Gallery is inviting people to visit for free when it reopens its doors on August 1. The charity…

July 21, 2020

Gillian Lowndes: At the Edge

Gillian Lowndes: At the Edge

Opening 23 November 2019 See the ground-breaking works of Gillian Lowndes (1936-2010), the most radical ceramicist of the twentieth century, in the new exhibition Gillian Lowndes: On the Edge, showcased…

October 31, 2019

York Museums Trust’s Open Weekend

York Museums Trust’s Open Weekend

York residents are invited to visit three of York’s most popular attractions for free this weekend. York Art Gallery, the Yorkshire Museum and York Castle Museum are all free to…

June 20, 2019

New Chair of Trustees Appointed at York Museums Trust

New Chair of Trustees Appointed at York Museums Trust

21 February 2019 An expert in large scale strategic property and regeneration projects has been named the new Chair of the Trustees for York Museums Trust (YMT). James Grierson, from…

February 21, 2019

York Museums Trust Granted Subject Specialist Networks Project Funding

York Museums Trust Granted Subject Specialist Networks Project Funding

13 December 2018 York Museums Trust have been given Subject Specialist Networks Project Funding to support and strengthen their Contemporary Studio Ceramics Subject Specialist Network. The £78,025 funding will enable…

December 13, 2018

Free Entry to York Art Gallery with a National Lottery Ticket

Free Entry to York Art Gallery with a National Lottery Ticket

4 December 2018 From 8-9 December 2018, York Art Gallery are opening their doors for free to National Lottery players. The gallery is one of hundreds of participating National Lottery-funded…

December 4, 2018

York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery and the Yorkshire Museum Open As Normal

York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery and the Yorkshire Museum Open As Normal

1 March 2018 York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery and the Yorkshire Museum are all open normal hours this week. The Artists Garden and the Edible Wood behind York Art…

March 1, 2018

Visit York Museums Trust sites for free this York Residents’ Festival January 27 and 28 2018

Visit York Museums Trust sites for free this York Residents’ Festival January 27 and 28 2018

19 January 2018 March with the Suffragettes at York Castle Museum, learn about the birdlife of the York Museum Gardens and be inspired by the art of York Art Gallery…

January 19, 2018

York Museums Trust To Host Consultation Meetings To Improve Access Across Sites

York Museums Trust To Host Consultation Meetings To Improve Access Across Sites

16 January 2018 York Museums Trust’s Access Team is looking for volunteers to help develop new ideas and activities to ensure our venues are as accessible as possible to everyone.…

January 16, 2018

Rethink Ceramic Art

CoCA SSN Symposium January 2020 by Jane Audas

CoCA SSN Symposium January 2020 by Jane Audas

The latest CoCA SSN Symposium: The Curator’s Challenge – Reinterpreting and Re-imagining Ceramic Collections, was held on Thursday, 30 January 2020 in the Gas Hall, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG). It was billed as a symposia exploring the challenges and opportunities in rethinking approaches to displaying ceramics in museum collections.

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Royal College of Art –  Work in Progress

Royal College of Art – Work in Progress

A view by Paul Bailey to the show An insight into the creative process can be …

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Emerging Potters Jan-March 2020

Emerging Potters Jan-March 2020

Welcome to the new magazine for 2020. In this edition we look at a fascinating …

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Emerging Potters Oct-Dec 2019

Emerging Potters Oct-Dec 2019

Here's the final edition of Emerging Potters magazine for 2019.

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