Review: Illuminating York 2014, tonight and tomorrow, 6.30pm to 10pm.

York Press: ILLUMINATING YORK: Hidden Worlds being projected onto the York Crown Court Building, in the centre of York.Picture: Kippa Matthews

4:53pm Friday 31st October 2014

YORK is as much a city of science as art. They are not always the happiest of bedfellows – often falling out over which one should receive preferential funding – but they bond most beautifully every October half-term in a four-day festival of light.

Locos In A Different Light, National Railway Museum, until November 2

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1:19pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

NATIONAL Railway Museum visitors can experience a Trainspotting adventure through the York museum’s annual autumn evening spectacular, Locos In A Different Light.

Robert E Fuller exhibtion, Thixendale, November 8

York Press: Robert Fuller with his owl painting (5639816)

10:12am Wednesday 29th October 2014

AN art exhibition celebrating the wealth of wildlife to be found in Yorkshire opens in Thixendale, on November 8.

Seeper’s Hidden Worlds, Illuminating York Festival until November 1

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3:08pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE ninth Illuminating York Festival takes the theme of York’s Leading Lights in a celebration of innovation and discovery in the city.

Value Of The Find exhibition, St Mary's, Coppergate, York, October 25-November 2

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9:25am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A NEW exhibition created by students from York College will open at St Mary's in Coppergate this weekend.

Seebohm Rowntree inspired light installation, According To McGee, Tower Street, York, October 31 and November 1

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2:22pm Friday 17th October 2014

ACCORDING To McGee is collaborating with the 2014 Illuminating York festival for a gallery showcase of work by people who have experienced homelessness and by youngsters in wheelchairs on October 31 and November 1.

The Hallows Gate, York Terror Trail, October 22 to November 2

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3:21pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THIS Hallowe'en, the Nightshade Productions guides on the York Terror Trail invite you to join them for The Hallows Gate, an adventure through the city's past that will run every night from October 22 to November 2.

Anita Bowerman's Tour de France exhibition goes to Ilkley

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12:48pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

HARROGATE artist Anita Bowerman is taking up an invitation to exhibit her Tour de France mementos at a special one-day only exhibition in Ilkley.

James Wheeler and John Thornton's joint exhibition, Chantry House Art Gallery, Ripley, near Harrogate, until October 19

York Press:

11:14am Saturday 4th October 2014

CHANTRY House Art Gallery is hosting a joint exhibition of new work by Yorkshire artists John Thornton and James Wheeler to celebrate their 70th birthdays this autumn.

Andrew Cross's art installation Parallel Lines, National Railway Museum, York, until March 2015

York Press: The National Railway Museum's Exhibition " Parallel Tracks " which will open in the gallery space on September 26th    Artist Andrew Cross   Picture Frank Dwyer (10782121)

1:55pm Friday 3rd October 2014

BETWEEN this month and March next year, the National Railway Museum is lifting the lid on the much misunderstood hobby of trainspotting.

Andres Jarolslavsky, MA Creative Practice exhibition, the Gallery at Munro House, Leeds, October 9 to November 8

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3:35pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

YORK artist Andres Jaroslavsky has made as big an impact as his paintings in his year on the inaugural Creative Practice MA art course at Leeds College of Art.

Rock’n’Roll Photography by Ami Barwell, The Fossgate Social, York, October 3 to November 30

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3:26pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

FROM tomorrow, the gnarled and warty face of rock survivor Lemmy will greet you at the door of The Fossgate Social bar in Fossgate, York.

David Baumforth: York, Yorkshire & The North East Coast, According To McGee, Tower Street, York, October 4 to 26

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9:32am Wednesday 1st October 2014

YORK contemporary gallery According To McGee wraps up its 10th anniversary celebrations with the final instalment of the Trailblazers Of Contemporary Art series from this weekend.

Ann Petherick's Lasting Impressions, King's Manor, Exhibition Square, York until December 19

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2:43pm Friday 19th September 2014

ANN Petherick is holding one of her “out of gallery experiences”, as she calls her enterprises beyond Kentmere House Gallery, in an exhibition of original prints at the King's Manor, Exhibition Square, York.

Catherine Sutcliffe-Fuller's exhibition - Land With Opportunity, New School House Gallery, Peasholme Green, York, until October 25

York Press:

3:54pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Print-maker Catherine Sutcliffe-Fuller has been drawing inspiration from the land below where a shopping centre now stands, reports CHARLES HUTCHINSON.

Terry Brett celebrates Pyramid Gallery's 20th anniversary

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3:37pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Terry Brett is celebrating 20 years of running Pyramid Gallery in York. He tells CHARLES HUTCHINSON about the art of giving.

David Stephenson and Gail Hurst exhibition, Ryedale Folk Museum until October 5

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3:21pm Thursday 18th September 2014

BLACKSMITH David Stephenson and artist Gail Hurst have collaborated for an exhibition in the art gallery at Ryedale Folk Museum.

Staithes Arts & Heritage Festival, September 13 -14

York Press: Full English 1 by Ian Burke (oils on canvas) (10191213)

12:01pm Thursday 11th September 2014

NO fewer than 130 artists will be creating temporary galleries in the fishing-village houses of Staithes as part of Staithes Arts & Heritage Festival on Saturday and Sunday.

Peter Blake exhibition, Pyramid Gallery, York, September 12 to October 21

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11:49am Thursday 11th September 2014

PYRAMID Gallery is to exhibit 25 signed original screen prints by the godfather of Pop Art, Sir Peter Blake, from tomorrow.

Landscapes by Peter Watson, Gallery @ The Spa, Bridlington, September 15 to 27

York Press:

8:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

DRAMATIC landscapes by Scarborough artist Peter Watson, including some inspired by the recent Tour de France Grand Départ, go on show in Bridlington next week.

Rock’n’Roll Photography by Ami Barwell, Fossgate Social, October 3 to November 3

York Press:

2:58pm Monday 8th September 2014

AMI Barwell will exhibit her rock’n’roll photography at the Fossgate Social bar, in Fossgate, in her adopted home city of York from October 3.

Heslington Flower and Art Festival, Heslington Church, until September 7

York Press:

10:09am Saturday 6th September 2014

ART and flowers will be on show in Heslington this weekend.

Art Without Fuss, St Helen's Church, Escrick, September 6

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10:07am Saturday 6th September 2014

ST Helen's Church, in Escrick, near York, is holding its first fund-raising exhibition, Art Without Fuss.

Feast day of St Giles celebrated in Gillygate

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4:15pm Friday 5th September 2014

WERE you in the vicinity of Gillygate in York on Monday this week? Did you see two figures wearing antlers and capes festooned with imagery of deer as they made their way along the street during the afternoon hours with their pop-up hermit's cave, camera, questionnaires and story of how St Giles became a saint.?

Art Without Fuss, St Helen's Church, Escrick, until September 6

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11:45am Friday 5th September 2014

ST Helen's Church, in Escrick, near York, is holding its first fund-raising exhibition, Art Without Fuss.

Robert Fuller exhibition, Burton Agnes Hall, near Driffield, September 12 to October 5

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1:06pm Thursday 4th September 2014

ROBERT E Fuller's exhibition of wildlife from the grounds of Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes, near Driffield, opens at the East Riding stately home on September 12.

Marie Louise Wrightson exhibits Down The Rabbit Hole, Creative Fine Arts, Beverley, September 17 to October 26

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1:04pm Thursday 4th September 2014

MAKE a note of these important dates and you won't be late.

British Wildlife Photography exhibition heading to Nunnington Hall in 2015

York Press: The winning picture ‘The Tourist’, is by Lee Acaster, for his image of a Greylag Goose in London.  
The British Wildlife Photography Awards proudly announce the winners for 2014.  The Awards celebrate both the work of amateur and professional

3:02pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

AN EXHIBITION of wildlife images and videos celebrating the diversity of British wildlife is coming to North

Rare photographs capture new insight into life of royals

York Press: Clare Fletcher, of Beningbrough Hall, in front of one of the Lichfield photographs in the exhibition. Pic: Mike Tipping (9874753)

8:41am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

THE Queen laughing and looking relaxed aboard the Royal Yacht, Britannia, and a young Prince Charles at Balmoral are just two of the rare photographs on display in a North Yorkshire exhibition.

Matt cartoon exhibition hopes to draw in the crowds

York Press:

9:18am Monday 1st September 2014

A STATELY home in Ryedale is getting ready to stage an exhibition of one of the country's best loved cartoonists.

Review: Within This Landscape, Common Ground Theatre Company, Coxwold, August 23 to 25

York Press: York playwright Hannah Davies

2:43pm Friday 29th August 2014

THINK of Coxwold and probably your first thought is of Shandy Hall, Tristram Shandy and parish priest cum provocative writer, Laurence Sterne.

Miriam Laville exhibition, Pocklington Arts Centre, September 2 to October 3

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4:13pm Thursday 28th August 2014

POCKLINGTON Arts Centre introduces the art of Miriam Laville in its September exhibition.

Patrick Smith, White Room Gallery, Bootham, York, September 3 to October 4

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10:15am Thursday 28th August 2014

YORK artist Patrick Smith is excited to be exhibiting his work again in his home city.

Spirited Wildlife, Inspired by… gallery, The Moors National Park Centre, Danby, until September 16

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3:15pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE wildlife of the North York Moors National Park worked in wire and willow, cast in bronze and portrayed in watercolours is the subject of the exhibition at the Inspired by… gallery at The Moors National Park Centre, Danby.

York artist’s solo show is a London debut

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9:41am Thursday 21st August 2014

YORK artist Jenny Eden is popping down to London to set up her first significant solo show outside her home city.

Le Tour Yorkshire: Contemporary Paintings of the Northern Route, McGee gallery, until September 1

York Press: Ails McGee with some of the work by Richard Barnes at According to McGee. Pic: Mike Tipping (9403277)

7:53am Thursday 21st August 2014

A SERIES of Tour de France paintings by a York artist proved so popular that the gallery they were being shown in had to change the name of the exhibition once most of the works were sold.

Fired, Drawn, Painted exhibition, Pickering Memorial Hall, August 29 to September 1

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8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A PICKERING artist is teaming up with the two people who inspired her career for a three-day showcase of their work. Kezy Feaster is exhibiting her work along side Sally and Brian Tozer at Pickering Memorial Hall from August 29 to September 1.

That Vile Train: World War One Ambulance Train Travel, Scarborough Art Gallery, August 29

York Press:

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE next in a series of lunchtime talks at Scarborough Art Gallery focuses is on the ambulance trains of the First World War.

Human Emotion, Kunsthuis Gallery, Dutch House, Crayke, until August 24

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12:51pm Thursday 14th August 2014

HUMAN Emotion is the theme and title of a new exhibition of "people's portraits" at Kunsthuis Gallery, at the Dutch House cafe and wildlife garden in Crayke, near Easingwold.

Series of imaginative sculptures go on show in Stillingfleet

York Press: A willow sculpture of acrobats, by Carole Beavis, at Stillingfleet Lodge Garden. Pic: Mike Tipping (9250904)

12:27pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A tranquil setting in the heart of a picture postcard garden will feature a series of imaginative sculptures designed to exhibit a flavour of Yorkshire summer.

ArtsBarge Riverside Festival, Tower Gardens, York, August 15 and 17

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11:52am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE ArtsBarge Riverside Festival promises Sofas, Sangria And Sunshine from tomorrow until Sunday at Tower Gardens, York.

York Photographic Society annual exhibition, York Medical Society Rooms, 23 Stonegate, York, August 16-17

York Press: Unnamed jetty, Piers and Jetties series by Carol Emmott

2:26pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A JETTY stretches out into the still waters of a lake, a tree poised at the tip as though in a moment of reflection; a man hurries up steps at York Railway Station, oblivious to the looped symmetry of railings and rafters around him; a puffin peers into the camera, its face seemingly elongated by the intensity of its gaze.

Artist Margaret Clarkson brings back memories

York Press: Nostalgia Artist Margaret Clarkson Visits Fastframe

9:46am Friday 8th August 2014

Yorkshire born Margaret Clarkson, a finalist for a number of years, in the Fine Art Trade Guild ‘Best Selling Artist’, returns to Fast Frame Gallery on Gillygate,York, on Saturday August 9th.

Within This Landscape - audio walk with art installations at Coxwold

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12:10pm Thursday 7th August 2014

IT begins at The Fauconberg Arms pub in Coxwold and ends in the village churchyard where Hannah Davies's mother is buried.

Yorkshire Art Trail, Helmsley Summer Celebration, August 2

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3:52pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THE Yorkshire Art Trail will paint a picture of life in the Broad Acres at Helmsley’s Summer Celebration on Saturday (August 2).

Summer Exhibition, Pyramid Gallery, York, August 1 to September 2

York Press: Miranda Lowe with Terry Brett at Pyramid Gallery - Monday 28 July 2014 (8706827)

12:52pm Thursday 31st July 2014

PYRAMID Gallery will play host to a Meet The Artists evening from 6pm tomorrow at the Summer Exhibition launch at Terry Brett's art space in Stonegate, York.

York Early Music Festival paintings to go on show at Christmas

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8:16am Wednesday 30th July 2014

ARTIST Alfred Huckett has completed his residency at the York Early Music Festival, during which he became a familiar sight as he painted during rehearsals and performances.

Artist in residence Alfred Huckett takes notes

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2:49pm Thursday 24th July 2014

CAN you capture music in paint?

Jo Walton’s exhibition of Rust prints, Fossgate Social, York, until August 31

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2:45pm Thursday 24th July 2014

RUST has struck already at a new Fossgate café bar in York, but in a good way.

Artist John Newling seeks paradise in York

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3:10pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

IF you could build a 21st Century Eden, what would be on your wish list? Nottingham installation artist John Newling is posing this question throughout July in his city-centre residency in St Helen’s Square, York, culminating in a series of public events over the next week.


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