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Bewerley Croft’s Grand Day Out

An integral part of the Moving On project is to connect the groups to cultural opportunities which are on their doorstep.  Our work with Bewerley Croft has seen them explore and experiment with sculpture through wire and clay, alongside artists Van Nong and Christina Ingram and so it felt like a trip to the Yorkshire…

ACE National Portfolio (Good News!)

Artlink was very happy to hear this week that we are remaining part of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio.  We are extremely grateful for this recognition of our work and look forward to developing even more artistic opportunities with the many diverse communities we work with.  You can follow the journey right here on our website!…

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Trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Sylvie Fourcin, our Director, went on a group trip to YSP recently, and had this to say: ‘The project at Ripon House was a truly inspiring and transformational one. Artists Becky Cherriman and Milena Dragic used creative writing techniques as well as printing and textile painting to inspire and engage a group of women who…

The Curator came for tea with Studio 3

Our Wednesday art group, Studio 3, are being inspired by JS Cotman’s work, especially in Yorkshire. Theodore from Leeds Art Gallery came to tea with them at Artlink in March and had a fantastic afternoon. As the group made their sketches, Theodore looked on fascinated at how everyone had a different take, picked out a…

Rosebank Rangers at Artlink

Charlie Wooll-Rivers had this to say about their time here: ‘Hyde Park Source have been using the space at Artlink for a few years and have just started to use it for our Rangers group over the winter period. The space is ideally located right next to the Rosebank and has great access. The space…

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Good news!

Exciting news at Artlink, here’s a message from Sylvie our Director: ‘We are delighted with the success of our application to the Big Lottery Fund Grant- Reaching Communities, for #MovingOn, a three year project with vulnerable adults.’ This is due to start in April 2017 in leeds, more details to follow.

Exhibition on now at Seven Arts

Artlink presents an exhibition of work produced by LiLAC participants (all of whom live in Progress Housing Group properties) who are adults with learning disabilities.  The process began with participants creating mono-prints, which were then used as a focus for various imaginative exercises, led by artist Becky Cherriman, ending with words on stones. Please come…

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