West Yorkshire Print Workshop

West Yorkshire Print Workshop
75A Huddersfield Road
Mirfield
West Yorkshire
WF14 8AT
England

Website

www.wypw.org

E-mail

info@wypw.org

Telephone

01924 497 646

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Based in Mirfield, the West Yorkshire Print Workshop is an open access printmaking facility and gallery.

We also run a regular programme of specialist printmaking courses and other related activities including arts and crafts activities and workshops for young people. We support artists and creative businesses by providing printmaking facilities, affordable studio spaces and exhibiting opportunities for members.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Artist studio or collective

Opening hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 10.30am - 6.00pm
Saturday 10.30am - 3.00pm

Admission charges

Free

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
White and yellow Abstract reclining figures

WYPW Exhibition- GROUNDED: Henry Moore - John Piper - Graham Sutherland

  • 14 February — 4 April 2015 *on now

We are extremely pleased to announce the details of our forthcoming exhibition GROUNDED, which brings to West Yorkshire a carefully selected collection of prints by three of the most prolific and revered British artists of the last century- Henry Moore, John Piper and Graham Sutherland. The exhibition draws together lithographs, etchings and screen prints produced between 1950 and 1986, which expose the artists’ shared interest in metamorphosis and desire to fuse the characteristics of the human form with those of the natural landscape. Whilst striving to capture and distil the essence of human presence throughout the post-war period, printmaking became a way for these three artists to test their ideas, which often involved blurring the boundaries between anthropomorphic figuration and geological study. This display at West Yorkshire Print Workshop will serve to present the disparate outcomes of such trials, and celebrate the expressive potential they each found in cultivating ambiguity between figure and ground.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
A mountain range with snowy peaks, with a standing rabbit looking out towards them.

"It's cold up North" FREE Easter half-term, Disability Art activity.

  • 13 April 2015 1-4pm

"It's Cold up North" is our latest FREE Easter half-term, Multi-Sensory Art activity for Young People with a Disability.

“As we head to the mountains in search of a rare species of rabbit, join our adventure and help us make a documentary!”

Come along, have some fun and meet new people.

A safe, positive and well supported environment with fully accessible venue and facilities.

The activity will be led by artists Becky Newbould, Jan Benham and Andy Burton (musician)

All sessions are FREE but must be booked by contacting West Yorkshire Print Workshop...

Tel: 01924 497646
Email: info@wypw.org

Suitable for

  • 7-10
  • 18+

Website

http://www.wypw.org/blog/book-place-free-easter-half-term-multi-sensory-activity-young-people-disability/

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