Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Design




David Ainley. A Lead Landscape, Grey Shaft, 2017

Art and Design visiting speaker: David Ainley

7th March 2018, 4.00pm5.00pm

Artist David Ainley speaks on Radical Landscape - Mining, Quarrying and Process in Painting.
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Paint North: exhibition at Ladybeck Project Space

28th February 20184th March 2018

Demonstrating the vitality, ambition and possibilities of contemporary painting, twenty-eight of the U.K.’s most interesting painters exhibit in Leeds for the first time as part of Paint North.
Work by Gillian Holding, Anamnesis series acrylic/ mixed me

Art and Design visiting speaker: Gillian Holding

21st February 2018, 4.00pm5.00pm

Gillian Holding was born in Chester, UK, and is based variously in Leeds, London and Paris. She maintains a studio with, and is a trustee of, East Street Arts, Leeds. 

Talking Stone: Finding meaning in the landscape of Ilkley Moor

17th February 201825th February 2018

Talking Stone follows artist Filippa Dobson's quest to find meaning in the landscape of Ilkley Moor.
Edwina Fitzpatrick

Art and Design visiting speaker: Edwina Fitzpatrick

14th February 2018, 4.00pm5.00pm

Edwina Fitzpatrick is a UK based artist, whose work explores the living environment, especially in regard to mutability and change.
What is the space of a line?

What is a space of a line?

13th February 201812th March 2018

Artists from around the globe have been invited to imaginatively engage with the question What is a space of a line? within the confines of the space of the picture postcard.

Postgraduate Open Day 2018

2nd February 2018, 10.00am3.00pm

Discover why more than 9,000 students choose to study a postgraduate degree at the University of Leeds.


12th January 201817th February 2018

Anamnesis features a collection of artwork by Art and Design students and recent alumni surrounding the theme of memory and loss of memory.

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