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black and white etching of the Infirmary in 1868, looking very grand, with people on horses and carriages in the roads.

Leeds Infirmary and the 1868 National Exhibition

In May 1968 the Leeds Infirmary (now the Leeds General Infirmary) opened its doors at its current location on Great George Street. However, its first visitors were not in need of medical attention but art lovers.

Events

Artist Zadie Xa appears against a fictional background in purple tones. She is joined by various animal guides including a fox and gull and wearing an orca headpiece

Zadie Xa: Moon Poetics 4 Courageous Earth Critters and Dangerous Day Dreamers

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This Spring Leeds Art Gallery celebrates reopening with a new exhibition from artist Zadie Xa. Moon Poetics 4 Courageous Earth Critters and Dangerous Day Dreamers, marks the artist’s first UK solo exhibition.

Workshops

2 visitors are looking at a portrait wall in an art gallery. The works on display range from classical to contemporary paintings, many of which are bright in colour.

Virtual Classroom: Art Encounters Live

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Enjoy an interactive visit to Leeds Art Gallery and get-up close to artworks featured in our current displays and exhibitions.
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