Tag: Leeds Art Gallery

Posts

A clay sculpture of grey torsos attached to each other, and different coloured hands coming out of the sleeves

Jill McKnight: Desire Lines commission with Leeds Art Gallery and the British Library

, ,
Artist Jill McKnight describes the process behind creating the Desire Lines exhibition, influenced by Leeds Art Gallery’s collection and the British Library's sound archive.

Events

A sculpture and paintings by Jill McKnight on display in Leeds Art Gallery

Drawing Sound with Jill McKnight

,
Join artist Jill McKnight for a relaxed listening and drawing workshop in the gallery.
Film equipment including headphones, a clapper board and jack cable against a white background

Easter school holidays: Finding extra-ordinary people

, , ,
Pick-up a family trail and find film characters in the artworks on display. Held in association with Leeds Young Film.
A surreal hat inspired by Eileen Agar made from straw, shells and other natural materials

Eileen Agar: Surreal Hat Making

,
Take a closer look at Eileen Agar's 'Ceremonial hat for eating Bouillabaisse' to inspire your own surreal hat making in this creative, relaxing workshop.
©Estate of Eileen Agar

Eileen Agar and Surrealism

,
Join esteemed art historian Frances Spalding for her talk ‘Eileen Agar and Surrealism’.
An abstract painting in bright colours by Eileen Agar

Talk Series: Curator Laura Smith on Eileen Agar

,
Join us for a live talk with curator Laura Smith, who curated the Eileen Agar exhibition at Whitechapel Gallery.