Arts and Crafts

Derby Arts & Crafts Fayre Launches in Derby

Posted on 17th Jul 2013

The first in a monthly series of arts and crafts fayres will be held in the Derby Market Hall in the Cathedral Quarter on Saturday July 27 – featuring unique items from the region’s crafters and makers.

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Artists Smith & Hersey take over disused Chocolate Factory for 1 month during July

Posted on 1st Jul 2013

Internationally acclaimed British artists Ivan Smith and Nick Hersey have taken over a disused industrial site in the heart of Derbyshire, to carry out a month long artistic residency during which they will create artworks, performances and documentary work in their unique collaborative style.

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Creative Workshops at Banks Mill Studios

Posted on 21st Jun 2013

Banks Mill artists have collaborated to produce a programme of creative workshops, all being delivered from their studios at Banks Mill.  

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'Memory Room' Art Installation Opens A Door To The Past

Posted on 3rd Jun 2013

Photographs that captured long forgotten moments, well used pieces of furniture and trinkets that were once much loved, have been bought together by a University of Derby student to form a striking installation art piece for her final year degree show.

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Call For Submissions New Mills Arts Trail 2013

Posted on 8th May 2013

New Mills Arts are now accepting submissions, proposals and ideas for ‘art-in-windows’, ‘pop-up galleries’, ‘buildings of historical/architectural interest’ and ‘art-on-the-street’ for New Mills Arts Trail 2013!

From Life - Tony Hall

Posted on 27th Apr 2013

Buxton Museum invites you all to see the new exhibition from Tony Hall, titled "From Life"

Five Minutes with... Mark Langley

Posted on 22nd Apr 2013

Guest writer Ruth Gray caught up with artist, Mark Langley

Barbara Colbert

Posted on 16th Apr 2013

Evolve is the current exhibition at the Royal Derby Hospital as part of the Spring/ Summer programme for Air Arts. The dramatic work of Barbara Colbert features in the bright space of the Kings Treatment Centre at the hospital. 

Fi Burke

Posted on 15th Apr 2013

Air Arts current exhibition Evolve celebrates Banks Mill as part of the Spring/ Summer programme. Fi Burke's charming childhood photographs feature in the Royal Derby Hospital corridors until August 2013. 

Stalls available as part of Belper Open Houses Arts Trail

Posted on 15th Apr 2013

Artists are invited to show off and sell their arts and crafts at The Fleet in Belper.

Art Exhibition at Britannia Mill Campus

Posted on 8th Apr 2013

The University of Derby Creative Expressive Therapies (CET) students are celebrating the end of their degree with a final Art exhibition, based upon the theme ‘Statement as Image’. 

Local sculptor unveils public art for new housing development in Derby

Posted on 29th Mar 2013

Ilkeston based sculptor Rachel Carter, who is a regular fixture at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show has unveiled a sculpture for a brand new residential area on the outskirts of Derby.