Art Connections is a Chrysalis Arts project providing a range of services for visual artists in York, North Yorkshire and beyond.



The latest news concerning Art Connections events and activities.

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    New Training Programme for Artists & Makers in 2018

    As part of our Art Connections professional development training, we are launching a new programme of support for visual artists in 2018. This will include: ADVICE SESSIONS WITH CURATORS A chance to discuss your work and practice with an experienced …
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    1:1 Advice Sessions for Artists

    19 October, The Art Depot, Gargrave Cost: £25 / £15 unwaged or emerging artists – within first three years of practice.  FULLY BOOKED As part of the Contemporary Artists in Rural Contexts training and development programme, Chrysalis …
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    Rural Contexts Seminar II

    Thursday 12 October, 2017 11am – 4.15pm Victoria Hall, Settle Cost: £35 Discounted cost for unwaged and emerging artists* £28. Buffet lunch included in the cost.  *within first three years of practice This is the second in a series of …
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    Following successful fundraising, we’re delighted that Art Unpacked is back. The first exhibition in the new series is Marvellous Mechanicals, which will open at The Art Depot, as part of North Yorkshire Open Studios.  MARVELLOUS …
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    A chance to discuss your work with an experienced curator in a private and supportive setting. Each session lasts approximately 45mins. Places are limited – early booking is advised. Cost: £25 1:1 ADVICE SESSIONS FOR MAKERS with Artistic Director, …
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